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UNESCO wants to make AI less artificial and more intelligent  App Developer Magazine

Participants at Global UNESCO Conference on Artificial Intelligence, urge the need to ensure human-centred governance of artificial intelligence (AI).

App Developer Magazine
A Case For Why AI Should Behave Like Plants, Not Humans  Hello Solar

“Everything we love about civilization is a product of intelligence, so amplifying our human intelligence with artificial intelligence has the potential of helping ...

Hello Solar
Q&A: Rod Houpe Uses Evidence to Drive Change in Schools  EdTech Magazine: Focus on Higher Education

Cleveland Metropolitan School District's CIO says K–12 districts need to drive digital transformation using change management.

EdTech Magazine: Focus on Higher Education
Privacy Emerges as a Top Concern for Higher Education IT  EdTech Magazine: Focus on Higher Education

When EDUCAUSE released its 2019 Top 10 IT Issues, privacy made the list for the first time, debuting at No. 3. Although student privacy has always been a big ...

EdTech Magazine: Focus on Higher Education
How international university rankings are shaking up higher ed  Education Dive

Global university rankings are growing in popularity as a method of measuring the perceived values of various institutions in providing a degree that can have ...

Education Dive
Educating the Wise Cyborgs of the Future  Singularity Hub

What would happen if the powerful human-machine hybrids of tomorrow were also purpose-driven, compassionate, and ethical?

Singularity Hub
Rise of Artificial Intelligence in and its Implications on Educational Systems and Practices  OpenGov Asia

Historical Overview. The long and now rapidly flowing Artificial Intelligence (AI) river which courses through the global technoscape has several milestones ...

OpenGov Asia
Kurzweil 3000-firefly Receives Honorable Mention from eSchoolMedia as a Best Ed-tech Product for Schools  PR Newswire

NATICK, Mass., Sept. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Kurzweil 3000®-firefly by Kurzweil Educational Systems received an Honorable Mention in the 2012-13 Reader's ...

PR Newswire
Assistive Technology to Help Students with Apraxia Succeed Academically  The Tech Edvocate

Apraxia is the absence of voluntary muscle control. Regardless of how healthy the muscles may appear, the user has no control over them. The inability to ...

The Tech Edvocate
Mastering Organizational Change Management to Drive Digital Transformation in Education  Government Technology

What the next-generation learning environment should include and how to apply principles of organizational change management to realize these ...

Government Technology
Quality assurance in US higher education: one size does not fit all  Times Higher Education (THE)

Martin Kurzweil and Wendell Pritchett cast their eye over the possible future direction of quality assurance under Trump.

Times Higher Education (THE)
AI Is Advanced, But Decades From Singularity and Elon Musk's Fears  Xconomy

Austin—The future of artificial intelligence and its applications for businesses, consumers, and life in general remain murky. Last year at South by Southwest, ...

Innovation in K-12 Education – Innovation Excellence  Innovation Excellence

There are many changes taking place in education. As an outward sign of this change, schools are striving to make their environments more like the “the real ...

Innovation Excellence
Cambium Learning Group Appoints Aaron Ingold President of Voyager Sopris Learning  GlobeNewswire

DALLAS, Oct. 04, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cambium Learning® Group (NASDAQ:ABCD) (the “Company”), a leading educational solutions and services ...

Voice Dream Reader: Affordable TTS For Disabled Users  InformationWeek

During a life-changing year in the Arctic, former enterprise software CTO created a life-changing mobile app for disabled users.

How Artificial Intelligence Is Changing Teaching  The Chronicle of Higher Education

Two years ago, Craig Coates, an entomologist at Texas A&M University, was asked to take over a science course plagued by cheating. The previous instructor of ...

The Chronicle of Higher Education
Group Unveils a 'Model Policy' for Handling Student Data  Chronicle of Higher Education

An ad hoc group of academics, tech-company executives, and policy makers convened earlier this summer to identify the ethical norms colleges should use in ...

Chronicle of Higher Education
Brighton missing girl in Churchill Square mystery solved  Brighton & Hove Independent

Police investigating a report of a possible child abduction in Brighton have confirmed the little girl is safe and sound. A police helicopter was called out and ...

Brighton & Hove Independent
Review: Transcendent Man  MIT Technology Review

At Ethan Kurzweil's kind invitation, my wife, son and I attended a screening of Transcendent Man at the Tech Museum. This brilliant documentary chronicles ...

MIT Technology Review
Content: Original content  SmartBrief

By Alex Sun, president and CEO of Mitchell International According to the famous futurist Ray Kurzweil, “we won't experience 100 years of progress in the 21st ...

Cambium Learning Group: Valued Education In A Deep Value Stock  Seeking Alpha

Cambium Learning offers preK-12 education solutions for growing at-risk student populations. Sales rely heavily on federal funding for schools to budget the ...

Seeking Alpha
Education and underemployment in the age of machine intelligence  Brookings Institution

Daniel Araya argues that the cause of ongoing underemployment is technology. But what does this mean for the future of labor? He explores how education ...

Brookings Institution
Life Extension Leadership Meetings, Conferences, and Festivals - h+ Media  h+ Magazine

By: Natasha Vita-More, PhD. What is life extension and why is it radical: What is meant by the phrase life extension? The meaning is fundamental and essential ...

h+ Magazine
Why Wearables Are the New Gateways to Human Knowledge  Campus Technology

The use of Google Glass and other wearable devices in higher education is still experimental, but the technology is opening up exciting new possibilities for ...

Campus Technology
Globalization 4.0- A Revelation in Natural Intelligence- Part II  Thrive Global

Part II: Our Humbling Present and Our Desire to Shape a New Architecture for the Future. Our Humbling Present: It is terrifying. In prehistoric times, we ...

Thrive Global
New America releases guidelines on ethical use of data  Inside Higher Ed

New America releases framework to help colleges use predictive analytics to benefit students.

Inside Higher Ed
Voyager Sopris Learning Names New VP of Research  GlobeNewswire

DALLAS, Sept. 21, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Voyager Sopris Learning today announced Alisa Dorman, with more than 20 years of experience in education, ...

AI Is a Tool, Not a Savior or Destroyer, Says Tech Evangelist Chris Benson  Robotics Business Review

In its brief history as a technology, artificial intelligence has been described as everything from the harmless “computer player” in video games to the technology ...

Robotics Business Review
Lab revokes honors for controversial DNA scientist Watson  Phys.Org

James Watson, the Nobel Prize-winning DNA scientist who lost his job in 2007 for expressing racist views, was stripped of several honorary titles Friday by the ...

Infrastructure Focus Clouds Bull View on 6G  EE Times

The uncertainties for the still-nascent 6G come from two sources: Handset fatigue; and regional/political factors of backbone networks.

EE Times
2030—Ray Kurzweil's Predictions or Bill Joy's Fears?  IHS Electronics360

Two futurists clash on what 2030 will bring. Ray Kurzweil anticipates godlike capabilities at the point of singularity when human intelligence is surpassed by ...

IHS Electronics360
Singularity University: The Harvard of Silicon Valley Is Planning for a Robot Apocalypse  Daily Beast

The students and teachers at Singularity University welcome a future where robots run the world.

Daily Beast
Researchers outline guidelines for ethical use of student data  Inside Higher Ed

Researchers convene to discuss how the deluge of data collected about students can be used to benefit higher education without compromising privacy.

Inside Higher Ed
Bill Gates: the energy breakthrough that will “save our planet” is less than 15 years away  Vox

Bill Gates on stopping climate change, creating artificial intelligence, and the best books he's read.

5 Ways In Which AI Is Improving Accessibility For The Hearing Impaired  Analytics India Magazine

From language prediction to lip reading, AI and NLP have been leveraged by companies to make the lifes of hearing impaired easier.

Analytics India Magazine
A Conversation With Daniel Kahneman  Council on Foreign Relations

Daniel Kahneman discusses insights from behavioral economics. MURRAY: Can we get started? Good. Thank you all for coming. Welcome to the Council on ...

Council on Foreign Relations
Voyager Sopris Learning's LANGUAGE! Live program makes significant impact on literacy gains for An Achievable Dream Academy students in Virginia  GlobeNewswire

DALLAS and NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 02, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- When students struggle to read, every aspect of their academic life is affected.

Cambium Learning Group Earns Reader's Choice Top 100 Distinction  PR Newswire

DALLAS, Dec. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cambium Learning® Group, Inc. [NASDAQ: ABCD], the educational solutions and services company that leverages ...

PR Newswire
Will the Willy Wonka of technology will help Google usher in a sci-fi future?  Digital Trends

Google has hired famed inventor and futurist Ray Kurzweil as director of engineering. Will he be a figurehead, or a driving force at the company?

Digital Trends
The End Of Illiteracy And Poverty Through Technology  Forbes Now

Rob Nail first experience Singularity University as a student in an executive program. He was so taken by the experience that he donated his time, money, and ...

Forbes Now
Suggest a Topic  ProCon.org

Readers' Suggestions for New ProCon.org Issue Websites.

Assistive Technology for ADHD: School Tools and Software  ADDitude

Children with ADHD may struggle in school due to poor handwriting, math challenges, and/or inattention. Assistive technology aims to level the playing field.

The delusion of immortality  ScienceBlogs

Imagine all the poor transhumanists who were born in the 19th century. They would have been fantasizing about all the rapid transformations in their society, ...

Big Data Helps Struggling College Students Graduate  Fortune

Getting through college isn't easy, and it can be even harder for low-income and first generation students with few support resources. A new tool involving big ...

How to Be an Ed Tech Futurist  Campus Technology

While no one can reliably predict the future, these four forecasting methods will help you anticipate trends and spur more collaborative thinking.

Campus Technology
Three Cambium Learning Group Education Products Receive Software and Information Industry Association (SIIA) CODiE Awards  PR Newswire

DALLAS, May 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cambium Learning Group (NASDAQ: ABCD), a leading educational solutions and services company committed to ...

PR Newswire
ExploreLearning announces new free Gizmos accounts Nasdaq:ABCD  GlobeNewswire

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., Aug. 08, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ExploreLearning®, a member of Cambium Learning® Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ABCD), ...

The Shape of the Future: How to Help Tomorrow's Children Cope With a World of Accelerating Change  Motley Fool

Technology often advances faster than we expect. Preparing the next generation for what's coming could mean the difference between a wondrous new world ...

Motley Fool
5 Times Marvin Minsky Surprised The World With His Predictions  Analytics India Magazine

Throughout his life, the late American cognitive scientist Marvin Minsky has consistently pushed the limits of human intelligence to unforeseen standards. He did ...

Analytics India Magazine
Sopris Learning Releases REWARDS® Intermediate Second Edition, the Newest Version of the Research-Validated Intervention Reading Program for Grades 4-6  PR Newswire

DALLAS, June 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sopris Learning, a business unit of Cambium Learning® Group [NASDAQ: ABCD], a leading educational solutions and ...

PR Newswire
Doug Casey Talks Cryptocurrencies, Precious Metals and Novels  Streetwise Reports

Doug Casey, chairman of Casey Research, speaks with Maurice Jackson of Proven and Probable about his investment philosophy, the state of the markets and ...

Streetwise Reports
On the exponential curve: inside Singularity University  Wired.co.uk

Singularity University plans to solve the world's challenges -- with a toolkit of fast-growth technologies, plus a few ultrasmart humans.

Column: Like it or not, these billionaires are shaping the direction of discovery  PBS NewsHour

Today's billionaires regularly channel their wealth into traditional areas of philanthropy like education and public health. But the richest of the rich are also ...

PBS NewsHour
Start your DEFCON 24 homework now  CSO Online

This year's conference theme is "Rise of the Machine", and we've got lots of reading to do in preparation for the conference which is only six months away.

CSO Online
How to train your existing employees in applied technology skills  CollegeRecruiter.com

Any recruiter for tech talent has their own take on the tech skills gap. Alexandra Levit, Chairwoman of Career Advisory Board, workforce consultant and author of ...

Investing In New Technologies For The Blind  Forbes Now

Photo credit: Mark Riccobono Born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Mark Riccobono was diagnosed with glaucoma and aniridia at age five. Nonetheless, Mark ...

Forbes Now
Boeing helps lead new $32M investment in Singularity University, explores deeper partnership  GeekWire

Aerospace giant Boeing is teaming up with Kirkland, Wash.-based WestRiver Group to lead a $32 million Series B investment round in Silicon Valley's ...

The Season’s Best New Graphic Novels  The New York Times

New graphic novels include the Norwegian artist Hariton Pushwagner's astonishing cartoon treatise “Soft City,” which has finally arrived in the United States.

The New York Times
How smart is today's artificial intelligence?  PBS NewsHour

Artificial intelligence is creeping into our everyday lives through technology like check-scanning machines and GPS navigation. How far away are we from ...

PBS NewsHour
ExploreLearning Reflex Student Logins Reach One Million in Product's First Seven Months  PR Newswire

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., Dec. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ExploreLearning, a business unit of Cambium Learning Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: ABCD), announced ...

PR Newswire
Will Robots Make Humans Unnecessary?  PC Magazine

As robotics and artificial intelligence continue to accelerate in their development, there will be a dwindling number of jobs that machines won't handle better than ...

PC Magazine
Finland, where your welfare is unconditional  WikiTribune

Universal basic income is an alternative and radical welfare system. Finland is brave enough to find out if it works.

Anxiety skyrockets as IEP season arrives  MultiBriefs Exclusive

For many parents, anxiety is skyrocketing. They fear the worst. It's IEP season. Past experiences have taught them to expect a bitter struggle, followed by feelings ...

MultiBriefs Exclusive
The Robots Are Coming … to Take Your Job  Knowledge@Wharton

It's not just assembly line work that is at risk from automation anymore. Martin Ford, author of "Rise of the Robots," explains what's coming.

What intellectual difference is there between IQ scores of 135, 157, and 162?  Lifeboat Foundation

My answer probably won't be popular, but it will be verifiable with licensed psychometricians. There is currently no job known that can't be done by someone ...

Lifeboat Foundation
DeveloperWeek 2018 roundup  App Developer Magazine

DeveloperWeek 2018, held recently in the SF Bay Area, is part of the largest series of completely developer-focused events in the world, with conferences also ...

App Developer Magazine
SXSW 2018: All the events, speakers, and conferences  The Verge

The Verge is headed back to Austin for another week of brand activations, breakfast tacos, and bold prognostications about the future of technology and culture.

The Verge
2017 Top 10 Innovations  The Scientist

Innovation comes in many forms, molded into various outlooks, adapted to shifting time frames. Sometimes, technological and conceptual progress is ...

The Scientist
Laptops for KidZ places second of the ?TD Bank Dozen? at Wellfleet Elementary School  Cape Cod Today

Second of the "TD Bank Dozen" finds a home in Wellfleet. Wellfleet Elementary School principal Mary Beth Rodman shows off the laptop gifted by the Masonic ...

Cape Cod Today
Achieving the Compute Performance of the Human Brain  EE Times

Exascale processing using millions of connected computers might equal or exceed the human brain's processing capacity by the end of the decade.

EE Times
Singularity University chapter to launch from Dubai  Al-Arabiya

For those who have not heard about Singularity University, it is a benefit corporation learning institution located inside NASA Research Park in.

Cisco Brings 5 Network Innovations to Smart Buildings  Cisco Blogs

Buildings of all types - retail store space, a factory floor, a healthcare or an educational institution, or your very own workplace - are central to digital ...

Cisco Blogs
'They want to be literally machines': Writer Mark O'Connell on the rise of transhumanists  Lifeboat Foundation

Slate book columnist Mark O'Connell's new book To Be a Machine, which is specifically about #transhumanism, is out tomorrow. So there's a ton of reviews out ...

Lifeboat Foundation
Intel to End Sponsorship of Science Talent Search  New York Times

SAN FRANCISCO — Intel, the world's largest maker of semiconductors, is dropping its longtime support of the most prestigious science and mathematics ...

New York Times
'Rogue Algorithms' and the Dark Side of Big Data  Knowledge@Wharton

Opaque algorithms used to micro-segment people can lead to unfairness and bias, says the author of "Weapons of Math Destruction."

Artificial intelligence won't steal your children's jobs  Moneyweb.co.za

“Whatever your job is the chances are that one of these machines can do it faster or better than you can.” No, this is not a 2018 headline about self-driving cars ...

Sci-Fi, Religion, And Silicon Valley’s Quest For Higher Learning At Singularity University  BuzzFeed

It was the final night of classes at Singularity University's March 2013 Executive Program, and we, the students, had been given a valedictory assignment: ...

Democratic Socialism - is it Ideal for Transhumanism?  Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies

Bernie Sanders, Senator from Vermont, is campaigning to be the next USA President. He defines himself as a “Democratic Socialist” and praises Scandinavian ...

Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies
Proof that Moore's Law has been replaced by a Virtual Moore's Law that is Accelerating and Bringing the Singularity With It  Lifeboat Foundation

Introduction Moore's Law says that the number of transistors per square inch will double approximately every 18 months. This article will show how many ...

Lifeboat Foundation
This Weekend's Kids & Family Activities in Bronx  NY Metro Parents

Fun and educational kids and family activities are abound this weekend in the Bronx! Interested in theater and museums? Want to go to book reading or concert ...

NY Metro Parents
Freud & the Imagination of Utopia  New York Sun

Among last year's worldwide celebrations of Sigmund Freud's 150th birthday, the Austrian Embassy's in Washington, D.C., on September 15, was special: ...

New York Sun
Top 10 Innovations 2016  The Scientist

Oftentimes innovation is incremental. After all, even big, brash new ideas have nuts and bolts that can be endlessly tweaked to improve performance, efficiency, ...

The Scientist
Why Machines Should Go To The University of Google, School of Artificial Intelligence  Lifeboat Foundation

Now that's an idea; education for systems. I can see the online university advertisements now showing an autonomous car beeping and flashing its lights over ...

Lifeboat Foundation
From X PRIZE to Singularity University - h+ Media  h+ Magazine

William Gibson came up with the then-fictional notion of cyberspace in the 1980s when he saw a bunch of teenagers playing video games while listening to ...

h+ Magazine
Femtotechnology: A technology that is Beyond Nanotechnology  Lifeboat Foundation

Nanotechnology has reshaped the technological discoveries in the recent times. Nanotechnology has enabled the creation and invention of numerous things ...

Lifeboat Foundation
Accelarating technology: India’s opportunity to leapfrog  Livemint

If we get our act right, technology can help us take India back 1000 yearswhen we were the most advanced and thriving economy in the world.

Industries of the future: The race for robotics, genomics, analytics, cybersecurity and digital transactions  YourStory.com

Industries of the future: The race for robotics, genomics, analytics, cybersecurity and digital transactions.

The Best Pharma Manufacturing Conference You've Never Heard Of  Life Science Leader Magazine

Thanks to Outsourced Pharma chief editor Louis Garguilo taking the lead on serving as host of Life Science Leader magazine's annual CMO...

Life Science Leader Magazine
Frustrated? Confused? Learning software could watch your face for signals and match content to your emotions  GigaOM

Researchers at the North Carolina State University are developing computer science learning software that analyzes students' facial expressions to deliver.

Can robots make your life easier? We look at 14 of the best  Telegraph.co.uk

As a Panorama investigation looks at the possibility of robots taking over our jobs, we look at the top 14 robots that could actually add to your life.

'Avengers: Age of Ultron' and the Risks of Artificial Intelligence - The Crux  Discover Magazine

Ultron, an intelligent robot gone bad, echoes some high-profile concerns lately. Is artificial intelligence something we should be worried about?

Discover Magazine
Blio for PC will be available on September 28, iOS and Android apps soon after  Engadget

The fact that Blio was preloaded on our Toshiba Libretto W105 was a good hint that the company was getting ready to release its software to the digital reading...

Zoltan Istvan's “Teleological Egocentric Functionalism”: An approach to viable politics?  Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies

The current foundation phase of “Transhumanist” politics deserves a critical discussion of the philosophical principles that implicitly underlie its new political ...

Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies
The World's 50 Greatest Leaders (2014)  Fortune

Just over a year ago, a puff of white smoke announced the new spiritual leader of 1.2 billion Roman Catholics around the world. In the brief time since, Francis ...

A Samsung Robot In Every Home By 2020? - h+ Media  h+ Magazine

authors Ben Goertzel. In 1960, South Korea was poorer than two-thirds of the nations in sub-Saharan Africa. Today it's the world's most digital nation, with a per ...

h+ Magazine
The Dean of Innovation Speaks  Inventors Digest

Posted by Inventors Digest | Jul 31, 2009 | Inventing 101 | 4. Dean Kamen Moves to Reinvent Culture. Prolific inventor. Social critic. Activist. Dropout.

Inventors Digest
The Annotated Toffler  Foreign Policy

Think you've heard it all about the global financial crisis, the Internet distracting us into stupidity, dysfunctional and self-destructive politics, the demise of the ...

Foreign Policy
Download Your Mind into Another Body? To No Longer Die Changes Everything  Big Think

At some point this century, we will confront the prospect of immortality, says Steven Kotler. After our bodies die, it will be possible to upload our minds into a ...

Big Think
Subsidizing electric vehicles inefficient way to reduce CO2 emissions: study  Phys.org

Subsidizing the purchase of electric cars in Canada is an inefficient way to reduce greenhouse gas emissions that is not cost effective, according to a Montreal ...

Why Are 90% of Asian Schoolchildren Nearsighted? From Doing What You're Doing Now - 80beats : 80beats  Discover Magazine

With glasses, contacts, and LASIK surgery, most of us nearsightedness folks don't have to worry about squinting at the blackboard anymore. But the sheer ...

Discover Magazine

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In his 1999 book The Age of Spiritual Machines, Kurzweil proposed "The Law of Accelerating Returns", according to which the rate of change in a wide variety of evolutionary systems (including the growth of technologies) tends to increase exponentially. He gave further focus to this issue in a 2001 essay entitled "The Law of Accelerating Returns", which proposed an extension of Moore's law to a ...
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Kurzweil Education is an American-based company that provides educational technology.Kurzweil Education provides literacy solutions, tools and training for those with learning differences and challenges, or people with blindness or partially sighted.Founded in 1996, the company has pioneered the development of computerized assistive technology. Its headquarters are in Dallas, Texas.The company supplies two principal software products to its customers—Kurzweil 1000 and Kurzweil 3000. Kurzweil 1000 is a software which enables a visually impaired user to gain access to both web-based, digital or scanned print materials through its OCR and text to speech features; Kurzweil 1000 software provides easy access to most printed forms and presents them with the fields, labels, boxes, and text areas in the appropriate reading order to enable forms completion via the computer.Kurzweil 3000 is an educational technology, or assistive technology, which provides a reading, writing and study platform aimed at people with learning disabilities or other disabilities that make reading or writing difficult. Kurzweil 3000 is used to support those with dyslexia, dysgraphia, English language learners in school, higher education, at home and in the workplace. Kurzweil 3000 can read aloud web-based, digital or scanned print material, convert web-based, digital or scanned print materials into mp3 to provide audible files to listen to on the go or through its firefly web app can be read on an iPad.Though the company was formed in 1996, its text to speech software is actually something that dates back to the 1970s, when Raymond Kurzweil developed his first Kurzweil Reading Machine, a device which could scan and speak text.In 2005, Kurzweil Educational Systems was acquired by Cambium Learning Technologies. Cambium owns a number of other education related companies.