25 novembre 2018

Make sure you’re not investing in zombie AI

Screenshot-2018-4-19 Techno-News BlogTechno-News Blog. Among the throngs of zombie AI systems, though, exist a few quality AI systems. These systems are highly intelligent, and though they have some minor human dependencies, they produce incredibly reliable results. More...

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Artificial Intelligence Is Not A Technology

Screenshot-2018-4-19 Techno-News BlogTechno-News Blog. Artificial intelligence is not a technology. Asking the question whether or not some particular technology is or isn’t AI is missing the point. Artificial intelligence is the journey. It’s the quest for the intelligent machine. More...

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Robots Won’t Replace Instructors, 2 Penn State Educators Argue. Instead, They’ll Help Them Be ‘More Human.’

Screenshot-2018-4-19 Techno-News BlogTechno-News Blog. One way professors can use artificial intelligence is to help find new materials to add to their lessons, said Bowen. An instructor can type in a concept or idea, such as “industrial design,” into the tool his team built, called Eureka!, which acts like a recommendation engine. More...

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7 Ways to Reduce the Cost of an Online Degree

Screenshot-2018-4-19 Techno-News BlogTechno-News Blog. An online degree program can be a big investment. Luckily for 37-year-old northern Virginia resident Grant Clough, his employer offers workers $8,000 per year toward tuition reimbursement for those who choose to continue their education. More...

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Life Is Complicated: Distance Learning Helps

Screenshot-2018-4-19 Techno-News BlogTechno-News Blog. Many of these students are traditional age. But for adult students (generally defined as those 25 and over, working full-time jobs or with parenting responsibilities) online education is a particularly attractive option. More...

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Why Today’s Professionals Are Taking The Career Road Less Traveled

Screenshot-2018-4-19 Techno-News BlogTechno-News Blog. edX research found that 29% of Americans ages 25 to 44 have completely changed fields since starting their first job post-college. More...

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MIT-developed AI learns language like a child does

Screenshot-2018-4-19 Techno-News BlogTechno-News Blog. When you teach language to AI systems, you typically use annotations that describe how words work. But that’s not practical in many cases — even if everybody agrees on those annotations, they often take a lot of time to produce and can still seem unnatural. More...

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The future of work won’t be about college degrees, it will be about job skills

Screenshot-2018-4-19 Techno-News BlogTechno-News Blog. According to the survey Freelancing in America 2018, released Wednesday, 93 percent of college-educated freelancers say their skill training is more useful in the work they are doing now than their college training. More...

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Khan Academy Takes on Civics and U.S. History

Screenshot-2018-4-19 Techno-News BlogTechno-News Blog. The Khan Academy has launched a new series of videos focused on civics for students in K-12 and higher education — and anybody else interested in learning how government works in the United States. More...

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APLU Develops 6-Step Guide for Implementing Adaptive Courseware

Screenshot-2018-4-19 Techno-News BlogTechno-News Blog. Drawing on the experience of eight public universities involved in a multi-year adaptive learning pilot program, the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) has created a six-step guide for implementing adaptive courseware. More...

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