Manzana News

08Jun 2014

After many months of development, Xorro has launched their Q-Bank service. Now, any Xorro-Q user can manage all questions ever created for activities in Q, share these with other users (either within the Institution or globally), and import questions from other users.  Tag and categorise questions so you and others will find them instantly next time; organise […]

18Feb 2014

It has never been easier to instantly assess your students’ ability to interpret an image (a map, diagram, photo, x-ray etc).  Xorro-Q’s “Clickable Image” question type allows you to select and import an image; click to draw “hotspots” on the image; optionally decide on scores to allocate for students clicking on the various zones.  Next […]

01Nov 2013

Bay of Plenty District Health Board recently deployed a 2Touch 84″ interactive display in one of their meeting rooms. We followed up with Jacky Maaka of the Administrative Support Arm, to see how the new technology is being used.

01Nov 2013

Kindergarten goes 2Touch 

November 1, 2013

Children attending Oratia Kindergarten love the thrill of using their new 2Touch IWB. 

30Oct 2013

Xorro-Q takes the Lead 

October 30, 2013

With Xorro’s latest Q-Launcher, released 26 August 2013, presenters can now display a real-time Leaderboard to add contest and game qualities to their activities.

30Oct 2013

Wordwall Goes Browser 

October 30, 2013

Wordwall has just announced the release of a subscription access to their popular Wordwall activities. Now students can access Wordwall activities from any browser-capable device. To complement the service, Wordwall is introducing new Android based devices pre-loaded with Wordwall subscriptions…..

06Aug 2013

On July 30, Massey University hosted a panel of experts to discuss the country’s leading economic issues.  Attended by over 100 people from the University and business, the session was made interactive using Xorro-Q to gauge audience opinions on the questions during the panel contributions. 

15Jul 2013

Xorro-Q with Pictures! 

July 15, 2013

Users of the web-based Xorro-Q audience response solution can now add images into their activities. All interaction types now support images. Audience participants receive the images on their browser devices (cellphones, tablets, i-Pads, laptops etc) and can respond to questions directly. All audience responses can be displayed in real-time or downloaded for later analysis.