education

MIT Dean Takes Leave to Start New Type of University Without Lectures or Classrooms

Posted in Online on 7th Feb, 2016
by Alex Muller

What if you could start a university from scratch for todays needs and with todays technology?

When the future of virtual reality meets the future of education

Posted in Games on 25th Jan, 2016
by Alex Muller

Much of this early foray into VR-based learning has centered on the hard sciences.

When Class Is Run by a Robot

Posted in Software on 25th Jan, 2016
by Alex Muller

Researchers in Europe and Turkey are working to develop teaching machines that help preschool-aged kids learn a new language.

Google launches a deep learning course on Udacity

Posted in Online on 22nd Jan, 2016
by Alex Muller

Deep learning is an increasingly popular type of artificial intelligence which involves training artificial neural networks on lots of data.

Minecraft to launch education edition

Posted in Games on 19th Jan, 2016
by Alex Muller

More than 7,000 classrooms around the world already use Minecraft in some form.