20 septembre 2019

Why 5G requires new approaches to cybersecurity

Techno-News Blog5G will be a physical overhaul of our essential networks that will have decades-long impact. Because 5G is the conversion to a mostly all-software network, future upgrades will be software updates much like the current upgrades to your smartphone. More...

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10 facts about Americans and Twitter

Techno-News BlogToday, millions of Americans use Twitter to break and comment on news, disseminate official pronouncements, organize campaigns and protests or just let their friends know what’s on their minds. More...

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Is Virtual Reality the Future of Online Learning?

Techno-News BlogHe based his hunch on American educator Edgar Dale’s well-known but controversially non-scientific theory dubbed the Cone of Experience, which posits that people remember far more about something through direct experience of it as opposed to just reading, seeing or hearing about it. More...

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Wi-Fi 6 is barely here, but Wi-Fi 7 is already on the way

Techno-News BlogWi-Fi 6 is just now arriving in phones, laptops and network equipment. But engineers are already turning their attention to what’ll come next: Wi-Fi 7. With speeds as high as 30 gigabits per second, the next generation of Wi-Fi promises better streaming video, longer range and fewer problems with traffic congestion. More...

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The advantages of social media for college presidents

Techno-News BlogThe strategy focused on reinforcing the brand of a nationally ranked liberal arts college in a rural section of West Virginia, and on further engaging an already loyal base of alumni and friends. More...

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5 issues college leaders will confront this year

Techno-News BlogEnrollment, finances, immigration, free speech. Many of the issues expected at the top of college presidents’ work lists are carryovers from last year, with a few new wrinkles. Higher ed watched this summer as one public system reacted to drastic cuts in state funding. More...

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Animated chart of the day: The remarkable story of female success in US higher education

Techno-News BlogThe animated “bar chart race” visualization above shows the remarkable rise of women in American higher education over the last 70 years, with projections for the next decade from the Department of Education, for the female share of colleges degrees (Associate’s, Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctor’s) annually from 1950 to 2029. More...

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Emerging technology can replace workers — or train them for new work

Techno-News BlogSkills training typically comes through higher education or from companies themselves. However, rising college tuition costs and shrinking investments in training reduce the opportunity for employees to acquire the skills needed for new kinds of work. More...

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Une historienne, nouvelle présidente de la conférence des recteurs français

l'emag de l'educationDepuis le 11 septembre la rectrice de l’académie d’Orléans-Tours, Katia Béguin, a été élue présidente de la conférence des recteurs. Elle succède à Marie-Danièle Campion, rectrice de l’académie de Lyon, partie à la retraite. Plus...

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Au B.O du 19 septembre : nature et durée des épreuves terminales du bac 2021

l'emag de l'educationLe Bulletin Officiel de l'Education nationale du 19 septembre détaille la nature et la durée des épreuves terminales de la session 2021 du baccalauréat général et technologique. Plus...

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