Learning Ecosystems

I seek to help people of all ages build their own learning ecosystems -- whether those people are in K-12, higher education, or in the corporate world. I have a strong focus on educational and emerging technologies, and contribute where I can to the solid content that I curate.

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Making sure the machines don’t take over [Frary]

Making sure the machines don’t take over — from raconteur.net by Mark Frary Preparing economic players for the impact of artificial intelligence is a work […]

The Socratic app — using AI to deliver your own digital tutor, 24×7

From DSC: I haven’t tried this app myself, but I was intrigued by the concept behind it. Machine learning/deep learning is very much at play […]

What one college discovered when it stopped accepting SAT/ACT scores [Strauss]

What one college discovered when it stopped accepting SAT/ACT scores — from by Valerie Strauss Excerpt: We completely dropped standardized tests from our application as […]

DC: Will Starbucks, Apple Stores, etc. be “learning hubs” of the future? Apple announces their “Today at Apple” program

From DSC: After seeing the postings below, it made me wonder: Will Starbucks, Apple Stores, etc. be “learning hubs” of the future? i.e., places that […]

New Google Earth has exciting features for teachers [Chang]

New Google Earth has exciting features for teachers — from thejournal.com by Richard Chang Excerpt: Google has recently released a brand new version of Google […]

Credentials, Reputation, and the Blockchain [Schmidt]

Credentials, Reputation, and the Blockchain — from er.educause.edu by J. Philipp Schmidt Using the blockchain and strong cryptography permits creating certifications that put us in […]

Has cutting your way to greatness ever worked? [Reed]

Has cutting your way to greatness ever worked? — from insidehighered.com by Matt Reed  I can’t think of a time that it has, yet it […]

Adobe updates its Creative Cloud; latest release features new capabilities in AI, VR, motion graphics, live animation, & audio

What’s New for Video and Audio (April 2017) | Adobe Creative Cloud       Adobe Creative Cloud Propels Video Forward at NAB 2017 — […]

Google Home’s assistant can now recognize different voices [cnbc.com]

  Google Home’s assistant can now recognize different voices — from cnbc.com Excerpt: SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google’s voice-activated assistant can now recognize who’s talking […]

Especially meant for students: 3 items to help you develop your career & your network

7 out of the ordinary things job hunters can do to get noticed on LinkedIn — from finance.yahoo.com by Hannah Morgan Excerpt: Even if you […]

DC: The as-yet-to-exist-but-forthcoming “Amazon.com of Higher education” will have capabilities like this

From DSC: First of all, let me say again that I’m not suggesting that we replace professors with artificial intelligence, algorithms, and such. However, given […]

The Dark Secret at the Heart of AI [Knight]

The Dark Secret at the Heart of AI — from technologyreview.com by Will Knight No one really knows how the most advanced algorithms do what […]

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