World’s first available independent translation earpiece, powered by AI to be in the hands of consumers by July

Australian start-up taps IBM Watson to launch language translation earpiece — from prnewswire.com World’s first available independent translation earpiece, powered by AI to be in […]

DSC: Will we be able to bring remote students into our F2F-based classrooms using technologies similar to what Intel is working on?

From DSC — in regards to the below item involving Intel: In the future, will we be able to bring remote students into our face-to-face-based […]

16 Voice Control Terms You Need To Know [Josh.AI]

16 Voice Control Terms You Need To Know  — from medium.com by Josh.AI Excerpt: Voice control is now becoming a popular interface with hands-free capabilities making […]

DC: 12,000+ skills on Amazon’s new platform — Alexa. What will this new platform mean/deliver?

From DSC: There are now more than 12,000+ skills on Amazon’s new platform — Alexa.  I continue to wonder…what will this new platform mean/deliver to […]

“Gone are the days you can delegate the job of keeping up with technology to the IT staff.”

From DSC: Though slightly older, this article has some solid advice that I think we in higher education need to heed as well.   The […]

A classroom of the future perhaps?

From DSC: A classroom of the future perhaps? These graphics depict VR-based chats/talk shows from @guntersuniverse          

Building Global Virtual Teams and Virtual Learning Capability

A new model of global organization is coming to the fore. Traditional top-down hierarchies have been swept away in favor of agile and responsive ‘networks […]

Faculty members & teachers: Do your students a huge favor & assign them a digital communications project next time.

From DSC and Adobe — for faculty members and teachers out there: Do your students an enormous favor by assigning them a digital communications project. […]

The 2017 Dean’s List: EdTech’s 50 Must-Read Higher Ed Blogs [Meghan Bogardus Cortez at edtechmagazine.com]

  The 2017 Dean’s List: EdTech’s 50 Must-Read Higher Ed Blogs — from edtechmagazine.com by Meghan Bogardus Cortez These administrative all-stars, IT gurus, teachers and […]

Veeery interesting. Alexa now adds visuals / a screen! With the addition of 100 skills a day, where might this new platform lead?

Amazon introduces Echo Show The description reads: Echo Show brings you everything you love about Alexa, and now she can show you things. Watch video […]

Yesterday’s announcements from Microsoft — with a strong focus on education

Microsoft Announces New Laptops and OS Perfect for 21st-Century Students — from edtechmagazine.com by Meghan Bogardus Cortez Windows 10 S, Surface Laptop and other updates […]

The Future of Jobs and Jobs Training [Rainie & Anderson] DC: What changes should HE make *immediately*?

The Future of Jobs and Jobs Training — from by Lee Rainie and Janna Anderson As robots, automation and artificial intelligence perform more tasks and […]

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