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MTR Update October 2016

Monthly Mobile Technology Resource Update – October 2016.

Once again, I would like to thank all those who contributed resources for the Mobile Technology Resource following last month’s update e-mail.

There are currently, 50 Apps and 167 registered users.

We have again randomly chosen an app for the App of the Month feature. Visit http://karten-network.org.uk/blog/2013/10/03/app-of-the-month/ to find out which app it is.

What are your favorite apps? Let me know, perhaps it will be the next app of the month.

We are looking forward to the Karten Network Events in the coming weeks. These events are ideal opportunities for, networking, sharing knowledge and ideas and catching up with colleagues. If you have not already done so, please book your place by visiting: http://karten-network.org.uk/events/

As always if you have any guides or other resources that can be shared with the network, please do so too.

<a href=”http://karten-network.org.uk/”>The Mobile Technology Resource</a> can be found under the “Members” tab. If you are not logged in and click on that link it will prompt you to login.

If you have forgotten your password you can create a new password. You do this by going to: <a href=”http://karten-network.org.uk/wp-login.php?action=lostpassword”>http://karten-network.org.uk/wp-login.php?action=lostpassword</a>
and entering either your user name or e-mail address.

If you have not been added as a user to the Mobile Technology Resource or wish to have additional logins for your organisation, please contact me.

Should you require an help, or have any questions or comments please feel free to e-mail me: martin@karten-network.org.uk

Until next month, best wishes,

Martin

Karten Trustees News – September 2016

In September 2016, Trustees agreed funding for additional equipment at 5 of our existing Karten Centres. Successful UK Centres were: Action for Blind People Bristol; Aspire; Jewish Care; Queen Elizabeth’s Foundation, and the Centre for Deaf Blind People in Israel was also supported. In addition Trustees agreed to establish 3 new Karten Centres. The Daisy Chain Project and Motor Neurone Disease Association in the UK and Shalva in Israel.

Trustees will meet in March 2017 to consider the next round of applications. Deadlines for completed applications to be with Dawn (UK) and Debbie (Israel) is 20 January 2017. If you are planning on submitting an application please ensure we are aware as soon as possible as this will enable us to support you as effectively as possible.

Karten Trustees News – March 2016

In March 2016 the Trustees agreed funding at:

Linkage College’s Toynton and Weelsby campuses, Lincolnshire – additional equipment funded to upgrade equipment in the existing Karten Centres.

QAC Birmingham – additional equipment funded to develop a facility for students to learn about building PCs and networking.

Victoria House, Hull – funding was agreed for a new Centre to provide services as part of the Disabilities Trust’s Connectability Project.

A reminder that Trustees meet to consider funding applications in March and September each year.  The deadline for submission of September 2016 applications to Dawn (UK) or Debbie (Israel) is 15 July.  Please ensure you let us know if you are planning on submitting an application, as this will give us the best opportunity to discuss your proposal and support you throughout the process.

MTR Update August 2016

Monthly Mobile Technology Resource Update.

Again, I would like to thank all those who contributed resources for the Mobile Technology Resource following last month’s update e-mail.

There are currently, 43 Apps, 4 User Guides, 9 Links to external resources and, 1 Training Material item.

The number of registered users on the Mobile Technology Resource has increased from 162 to 163.

We have also decided to bring back the App of the Month feature. This month we have randomly chosen an app. Visit http://karten-network.org.uk/blog/2013/10/03/app-of-the-month/ to find out which app it is.

What is your favorite app? Which app or apps do you think should be the app of the month? Let me know.

If you have any guides or other resources that can be shared with the network, please add them to the Mobile Technology Resource, or send them to me to add them.

The Mobile Technology Resource can be found under the “Members” tab. If you are not logged in and click on that link it will prompt you to login.

If you have forgotten your password you can create a new password. You do this by going to: http://karten-network.org.uk/wp-login.php?action=lostpassword
and entering either your user name or e-mail address.

If you have not been added as a user to the Mobile Technology Resource or wish to have additional logins for your organisation, please contact me.

Should you require an help, or have any questions or comments please feel free to e-mail me: martin@karten-network.org.uk

Until next month, best wishes,

Martin

MTR Update July 2016

Welcome to the second Monthly Mobile Technology Resource Update e-mail.

I would like to thank all those who contributed resources for the Mobile Technology Resource following last month’s update e-mail.

June has been a busy month for the mobile technology world with Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference taking place at the beginning of June and the name of Andriod 7 (Nougat) officially being announced yesterday. Be sure to see our next newsletter for more about this.

The number of registered user on the Mobile Technology Resource has increased from 153 to 162 and a number of new apps were added to the app list.

If you have any guides or other resources that can be shared with the network, please add them to the Mobile Technology Resource, or send them to me to add them.

The Mobile Technology Resource can be found under the “Members” tab. If you are not logged in and click on that link it will prompt you to login.

If you have forgotten your password you can create a new password. You do this by going to: http://karten-network.org.uk/wp-login.php?action=lostpassword
and entering either your user name or e-mail address.

If you have not been added as a user to the Mobile Technology Resource or wish to have additional logins  for your organisation, please contact me.

Should you require an help, or have any questions or comments please feel free to e-mail me: martin@karten-network.org.uk

Until next month, best wishes,

Martin