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 […]

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 […]

What are the ramifications of these graphs — and this new trajectory/pace that we’re on — in terms of how we accredit new programs?

From DSC: It seems to me that we are right on the precipice of major changes — throughout the globe — that are being introduced […]

The 82 Hottest EdTech Tools of 2017 According to Education Experts [Cassella; tutora.co.uk]

The 82 Hottest EdTech Tools of 2017 According to Education Experts — from tutora.co.uk by Giorgio Cassella Excerpt: If you work in education, you’ll know […]

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, […]

The Best and Worst of Living in the Cayman Islands

The Best and Worst of Living in the Cayman Islands Our entire family sat exhausted with unopened cardboard boxes lying around the table patiently waiting… […]

“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: […]

Very well done! Can you image this as a VR or MR-based app?! Also, check out these ideas about what our lives — & world — might be like in the future!

From DSC: Can you imagine this as a virtual reality or a mixed reality-based app!?! Very cool. This resource is incredible on multiple levels: For […]

The woman who thinks time has rendered Western education obsolete [unlimited.world]

The woman who thinks time has rendered Western education obsolete — from unlimited.world with thanks to Maree Conway for her tweet on this Excerpt (emphasis […]

In the future, will Microsoft use #AI, #bigdata, & #blockchain to match employers with employees/freelancers? [Christian]

From DSC: In the future, will Microsoft — via data supplied by LinkedIn and Lynda.com — use artificial intelligence, big data, and blockchain-related technologies to […]

The number of VR companies grew 40% in 2016 [Takahashi]

The number of VR companies grew 40% in 2016 — from venturebeat.com by Dean Takahashi Excerpt: The Venture Reality Fund reported that the landscape of […]

LOAD MORE