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Altimeter Report Refines ‘Digital Transformation’ Definition

Altimeter Report Refines ‘Digital Transformation’ Definition | Education Technology | Scoop.it

Investing in digital technologies--such as social media, mobile, big data, and the cloud--is all well and good. But doing so does not mean a company is in the midst of a “digital transformation,” according to a new Altimeter Group report. 

 

“The State Of Digital Transformation” is aimed at executives and digital strategists to help gauge where they are relative to other companies. The key finding: While 88 percent of marketers surveyed said their organizations are currently undergoing a digital transformation, just 25 percent of them have actually mapped out a key componenet of the change: their targets’ digital customer journey.

 

Altimeter defines digital transformation as the alignment of, or new investment in, technology and business models to more effectively engage digital customers at every touch point in the customer experience life cycle. According to Brian Solis, principal analyst at Altimeter, companies need to undergo a digital transformation to make it in today’s world.

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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...
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10 Tools for More Interactive Videos 

10 Tools for More Interactive Videos  | Education Technology | Scoop.it
Forget about PowerPoints with voice-over — that's old school. These "new school" apps can help you engage your students while they're learning from your lectures.

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Excelentes Recursos para innovar presentaciones de información...
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How blockchain will revolutionise far more than money – Dominic Frisby | Aeon Essays

Blockchain technology will revolutionise far more than money: it will change your life. Here’s how it actually works
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MIT Researchers Develop AI That Can Detect Cyberattacks With 85 % Accuracy

MIT Researchers Develop AI That Can Detect Cyberattacks With 85 % Accuracy | Education Technology | Scoop.it
MIT’s new AI²  has false positives detection rate five times smaller than similar cyber-security solutions MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligen
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The funny things happening on the way to singularity

The funny things happening on the way to singularity | Education Technology | Scoop.it
People often ask me about the impact of 3D printing on jobs. Will the technology be a job creator or destroyer? The short answer is, it will take more jobs..
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Here’s How Google Makes Sure It (Almost) Never Goes Down

Here’s How Google Makes Sure It (Almost) Never Goes Down | Education Technology | Scoop.it
When was the last time you needed to Google something and Google wasn't there? A new book peers into the system that keeps Google up and road.
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First Robot–Run Insurance Agency Opens for Business

First Robot–Run Insurance Agency Opens for Business | Education Technology | Scoop.it
Goodbye agency principals, producers and customer service reps, hello Roberto Siber, CPCU. Siber is the buff, blue-eyed and bald principal of the Buyonic I
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NPM & left-pad: Have We Forgotten How To Program? | Haney Codes .NET

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Is AlphaGo Really Such a Big Deal? | Quanta Magazine

Is AlphaGo Really Such a Big Deal? |  Quanta Magazine | Education Technology | Scoop.it
The Go-playing program teaches itself to replicate something very much like human intuition, an advance that promises far-reaching consequences.
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Read my lips: New technology spells out what's said when audio fails

Read my lips: New technology spells out what's said when audio fails | Education Technology | Scoop.it
New lip-reading technology developed at the University of East Anglia (UEA) could help in solving crimes and provide communication assistance for people with hearing and speech impairments.
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Type, edit and format with your voice in Docs—no keyboard needed!

Type, edit and format with your voice in Docs—no keyboard needed! | Education Technology | Scoop.it
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What needs to happen before IoT can change the world

5 things that need to happen before IoT can really shake things up.
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Black Markets and Secret Thumb Drives: How Cubans Get Online

Black Markets and Secret Thumb Drives: How Cubans Get Online | Education Technology | Scoop.it
In 2007, it was illegal to purchase a PC in Cuba. Now Cubans use a variety of crafty solutions to get online. How did we get here? Will Fenton travels to Havana to find out.
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How students in Uruguayan schools are being taught English over the Internet

How students in Uruguayan schools are being taught English over the Internet | Education Technology | Scoop.it
In Uruguay, it was recognized that the gap between the abilities and capacities of many teachers to teach English, and student needs to learn English (which became compulsory in 2008) was so huge in many parts of the country that they needed to do things differently than they had done in the past. Instead of having teachers learn English separately, might it be possible to have them learn alongside their students, in their own classrooms?

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Nik Peachey's curator insight, May 12, 12:40 AM

Interesting report from the World Bank.

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8 Game Elements to Make Learning Fun

8 Game Elements to Make Learning Fun | Education Technology | Scoop.it
This infographic illustrates 8 elements that make games for fun and engaging for learners.

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Best toys and games offer kids a playful learning experience.

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Virtual cartoon children look like a great way to teach kids

Virtual cartoon children look like a great way to teach kids | Education Technology | Scoop.it
Can robots teach kids more effectively than humans?
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Anatomics: The neurosurgeon’s bone factory - Australia Unlimited

Anatomics: The neurosurgeon’s bone factory - Australia Unlimited | Education Technology | Scoop.it
A quarter of a century ago Paul D’Urso wondered if the then emerging technologies of 3D imaging and 3D printing could be combined to create artificial body parts. Anatomics, the medical devices company that grew out of that curiosity, is creating the technology that will allow surgeons all around the world to print off an implant to their exact specifications.
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Samsung patents smart contact lenses with a built-in camera

Samsung patents smart contact lenses with a built-in camera | Education Technology | Scoop.it
Samsung has been granted a patent for smart contact lenses with a built-in camera that activates when you blink.
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Google Now expresses sympathy to a man whose father died five years ago

Google Now expresses sympathy to a man whose father died five years ago | Education Technology | Scoop.it
Can virtual voice assistants be sympathetic to your feelings? We haven't tried asking sensitive questions to Google Now but apparently, Google really knows
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Basic Understanding of Big Data. What is this and How it is going to solve complex problems

Basic Understanding of Big Data. What is this and How it is going to solve complex problems | Education Technology | Scoop.it
Guest blog post by Deepak Kumar


Before going into details about what is big data let’s take a moment to look at the below slides by Hewlett-Packard…
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Google Cloud Machine Learning is sailing into mainstream

Google Cloud Machine Learning is sailing into mainstream | Education Technology | Scoop.it
Google had an announcement that means strictly business for its push to be known as a leader in cloud services. "Today [Wednesday], "we've taken a major stride forward with the announcement of a new product family: Clou
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Watch this team of tiny micro-robots pull a car

Stanford engineers demonstrated how six tiny microTug robots — with gripping, adhesive feet inspired by geckos — can work together to pull a 4,000 pound car on polished concrete, albeit…
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Interactive Ebook Creation & Digital Publishing Software

Interactive Ebook Creation & Digital Publishing Software | Education Technology | Scoop.it
Create and publish interactive ebooks for Android, iPad, iPhone, HTML5 web, and desktop

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Awesome free ebook creator software. Great for creating multimedia interactive text books.

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Awesome free ebook creator software. Great for creating multimedia interactive text books.

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Awesome free ebook creator software. Great for creating multimedia interactive text books.

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Awesome free ebook creator software. Great for creating multimedia interactive text books.

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Almost everyone is doing the API economy wrong

Almost everyone is doing the API economy wrong | Education Technology | Scoop.it
It’s time to hold companies to a higher standard when it comes to APIs. As software "eats the world," it seems like it’s not enough for a business to just..
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Consider #neurodiversity when building STEM pathways

Consider #neurodiversity when building STEM pathways | Education Technology | Scoop.it
Patrick Waters advocates for students of all developmental levels as a #MakerEd teacher at the Monarch School in Texas, a school that specializes in educating students with neurological differences.

Through the classes he leads, Waters prepares students for 21st-century #jobs. The modern workforce will need employers with technical alacrity and passion – traits that his students have in spades, he said at a SmartBrief #STEM Pathways Panel.
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