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Scientists Used Facebook For The Largest Ever Study Of Language And Personality — And The Results Are Groundbreaking

Scientists Used Facebook For The Largest Ever Study Of Language And Personality — And The Results Are Groundbreaking | Tech Tools | Scoop.it
A group of University of Pennsylvania researchers who analyzed Facebook status updates of 75,000 volunteers have found an entirely different way to analyze human personality, according to a new study published in PLOS One.

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Etsy Debuts Pinterest-Like Curation Platform For Brands, Pages | TechCrunch

Etsy Debuts Pinterest-Like Curation Platform For Brands, Pages | TechCrunch | Tech Tools | Scoop.it
Etsy, the marketplace for hand crafted goods, is adding a new feature today to engage brands with the its platform-—Pages. The feature allows brands to create curated pages of items from Etsy, which users can buy directly from the marketplace...
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Essay on efforts to address issues of skepticism about MOOCs | Inside Higher Ed

Essay on efforts to address issues of skepticism about MOOCs | Inside Higher Ed | Tech Tools | Scoop.it

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iPad Obliterate: A Tech Tale of Disaster

iPad Obliterate: A Tech Tale of Disaster | Tech Tools | Scoop.it
I messed up, big time. My own laziness resulted in the loss of well over one hundred drawings on my iPad — artwork I now must close my eyes and search my biological memory to see again.
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Since I am also dealing with a recovering data issue, this struck me as just another peril

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Style Guides: A Design Mock-up for the Responsive Web | MediaLoot

Style Guides: A Design Mock-up for the Responsive Web | MediaLoot | Tech Tools | Scoop.it

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Report Says Amazon Wants to Make a Game Console | TIME.com

Report Says Amazon Wants to Make a Game Console | TIME.com | Tech Tools | Scoop.it
Suddenly it seems like every tech titan wants to be in the game console business.
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Podcasting 101: A guide to getting started - MIT News

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Podcasting 101: A guide to getting started
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When you want to publish your podcast, both WordPress and Drupal offer RSS right out of the box, no plug-ins or modules needed.

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Google Glass Home Automation Video: GoogleGlass controls lights ...

Google Glass Home Automation Video: GoogleGlass controls lights ... | Tech Tools | Scoop.it
Google's strategy with Google Glass is as brilliant as it is unconventional. While Glass isn't shaping up to be the next iPad, Google knows that there is plenty of potential for connected eyewear to help usher in a new era of ...
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Google's living room plans reportedly included a Hangout-ready set-top box - Engadget

Google's living room plans reportedly included a Hangout-ready set-top box - Engadget | Tech Tools | Scoop.it
Google's living room plans reportedly included a Hangout-ready set-top box Engadget According to sources, former Android head Andy Rubin demonstrated a Roku-style set-top box for partners at CES that had Hangouts as its main feature, with a video...
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Google Glass: developers encouraged to build 'Glassware' apps in Android - The Guardian

Google Glass: developers encouraged to build 'Glassware' apps in Android - The Guardian | Tech Tools | Scoop.it
The Guardian Google Glass: developers encouraged to build 'Glassware' apps in Android The Guardian Google is encouraging developers to start building apps for its Glass augmented-reality eyewear, even though it has yet to release the official Glass...
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Microsoft Is Teaching Kinect to Understand Sign Language [VIDEO]

Microsoft Is Teaching Kinect to Understand Sign Language [VIDEO] | Tech Tools | Scoop.it
Microsoft Research Asia says they have tested ways the Microsoft Kinect device could translate sign language and help individuals who are deaf communicate.
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Blackboard Goes MOOC - Inside Higher Ed

Blackboard Goes MOOC - Inside Higher Ed | Tech Tools | Scoop.it
Blackboard Goes MOOC
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LAS VEGAS -- After a year watching the hype over massive open online courses and keeping its distance, Blackboard said Wednesday it would join in.
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Hacker Installs Face-Recognition Device on Google Glass

Hacker Installs Face-Recognition Device on Google Glass | Tech Tools | Scoop.it
Software bypasses Google operating system, despite company attempts to quell privacy violation fears.

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Experts speculate on possible business models for MOOC providers | Inside Higher Ed

Experts speculate on possible business models for MOOC providers | Inside Higher Ed | Tech Tools | Scoop.it
Has the term "e-diploma mill" been coined yet? "How Will MOOCs Make Money?" http://t.co/EJxubaC44Y #MOOC
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Credit for MOOCs Is One Step in a Long Journey Toward Relevance

Credit for MOOCs Is One Step in a Long Journey Toward Relevance | Tech Tools | Scoop.it
Colleges plan to give credit for MOOCs, but how will that affect higher education as a whole?

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Effectiveness Of MOOCs Stirs Debate About Online Learning | On Campus | The WGBH News Higher Education Blog

Effectiveness Of MOOCs Stirs Debate About Online Learning | On Campus | The WGBH News Higher Education Blog | Tech Tools | Scoop.it
online learning, massive open online learning, higher education

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Kent Lundgren's curator insight, September 20, 2013 12:31 PM

Var på CED http://www.ced.lu.se/ i #Lund idag. Där pratade de om att MOOC kommer stort.... #nyagreppiskolan och ny #synpålärande?

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20 Tools to Showcase Your Portfolio

20 Tools to Showcase Your Portfolio | Tech Tools | Scoop.it
Working in a creative industry often means that you need to present your work on a global stage, using an attractive and professional platform.
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Inside the Coursera Hype Machine | The Nation

Inside the Coursera Hype Machine | The Nation | Tech Tools | Scoop.it
If you’re looking for the Amazon of online higher ed, forget about Coursera—it’s iTunes U.
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Army Competition Switches to Video for Interviews - ABC News

Army Competition Switches to Video for Interviews - ABC News | Tech Tools | Scoop.it
Army Competition Switches to Video for Interviews ABC News With a soldier of the year and non-commissioned officer of the year being named Thursday, several contestants were only a few points apart and the live interviews were going to determine...
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Google Asks Glass Developers To Start Working On Android-Based Apps Ahead Of Glass Development Kit Launch | TechCrunch

Google Asks Glass Developers To Start Working On Android-Based Apps Ahead Of Glass Development Kit Launch | TechCrunch | Tech Tools | Scoop.it
It looks like Google is about to unleash a new wave of more powerful applications for Google Glass.
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The US Navy Will Use Kinect To Combat Sexual Assault - Forbes

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The US Navy Will Use Kinect To Combat Sexual Assault
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Microsoft's Kinect is a controversial device that seems like it has the potential to be a technology game-changer, but hasn't managed to do anything all that revolutionary to date.
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Skip Skype: Why Video Job Interviews Are Bad for Everyone

Skip Skype: Why Video Job Interviews Are Bad for Everyone | Tech Tools | Scoop.it
Although they might save time, video interviews aren't paying off for job candidates or employers, new research shows.
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San Jose State's MOOC Missteps Easy to See - Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio

San Jose State's MOOC Missteps Easy to See - Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio | Tech Tools | Scoop.it
San Jose State's MOOC Missteps Easy to See
Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio
As most people in ed-tech circles have heard by now, a much-touted MOOC experiment has ended in embarrassment.
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Nokia Asks British Graduates to Collaborate on Augmented Reality Job Search App

Nokia Asks British Graduates to Collaborate on Augmented Reality Job Search App | Tech Tools | Scoop.it
Finnish mobile phone giant Nokia is asking British graduates on the Entrepreneur First start-up accelerator program to improve its career services app, JobLens.
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Higher ed leaders urge slow down of MOOC train - Inside Higher Ed

Higher ed leaders urge slow down of MOOC train - Inside Higher Ed | Tech Tools | Scoop.it
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Higher ed leaders urge slow down of MOOC train
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Gates has agreed to spend $3 million for wide-reaching MOOC-related grants.
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