24 juillet 2017

32 Highlights From Meeker's 2017 Internet Trends Report

By Joshua Kim. Amongst the technology rituals that I most look forward to each year is Mary Meeker’s annual Internet Trends Report. More...

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23 juillet 2017

The Internet Party - What this country most needs

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/large/public/law.jpgBy Tracy Mitrano. With Republicans disgracing themselves and the Democrats in disarray, we need a new political party in the United States. How about an Internet Party?  Its purpose would be to see issues from the perspective of information, technology and the internet.  In other words, to think in terms of this century, not the last. More...

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The Broken Internet

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/large/public/law.jpgBy Tracy Mitrano. For so many reasons I remain deeply grateful to Cornell University’s College of Human Ecology, Department of Human Development, for hiring me. In part, I am grateful because while teaching there I learned to incorporate a developmental model into my thinking. More...

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09 juillet 2017

The Internet of Things Connectivity Binge: What Are the Implications?

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgTechno-News Blog. In 1999, 18 years ago, when just 4% of the world’s population was online, Kevin Ashton coined the term Internet of Things, Neil Gershenfeld of MIT Media Lab wrote the book “When Things Start to Think,” and Neil Gross wrote in BusinessWeek: “In the next century, planet Earth will don an electronic skin. More...

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08 juin 2017

The internet – A transformative power in higher education

By Ochieng’ O Benny. Information and communication technologies, or ICTs, and the internet in particular, hold enormous transformative potential for all levels of education in Africa, including higher education. More...

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25 mai 2017

4 major changes our colleges should undergo right now

eCampus NewsBy Amanda Wilks. The information age and development of the internet have changed every aspect of human life from dating to journalism. Education did not escape this revolution. More...

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24 mai 2017

‘Internet of things’ centre to boost innovation capacity

By Sam Otieno. The Africa Centre of Excellence in the Internet of Things is out to attract PhD candidates in what is a new concept in the field of computing which has the potential to boost Africa’s development through innovation. More...

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23 mai 2017

When the Internet is Angry

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/large/public/library_babel_fish_blog_header.jpgBy Barbara Fister. A new book by Zeynep Tufekci looks at ways networked protest is changing political movements worldwide. More...

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17 mai 2017

Livre blanc : La sécurité de l'Internet des Objets. Digital Security

Apparus avec les premiers smartphones, les objets connectés se sont progressivement démocratisés : il y aura ainsi en 2020 entre 50 et 80 milliards d’objets connectés en circulation dans le monde, générant une valeur ajoutée totale de 8900 milliards de dollars, soit plus de 10% du produit mondial brut. Cette course frénétique à l’innovation est accueillie avec grand enthousiasme par tous ceux qui, particuliers, états ou entreprises, aspirent à tout mesurer, connecter et automatiser afin de créer ou améliorer de façon substantielle les services associés. Voir l'article...

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26 avril 2017

The absence of internet at home is a problem for some students

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgTechno-News Blog. While it may seem like almost everyone has internet access, a shocking number of families lack fast or reliable internet connections. There are roughly 5 million households with school-age children who don’t have broadband internet access at home. More...

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