20 août 2019

AI passes theory of mind test by imagining itself in another’s shoes

Techno-News BlogArtificial intelligence has passed a classic theory of mind test used with chimpanzees. More...

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What Kids Need to Learn to Succeed in 2050 – The art of reinvention will be the most critical skill of this century

Techno-News BlogIn such a world, the last thing a teacher needs to give her pupils is more information. More...

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2019’s Most & Least Educated Cities in America

Techno-News BlogTo determine where the most educated Americans are putting their degrees to work, WalletHub compared the 150 largest metropolitan statistical areas, or MSAs, across 11 key metrics. More...

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What Amazon’s decision to retrain a third of its employees means for the future of work

Techno-News BlogThe problem is, at present, higher education is designed for the last industrial revolution, not the current one. Universities and colleges deliver degrees at a glacial pace. More...

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Alibaba has claimed a new record in AI language understanding

Techno-News BlogAn AI program developed by Alibaba has notched up a record-high score on a reading comprehension test. The result shows how machines are steadily improving at handling text and speech. More...

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What Matters More: Skills or Degrees?

Techno-News BlogSo, what we hear from industry is that they want workers with the soft skills that do not go out of date, as well as a basic understanding of the current hard facts and skills that will be useful for just a few years before they must be upskilled for a new generation of technology. More...

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Study: Racial diversity continues to lag among college faculty

Techno-News BlogBlack and Hispanic faculty members are underrepresented at bachelor’s-, master’s- and doctorate-level institutions, according to a new study published in the Hispanic Journal of Law and Policy. More...

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21 Low-Cost Online Master’s Degrees from Coursera and edX

Techno-News BlogWe may be on the cusp of a postsecondary revolution in master’s level credentialing for professional programs. It is a revolution, however, that few seem to be taking note. More...

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Boosting Degree Completion With Blockchain

Techno-News BlogArizona State is rethinking how this student data might be exchanged. In partnership with Salesforce, the university’s central enterprise unit, EdPlus, is creating a student data network that will enable participating institutions to share and verify students’ academic records using a distributed ledger technology such as blockchain. More...

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Criticism Over IT Outsourcing Decision

Techno-News BlogFor three days in June 2017, Washtenaw Community College in Ann Arbor, Mich., experienced a complete network shutdown. More...

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