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Empowering everyone to be a developer with continuous learning

By changing the face of traditional education and traditional technology, we just may be able to quench the developer drought and move toward true empowerment and equality for all.

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7 ways an MBA will advance your IT career — and 5 ways it won't

Is an MBA the key to IT career success or simply a costly waste of time? Here's what you need to know.

The 13 most valuable IT certifications today

Looking for a leg up in your IT career? IT certifications remain a proven way to quickly gain valuable skills and demonstrate deeper interest and know-how in a domain that will further your career.

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Immersive learning transforming education

Mixed Reality is increasingly being used to teach the creative and collaborative skills needed for the digital age.

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Education of the future: everywhere, for everyone, all the time

The role online learning will play in education models of the future has only just begun.

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If artificial intelligence changes everything at work, then education must change, too

If AI is changing everything about our jobs, what does that say about how we as humans prepare for those jobs? How must education – from preschool through grad school – also change?

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Project-based learning coming to disrupt research

Our centuries-old educational model is failing our students, and it’s failing us.

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Virtual reality and blockchain — the future of STEM?

While blockchain helps retail and financial industries to evolve, its “killer app” might end up being completely unrelated to profits of any kind. We can only hope.

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Why investments in computer science education need data at their core

An understanding of coding at its rudimentary level isn’t all about enriching Silicon Valley. It’s about giving our kids the tools to maneuver in the modern world, the building blocks of these otherwise esoteric concepts, and the...

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A better way to learn: closing the skills gap with equality

Equality is possible and, more than ever before, affordable. Everyone benefits, business and worker both.

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How doing good can help CIOs do better

Bridging the digital skills gap, addressing the diversity problem in technology, and making the world a better place. It’s all good business.

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How artificial intelligence is transforming learning

An inside look into how AI is disrupting concepts of learning.

ITIL certification guide: Mastering IT services management

ITIL is IT’s go-to framework for delivering IT services. From ITIL Foundation to ITIL Master, here’s everything you need to know about the latest ITIL certifications.

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39% off Exploring Raspberry Pi: Interfacing to the Real World with Embedded Linux, Paperback - Deal Alert

The innovators guide to bringing Raspberry Pi to life. This book favors engineering principles over a 'recipe' approach to give you the skills you need to design and build your own projects. You'll understand the fundamental...

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How technology is helping education reach refugee children

The world’s first satellite-enabled interactive distance learning project is beaming lessons into a Ghana Refugee Camp.

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One Colombian supercomputer, two collaborating campuses

In a supercomputing story spanning two continents, Purdue University’s CIO describes how deep collaboration in Colombia accelerated "speed to science."

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Finance disrupted, tech it or leave it

Software is eating our world. That’s something that has been going on for quite a while now at the scale of our fast-changing world. As the tech industry is leading our economical growth, there is something that many of us do not...

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SoftBank targets service industries with Boston Robotics acquisition

SoftBank's latest robotics acquisition could allow it to open up a whole new market for service industries and home help.

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