14 février 2016

Aereo founder’s next business: Wireless gigabit home Internet

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. Millimeter wave tech will achieve high speeds, launching first in Boston. A startup led by the founder of Aereo says it plans to sell wireless Internet service with speeds of 1Gbps in Boston and then other cities. More...

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Online Students Do Not Learn By Video Alone, Finds Study

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. Streamed lectures, it turns out, are a poor replacement for classroom learning. To help students absorb what they hear, add interactive activities to the curriculum. More...

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4 Trends That Will Recharge Higher Ed IT in 2016

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. These ideas and technologies are jolting the education segment from the outside in. Heavy adoption of virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) are at the top of many prediction lists. More...

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What’s Hot, What’s Not in 2016

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. Our expert panelists weigh in on education technology to give us their verdict on which approaches to tech-enabled learning will have a major impact, which ones are stagnating and which ones might be better forgotten entirely. More...

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edX now offers complete programmes online, not just individual courses: CEO Anant Agarwal

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. MOOCs was earlier about creating individual courses in many areas and people could take them for free. Today, we have broken through in many major dimensions. More...

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Tablets to See Slower-Than-Expected Resurgence

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. Tablet sales declined substantially in 2015, but they aren’t down for good, according to one market research firm. More...

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Ramping Up for the 2016 Mobile Explosion With Wave 1 and Wave 2

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. Lorraine Abraham, CIO and library director of Emory and Henry College (VA), is not taking any chances. More...

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How Five EdTech Start-Ups Are Using Big Data To Boost Business Education

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. Education tech companies including Coursera, edX, Udacity and their b-school and university partners are delving deeper into big data analytics to improve teaching and student learning. More...

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EdTech: Mooc Platforms Force B-Schools To Embrace Blended Online/Campus Learning

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. In biz ed, the New Year brings fresh obstacles for the decades’ old institutions trying to stay relevant in a hyper-connected educational landscape. More...

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Turnitin Launches Service Designed to Improve Student Writing

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. Turnitin, best known in education circles for its technology designed to detect plagiarism in students’ papers, has launched a new tool that aims to improve those students’ papers during the writing process. More...

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