iHW app requests that students, faculty disclose their location data

iHW app requests that students, faculty disclose their location data

The administration and the IT department worked in conjunction to update the iHW app on Aug. 18, adding an automatic check-in and check-out feature that tracks whether or not students are present on campus. After receiving multiple iHW notifications asking them to enable location tracking, upperclassmen raised concerns about the app and the potential privacy […]

Update to ID card app fixes technical issues

An update to the Harvard-Westlake electronic ID app for iPhones should fix issues with the app not working properly, Director of Computer Services Dave Ruben said. For many iPhone users, the app shut down immediately after opening. Students can download the updated versions of the app by logging onto the URL, www.hw.com/students/On-Campus-Technology and going to […]

Scheduling app available for free download

Almost 60 percent of the student body has downloaded the iHW smartphone application developed by Jonathan Burns ’14 since it was published on Sept. 13. Head of Upper School Audrius Barzdukas announced Sept. 16 that Burns had created the app for use by the school. Burns began the project at the end of the 2013 […]