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College of Forest Resources Distance Learning Programs - Mississippi State University

College of Forest Resources Distance Learning Programs - Mississippi State University | cool stuff from research | Scoop.it
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Zetamex open for new business, with new $15 regions - Hypergrid Business

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IT News Online > PR Newswire - McGraw-Hill Education Debuts New Version of SmartBook at 2015 International Consumer Electronics Show

McGraw-Hill Education Debuts New Version of SmartBook at 2015 International Consumer Electronics Show
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How Oculus Rift Is About to Reshape Marketing Creativity

How Oculus Rift Is About to Reshape Marketing Creativity | cool stuff from research | Scoop.it
Nancy Bennett is a virtual-reality marketing veteran. (Yes, such people actually exist and are about to become hot commodities among talent recruiters.) In the mid-2000s, Bennett had her avatar boots on the Internet-code-built ground of Second Life, constructing cyber experiences for her employer at the time, MTV Networks.
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IC Real Tech Lets You Stream Virtual reality With 720-Degree Allie Camera

IC Real Tech Lets You Stream Virtual reality With 720-Degree Allie Camera | cool stuff from research | Scoop.it
With the help of new video stitching technology, the Allie camera from IC Real Tech turns two 360-degree camera feeds into an image that’s “all-D,” enabling you to look in any direction you…
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US Business Schools Shut MBA Programs To Focus On Online Content

US Business Schools Shut MBA Programs To Focus On Online Content | cool stuff from research | Scoop.it
A group of leading US business schools have shifted their focus to distance learning – a digital revolution in business education.
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How online technology is changing the way the world learns - Firstpost

How online technology is changing the way the world learns - Firstpost | cool stuff from research | Scoop.it
Technology and new pedagogical tools offer exciting opportunities for government and higher education institutions to scale up capacity, at a disproportionately low cost. These same technology tools can make learning richer, more engaging and metrics driven.
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An iPhone case for those who wish virtual reality was portable

An iPhone case for those who wish virtual reality was portable | cool stuff from research | Scoop.it
The case unfolds into a virtual reality headset with integrated controllers.
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CES 2015 preview: Tech trends to watch out for

CES 2015 preview: Tech trends to watch out for | cool stuff from research | Scoop.it
The annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas kicks off Jan. 6; here's what you can expect
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No. 4 (tie) Best Master's Degree For Jobs: Information Systems - In Photos: The Best And Worst Master's Degrees For Jobs

No. 4 (tie) Best Master's Degree For Jobs: Information Systems - In Photos: The Best And Worst Master's Degrees For Jobs | cool stuff from research | Scoop.it
Mid-career median pay: $95,500
Projected employment increase for common jobs associated with this degree: 23.3%

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Trends in the Online Education sector in 2014

Trends in the Online Education sector in 2014 | cool stuff from research | Scoop.it
The online education sector saw a lot of investments this year in the country, along with the entry of new players through acquisitions, new initiatives or partnerships. Additionally, various government policies to encourage e-learning, various MOOC initiatives by universities and the digitization o
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5 Options Allow GenDIY to Rethink College

5 Options Allow GenDIY to Rethink College | cool stuff from research | Scoop.it
Finish high school, go to college, graduate four or five years later and go to work--only it doesn't work that way very often for Millennials. High rates of young adult unemployment, expensive degrees, and challenging life circumstances are causing m...
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Eduventures Reveals Top Predictions for Higher Education - Page 2 | Virtual-Strategy Magazine

Eduventures Reveals Top Predictions for Higher Education - Page 2 | Virtual-Strategy Magazine | cool stuff from research | Scoop.it
Analysts Explore Issues That Should be on the Radar of Every Higher Education Leader in the New Year | Virtual Strategy Magazine is an online publication devoted entirely to virtualization technologies.
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Future of LOVE: Virtual girlfriends will revolutionise how we bond

Future of LOVE: Virtual girlfriends will revolutionise how we bond | cool stuff from research | Scoop.it
From gadgets that let you hold hands (pictured) with loved ones miles away to California-based Apple's watch that shares your heartbeat, the future of relationships is about to get more high-tech.
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Student collaboration turns to 3D, avatars - eCampus News

Student collaboration turns to 3D, avatars - eCampus News | cool stuff from research | Scoop.it
The Stuckeman School of Architecture at Penn State has built a new component of its degree in Geodesign: a 3D virtual studio populated by avatars.
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Malaysia Poised To Become Global Business Education Provider

Malaysia Poised To Become Global Business Education Provider | cool stuff from research | Scoop.it
Malaysia's thrust towards an innovation-led economy has created a need for business research. Access for international students is being eased, and western schools are launching new campuses.
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HP's virtual reality display lets you manipulate 3D images

HP's virtual reality display lets you manipulate 3D images | cool stuff from research | Scoop.it
HP is showing off its Zvr Virtual Reality Display at CES -- a monitor that allows users to manipulate and toy with 3D images.
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Distance learning opens up whole new world of opportunity for students

Distance learning opens up whole new world of opportunity for students | cool stuff from research | Scoop.it
With every year, online distance learning becomes more of a preferred option for adults.
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Kindergarten Entry Tests And More Education Predictions for 2015

Kindergarten Entry Tests And More Education Predictions for 2015 | cool stuff from research | Scoop.it
Educators, politicians, a student and even U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan weigh in on what the new year may bring. Tell us your own education predictions with #EdPredictions.
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Andreessen Horowitz's Chris Dixon still loves Oculus VR's virtual reality gaming in spite of business applications

Andreessen Horowitz's Chris Dixon still loves Oculus VR's virtual reality gaming in spite of business applications | cool stuff from research | Scoop.it
Just because business transactions may soon be conducted in virtual reality doesn't change this influential investor's belief that gaming will be the industry's foundation.
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Canadian Forces expand virtual reality training capabilities | Toronto Star

Canadian Forces expand virtual reality training capabilities | Toronto Star | cool stuff from research | Scoop.it
The Forces are planning to buy a motion-capture suit that can be used in more complex environments, called Corner CAVE, to “dramatically upgrade” programs.
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Growth In Part-Time MBA Programs Driven By Innovation In Learning Technology

Growth In Part-Time MBA Programs Driven By Innovation In Learning Technology | cool stuff from research | Scoop.it
Innovation in technology and the changing nature of the workforce have chipped away at the traditional degree's appeal – driving the popularity of part-time MBAs.
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New Funding To Provide College Courses For Students In Rural Northern Catskills School Districts

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Why Virtual Reality Doesn't Need a Killer App to Get Huge | WIRED

Why Virtual Reality Doesn't Need a Killer App to Get Huge | WIRED | cool stuff from research | Scoop.it
Just as people struggled to find a practical application for hydrogen balloons, small thinking has also plagued the development of one of today's flashiest technologies, virtual reality devices. But VR doesn't need a killer app. It just needs to be unleashed on the world, so the people tinkering with it can lead us all someplace new.
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