REVOLUTION : Help Women Get Online – google

Google India aims to bring 50 million women online NEW DELHI: With women comprising just 30 per cent of the online population in India, Internet giant Google today said it aims to help 50 million women in the country go digital in a year. “India has over 200 million Internet users and the number is…

New Platform For Ohio Teachers Combines Learning Management with Social Media

Can teachers improve the outcomes of their students if they leverage the power of the internet? A new partnership between ed-Web and ilearnOhio has resulted in an e-learning platform that connects Ohio teachers with educators, resources, and learning management systems. The new online community shares the goals of teachers in improving classroom outcomes, said Kevin Holtsberry…

Alarming Fact: Parents

When it comes to kids under the age of seven? 41% of parents allow them to use a gaming console unsupervised. 40% allow unsupervised access to a computer. 29% of parents allow their kids under age 7 to use a mobile apps unsupervised. The poll also asked about teaching online safety to kids. Eighty-nine percent…

Healthcare / Health Innovation Summit – “Google Glass”

Missy Krasner, EIR at Morgenthaler Ventures, leads a discussion with Ian Shakil cofounder of Augmedix and Dr. Pierre Theodore, surgeon and thoracic oncologist at UCSF about ways wearable technology Google Glass could be used in healthcare, in clinical, surgical, and consumer settings. Rock Health’s Health Innovation Summit brings together the brightest minds across industries to…

“Google Glass” -Holds Promise for Improved Health Care

Application developers are racing to have their software ready to go when Google Glass, the wearable computer with an optical head-mounted display, finally becomes available to the general public by year-end. But while most apps will focus on the infotainment space, analysts predict there will be a huge secondary opportunity for app development in healthcare…

Cengage Learning Files for Bankruptcy

Chalk it up to a learning experience: too much debt, even in a low interest rate environment, can be costly. Cengage Learning, a private equity-backed education company, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Tuesday as part of an effort to shrink its $5.8 billion debt load. The company, based in Stamford, Conn., also said…

Current Scams and Alerts

ALERT – SCAM Companies listed here The list contains the names of the companies identified as Money circulation companies using the multilevel marketing compensation plans. Please note : This list contains names of unviable business models which may have been initiated by the promoters intentionally (with full knowledge of implications) or unintentionally (copied from other…

I am a Tutor and Consultant Online/Offline

Digital Publishing, MS Project, Learning, Mobile Technology. Digital learning has made education more interesting and engaging. Hence, teachers must learn to use technology as a classroom tool

WARNING!!!! If you take photos with your cell phone

“Warning” If you, your kids or grand kids take pics from your phone—WATCH THIS! This is truly alarming – please take the time to watch. At the end they’ll tell you how to set your phone so you don’t run this risk! PLEASE PASS THIS INFO TO ANYONE YOU KNOW WHO TAKES PICTURES WITH THEIR…

App development- 25000 downloads by a barely a teen CEO siblings

Posted On Saturday, February 23, 2013 at 05:48:18 AM Chennai-based siblings Shravan and Sanjay, joint founders of Go Dimensions – a company that creates gaming and learning software for mobile phones – will address 120 business management students, including those from the Indian Institute of Management (Ahmedabad and Kozhikode), today. The talk is part of a lecture…

Apple in education

Leadership Tour 2013, Mumbai Tuesday, February 12 2013 Technology makes this a magical time to be a student. And a powerful time to be an educator. The Apple Leadership Tour is an opportunity to experience how you can transform learning with innovative new tools for creating, curating, and deploying content. Please join us for this…