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The Worst Company Data Breaches Ever

The Worst Company Data Breaches Ever

http://www.businessinsider.com/chart-of-the-day-the-worst-organizational-data-breaches-ever-2014-8

20140806 Compromised Data

Stephen

Posted on: September 1, 2014, 7:09 am Category: Uncategorized

Big Data from Small Places

Big Data from Small Places

Stephen

Posted on: September 1, 2014, 6:32 am Category: Uncategorized

10 Major Technology Trends in Education

10 Major Technology Trends in Education

THE Journal: “We have a first look at the results from the latest Speak Up survey, which polled hundreds of thousands of teachers, students, administrators, parents and community members about technology trends in education.

http://thejournal.com/articles/2014/02/03/10-major-technology-trends-in-education.aspx

According to the latest data, video for homework is on the rise; mobile computing is “beyond the tipping point”; and most kids don’t use traditional computers to connect to the Internet at home. Those are just three of the major trends revealed in the 2013 Speak Up Survey from Project Tomorrow, which CEO Julie Evans revealed at the FETC 2014 conference last week.

The 2013 results represent more than 400,000 surveys from 9,000 schools and 2,700 districts across the country. Respondents included 325,279 students, 32,151 teachers and librarians, 39,986 parents, 4,530 district administrators and, new to this year’s survey, 1,346 community members.

1. Personal Access to Mobile Devices

2. Internet Connectivity

3. Use of Video for Classwork and Homework

4. Mobile Devices for Schoolwork

5. Using Different Tools for Different Tasks

6. Paying Attention to the Digital Footprint

7. An increased Interest in Online Learning

8. Gaming is Growing, and the Gender Gap is Closed

9. Social Media in Schools

10. What Devices Belong in ‘The Ultimate School?’”

Stephen

Posted on: September 1, 2014, 6:20 am Category: Uncategorized

The 18 Most Innovative Cities On Earth

The 18 Most Innovative Cities On Earth

http://www.businessinsider.com/the-18-most-innovative-cities-on-earth-2014-8#

  1. Singapore
  2. Amsterdam
  3. Bangalore
  4. London
  5. Helsinki
  6. Hong Kong
  7. San Jose
  8. Vienna
  9. Copenhagen
  10. Rio di Janiero
  11. Medellin
  12. Cape Town
  13. Vancouver
  14. Santiago
  15. Dubai
  16. Tokyo
  17. Munich
  18. Seoul
http://www.businessinsider.com/the-18-most-innovative-cities-on-earth-2014-8#
Stephen

Posted on: August 31, 2014, 6:53 am Category: Uncategorized

Infographic: The Fate of the Common Gadget – Life and Death After Usage

Infographic: The Fate of the Common Gadget – Life and Death After Usage

http://the-digital-reader.com/2014/07/30/infographic-fate-common-gadget-life-death-usage/#.U-JdCPlznTo

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Stephen

Posted on: August 31, 2014, 6:51 am Category: Uncategorized

What Happens on the Web in 60 Seconds (Infographic)

What Happens on the Web in 60 Seconds (Infographic)

WebIn60Seconds

Source: Qmee

Stephen

Posted on: August 31, 2014, 6:34 am Category: Uncategorized

Pew: Internet Use Over Time

Internet Use Over Time

http://www.pewinternet.org/data-trend/internet-use/internet-use-over-time/

According to our January 2014 survey, 87% of American adults use the internet, up from 14% in 1995.

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Stephen

Posted on: August 31, 2014, 6:30 am Category: Uncategorized