Tag: education

28 Nov 2013 · by Zai Divecha
We wanted to give a shout-out to Indiana University for reaching a major milestone: 50,000 Box users! Noah Gumz, a sophomore studying Outdoor Recreation, Parks, and Human Ecology, was the 50,000th person at IU to sign up for Box. In the month since IU reached this milestone, user numbers have...
07 Aug 2013 · by Robin Daniels
The education industry is seeing the same technology trends as other industries: BYOD, a move to the cloud and more mobile and social communication. And as in other industries, Education IT departments are often challenged in providing technology solutions to their organizations. Not only do they...
07 Aug 2013 · by Emily Wright
Those of you who are familiar with Box history may know that the company got its start in a college dorm room. Or rather, two dorm rooms. Co-founders Aaron Levie and Dylan Smith were sophomores at USC and Duke, respectively, when they decided to create a better way to share files online. Both were...
05 Sep 2012
Like it or not, working with hard copies – like receipts, expense reports and invoices – is still something many of us have to deal with pretty frequently. If you're used to working in the cloud like we are, you know having your data on paper makes sharing, analyzing and storing your important...
15 Jul 2012 · by Sameera Gutta
Over the last year, we've seen a bunch of different industries start moving to the cloud in droves, like construction, government and finance, just to name a few. More recently, we've noticed educational institutions – like University of Michigan – making the switch, too. With all the notes,...
27 Jan 2011
Pepperdine Student, Steve Padis, was tired of using outdated, inefficient tools to collaborate with his classmates. His professor was using thumb drives and CDs to distribute and collect exam information from his class - a process that was complicated, expensive and not at all user-friendly. What...
22 Sep 2008 · by Sean Rose
It all starts somewhere. Whether you're a doctor, an artist, a lawyer, an entrepreneur or a budding student, someone has taught and provided you with valuable lessons and inspiration that have guided you along the way. For most of us, that someone has been a teacher. And let's face it - society...