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This Kinetic Touchscreen Keyboard Is Blowing Our Minds

This tactile user interface could bring the sexy back to physical keyboards.
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Learn to Encrypt Your Emails against an invasion of privacy by NSA

Learn to Encrypt Your Emails against an invasion of privacy by NSA | Education Technology | Scoop.it
Learn to Encrypt Your Emails with PGP encryption against an invasion of privacy by NSA.
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Brainlike Computers, Learning From Experience

Brainlike Computers, Learning From Experience | Education Technology | Scoop.it
The new computing approach is based on the biological nervous system, specifically on how neurons react to stimuli and connect with other neurons to interpret information.
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What is Intelligence? What Do IQ Tests Really Measure? (Part 1 From Quarks to Quasars

What is Intelligence? What Do IQ Tests Really Measure? (Part 1 From Quarks to Quasars | Education Technology | Scoop.it
Throughout history, Homo Sapiens (as well as our direct ancestors like Neanderthals and Australopithecus) have attempted to breakaway from nature; one of the many ties that bind us.
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How to Chunk Content for eLearning Infographic

How to Chunk Content for eLearning Infographic | Education Technology | Scoop.it
The How to Chunk Content for eLearning infographic gives a good idea of what is content chunking and why it is useful.
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Alima Aims To Tell You When Your Air Is Harmful – And Prevent It From Ever Getting There

Alima Aims To Tell You When Your Air Is Harmful – And Prevent It From Ever Getting There | Education Technology | Scoop.it
French company and 2014 Hardware Battlefield contestant Alima thinks people want to know what makes up the air they breathe, and they previously launched a successful Kickstarter campaign to prove that it is indeed something consumers want.
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The Art of Living: A Free Stanford Course Explores Timeless Questions

The Art of Living: A Free Stanford Course Explores Timeless Questions | Education Technology | Scoop.it
What is a liberal education? And how can it help you live a more authentic and purposeful life? They are timely and timeless questions that get answered by The Art of Living, a team-taught course presented to Stanford freshmen.
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Why 2014 is the 'Year of Smart Glasses'

Why 2014 is the 'Year of Smart Glasses' | Education Technology | Scoop.it

...The hype around Google Glass has inspired a division of opinion. The people who want Google Glass and smart glasses are probably in the minority, with most people saying: "No way!"

 

They say this because Google Glass looks weird or dorky, they're too expensive or they're thought of as creepy invasions of privacy.But the wide range of smart glass products coming next year may change a lot of minds. Some of them don't look, function or empty wallets like Google Glass does...


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Jeff Domansky's curator insight, January 2, 2014 11:14 AM

Here's CIO's view of what's happening now and over the next year in the incredible new world of smart glasses.

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Top 10 Tech This Week: Food Printers and Eye-Controlled Gaming

Top 10 Tech This Week: Food Printers and Eye-Controlled Gaming | Education Technology | Scoop.it
A look at some of the impressive new tech featured on Mashable, including 3D food printers and eye-motion enable game controllers.
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3D sonograms let blind expectant parents "see" their babies

3D sonograms let blind expectant parents "see" their babies | Education Technology | Scoop.it
Jorge Roberto Lopes dos Santos, an industrial designer with the Instituto Nacional de Tecnologia in Brazil, is giving doctors a new way to print sonograms for their patients — as life-size replicas.


«Dos Santos's company, Tecnologia Humana 3D, has been developing new ways to build three-dimensional computer models using data from sonograms and other imaging techniques after initially setting out to enhance prenatal diagnostic tools.»

«The work took a new direction when dos Santos realized that printing these models would give visually impaired mothers-to-be a chance to meet their babies in utero.»

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9 amazing ways to learn online

9 amazing ways to learn online | Education Technology | Scoop.it
There is no need to buy a massive set of encyclopedias anymore, as you can learn most things online these days. The trouble is that the internet is filled with terrible amounts of misinformation.
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The year 2013: The high and low tech moments in Zimbabwe - Techzim

The year 2013: The high and low tech moments in Zimbabwe - Techzim | Education Technology | Scoop.it
In just a couple of hours the year ends and 2014 rolls along with its high expectations from all of us. But before that happens we thought we’d look back at the highs and lows of 2013.
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7 sneak attacks used by today's most devious hackers

7 sneak attacks used by today's most devious hackers | Education Technology | Scoop.it
Most malware is mundane, but these innovative techniques are exploiting systems and networks of even the savviest users
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Excellence in Media Computing and Communication » Print a New Nose!

Excellence in Media Computing and Communication » Print a New Nose! | Education Technology | Scoop.it

3D printing is a way of manufacturing physical objects directly from 3D computer models. 3D printers work in additive fashion, building an object layer upon layer, typically from resin or photopolymer, which may be pigmented for production of coloured objects. Even intricate forms can be produced quickly by this technology, making it ideal for one-off or short-run production.

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In search of the ideal educational technology device for developing countries

In search of the ideal educational technology device for developing countries | Education Technology | Scoop.it
In two weeks I'll visit BETT, the London-based event which is sometimes referred to as the 'world's biggest educational technology trade show'.

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Ana Cristina Pratas's curator insight, January 10, 2014 11:55 PM

The most important questions to ask  in developing countries are:

 

 

1. affordablity
 2. accessibility
 3. connectivity
 4. electricity
 5. usability

 

 

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See you in BETT 2014 ? 

niftyjock's curator insight, January 28, 2014 4:08 PM

analog mobile phones are a very popular technology used by more than half the world. 

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Music Wizard Hits The Right Notes In The Special Needs Community

Music Wizard Hits The Right Notes In The Special Needs Community | Education Technology | Scoop.it

Autism Hope Alliance gives seal of approval to family friendly Piano Wizard Academy piano learning software game system. - 

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Piano Wizard is a simple music video game system that allows users to play real songs in minutes using a revolutionary patented 4-step approach. The Academy package adds videos lessons and songbooks that coordinate with the software. - See more at: http://www.pianowizardacademy.com/blog/press-releases/music-wizard-hits-right-notes-special-needs-community/#sthash.9es5NqHL.dpuf

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3D Systems Launches The ChefJet, A Sugar Printer For Cooks | TechCrunch

3D Systems Launches The ChefJet, A Sugar Printer For Cooks | TechCrunch | Education Technology | Scoop.it
Sugar printing has always been difficult. Cooks were able to create sugar-based sculptures by hacking standard plastic printers but, in the end, the results..
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New Year's resolutions for the tech-obsessed [infographic]

New Year's resolutions for the tech-obsessed [infographic] | Education Technology | Scoop.it
Need a hand of the tech variety to help you fulfill those resolutions? Look no farther than this infographic from Get a Real Degree to find out how your gadgets can help you drink less, stress less...
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Android Is Busting Out | Cult of Android

Android Is Busting Out | Cult of Android | Education Technology | Scoop.it
  This is the year that Android busts out -- out of phones and tablets and into all kinds of devices. Android is coming this year to your home, car, d
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Top 2103 Technology & Innovation Highlights

Top 2103 Technology & Innovation Highlights | Education Technology | Scoop.it
Top 2103 Technology & Innovation Highlights
A video from pressTV focusing on new
technology innovations from 2013
inc renewable and recycled energy to 3d printing.
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EmoSPARK | The First Artificial Intelligence Home Console - Official Release - YouTube

EmoSPARK | The First Artificial Intelligence Home Console - Official Release - YouTube | Education Technology | Scoop.it

Technology that improves our lives is always a priority. Technology that can improve moods and overall happiness is beyond our expectations, yet we are always ready for a break from today's chaotic world.

Enter EmoSpark, the world's first home artificial intelligence console that uses emotion text and content analysis to measure the emotional responses of its users. In fact, it actually detects the moods of several people in the room at a time, the same way people do, through facial recognition and learning to interact through conversation.

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Prezi - Blog - How to make the perfect prezi in half the time

Prezi - Blog - How to make the perfect prezi in half the time | Education Technology | Scoop.it

Visualizing complex ideas is one of the things that Prezi does best—and it’s also easier than ever thanks to our “Insert Diagram” tool. Do you want to illustrate the deeper issues that lie beneath the surface of a seemingly simple problem? Or perhaps you want to explain the differences and similarities between three choices. 

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Learning to learn: a series on hacking your own brain

Learning to learn: a series on hacking your own brain | Education Technology | Scoop.it
I recently partook in a discussion among some fellow community managers on the best ways to learn about the industry and how to train its future generations.
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The Best 20 Educational Wikis This Year ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

The Best 20 Educational Wikis This Year ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Education Technology | Scoop.it
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