Education Technology
1.3K views | +0 today
Follow
 
Scooped by Bettina Ascaino
onto Education Technology
Scoop.it!

Teaching dogs to communicate with humans

Teaching dogs to communicate with humans | Education Technology | Scoop.it
I came across this interesting technology to communicate with dogs that I just had to share. A research team at Georgia Tech has come up with the idea of creating a high-tech vest for assistance dogs to better communicate with their owners.
Bettina Ascaino's insight:

Dogs can alert the doctor in the event of an emergency. Very cool!

-Video-

more...
No comment yet.
Education Technology
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Bettina Ascaino
Scoop.it!

Will Work For Free | OFFICIAL RELEASE | 2013

Will Work For Free is a documentary by Sam Vallely on the subject of technological unemployment. this work is protected under fair use and will always be fre...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Bettina Ascaino
Scoop.it!

10 more podcasts that new coders should listen to in 2017

10 more podcasts that new coders should listen to in 2017 | Education Technology | Scoop.it
It’s been almost a year since I published my article about the best podcasts for new coders and the best tools for listening to them. Since then, I’ve discovered several more superb shows that have…
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Bettina Ascaino
Scoop.it!

5 Radical Raspberry Pi Projects for Our Pal Wil Wheaton | Make:

5 Radical Raspberry Pi Projects for Our Pal Wil Wheaton | Make: | Education Technology | Scoop.it
When Wil Wheaton asks for projects, we deliver.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Bettina Ascaino
Scoop.it!

OpenELEC 7.0 Linux distribution now available for PC, Raspberry Pi, and WeTek Core

OpenELEC 7.0 Linux distribution now available for PC, Raspberry Pi, and WeTek Core | Education Technology | Scoop.it
Most operating systems, like Windows 10 or macOS, are designed to do multiple things. After all, many people want their computers to serve many tasks, such as productivity, media, and gaming. Some operating systems, however, are targeted at a single use to minimize the overhead and maximize the power of the hardware. Not to mention, it can create a more immersive experience.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Bettina Ascaino
Scoop.it!

Asus Chromebook Flip review

Asus Chromebook Flip review | Education Technology | Scoop.it
The age of cheap, chintzy Chromebooks is over. The Asus Flip is an all-metal, 2-in-1 laptop with a vibrant touchscreen and an almost excessive battery life.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Bettina Ascaino
Scoop.it!

2016: The Rise of the Intelligent (cloud) Machines

2016: The Rise of the Intelligent (cloud) Machines | Education Technology | Scoop.it
Only smart survives the cloud consolidation
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Bettina Ascaino
Scoop.it!

Rooting for newbies: Top things you can do with a rooted Android device - Android Community

Rooting for newbies: Top things you can do with a rooted Android device - Android Community | Education Technology | Scoop.it
In a series of related articles about rooting, we first discussed with you and gave you a clear idea of what rooting is and what it allows you to do. Quite
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Bettina Ascaino
Scoop.it!

The Dawn of Synthetic Reason: DeepMind Can Learn From Its Own Memory | Impact Lab

The Dawn of Synthetic Reason: DeepMind Can Learn From Its Own Memory | Impact Lab | Education Technology | Scoop.it
DIFFERENTIAL NEURAL COMPUTER The artificial intelligence that beat human players in Go can now learn from its own memory. Google’s DeepMind AI,
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Bettina Ascaino from Learning Technology News
Scoop.it!

How To Train Your AI: Microsoft Releases Open-Source Deep Learning Software

How To Train Your AI: Microsoft Releases Open-Source Deep Learning Software | Education Technology | Scoop.it
Tech colossus, Microsoft, has released its AI software for developers everywhere, and it can even be run from a single laptop. Open-source deep learning software has the potential of opening the floodgates of technological revolution.

Via Nik Peachey
more...
Nik Peachey's curator insight, October 29, 2016 12:37 AM

Microsoft seems to be starting to do things right!

Scooped by Bettina Ascaino
Scoop.it!

SRI Demonstrates Abacus, the First New Rotary Transmission Design in 50 Years

SRI Demonstrates Abacus, the First New Rotary Transmission Design in 50 Years | Education Technology | Scoop.it
SRI's Abacus drive is a new kind of gear system that could become an alternative to harmonic drives used in robots
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Bettina Ascaino
Scoop.it!

Can we build AI without losing control over it?

Can we build AI without losing control over it? | Education Technology | Scoop.it
Scared of superintelligent AI? You should be, says neuroscientist and philosopher Sam Harris -- and not just in some theoretical way. We're going to build superhuman machines, says Harris, but we haven't yet grappled with the problems associated with creating something that may treat us the way we treat ants.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Bettina Ascaino
Scoop.it!

uSens 26DOF Hand Tracking Tech - Cool Wearable

uSens 26DOF Hand Tracking Tech - Cool Wearable | Education Technology | Scoop.it
It was only a couple of weeks ago that we covered uSens Fingo, a head and hand tracking system for immersive VR. With it, developers can try 26DOF hand tracking and head position tracking. As this video covers, the system has 3D hand tracking, 6DOF head tracking, and accurate performance to enrich your VR/AR experience. …
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Bettina Ascaino from Learning Technology News
Scoop.it!

Why It's Time for Education Technology to Become an Academic Discipline

Why It's Time for Education Technology to Become an Academic Discipline | Education Technology | Scoop.it
"We can see it as a way of engaging around a set of problems that we think are important but that we don't think have a single solution. There may be multiple solutions that require research, that require an approach that I think mirrors or suggests the contours of a discipline."

Via Nik Peachey
more...
Nik Peachey's curator insight, September 23, 2016 11:46 AM

I thought it already was! Or was it something else I did an M.Ed in all those years ago.

David W. Deeds's curator insight, September 25, 2016 6:34 PM

You mean it's not already?? Thanks to Mark Deschaine.

Scooped by Bettina Ascaino
Scoop.it!

How To Stop Larry From Hacking Your WiFi in 2017

How To Stop Larry From Hacking Your WiFi in 2017 | Education Technology | Scoop.it
How to Stop Hackers from hacking into your Wi-Fi Network in 2017
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Bettina Ascaino from iGeneration - 21st Century Education (Pedagogy & Digital Innovation)
Scoop.it!

8 of the Best Research Tools for Inquiry via ILearnTechnology

8 of the Best Research Tools for Inquiry via ILearnTechnology | Education Technology | Scoop.it

Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)
more...
Ana Virginia Quesada's curator insight, January 8, 10:01 AM
Share your insight
Rob Hatfield, M.Ed.'s curator insight, January 13, 8:41 AM
Excellent resources for young researchers within a 21st Century teaching and learning environments. I suggest they add Zotero to the list.
Scooped by Bettina Ascaino
Scoop.it!

Why Aren't There More Women In Tech? A Tour Of Silicon Valley's Leaky Pipeline

Why Aren't There More Women In Tech? A Tour Of Silicon Valley's Leaky Pipeline | Education Technology | Scoop.it
We start at an after-school program for middle-schoolers and end at tech companies that try to be front-runners on diversity. Where do girls and women drop out from the tech talent pipeline?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Bettina Ascaino
Scoop.it!

Engineers create programmable silk-based materials with embedded, pre-designed functions

Engineers create programmable silk-based materials with embedded, pre-designed functions | Education Technology | Scoop.it
Tufts University engineers have created a new format of solids made from silk protein that can be preprogrammed with biological, chemical, or optical functions, such as mechanical components that change color with strain
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Bettina Ascaino
Scoop.it!

Graphene uses in electronics

Graphene uses in electronics | Education Technology | Scoop.it
Graphene have many wonderful features will make revaluation in electronics and will change human future forever It's a promising material for new types
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Bettina Ascaino from iGeneration - 21st Century Education (Pedagogy & Digital Innovation)
Scoop.it!

4 Useful iPad Apps to Help Students Learn about The Human Body via @medkh9

4 Useful iPad Apps to Help Students Learn about The Human Body via @medkh9 | Education Technology | Scoop.it

For the minority of lucky teachers/students who have iPads:) Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education 


Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)
more...
Scooped by Bettina Ascaino
Scoop.it!

Digital encryption: tools to protect their privacy

Web browsing with tails
Privacy tools
Survelliance Self Defence Kit https://ssd.eff.org/
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Bettina Ascaino
Scoop.it!

Everything Google Announced at Its "Made By Google" Event that Actually Matters

Everything Google Announced at Its "Made By Google" Event that Actually Matters | Education Technology | Scoop.it
Google wants you to start looking at it as a hardware company. Today, it announced new Pixel phones, a smart voice assistant-powered speaker called Google Home, a VR platform and more. Here are the coolest things the company announced today.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Bettina Ascaino
Scoop.it!

Why data is the new coal

Why data is the new coal | Education Technology | Scoop.it
Deep learning needs to become more efficient if it is going to move from using data to categorise images of cats to diagnosing rare illnesses
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Bettina Ascaino from Learning Technology News
Scoop.it!

How Does the Brain Learn Best? Smart Studying Strategies

How Does the Brain Learn Best? Smart Studying Strategies | Education Technology | Scoop.it
Education and cognitive science are largely separate worlds that have begun communicating only in the last decade, partly because “teachers see all sorts of reforms come and go, and they’re skeptical — and rightly so — of anyone who comes in and says, “Well, I’m going to tell you how to make the kids learn better,” he said.

Via Nik Peachey
more...
Nik Peachey's curator insight, September 22, 2016 5:51 AM

Some useful tips to share with students.

Rescooped by Bettina Ascaino from Learning Technology News
Scoop.it!

Four Classroom Strategies for Integrating Critical Thinking and Kinesthetic Learning

Four Classroom Strategies for Integrating Critical Thinking and Kinesthetic Learning | Education Technology | Scoop.it
Following are four highly effective classroom strategies that fuse critical thinking with kinesthetic learning. Each strategy is designed to spur dialogue, get the oxygen pumping and make the lessons much more dynamic. In particular, struggling learners can benefit from these strategies as they can become frustrated and restless during challenging lessons.

Via Nik Peachey
more...
Roberto Aníbal Arce's curator insight, September 28, 2016 9:42 PM
Históricamente hemos separado el cuerpo y la mente, y ciertamente somos seres holísticos (cuerpo, mente, emociones, espíritu, como mínimo), es tiempo de llevarlo a la educación
Carolina Velásquez's curator insight, September 29, 2016 1:12 PM
As the article says, the kinesthetic learning approach emphasis on student-centered;for that reason, teacher sholud implement activities which help the students to engage into the class; for example, the first estrategy " Four Corners", it is excellent if we have to make an interesing activity and take into account the approach and the topic.
Nevermore Sithole's curator insight, October 4, 2016 2:54 AM
Four Classroom Strategies for Integrating Critical Thinking and Kinesthetic Learning