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SMARTeacher’s Adaptive Learning Platform Uses Role-Playing Games to Teach Math

SMARTeacher’s Adaptive Learning Platform Uses Role-Playing Games to Teach Math | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
Founded in 2011 by two engineering students from the University of Waterloo, SMARTeacher aims to use adaptive learning to teach math with an intuitive computer game that adapts to the mood and engagement levels of players.
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The wonderful and terrifying implications of computers that can learn

The wonderful and terrifying implications of computers that can learn | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
What happens when we teach a computer how to learn? Technologist Jeremy Howard shares some surprising new developments in the fast-moving field of deep learning, a technique that can give computers the ability to learn Chinese, or to recognize objects in photos, or to help think through a medical diagnosis. (One deep learning tool, after watching hours of YouTube, taught itself the concept of “cats.”) Get caught up on a field that will change the way the computers around you behave … sooner than you probably think.
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What we read about deep learning is just the tip of the iceberg

What we read about deep learning is just the tip of the iceberg | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
The artificial intelligence technique known as deep learning is white hot right now, as we have noted numerous times before. It’s powering many of the advances in computer vision, voice recognition and text analysis at companies including Google, Facebook, Microsoft and Baidu, and has been the technological foundation of many startups (some of which were…
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TV is over: Mobile has officially demoted TV to second-rung media status

TV is over: Mobile has officially demoted TV to second-rung media status | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
About 26 percent of customers who call US cable TV companies request "internet only" service, according to a survey of those calls by mobile advertising technology company Marchex. Of those custome...
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How the wind farms of the future could be underwater

How the wind farms of the future could be underwater | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
The United Kingdom may seem an unlikely candidate to lead a renewable energy revolution; it doesn't have much sun for solar power, it doesn't have much space for wind power and it doesn't have giant coursing rivers for hydro.
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6 Technologies That Will Revolutionize the Classroom | Edudemic

6 Technologies That Will Revolutionize the Classroom | Edudemic | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
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Haptic technology will let you touch sound in virtual reality

Haptic technology will let you touch sound in virtual reality | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
And it won't involve turning the bass up really loud.
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Forget smart watches and glasses, smart clothing will be the hottest trend of 2015

Forget smart watches and glasses, smart clothing will be the hottest trend of 2015 | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
The holiday season is kicking off, but we could get our first glimpse into next year's big tech trend in January. Smart watches may be the hot topic of 2014, but smart clothing could steal its thunder by next year.
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Stanford researchers bridge education and neuroscience to strengthen the growing field of educational neuroscience

Stanford researchers bridge education and neuroscience to strengthen the growing field of educational neuroscience | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
As methods of imaging the brain improve, neuroscientists and educators can now identify changes in children's brains as they learn, and start to develop ways of personalizing instruction for kids who are falling behind.
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For The First Time Ever, Americans Spend More Time Using Mobile Devices Than TV

For The First Time Ever, Americans Spend More Time Using Mobile Devices Than TV | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
People spend nearly 3 hours in front of mobile devices each day.
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By 2020, 90% of World’s Population Aged over 6 Will Have a Mobile Phone: Report

By 2020, 90% of World’s Population Aged over 6 Will Have a Mobile Phone: Report | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
Ericsson has released its latest Mobility Report today, revealing that the ongoing growth of the smartphone market isn’t likely to slow down any time soon thanks to increasing numbers of users coming... Keep reading →
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Something Called 'The Race To Zero' Is Scaring A Lot Of Tech Companies

Something Called 'The Race To Zero' Is Scaring A Lot Of Tech Companies | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
Cloud computing has completely changed the tech industry, but it's got a dark side for the companies competing in the market: "the race to zero."
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How Technology is Changing the Future of Learning - Resources Shared at @ASTDMidNJ

How Technology is Changing the Future of Learning - Resources Shared at @ASTDMidNJ | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
On November 6th, I had the pleasure of speaking at an ASTD Mid-NJ Annual Technology Showcase. I led a discussion titled How Technology is Changing the Future of Learning. This blog post is being se...
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Larry Page: AI will take jobs, but living will be cheaper - SlashGear

Larry Page: AI will take jobs, but living will be cheaper - SlashGear | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
Speaking this week on the future of Google and the technology-infused world at large, Larry Page made some rather interesting comments on you and the way you'll
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10 Ways the Next Ten Years are Going to be Mind-Blowing

10 Ways the Next Ten Years are Going to be Mind-Blowing | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
Discover the amazing technological and scientific breakthroughs humans are likely to make in just the next ten years.
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Retail Banking Strategies: Top 10 Trends for 2015

Retail Banking Strategies: Top 10 Trends for 2015 | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
An annual retail banking forecast compiled from more than 60 global financial services leaders and industry analysts.
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Platforms and crowdsourcing: The office of the 21st century

Platforms and crowdsourcing: The office of the 21st century | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
“Disruption” is one of the most overhyped concepts of the last ten years. A Google Trend search for “disruptive innovation” shows a steeply rising graph, and you can hardly open a professional news website without reading stories about whole sectors being disrupted. Given that “business as usual” is apparently undergoing a profound transformation, how this will…
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Google Is Hunting for an Autism Gene

Google Is Hunting for an Autism Gene | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
Google is on a mission to pinpoint the genetic causes of autism. The company is using its cloud-based genome database, Google Genomics, to sequence genomes from 10,000 people on the autism spectrum, along with their family members. The plan is to host and index the genomes so that researchers can look for the genetic origins of the developmental disorder.
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Learner Revolution in, Ed Tech Revolution out - eCampus News

Learner Revolution in, Ed Tech Revolution out - eCampus News | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
A new report suggests investors should focus on companies servicing the "Learner Revolution," which creates pathways of success to guide individual students
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Donald Clark Plan B: 10 mind-blowing Oculus Rift experiments in education

Donald Clark Plan B: 10 mind-blowing Oculus Rift experiments in education | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
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5 Heutagogical Tips to Empower Lifelong Learners Online - SchoolKeep Blog

5 Heutagogical Tips to Empower Lifelong Learners Online - SchoolKeep Blog | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
This post is for educators who want to learn more about heutagogy and implement strategies that empower lifelong learners online.
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Adidas now lets you print your iPhone photos on your shoes

Adidas now lets you print your iPhone photos on your shoes | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
Adidas earlier this year announced its plans to offer a new miZX Flux service that allow users to print their photos on their shoes. That service has now
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Google, gaming, and going mobile: Today's 5 tech trends | eSchool News | eSchool News

Google, gaming, and going mobile: Today's 5 tech trends | eSchool News | eSchool News | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
From Google and Apple to gaming, educators are buzzing with five major ed-tech topics.
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The 10 Skills Employers Most Want In 2015 Graduates

The 10 Skills Employers Most Want In 2015 Graduates | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
Can you work well on a team, make decisions and solve problems? Those are the skills employers most want when they are deciding which new college graduates to hire. The next-most-important skill: ability to communicate verbally with people inside and outside an organization. Employers also want new hires to have [...]
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FUTURE TECHNOLOGIES of 2020 ??? Incredible

2020 is only six years away and yet it's a nice round number to use as a milestone from which to judge the progress of technology in the 21st Century. Shift ...
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Projected route

Projected route | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
DESIGNING commercial aircraft would be a whole lot easier if manufacturers didn’t have to consider the pesky customers. Take windows. They are a pain to include on...
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