03 septembre 2019

How E-learning Platforms are Becoming a Disruptor for Successful New-age Hiring

Techno-News BlogThe fourth industrial revolution is upon us, it’s creating a technologically-driven world at a lightning-fast pace. The effects of this change are being felt strongly across industry verticals. Industry 4.0 technologies like Machine Learning & AI, Big Data, Data Science, Cloud, Internet of Things (IoT), and Robotics are creating new opportunities for businesses. More...

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Students are still using tech to cheat on exams, but things are getting more advanced

Techno-News BlogWhat used to take an elaborate plot to discreetly spread answers across a classroom can now be done with a swipe on a smartwatch. You used to have to steal the answer key or have a cheat sheet hidden around your desk. More...

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How does Ethereum work, anyway?

Techno-News BlogOdds are you’ve heard about the Ethereum blockchain, whether or not you know what it is. It’s been in the news a lot lately, including the cover of some major magazines, but reading those articles can be like gibberish if you don’t have a foundation for what exactly Ethereum is. More...

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New Provider Offers Low-Cost Online Courses. But Will the Credit Transfer?

Techno-News BlogIt’s largely left up to students to check and verify which institutions will accept which online classes for which degree requirements. More...

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Uneven Standards Hamper Online Education the World Over

Techno-News BlogA new report has provided SWOT analyses of seven regions around the world related to digital and distance education. The bottom line: While online learning is on the rise everywhere, programs and courses show great unevenness because of a lack of standards. More...

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5 Reasons Why BU’s $24K MBA Is A Big Deal

Techno-News BlogThe newly announced $24K BU MBA, created in partnership with edX, is a big deal. The Boston University Questrom School of Business is ranked in the top 50 global business schools by US News, in the top 70 by the Economist. More...

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Using the Power and Promise of Edtech to Empower Adult Learners

Techno-News BlogAdult learners have specific needs that education technology may find challenging to meet. Adult learners are not a homogeneous group. Some study to complete their high school education, some want to prepare for college, others want to get a promotion or just get a job. More...

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