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 […]

What are the ramifications for higher education re: the *massive* changes beginning to take place due to AI, automation, & robotics?

From DSC: The recent pieces below made me once again reflect on the massive changes that are quickly approaching — and in some cases are […]

So glad the tomb was empty! Happy Easter!

Student debt was at $1.3 trillion in 2016 per a new report from the Federal Reserve Bank of NY

Federal Reserve Bank of New York: Press Briefing on Household Debt, with Focus on Student Debt — with thanks to Mr. Bryan Alexander for his […]

Looking to build the campus of tomorrow? 5 trends you should know [Ascione]

Looking to build the campus of tomorrow? 5 trends you should know — from ecampusnews.com by Laura Ascione Today’s trends will bring about a new […]

As our population gets older, providing these types of devices to employees would create WIN-WIN situations!

From DSC: As our population gets older, providing the types of devices (as listed below) to employees would create WIN-WIN situations for all involved — […]

Looking to build a home? A learning space? Or move into an apartment across the country? How about a VR-based look around first.

From DSC: The use of virtual reality in industries such as architecture, construction, and real estate is growing. Below are some articles that speak to […]

Grants, scholarships, and fellowships for women [oedb.org]

Per Charlotte Wilson, Marketing, Open Education Database: The American Association for University Women recently reported that 53% of women have high student loan debt just […]

Will higher ed learn from the world of retail, before the “Next Amazon.com of Higher Education” hits the scene?

Retailers cut tens of thousands of jobs. Again. — from money.cnn.com by Paul R. La Monica The dramatic reshaping of the American retail industry has, […]

Tech giants grapple with the ethical concerns raised by the AI boom [Simonite]

Tech giants grapple with the ethical concerns raised by the AI boom — from technologyreview.com by Tom Simonite As machines take over more decisions from […]

Reflections on “The Hidden Costs of Active Learning” [Mennella]

The Hidden Costs of Active Learning — from by Thomas Mennella Flipped and active learning truly are a better way for students to learn, but […]

“The Enterprise Gets Smart” + AI principles from the 2017 Asilomar Conference

The Enterprise Gets Smart Companies are starting to leverage artificial intelligence and machine learning technologies to bolster customer experience, improve security and optimize operations. Excerpt: […]

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