Wednesday, April 26, 2017

TechEDU

TechEDU

courtesy ScienceDaily.com June 18, 2013 — TED Talks, the most popular conference and events website in the world with over 1 billion informational videos viewed, provides academics with increased popular exposure but does nothing to...

Anne-Marie Imafidon is in a rush to get on with life. Perhaps that is why she passed a GCSE in computer science aged 10, became the youngest graduate to attain a masters degree, aged...

Human learning is a complex, sometimes mysterious process. Most of us have had experiences where we have struggled to learn something new, but also times when we've picked something up nearly effortlessly. FREE Webinar: Accelerating...

by Billy Gallagher, courtesy TechCrunch, “The Roost–stop hunching over your laptop,” I read, back and neck aching as usual. I had been working at my laptop like a gargoyle since early in the morning. But in...

UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT URBANA-CHAMPAIGN IMAGE: TEENS ARE LESS LIKELY TO TAKE RISKS AND ALSO FIND RESPONSIBLE BEHAVIOR MORE REWARDING WHEN THEIR MOTHER IS PRESENT, RESEARCHERS FOUND. view more CREDIT: JULIE MCMAHON CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- A new study...

It’s not exactly beating something into someone’s head. More like tapping it into the side. Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have developed a system that teaches people Morse code within four hours using...

by Adam Dawood, courtesy techinasia.com Pakistani startups Groopic and Tunacode have been accepted to be part of this summer’s Blackbox Connect program.The two-week Blackbox Connect program is held in Silicon Valley for international startups and gives them the...
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courtesy kaist.edu  - A doctoral candidate at the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) developed a magnetically driven pen interface that works both on and around mobile devices. This interface, called the MagPen,...

courtesy NJIT.edu NJIT Professor Ali Akansu, PhD, wants to prevent another flash crash on Wall Street.  An electrical and computing engineer who is an expert in the relatively...

Iowa State researchers measured brain activity to better understand cybersecurity threats and identify what motivates employees to violate company policy. (Larger image) Photo by Bob Elbert AMES, Iowa – The old adage that a chain...

by Susan Davis, courtesy blogs.hbr.org - If you believe the hype, technology is going to help us end global poverty. Advances have indeed made a huge difference in the lives of the poor, but there's...

by Ryan Glasgow, courtesy medium.com This is the second article in a three-part series on building products for critical mass. Part I discusses why every startup needs a story and can be found here. A...