28 May 2018

ICT has become a very important part of the educational delivery and management processes and to great extent facilitates the acquisition and absorption of knowledge, and therefore can provide extraordinary opportunities to developing countries for enhancing their educational systems particularly for children with special needs. With these, the adoption and use of Assistive Technology (...

28 May 2018

Let’s face it, the world is a completely different place now than it was 10 years ago. People have become more reliant on technology and, businesses are able to glean actionable insights from data collected, no matter the industry. The Learning and Development function is just like any other business process; it must evolve as employees and organizations mature, change and grow. To stay...

25 May 2018

Classrooms are forever evolving. First, it was the abacus and later calculators and personal computers. Since the start of the 21st century, the IT evolution has picked up its pace. Many schools now provide students with a tablet and computers for their use. The latest educational trend is the introduction of augmented (AR) and virtual reality (VR) to the classroom. While there are thous...

24 May 2018

Citizens committed to a sustainable way of life shoulder a life-long responsibility to develop new and sustainable working practices and working environments at every stage of their lives and in every task that they meet. In reality, they are able to weigh the economic, social and cultural effects of their choices globally and in their immediate environment. Citizens form a society in wh...

23 May 2018

Even as technology becomes more affordable and internet access seems increasingly "everywhere", a “digital divide” between rich and poor remains. The rich and educated are still more likely than others to have good access to digital resources according to the American Life Project. Technology is often perceived by people as a luxury item, thought of in the context of the latest smartpho...

22 May 2018

The advancement of space technologies has done a great amount for us here on Earth and it very much all began with the very first images of our planet taken by astronauts of the Apollo Moon program and those sent back by the Voyager and Galileo spacecraft on their journey to other planets in the Solar System. These images have made us realize not just how small Earth is on the grand scal...

21 May 2018

Technologies have always played a significant role in the development of human civilization. The contemporary information and communication technologies are also expected to play a similar role. These technologies facilitate of connectivity and cost-effectiveness are such characteristics of ICTs that help individual raise its political, economic and social capabilities. Communication te...

19 May 2018

Since the advent of mobile technology, television, radio, and newspaper have taken a backseat just like the internet has transformed the M&E industry. The “second screen” phenomenon has made sweeping changes to the way users watch television. The second screen is the laptop, mobile or tablet that is used in between programs or commercials by television viewers. The presence on this s...

18 May 2018

Machine learning is an exciting, proven concept that allows computers to figure things out for themselves. Instead of every action being explicitly coded, the computer applies pre-configured rules and data sets to perform complex calculations. This technology leverages the cloud in order maximize speed and cost-effectiveness. Machine Learning In the Medical field Machine Learning in th...

17 May 2018

Today, the main conversation about self-driving cars is not about technological feasibility, but societal impacts and industrial transformation: How difficult will it be for the taxi drivers and truckers who’ll lose their jobs to find another way of making a living? How will the industry change if we stop thinking about cars as things we own continuously but only use 5% of the time, and ...