30 Jul 2018

What advantages does digital technology bring to development work? Should it be used to drive decision making, to inform new product development or partnership strategy? Is digitalization a hot topic in the business world right now? What exactly does it mean? Digitalization is the process of converting material or information into a digital form. Many businesses are now transitioning on...

30 Jul 2018

Some students seem to breeze through their school years, whereas others struggle, putting them at risk for getting lost in our educational system and not reaching their full potential. Parents and teachers want to help students succeed, but there is little guidance on which learning techniques are the most effective for improving educational outcomes. This leads students to implement stu...

28 Jul 2018

Aside providing access to information resources, academic libraries play a significant role in the student experience. Libraries exist to enhance the acquisition of knowledge by their clientele through the provision of reading materials - book and non-book for the purposes of teaching, learning and research. Library is to support teaching, learning and research activities and today is a ...

28 Jul 2018

Today, it is increasingly common for people especially in a developed country to use or come into contact with robots in various situations at home and in retail stores, hotels and hospitals. Robots are classified into several type based on their functionality (service utility robots are those designed to communicate with humans) and appearance (humanoid robots or mechanical robots). The...

27 Jul 2018

Trust is absolute; it is present or absent, yet it is not possible to have total trust all of the time, What’s more, trust is similar to a muscle – it is reinforced and strengthened through continuous use or application. Trust in these relationships is not always reciprocal or mutual, socio-demographic and cultural factors also affect trust levels as the shared values, beliefs, and behav...

27 Jul 2018

Communication Around the World People, companies, and institutions feel the depth of this technological change, but the speed and scope of the transformation has triggered all manner of utopian and dystopian perceptions that, when examined closely through methodologically rigorous empirical research, turn out not to be accurate. Globally, time spent on social networking sites surpassed...

26 Jul 2018

Facebook is an increasingly popular social networking site that helps us keep in touch with friends and stay up-to-date with the latest news and events. Educational tool, eLearning groups, sharing eLearning content and participating in eLearning course-related online discussions on Facebook, have been proven effective strategies for a large number of eLearning professionals. We have a la...

26 Jul 2018

We’re only months into the 2019 election, but there have already been promising developments to fix our nation’s elections system and make it easier to register to vote. According to new research by the Pew Charitable Trusts, online voter registration provides great benefits for voters and election workers alike. A basic tenet of democracy is the right of the people to elect the governm...

25 Jul 2018

Mother tongue is what we learn from birth and each word is learnt with all its background, history, and linkages without us noticing it.  Our social environment, naturally and effortlessly constitute lots of meaning in language that we speak. The importance of the mother tongue, and more specifically of mother-tongue education, is recognized globally. The use of the mother tongue is reg...

25 Jul 2018

Whenever we analyze the landscape of higher education technology, we find a range of trends in various stages of development. There are topics with real staying power, such as learning space design (which has factored into our trends list for several years). School technology decisions are becoming more democratic, and the pervasiveness of Internet-connected devices is helping to lead a...