BEAVERTON, Ore., Feb. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To expand data-collection possibilities in the science classroom, Vernier Software & Technology, the leading worldwide innovator of real-time sensor data-collection, graphing, and analysis tools for science education, has developed LabQuest Stream™. This wireless and USB sensor interface allows students to collect scientific data from multiple sensors with a mobile device, Chromebook™, or computer. LabQuest Stream provides educators the freedom and flexibility to collect data using a wide variety of computing platforms, and it is compatible with more than 50 Vernier sensors.
"LabQuest Stream provides teachers an enormous amount of flexibility, offering wireless compatibility via Bluetooth and wired compatibility via USB," said John Wheeler, CEO of Vernier Software & Technology. "Technology platforms in the science classroom—from computers, to Chromebooks or tablets—are rapidly evolving. LabQuest Stream provides educators a versatile option, compatible with a wide range of sensors, all supported by Vernier's unmatched stellar service for education."
Supported software includes Vernier Graphical Analysis™ apps, Logger Pro, and Logger Lite software. The interface's five sensor ports support a wide array of Vernier sensors for conducting multi-variable experiments and data-logging activities. Students can use LabQuest Stream to collect up to 10,000 samples per second using wireless functionality or up to 100,000 samples per second when using USB connectivity.
LabQuest Stream includes a high-capacity, rechargeable battery allowing teachers to conduct multiple lab experiments each day.
To learn more about LabQuest Stream, visit http://www.vernier.com/products/interfaces/lq-stream/.
About Vernier Software & Technology
Vernier Software & Technology has been the leading innovator of scientific data-collection technology for 35 years. Focused on science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM), Vernier is dedicated to developing creative ways to teach and learn using hands-on science. Vernier creates easy-to-use and affordable science interfaces, sensors, and graphing/analysis software. With worldwide distribution to over 130 countries, Vernier data loggers are used by educators and students from elementary school to University. Vernier technology-based solutions enhance STEM education, increase learning, build students' critical thinking skills, and support the science and engineering practices detailed in the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS). The Vernier business culture is grounded in Earth-friendly policies and practices, and the company provides a family-friendly workplace. For more information, visit http://www.vernier.com.
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