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Treo creator Jeff Hawkins urges us to take a new look at the brain -- to see it not as a fast processor, but as a memory system that stores and plays back experiences to help us predict, intelligently, what will happen next.…
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Global Authorship is a vision for a next generation Internet and Advanced World Wide Web. The mission is to bring automated collaboration to every Internet-ready device, application, technology, or service and to universalize digital communications.
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Just a quick post on my research project, which began in my blog with the series of posts on Myths of Teaching & Learning some months ago, and was born of my interest to investigate the inertia to change of educational institutions and the alleged crisis of higher ed, especially in the States.
I had a wonderful opportunity this summer to be awarded a Scholar-in-Residence grant from …Continue
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By: Caitlin Elizabeth Rockett, NICS
University of Illinois scientist uses advanced computing to study how global news media can forecast human behavior.
News abounds at lightning speeds—on the Internet and T.V., in newspapers, magazines, blogs, and social networking sites—but what do we get when we consume news? Scientist Kalev Leetaru believes news is capable of teaching us much more than just what happened…
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Danah Boyd, Jenny Ryan and Alex Leavitt
Abstract: The increasing ubiquity of the Internet in the everyday lives of youth has been accompanied by a whole new set of anxieties and concerns. While many have worried about how the Internet increases youth access to problematic content—including pornographic and violent content—little consideration has been paid to youth-generated problematic content. This article examines one genre of…Continue
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