This is the type of thing that will be offered in our future learning ecosystems. [Christian]

From DSC: Here’s a quote that has been excerpted from the announcement below…and it’s the type of service that will be offered in our future […]

DC: How long before we will be able to use our voices to create/share *learning-based* playlists?

You can now build Amazon Music playlists using voice commands on Alexa devices — from theverge.com by Natt Garun Excerpt: Amazon today announced that Amazon […]

DC: Will Amazon get into delivering education/degrees? Is it working on developing a next gen learning platform that could highly disrupt higher ed?

From DSC: DC: Will Amazon get into delivering education/degrees? Is is working on a next generation learning platform that could highly disrupt the world of […]

EdX Quietly Developing ‘MicroBachelors’ Program [Young]

EdX Quietly Developing ‘MicroBachelors’ Program — from edsurge.com by Jeff Young Excerpt: EdX, the nonprofit online-education group founded by MIT and Harvard, is quietly developing […]

Not exponential change!? Better think again. Per “4,000 sr decision makers across the world, 45% say they are concerned about becoming obsolete in just 3-5 yrs”

  The next era of human|machine partnerships From delltechnologies.com by the Institute for the Future and Dell Technologies   From DSC: Though this outlook report […]

AI is generating lots of buzz in other verticals, but what can AV learn from those? DC: Will impact learning spaces as well.

“Rise of the machines” — from January 2018 edition of InAVate magazine AI is generating lots of buzz in other verticals, but what can AV […]

Grade Increase: Tracking Distance Education in the United States [Seaman, Allen, & Seaman]

  Grade Increase: Tracking Distance Education in the United States Julia E. Seaman, Ph.D. | Research Director, Babson Survey Research Group I. Elaine Allen, Ph.D. […]

DC: Reflections on “TV is (finally) an app: The goods, the bads and the uglies for learning” [Norris & Soloway]

TV is (finally) an app: The goods, the bads and the uglies for learning — from thejournal.com by Cathie Norris, Elliot Soloway Excerpts: Television. TV. […]

“Utilize virtual showrooms | See stores in your living room.” DC: If this is how retail could go, what might be the ramifications for learning-related environments & for learners’ expectations?

Cisco: “Utilize virtual showrooms | See stores in your living room.” DC: If this is how retail could go, what might be the ramifications for […]

DC: The next generation learning platform will likely offer us such virtual reality-enabled learning experiences such as this “flight simulator for teachers.”

Virtual reality simulates classroom environment for aspiring teachers — from phys.org by Charles Anzalone, University at Buffalo Excerpt (emphasis DSC): Two University at Buffalo education researchers […]

Alexa, how can you improve teaching and learning? [Roddy]

Alexa, how can you improve teaching and learning? — from edscoop.com by Kate Roddy with thanks to eduwire for their post on this Special report:? […]

WE ARE NOT READY FOR THIS! Per Forrester Research: In US, a net loss of 7% of jobs to automation — *in 2018*!

Forrester predicts that AI-enabled automation will eliminate 9% of US jobs in 2018 — from forbes.com by Gil Press Excerpt (emphasis DSC): A new Forrester […]

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