31 mars 2019

One Year Closer to the Death of Flash—A Case Study

Techno-News BlogWe’re yet another year closer to the official death of Flash, and while Adobe plans on ending their support of it at the end of 2020, there’s no telling when browsers will pull the plug. More...

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How the Future of Work Will Influence the Future of Learning #DLNchat

Techno-News BlogThe #DLNchat community recently explored this question of work and learning, and while there was some disagreement about how much society can predict about specific jobs in the coming decades, there was agreement about how higher ed institutions can help prepare its students for whatever careers lie ahead. More...

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Bam! 5 tools for project-based learning

Techno-News BlogEducators know project-based learning (PBL) isn’t simply another teaching strategy. Project-based learning gives students deeper learning experiences, and as they apply their knowledge, they develop soft skills such as critical thinking and team work–skills they’ll carry through to college and the workforce. More...

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How Student Expectations Are Driving Digital Transformation

Techno-News BlogChanging student expectations are a key driver of higher education’s digital transformation. In particular, students want a customer experience that is personalized and seamless. More...

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How do you know what news is being written by artificial intelligence, and does it really matter?

Techno-News BlogHow do you know that what you’re reading was actually written by a human? Interesting question considering the times.  As the rise of artificial intelligence (A.I.) begins to creep into more and more facets of life, a conversation over a network – just like this one – can leave some wondering: Am I reading what another human is writing, and how do I know. More...

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Snitch Switch: Smart Assistants With “Moral AI” Could Call Police on Owners Who Break Law

Techno-News BlogSnitch Switch: Smart Assistants With “Moral AI” Could Call Police on Owners Who Break Law. Call it Terminator meets the second-grade tattletale, but some “experts” have suggested that electronic home assistants could be programmed with moral artificial intelligence (AI) that could decide whether to report its owners to the authorities for breaking the law. More...

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Outlook 2019: Tulsa County leads the way in preparing kids for career tech, college while in high school

Techno-News BlogGov. Kevin Stitt has made cooperation among the state’s public education systems a priority for his administration. In his first State of the State address, he called for tearing down the “silos” separating common education, career tech and higher education. More...

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Posties using virtual reality headsets to learn how to avoid being dog attacks

Techno-News BlogRoyal Mail has used the system more then 750 times since November after a string of horrific attacks in which rogue pets have bitten off fingers, thumbs and even a nose. More...

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Popularity of online education grows rapidly in China

Techno-News BlogChina saw rapid growth in online education last year, with the number of users of such services rising 29.7 percent year on year to 201 million, accounting for 24.3 percent of total Internet users, according to a statistical report on Internet development. More...

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Is your campus ready for AI and other technology trends?

Techno-News BlogHave you prepared your campus for augmented reality and artificial intelligence? A survey from the Center for Digital Education (CDE) recently found that college and university leaders are focusing on transforming academics, securing students and data, improving student services, and modernizing IT. More...

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