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The Future of Online Learning: The Age of Mobile-First Education - Getting Smart by Guest Author - EdTech, Highered, mobile learning, moocs, Online Learning

The Future of Online Learning: The Age of Mobile-First Education - Getting Smart by Guest Author - EdTech, Highered, mobile learning, moocs, Online Learning | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
By: Rony Zarom. It’s not only students who stand to benefit from the “mobile-first, mobile-most” approach to online education. It also bodes well for curriculum innovation.
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5 trends poised to rock education | eSchool News | eSchool News | 2

Education is often slow to adopt new trends, but these five technologies are poised to transform teaching and learning in classrooms today.
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nic reisini's curator insight, February 17, 2014 8:44 AM

What's good for students is good for me

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A Tiny New Chip Promises Internet 400 Times Faster Than Google Fiber

A Tiny New Chip Promises Internet 400 Times Faster Than Google Fiber | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
Fast internet is fast. Google Fiber's gigabit connections? That's like driving a sports car compared to the go-cart-speed connection that's probably in your house. But new technology from IBM opens the door for connections that are beyond fast. Comparatively, it's like flying a fighter jet.
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Jamie Ruppert's curator insight, February 13, 2014 10:30 AM

So if the internet gets faster will we all have to buy even faster computers to keep up? Oh well... Google Fiber, I already want you! 

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Is This the Future of Reading? MIT’s Experimental Sensory Book

Is This the Future of Reading? MIT’s Experimental Sensory Book | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
This new invention from the MIT Media Lab will no doubt be controversial. Readers strap themselves into a robotic suit equipped with sensors that literally make
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5 K-12 Tech Trends To Watch in 2014 -- THE Journal

5 K-12 Tech Trends To Watch in 2014 -- THE Journal | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
With technology advancing at an increasingly rapid pace, keeping up with what's new and hot on the educational side is no easy task. To help IT directors, administrators and teachers stay up-to-date with the changes, THE Journal talked to users in the field about what's happening now and what's coming down the pike during the year ahead.
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The 2014 NMC Horizon report on Higher Education ~~> 2014-nmc-horizon-report-he-EN.pdf

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10 Major Technology Trends in Education -- THE Journal

10 Major Technology Trends in Education -- THE Journal | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
According to the latest data, video for homework is on the rise; mobile computing is "beyond the tipping point"; and most kids don't use traditional computers to connect to the Internet at home. Those are just three of the major trends revealed in the 2013 Speak Up Survey from Project Tomorrow.
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Top 5 Emerging Educational Technologies Infographic

Top 5 Emerging Educational Technologies Infographic | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
From Kindergarden to college, emerging technologies are continuing to revolutionize educational environments. The Top 5 Emerging Educational Technologies
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Tim Cook as good as confirms mobile payment via Touch ID on the way

Tim Cook as good as confirms mobile payment via Touch ID on the way | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
When Touch ID was first rumored, there had been much speculation about whether the iPhone 5s would act as an electronic wallet, with payments to retailers authorized by fingerprint. While that hasn...
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Personalized Learning 5 Future Technology Predictions from IBM - YouTube

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By 2017, wearable and smart devices will drive half of all app interactions - Computer Business Review

By 2017, wearable and smart devices will drive half of all app interactions - Computer Business Review | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
Mobile users will provide personalised data streams to more than 100 apps and services every day.
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PauletteP's curator insight, January 23, 2014 4:19 PM
"By 2017, Gartner predicts that wearable devices will drive 50 per cent of total app interactions,"
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PSFK Future Of Wearable Tech - Summary Presentation

The Future of Wearable Tech report in collaboration with iQ by intel identifies 10 trends and three major themes that point to the evolving form and function of
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Huge 3D Printer Can Print an Entire Two-Story House in Under a Day

Huge 3D Printer Can Print an Entire Two-Story House in Under a Day | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
Professor Behrokh Khoshnevis' revolutionary robot can 3D print an entire 2,500-square-foot home in just 24 hours.
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PauletteP's curator insight, January 18, 2014 5:14 PM

Design to the forefront - let the 3D printer do the muscle work

Brendon Breen's curator insight, January 19, 2014 2:27 AM

So what are skills for the future?  What is important for students to learn?

Hans snoeks's curator insight, January 19, 2014 5:11 AM

New supplychain: exit bricks and all other building materials- and make on-site, on demand only.. No obsolete components/parts anymore...

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4 Ways Educational Technology Is Changing How People Learn Infographic

4 Ways Educational Technology Is Changing How People Learn Infographic | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
The 4 Ways Educational Technology Is Changing How People Learn Infographic presents how edtech alters the way we learn.
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The Top Trends in Mobile Learning for 2014

The Top Trends in Mobile Learning for 2014 | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
Mobile learning is predicted to be the most disruptive game changer in 2014. It offers many advantages to e-Learning, such as convenience and accessibility. So what will be some of the biggest trends within mobile learning?
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Self-driving cars are coming, and they could change everything we know about cities

Self-driving cars are coming, and they could change everything we know about cities | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
Autonomous, self-driving vehicles are getting more attention from the media, but little from transportation planners. Given the technology's potential impacts on our transportation network, it's time for planners to start thinking about it.
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New kinds of maths skills needed in the future – and new educational practices

New kinds of maths skills needed in the future – and new educational practices | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
The nature of the mathematical skills required from competent citizens is changing. Gone are the days of inertly applying and performing standard calculations. The mathematical minds of the future will need to understand how different economic, social, technological and work-related processes can be mathematically represented or modeled. A project is exploring new pedagogical practices and technological environments to prepare students for the flexible use of their math skills in future environments.
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The Classroom and the Cloud: A Bright Forecast for 2020

The Classroom and the Cloud: A Bright Forecast for 2020 | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
What will the classroom of 2020 look like? As I look ahead, many of the trends we're seeing today will continue to expand learning beyond the classroom walls to connect educators, students and real-w
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The future of wearables: 8 predictions from tech leaders

The future of wearables: 8 predictions from tech leaders | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
Top executives from ARM, Broadcom, Intel, Freescale, MediaTek, and Qualcomm weigh in on what's ahead for the market. Read this article by Shara Tibken on CNET News.
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Visions of the Future: Life in the 2030's

Visions of the Future: Life in the 2030's | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
Gauging what life will be like down the road based on the emerging trends of today is something that scientists and speculative minds have been doing since the beginning of time. But given the rapi...
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Meet Google's Robot Army. It's Growing.

Meet Google's Robot Army. It's Growing. | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
Google can't stop buying robotics companies. In the past two months, eight of the 12 companies the search giant has acquired have "robotics" in their name or descriptions.
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First Experiences with Google Glass at School

First Experiences with Google Glass at School | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
In December, I received a Google Invite to become a Google Glass Explorer. I was not given much time to accept the hefty price tag or let the Google invite expire. In the name of education and my p...
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25 Game-Changing Trends That Will Create Disruption & Opportunity (Part 2)

25 Game-Changing Trends That Will Create Disruption & Opportunity (Part 2) | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
Earlier this week I shared 12 of my Top 25 Game-Changing Hard Trends that will cause both disruption and opportunity on a global level. Today, I bring you 13 additional trends to complete the list.
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Mapcite's Location Intelligence Blog : Big Data Analytics Trends for 2014 - Infographic

Courtesy of Mark Van Rijmenam of Smart Data Collective With 2014 now being underway, more organisations are releasing their  predictions  for the...
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Still Texting? OMG, That's Already So Old-School

Still Texting? OMG, That's Already So Old-School | Future Trends and Advances In Education and Technology | Scoop.it
Instant messaging has surpassed old-fashioned texts. Also on the decline: phone numbers.
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