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4 Stocks That Could Make You Rich

Image source: Getty Images<p>The vast majority of investors who become rich don't get there quickly -- rather, they consistently build wealth over long periods of time. Real estate investment trusts, or REITs, are one excellent way to do that, and healthcare real estate is a particularly strong …

Disney Is Consolidating Its VR Apps: Here's Why That Matters

There are a couple of obstacles standing in the way of virtual reality’s complete domination. First is the commitment to the activity. One of the …

Virtual Reality

Pass the Account: Media Buying Shifts Due to Digital Trends

Media buying and planning has gotten a lot more complicated these days. With the explosion of social, digital and mobile media, and all the myriad …

Nordstrom Is Top Performer On Social Media, New Ranking Of U.S. Retailers Reveals

Nordstrom is a top performer on social media, according to a new ranking which explores how good US retailers are at engaging with shoppers in the lead up to Black Friday.<p>The Engagement Labs study features insights from 19 October 2015 to 16 November 2015, measured using the company’s eValue tool. …


Gamification, personalization and continued education are trending in edtech

I’ve spent most of my life in and around schools. First as a student, then as a teacher and lately as an innovator building tools and launching programs. As Nelson Mandela said, “education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”<p>Despite its importance, education seems to …


Highland teachers go back to class for #learning

Fifth-graders, poised and prepared, took over the teaching duties this week to explain the intimidating new world of social media and apps to Highland's elementary teachers.<p>Beginning with the Twitter realm of the hashtag -- #iTransform #STOH #Highland4Tomorrow -- the three-hour EdTech Conference …

10 startup funding rounds in Asia last week

It’s Monday, which means it’s time for our regular recap of funding rounds from last week. Familiar names include Thailand’s Wongnai and Korea’s Send …


Weekly inspiration for your ELEARNING

A window onto another world: VR for hospital rehabilitation | Bob Stone | TEDxUniversityofBirmingham

Here's why hospitals are using virtual reality to train staff

Mobile virtual reality devices like Google Cardboard, Gear VR, and VR One are changing the way hospitals and health care providers are training …

Augmented Reality

Micro Learning - The Future of Corporate Training | Custom eLearning - eBook

The 7 Levels of Corporate Training and eLearning Development

Augmented Reality Training Demonstration - by Scope AR using the Epson Moverio BT-100

Education Technology

US Department of Education Opens Financial Aid to Students in ‘Bootcamps’ and Non-Institutional Programs

Postsecondary Learning<p>US Department of Education Opens Financial Aid to Students in ‘Bootcamps’ and Non-Institutional Programs<p>By Tony Wan     Oct 14, …