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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Some sharp possibilities for learning about human anatomy

3dorganon.com User interface features:     Visualize anatomy using the latest 3D technologies.     Single- and multi-select modes.     Rotate, pan, and zoom in/out 3D models. […]

DC: A piece of our future classrooms? Check out what the Syndey Opera House & Samsung are doing.

Sydney – The Opera House has joined forces with Samsung to open a new digital lounge that encourages engagement with the space. — from lsnglobal.com […]

Let’s build facilities that have *multiple* types of production/recording studios — then let faculty pick which one(s) they want to use. [Christian]

From DSC: The following article reminded me of a vision that I’ve had for the last few years… How to Build a Production Studio for […]

CES 2017: Key trends [Laughlin; J. Walter Thompson Intelligence]

CES 2017: Key trends — from jwtintelligence.com by Sheperd Laughlin   Excerpt: Fifty years since the inception of CES, “consumer electronics” doesn’t begin to describe […]

Equipping people to stay ahead of technological change. “The classic model of education…is breaking down.” [The Economist]

Equipping people to stay ahead of technological change — from economist.com by It is easy to say that people need to keep learning throughout their […]

Said of retail stores: “Too late to catch up; out of touch.” Could this scenario of the closing of the brick & mortar facilities also happen to higher education? [Christian]

From DSC: When I turned on the TV the other day, our local news station was playing a piece re: the closing of several stores […]

Outsourcing more work to the robots & to the software: What are the ramifications if the C-level suites continue on these pathways? [Christian]

From DSC: First, some items regarding the enormous emphasis being put towards the use of robotics and automation: $18.867 billion paid to acquire 50 robotics […]

The VR/AR Association launches theDirectory, a database with 1,000+ VR/AR companies

The VR/AR Association launches theDirectory, a database with 1,000+ VR/AR companies — from vrscout.com Excerpt: In time for CES 2017, the VR/AR Association (VRARA) has launched theDirectory, […]

Interesting/innovative! Mattel is developing a smart baby monitor called Aristotle that is designed to grow and learn with the child. [Rittenhouse]

A new $300 gadget from Mattel will make being a parent much easier — from thestreet.com by Lindsay Rittenhouse Mattel is developing a smart baby […]

“5 Online Education Trends to Watch in 2017” [Friedman] + “The Future of Online Learning Is Offline” [Ahearn]

5 Online Education Trends to Watch in 2017 — from usnews.com by Jordan Friedman Experts predict more online programs will offer alternative credentials and degrees […]

DC: If viewers of a live basketball game can choose from multiple points of view, why can’t remote learners do this as well? This posting includes 7 resources re: VR/AR/MR.

CES 2017: Intel’s VR visions — from jwtintelligence.com by Shepherd Laughlin The company showed off advances in volumetric capture, VR live streaming, and “merged reality.” […]

IBM Equips Youth with Tech Career Skills in Nationwide Network of High Performing P-TECH Schools

IBM Equips Youth with Tech Career Skills in Nationwide Network of High Performing P-TECH Schools — from finance.yahoo.com Excerpt: BROOKLYN, N.Y., Jan. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Today, […]

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