18 mars 2017

Internet Governance

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/large/public/law.jpgBy Tracy Mitrano. For many posts over the years, I have called for some framework of international governance to address cybersecurity. More...

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13 mars 2017

Campuses are putting IoT into action in advising, services and beyond

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgTechno-News Blog. A University of Southern California project using cameras and sensors to gather analytical data about student engagement and the intersections of teaching and learning is just one of a growing number of initiatives on campuses nationwide to harness the Internet of Things (IoT) to improve outcomes and create innovation within the burgeoning tech sector, Ed Tech: Focus on Higher Ed reported. More...

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01 mars 2017

Numérique. Plus de 8 millions de français n'accèdent pas à Internet de leur domicile

Selon le Credoc, plus de 8 millions de français de plus de 12 ans n'ont pas d'accès Internet à leur domicile. Si certains vivent dans une grande précarité financière, d'autres sont actifs, peu ou pas diplômés, avec des revenus limités.
Source : http://www.gref-bretagne.com/Actualites/Revue-de-presse/Numerique.-Plus-de-8-millions-de-francais-n-accedent-pas-a-Internet-de-leur-domicile

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23 février 2017

GE’s Bill Ruh on the Industrial Internet Revolution

By Stephen Downes - Stephen's Web. GE’s Bill Ruh on the Industrial Internet Revolution
Art Kleiner, John Sviokla, Strategy+Business, 2017/02/16
Interesting discussion around the topic of internet-based computational services in industry. More...

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19 février 2017

What’s Stopping Education IoT?

eCampus NewsBy Tom Ruff. The proliferation of Internet of Things (IoT) connected devices is on a steady rise. Analysts predict that from now through 2020, the number of connected “things” will grow from 13.5 billion units to 38.5 billion units, a growth of over 285 percent. More...

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29 janvier 2017

How the Internet Is Loosening Our Grip on the Truth

The New York TimesBy . Next week, if all goes well, someone will win the presidency. What happens after that is anyone’s guess. Will the losing side believe the results? Will the bulk of Americans recognize the legitimacy of the new president? And will we all be able to clean up the piles of lies, hoaxes and other dung that have been hurled so freely in this hyper-charged, fact-free election. More...

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27 janvier 2017

Universities come together for new IoT hub

Résultat de recherche d'images pour ".theengineer.co.uk"By Edoardo Campanella. Nine universities across the UK will form a new PETRAS Internet of Things (IoT) Research Hub, with the aim of furthering the technology and exploring some of its key issues. More...

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26 janvier 2017

Person to Person: That’s How My Kind of Internet Works

By Stephen Downes - Stephen's Web. Person to Person: That’s How My Kind of Internet Works
Alan Levine, CogDogBlog, 2017/01/03

I'm not so much a person-to-person person. I prefer mass media and talking to large groups. But that's my shortcoming, the habits of a person raised in the era of best-selling books, newspapers and television. More...

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No More 'Beall's List'

By Stephen Downes - Stephen's Web. No More 'Beall's List'
Carl Straumsheim, Inside Higher Ed, 2017/01/18

Beall's List, a collection of what the author called "predatory" journals, was suddenly removed from the internet this week. The story broke on Twitter Sunday night and on Debunking Denialism Monday. More...

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It’s true, internet surfing during class is not so good for grades

The ConversationBy . Many universities encourage students to purchase laptops that they can bring to class. Charities like One Laptop per Child provide low-cost laptops to disadvantaged students. More...

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