09 juin 2019

What Adults With Certificates But No College Degree Say About Their Job Experiences

Techno-News BlogAmerican adults who never completed college but who’ve earned a professional certificate are more likely to be employed and earn more than those without such certifications, according to a new analysis of Gallup polling data. More...

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Drowning in Research Reading? AI Could Help

Techno-News BlogArtificial intelligence that reads journal articles and highlights key findings could help researchers stay on top of the latest research. But the technology isn’t ready for prime time. Using a form of artificial intelligence called a neural network, scientists at MIT and the Qatar Computing Research Institute at Hamad Bin Khalifa University have created technology that can read scientific papers and generate easy-to-read summaries that are just one or two sentences long. More...

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Five Things To Know About AI

Techno-News BlogHere’s what I think is the biggest problem with AI in today’s world: We just don’t have enough people who are educated on how it works and how to leverage it. I think we’re staring right into the face of a looming skills gap. More...

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Ray Schroeder: Plotting the Future of Your Online Program

Techno-News BlogWe are in the midst of a major shake-up in higher education. Dozens of colleges have closed in the past couple of years (hundreds if you include failed for-profit chains). More...

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Rethinking Adaptive Learning in the Age of Cognitive Computing

Techno-News BlogThrough technologies like cognitive computing, systems can be created that can provide targeted education to each individual student. These cognitive systems would be able to know immediately when a student is falling behind and take appropriate action to make sure the student gains a full understanding of concepts being learned. More...

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How to decide if a data science degree is worth it, and choose the right program

Techno-News BlogData science is something that is not just a temporary blip, but something that is going to be needed a lot and for a long time. More...

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Apple CEO Tim Cook: You don’t need a degree to code mobile apps

Techno-News BlogTo lead Apple you could need a degree. But to sell apps on the App Store you certainly don’t, says Tim Cook. Computer-science graduates in the US can expect to pay over $100,000 to get an education and a piece of paper that says they’ve completed a bachelor’s degree. More...

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Report: Girls Outpace Boys in Technology Literacy

Techno-News BlogA new report from the National Center for Educational Statistics digs into the trends in technology and engineering literacy for eighth graders over a four-year period. More...

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Four ways AI is being used for social good

Techno-News BlogThe amount of available data and technology that AI can process intelligently has snowballed as the internet has increasingly integrated with our lives through tablets, phones and wearables. More...

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AI Needs an Ethical Compass. This Tool Can Help

Techno-News BlogToday, data systems and algorithms can be deployed at unprecedented scale and speed—and unintended consequences will affect people with that same scale and speed. More...

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