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The Tuff-Luv Multi-View Napa Leather Case to Protect Your New Apple iPad

The new Apple iPad, is indeed a stylish and technologically advanced gadget and having just made your decision to purchase don’t you just love it! The iPad is new age technology all on its own built like an iPhone but more a computer. It’s new and shiny and don’t you just like the feel of it? Most probably you will have spent a few hundred dollars or more and therefore you will want to take special care to protect and safeguard your new Apple iPad Tablet and so it makes good sense to spend just a few dollars more on some important accessories.

The sensible first step is to get yourself an iPad case or a sleeve to protect your precious iPad from scratching and dust and just in case of course you happen to drop your new found baby.OK perhaps you think it will never happen but think again, it happens, trust me, it happens! As the iPad is a popular product there is a huge range of iPad carry cases to choose from. Prices range from around $15 but pay a little more and you’ll get good quality, after all this is an expensive piece of kit and it is worth spending a few bucks more to keep it looking good surely?

A good quality and an elegant case for your iPad is the Tuff-Luv Napa Multi-view Leather Case Cover made from the highest grade authentic napa leather. You can also use it as an iPad stand with multi view angle that has 5 settings from 20 degrees to 70 degrees, so no matter where you are, you can stand your iPad case and compute away without fear that your precious iPad will get scratched or damaged.

The Tuff-Luv case also has a secure flap to ensure that your iPad is safe when you pack it in your bag or pouch. With a variety of colors to choose from, you cannot go wrong with this one, not only are you protecting your newest investment with the best leather case around, you are also getting a snap stand that lets you stand your iPad and use it at angle that is most suitable for you.

The leather case is a must for your iPad. Whether on your lap, on on your desk, a coffee table or wherever you place your iPad, maximize the capability of your precious gadget with the state of the art, snap-n case from Tuff-Luv. This high quality leather, versatile snap-stand lets you pick your viewing angle,simply flip the cover and snap the stand up and you can have a relaxed viewing position. Most importantly of course you’ll get that screen protection too from dust, scratches and nicks.

Tuff Luv has revolutionized the way iPad is protected and used. This new line of authentic napa leather creation for your iPad combines innovation, classic elegance and style along with full protection too. The reinforced screen cover flaps makes sure that your screen is protected from any damage. Protect your iPad from the wear and tear of everyday life with the Tuff-Luv leather case cover now.

Having spent a lot of time choosing the best technology around and spent a few hundred bucks to get it, why settle for anything less than the best protection available for your iPad. It’s stylish and sleek so you don’t sacrifice your style for protection. Decide on only the best, settle only for the protection that you’ll get with the Tuff-Luv Leather Case.

New Technology In Education

Not every person would recognize the structure and approach to learning in the standard classroom these days. More and more schools are turning to technology to help teachers teach and students learn. There are laptops and iPads in the hands of students and whiteboards that teachers and students can operate like a computer with a simple touch of the finger. New technology in education continues to grow, so it is fitting that schools seek to implement it into their programs. Some of the latest technology trends that you might find in the classroom include a flipped classroom, using text messages to engage students, utilizing blogs for learning, and even sites on which to store and share study materials.

A flipped classroom is one type of new technology in education that is becoming increasingly popular. Imagine if you could listen to your teacher’s lecture at home and then go to school to do your homework. That is exactly what a flipped classroom does. Teachers post their own videos where students can access them from home. Students are responsible to listen to and study the lecture, then come to the classroom ready to do their coursework. It allows for more one on one interaction with the teacher by simply taking the lecture time out of the classroom.

Some teachers are also embracing text messaging in certain instances. In the appropriate setting, text messages allow teachers to reach all students-even those who might otherwise be a little too shy to speak up in class. With text messages, every student can voice his or her opinion on a given subject. It also helps to keep students engaged in the lesson as opposed to using their text messages as a distraction.

Blogs are also a new technology in education. Teachers are helping students to learn how to use blogs to document school projects, such as science experiments. This is usually done with special blog software that lets kids do this in a safe and secure environment rather than exposing kids to a regular internet accessed blog right away.

Schools can even provide students and teachers with a secure site on which they can share notes, videos, and more. Study materials and teaching resources can be made easily available for students and teachers in a given network to share and access, making learning and teaching even more accessible.

New technology in education brings learning and teaching to an entirely new level. The items listed above are just a few of the latest technological education trends. Only the future can tell where it will lead students and teachers next.

Implementing New Technology at Your Site

My primary care physician, the last time I was in for a checkup, had not adopted ePrescribing or started using an electronic health record (EHR). My understanding is that the medical group to which he belongs had not rolled out these capabilities to him yet but was planning to do so. Hopefully, this summer when I see him again he will be plugged into the electronic health record that the group is adopting. Although he may not be happy about having to adapt to this new way of working, I will be happy because it provides another layer of safety for me as a patient. For instance, the risks of miscommunication between my doctor and my pharmacy will be greatly reduced. From my experience as a quality and productivity expert, I know that there will be many benefits for his practice group. As the American Medical Association has shown in a white paper my physician may not be spending much less time handling prescriptions, but his office staff surely will. Overall, there will be a significant gain in productivity and safety for the office.

After examining this example of the adoption of technology at my physician’s office group I recognize several challenges that the group faces, many of which are common to any enterprise adopting new technology faces, including not just healthcare providers but also small businesses and nonprofit organizations:

· Will the new technology increase productivity?

· Will there be a positive return on investment?

· Will the new technology improve patient safety?

· If the technology is adopted, how should it be rolled out or implemented?

These challenges and questions should not be faced by just one person. Rather, a team with effective leadership should undertake the responsibility. The team should use a formal problem solving approach such as Plan-Do-Check-Act to insure success. One of the first things that the team should do is determine why the technology should be adopted. That is, it should clearly state the goals for the adoption. Perhaps the technology is mandated by an accrediting body or government body. This is the case for ePrescribing as CMS has mandated its adoption by the beginning of this year or physicians will be penalized. Another example is the case of my auto mechanic, Arie Nol Auto Center; his business is adopting new technological tools so that he can repair newer autoes that have many complex computer-based electronic components, thus remaining competitive.

The technology should not be adopted if a good case cannot be made for doing so. This is the approach of Toyota Motor Systems, which first maximizes the effectiveness of any of its manufacturing processes that use human labor before adopting any robotic machinery on the floor. Using this approach it has stayed atop of quality when compared to other auto manufacturers. This year Consumers Reports placed Toyota first in 6 or 10 of categories of autoes.

If a team decides to adopt a piece of technology or software it should next set up a detailed plan for adoption. One of the elements of the plan is the identification of measures of success. In the opening illustration I identified two measures: will the technology increase productivity and will it increase patient safety? The AMA stated that it would but each site should go beyond the research reports and measure its own success in implementation. Another measure that a team may want to examine is patient or customer satisfaction. Physicians implementing an EHR should see how it affects patient satisfaction.

Next the team should create a detailed plan for implementing the technology. The plan should include collecting baseline data for the measures of success that it has identified, a detailed listing of steps in the implementation and the identification of a leader of the implementation. For larger businesses or medical groups the steps of implementation should focus on first having a limited rollout of the technology to a group that is eager to try it; this way, if the rollout cannot reach the goals that it has set the failure will be much less costly. Imagine the cost to a business if it does not experiment first and the supplier of the technology mislead the group on the capacity of the technology!

During the implementation of the technology the leader should continuously collect data on the measures that the team has identified. This way adjustments can be made to the implementation if necessary or the project can be terminated if it can be seen that it will end poorly.

If the implementation goes well, the team should celebrate its success and then plan how it can make better use of the technology that it has adopted while it rolls it out to the rest of the business or site. Most new technology is complex and fully implementing its features takes time. In fact, a business or healthcare provider may never use all of the capabilities of a product. For example, I purchased an iPad2 several months ago and I am still learning about some of it capabilities for my business. I anticipate learning much more so as to increase my own productivity.

Before I close, I would like to mention a couple of sites that review medical apps for physicians, not for patients. One that I recently found and recommend is imedicalapps.com. It reviews apps not just for Apple products but also for Android systems and Blackberry. One feature that I found at this site was that the newest iPad will record dictation and add it to documents. This may be very handy for physicians who do not want to enter data into an EHR during a patient encounter. Apple in its App Store for iPad and iPhone has identified what it considers the top 50 apps for medical professionals. You can find out more about it at http://mobihealthnews.com/13638/.

In conclusion, the adoption of new technology can be daunting. However with effective teams and leadership along with good problem solving techniques the adoption and implementation is quite manageable. Identifying goals and measures and creating a detailed plan of adoption will make the process much smoother, especially to those who are being asked to use the new technology.