Category: technology

How can we tell if artificial intelligence threatens work?

How can we tell if artificial intelligence threatens work?

by Stuart W. ElliottU.S. National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and MedicineNew technologies tend to shift jobs and skills. New technologies ...
Why teaching matters more than ever before

Why teaching matters more than ever before

by Stavros Yiannouka, CEO, WISE – World Innovation Summit for Education and Andreas Schleicher, Director, Directorate for Education and SkillsTeaching ...
Which careers do students go for?

Which careers do students go for?

by Marie-Helene DoumetSenior Analyst, Directorate for Education and SkillsCareer decisions are wrought in complexities. Many students start by looking ...
Awarding – and imagining – teaching excellence

Awarding – and imagining – teaching excellence

by Andreas SchleicherDirector, Directorate for Education and SkillsTonight, the winners of the Higher Education Academy’s newly launched Global Teachi ...
Google Glass 2.0 to launch. 74 articles in PubMed on Glass 1.0, some of them rather curious – have a look

Google Glass 2.0 to launch. 74 articles in PubMed on Glass 1.0, some of them rather curious – have a look

Google Glass 1.0 (the first version available to consumers) was a failure in terms of social acceptance and commercial appeal. Yes, there are more tha ...
App uses a network of smartphones to help research cancer: your phone crunches numbers while your sleep

App uses a network of smartphones to help research cancer: your phone crunches numbers while your sleep

The company DreamLab says will allow users to "donate" their smartphone's processing power while their owners are sleeping:"Cancer affects so many of ...