“Someone is always listening” [Future Today Institute]

Someone is always listening — from Future Today Institute Excerpt: Very Near-Futures Scenarios (2020 – 2022): Optimistic: Big tech and consumer device industries agree to a single […]

Pearson moves away from print textbooks [Kelly]

Pearson moves away from print textbooks — from campustechnology.com by Rhea Kelly Excerpt: All of Pearson’s 1,500 higher education textbooks in the U.S. will now […]

Reflections on “Clay Shirky on Mega-Universities and Scale” [Christian]

Clay Shirky on Mega-Universities and Scale — from philonedtech.com by Clay Shirky [This was a guest post by Clay Shirky that grew out of a […]

9 amazing uses for VR and AR in college classrooms [Schaffhauser]

9 amazing uses for VR and AR in college classrooms — from campustechnology.com by Dian Schaffhauser Immersive technologies can help students understand theoretical concepts more […]

Coursera raises $103 million to prepare online learners for the ‘fourth industrial revolution’ [Sawers]

Coursera raises $103 million to prepare online learners for the ‘fourth industrial revolution’ — from venturebeat.com by Paul Sawers Excerpts (emphasis DSC): Founded in 2012, […]

The Growing Profile of Non-Degree Credentials: Diving Deeper into ‘Education Credentials Come of Age’ [Gallagher]

The Growing Profile of Non-Degree Credentials: Diving Deeper into ‘Education Credentials Come of Age’ — from evolllution.com by Sean Gallagher Higher education is entering a […]

Is Thomas Frey right? “…by 2030 the largest company on the internet is going to be an education-based company that we haven’t heard of yet.”

From a fairly recent e-newsletter from edsurge.com — though I don’t recall the exact date (emphasis DSC): New England is home to some of the most […]

For a next gen learning platform: A Netflix-like interface to check out potential functionalities / educationally-related “apps” [Christian]

From DSC: In a next generation learning system, it would be sharp/beneficial to have a Netflix-like interface to check out potential functionalities that you could […]

LinkedIn Learning Opens Its Platform (Slightly) [Young]

LinkedIn Learning Opens Its Platform (Slightly) — from edsurge by Jeff Young Excerpt (emphasis DSC): A few years ago, in a move toward professional learning, […]

2 items re: AI’s potential impact/place within education

Robots won’t replace instructors, 2 Penn State educators argue. Instead, they’ll help them be ‘more human.’ — from edsurge.com by Tina Nazerian Excerpt: Specifically, it […]

“Augmented Reality (AR) in healthcare will be revolutionary” [Dr. Bertalan Meskó] + other postings related to extended reality (XR)

Augmented Reality In Healthcare Will Be Revolutionary — from medicalfuturist.com Excerpts: 1) Augmented reality can save lives through showing defibrillators nearby 2) Google Glass might […]

Reflections on “Inside Amazon’s artificial intelligence flywheel” [Levy]

Inside Amazon’s artificial intelligence flywheel — from wired.com by Steven Levy How deep learning came to power Alexa, Amazon Web Services, and nearly every other […]

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