If you haven’t realized, maybe you have been sleeping under a rock, but technology is taking over this world. Here at Mirambell Realty we are promoting all of  our Realtors to use iPads in the field and with their clients.  The wave is catching on in this market and is seamless for our transactions.  If we don’t get on board now in our industry, soon enough these graduates (story below) who have completed their schooling on iPads will be taking over.

NEW YORK — Los Angeles’ school system, the second largest in the country, is ordering iPads for all its students, handing Apple a major success in its quest to make the tablet computer a replacement for textbooks.

The Los Angeles Board of Education on Tuesday approved the purchase of $30 million worth of iPads as the first part of a multi-year commitment. It found that the iPad was the least expensive option that met its specifications.

Apple says the initial order is for more than 31,000 iPads. The Los Angeles Unified School District has more than 640,000 students in kindergarten through 12th grade.

The textbooks will be delivered through an application from Pearson, a major publisher.

Read more: http://neworleanscitybusiness.com/blog/2013/06/19/los-angeles-to-give-every-student-an-ipad-30m-order/#ixzz2WsgD4DG0