08 Feb 2018

Most times when you are on a website, a pop up notification comes up that says this site uses cookie, enable cookie? Well it is not the normal sweetener you eat. What Are Cookies? Internet Cookies are not programs or viruses and do nothing on your computer/device by themselves. Cookies simply store information with the aim of improving your web experience and help speed up the internet...

07 Feb 2018

When a dominant language like Spanish or English replaces some indigenous language, in some field like literature/ businesses and these indigenous languages are considered old or better still, old-fashioned, therefore some languages have been seen to have evolved. Because people and scholars are revitalizing various languages online, the question now is will these languages be able to th...

06 Feb 2018

Nowadays whenever we are talking on a cell phone in a crowd, we tend to yell because of lots of disturbance and noise around us. However, there is no need to scream to convey our message and wasting our energy anymore. When this technology is used, it detects every lip movement and internally converts the electrical pulses into sounds signals and sends them neglecting all other surround...

05 Feb 2018

In order to excel as the best graduating student at the secondary school level, or to be successful in higher institution, a student must engage in deeper learning. William and Flora Hewlett Foundation suggests that deeper learning helps to prepare students to master deep and core academic content, think critically, solve complex problems, work collaboratively, communicate effectively an...

03 Feb 2018

Going down the memory lane during the pre-internet days, if someone asked you a complicated question, you have multiple options. You may see if people you know have the answer, pull out a dictionary, or even go to the library to carry out research. Whichever one you opt for, it is certain it will be more complex and time-consuming than what you’d do today: Google it. With the internet c...

02 Feb 2018

Adult learning can be both formal and informal and most times, it’s always through distance method but so many factors pop up to disrupt and discourage them to learn. Some are frustrated by the method of learning because they don’t have prior experience with technology and required assistance from their instructors, for some, it could be the inability to mix family life, work life and st...

01 Feb 2018

In today’s world, “glueing” up with technology from games to mobile apps use has become a norm among the younger generation, however, bring it up into their learning environment will be of great benefit to their learning pedagogy. Virtual Reality, in simple term, is an artificial computer-generated world that can be experienced and interacted with. This term refers to experiences where ...

31 Jan 2018

The majority of rural dwellers in Nigeria do not have access to new information technology and are thus cut off from the global world. This creates a greater awareness of the vacuum that exists in the rural areas concerning information communication technologies and education. In order to understand the potential that ICT may have to reach disadvantaged learners, we must first understan...

30 Jan 2018

The Role of Social Media in Education It is human instinct to ceaselessly look for answers. Students always look for information with a specific end goal to address an issue in school or to simply satisfy their curiosity. Whatever the reason maybe it is, there has been a different level-headed discussion with regards to the methods students use to get and share information online - soci...

29 Jan 2018

It is amazing how we’ve become addicted to our smartphones. And as the year runs, there is a tremendous increase in the number of internet users per day, and as of writing of this paper over 3billion+ are connected to the internet through their various devices.  Finding out through our smartphones and other mobile devices have become one of the hottest learning trends. There are people t...