Big data is becoming a much-talked-about phenomenon across different fields, from marketing to IT. There’s an abundance of information on mining data resources, but the effect of analytics is only seen if it can bring meaningful change. …Continue
In a recent NY Times feature article, Noam Scheiber provided a pretty thorough picture of the mid-to-longer term economic challenges we’re facing and some of the alternative policies that the Biden administration may pursue to address them. The most important forces driving…Continue
According to global smart learning Industry analysis by Research Dive, the global industry forecast will be $74,179.1 million in 2026, at a 19.2% CAGR and is growing from $18,200.0 million in2018.
Smart Learning industry Drivers: Growing acceptance of e-learning in academic & corporate sectors…Continue
In a previous article I explored how workers and employers should approach the future and opined that both would be better off if they each understood the motivations and tactics that the other would employ to further their interests. Workers are concerned…Continue
The continued evolution of technology has changed our lives in more profound ways than we’d ever been able to imagine. Think about it — we no longer have to wait in queues in the bank to get a bank statement or even head out to a supermarket or some such to buy groceries. This advancement of technology has had quite an impact on education as well. Come to think of it; education has experienced mind-boggling transformation, brought on by various technologies, such as artificial intelligence,…Continue
Added by Ryan Williamson on December 16, 2020 at 12:47am — No Comments
Data science is the most advanced transformative tool currently available among business owners. No wonder organizations are increasingly moving toward data-driven decision making. According to a market report, the data analytics market is expected to grow 30.08% between 2020 and 2023, which roughly translates to $77.6 billion.
Data-driven decision making has taken over traditional decision –making methods, increasing demand for data science professionals. Companies require…
Added by Aileen Scott on December 15, 2020 at 2:52am — No Comments
11 Nov, 2020, Washington D.C.: Since the launch of the World Data Science Initiative (WDSI) in January of 2020 institutions in more than 20 countries have applied to be a part of the initiative, which is the world’s biggest ever talent development project in Data Science. The African continent can now boast its first institution to join the initiative; University of Rwanda.…Continue
Added by Aileen Scott on November 11, 2020 at 2:10am — No Comments
EdTech is the combination of hardware, such as interactive projection screens, and software, e.g., classroom management systems, aimed to improve both teaching and learning processes, and educational outcomes, respectfully. Although educational technology is relatively new - it originated in the early 40-ies and was represented by first flight simulators, it has already demonstrated excellent results and looks extremely promising both to end-users…Continue
Reliance on data is increasing across all industries. Whether it’s a retail chain or an education company functioning in the k-12 or secondary level space, how we measure the outcome of learning, student performance, teacher prowess, and school performance is built on data-driven techniques. The course of action in education across many schools and colleges now is highly dependent on data. But is the data-driven approach to education, to measure the…Continue
Added by Aileen Scott on September 24, 2020 at 7:30pm — No Comments
The amount of data created globally, to date, reached an overwhelming, 59 zettabytes, in 2020, with 90% of the world’s data being produced in the last two years alone. We are generating 2.5 quintillion bytes of data each day in the present era.
Amount of data produced worldwide…Continue
Added by Aileen Scott on August 13, 2020 at 10:50pm — No Comments
At this point, everyone knows that artificial intelligence is all around us, even though we may not realize it. Take your mobile phones, for example — a smart assistant? Yeah, that is powered by artificial intelligence. But this is a rather simple example of the many ways in which AI can be applied in the world. To understand it better, think about online examinations for a moment; while proctoring during in-person exams is quite a simple process, how does one go about it with online…Continue
Added by Ryan Williamson on July 28, 2020 at 12:18am — No Comments
The world has been witness to some profound changes over the past couple of decades. For example, we can shop for furniture without needing to leave our house or even send money halfway across the world with a few taps on your smartphone’s screen. However, there is one aspect of human existence that has undergone some of the most profound changes of them all — learning. Yep. Today, education is no more confined to schools, colleges, or other educational facilities. Today, students have not…Continue
Added by Ryan Williamson on May 6, 2020 at 8:52pm — No Comments
The eLearning industry is already surging on today’s words and finding ways to enhance the learning experience through leading technologies that are loved by many. Recently eLearning has embraced AR/VR technology which has changed the whole dynamics of what learning is.…Continue
Added by Bhupinder Kour on April 28, 2020 at 12:40am — No Comments
Which masters or PhD course should I choose for Data Science or Artificial Intelligence?
This is one of the most common questions I am asked
Here is my view – and the usual caveats apply – i.e. the viewpoint is personal and is not associated with any company or institution I am…Continue
Added by ajit jaokar on February 17, 2020 at 7:12am — No Comments