The exciting possibilities of artificial intelligence

[responsivevoice_button buttontext=”Play”] What is Artificial Intelligence (AI)? AI is an umbrella term encompassing a great variety of disciplines surrounding the mimicry or apparent mimicry of intelligence in technology, for various purposes and on various levels. AI is useful not only for games, but it is used as an extension of ourselves.

Why Twitter “works” in education?

[responsivevoice_button buttontext=”Play”] As with the advancement in technology, social media channels grow day by day, each adopts their own personality. LinkedIn is the oldest in the family. Instagram is the playful teen, that opened its restaurant with the money for the family. Facebook is the walking political argument that everyone know not get started. And Read More …

IT training for elderly people: It’s never too late

[responsivevoice_button buttontext=”Play”] The rate at which technology is developing is so fast that most of us struggle to keep up. When we were children, some of the lucky ones may have had an old Commodore 64, which needed programming language just to access Ms Dos. It seems like it took no more than a blink Read More …

Algorithms are the playgrounds of the future

[responsivevoice_button buttontext=”Play”] Math is cool because nothing defines cool better than success. The world has come a long way since the time of the Greeks. Then the Persians and Arabs kept the wheels of math algorithms turning, while western nations wallowed in the Dark Ages.

Turn your smartphone into a study library

[responsivevoice_button buttontext=”Play”] In this era of technology nothing is difficult. Everything lies on your doorstep all you need to do is to open the door for the things to come in. Whether you are sitting at your home or out in the park you can gain access to any place you want. Smart phones have solved Read More …

How to create material for workshop?

[responsivevoice_button buttontext=”Play”] Those who arrange in-person or virtual workshops throughout academic periods have to do a lot of things such as creating webpages to showcase PDF handouts, outlines, audio and video tutorials etc. Most of those who are not very well versed with the use of software and programs normally hire the services of other Read More …

Social media spring cleaning for graduates

When applying for jobs, it is customary to go through a mental checklist. A stunning CV? Check. Snappy covering letter? Check. Up-to-date LinkedIn profile? Of course. Appropriate Facebook, profile? That’s the one that seems to be catching more and more people out. Last month, seventeen year old Paris Brown, a youth crime commissioner, came under Read More …

Is the Internet threatening formal education?

[responsivevoice_button buttontext=”Play”] The Internet is often touted as a great source of knowledge and information, not to mention its social benefits. There are two sides to every issue, however, and the Internet also has some drawbacks. It’s hard to deny that the Internet is having a profound effect on modern education, and not always in Read More …

Education for you and by you: PREPR

[responsivevoice_button buttontext=”Play”] The new Open Prepr initiative is created to help students develop skills through innovation and collaboration. Crowd funding for the project begins today and the motto is: Let’s Open Education Together!!

Why using e-books as an educational resource?

It is a fact that the users of e-books have become a well-known mode of studying for many students around the world. It has become a significant educational resource for many university students and self-studying enthusiasts. An e-book is basically a book in electronic format. These days, it can be downloaded to most of the Read More …