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This blew my mind away.<p>If you want to get in touch with Mpho or support him in anyway, please contact him at his South African number:<br>+27 (0) …

Inquiry-Based Learning in Less Than Five Minutes

4 Myths About Creativity

I believe that the common association of creativity with artistic expression contributes to an undervaluing of creativity in the minds of many …

Creativity

Neural network gives your phone 'DSLR-quality' photos

You can buy a Pixel phone if you want AI to enhance your photos every time you press the shutter button, and services like Google Photos use AI for minor fixes and clever effects. But what if you wish your photos looked like they were taken with a much better camera? Scientists might have an …

Mobile Photography

Creating virtual “treasure hunts” using @Locatify and @aurasma #EiGS17 #MIGW17 https://t.co/jo1tAB6U0X

CRISPR 2.0 Is Here, and It’s Way More Precise - MIT Technology Review

You’ve probably heard of the molecular scalpel CRISPR-Cas9, which can edit or delete whole genes. Now, scientists have developed a more precise …

Genetics

6 industries with massive potential for AI integration

Artificial intelligence represents a new way of interfacing with data. With the cost of sensors, data storage, and analytics plunging, nearly every industry can now produce exabytes of data concerning its daily operations, from the temperature of a computer processor to the vibration in a …

Google’s DeepMind achieves machine learning breakthroughs at a terrifying pace

It’s time to add “AI research” to the list of things that machines can do better than humans. Google’s Alpha Go, the computer that beat the world’s greatest human go player, just lost to a version of itself that’s never had a single human lesson.<p>Google is making progress in the field of machine …

Artificial Intelligence

#Energizer uitgeprobeerd in het LKR-team @St_leerKRACHT Het gaf flinke energie en lol. Ook voor in de klas om even een boost te geven. https://t.co/yckndqKhVN

This AI turns simple sketches into Van Gogh paintings

Cambridge Consultants has demonstrated an artificial intelligence system that takes simple sketches and transforms them into artwork that look like …

Machine Learning

Developers are building better software, faster, using AI

Software engineer Quoc Le grew up in rural Vietnam, in a small village that had no electricity till he was nine. But that didn’t stop him eventually becoming a PhD candidate at Stanford in 2007, working out a strategy that would let software learn things by itself.<p>Academics had begun to report …

Deze school heeft geen leraren - en dat werkt

In Parijs experimenteert een tech-miljardair met een nieuwe vorm van onderwijs. Aspirant-leerlingen hoeven slechts over motivatie en logisch vermogen …

Zo gaat AI onze smartphones slimmer maken

We zijn aangekomen in het jaar waarin het uiterlijk van de smartphone zo’n beetje is uitgekristalliseerd. Samsung trapte af met zijn vrijwel randloze …

Ford Backs Argo AI to Reach the Autonomous Finish Line

Ford Backs Argo AI to Reach the Autonomous Finish Line<p>Car manufacturers are currently racing to be the first to implement Level 4 autonomous vehicles.<p>…

DeepMind developing an artificial intelligence with imagination

DeepMind, a British artificial intelligence firm acquired by Google in 2014, is building an AI capable of “imagination” and understanding the consequences of previous actions.<p>In two research papers submitted last week, DeepMind describes how the AI would be able to “construct a plan” and remember …

Artificial Intelligence

Google Docs Scavenger Hunt

With the new school year, comes new students and a steep technology learning curve. My goal is to make learning <i>how</i> to use technology fun and …

Robots Alice en Bob beginnen geheimtaal: experiment stilgelegd

Facebook heeft een experiment met kunstmatige intelligentie stilgelegd nadat spraakrobots een eigen taal ontwikkelden, die alleen zij begrijpen. …

Mira Prism is een goedkope augmented realitybril voor de iPhone 7

Zou jij thuis willen rondlopen met een soort skibril op je hoofd, om augmented reality-spelletjes te kunnen spelen? Apple gaat later dit jaar …

Animation basics: What is rotoscoping?

Rotoscoping is, in essence, a technique that goes back to the early days of cinema, when animators would trace live action footage projected …

Stop Motion

Informeel leren via (online) docentennetwerken

<i>Onlangs twitterde Henk ter Haar, hij behoort tot de top 3 beste docent Nederlands 2017, “Wat heb ik veel geleerd via en te danken aan Twitter. Elke</i> …

Fantastic, Fast Formative Assessment Tools

“We’ve got this, it’s easy,” they said. “Can we move on?”<p>I looked at the other students and asked, “Do you have this?”<p>They nodded their heads …

Teachers Going Gradeless

Toward a Future of Growth Not Grades<p>After years of teaching using the principles of standards-based learning and grading, I encountered two findings …

Pedagogy

Rubrics: Every Teacher’s Friend Infographic

<b>Rubrics: Every Teacher’s Friend Infographic</b>This Rubrics: Every Teacher’s Friend Infographic aims at helping K12 teachers understand that rubrics are …

Makey Makey Evil Genius Book

<b>Order on Amazon or Barnes and Noble today!</b><p><b>Release date: July 28th, 2017</b><p>This hands-on guide is filled with DIY projects that show readers, …

Poetry Month – #Interactive #Stickynote Poem Wall

Last week during a very successful lesson in interactive #blackoutpoetry with Mrs. Myers’ classes, my student aides and Mrs. Smalley started working …

Het is haast niet mogelijk maar hier een nog mooiere versie van het geweldige werkblad van @mhazelaar! #makered #fablearn https://t.co/qBFEL6j3hJ

Micro:bit – the new kid on the block

<i>Het is een minicomputertje van 4 bij 5 cm. Hij is in 2015 ontwikkeld op initiatief van de BBC om kinderen in aanraking te brengen met technisch</i> …