The carefully selected press clippings and resources in this section have been chosen to provide a clear sense of both the forest and the trees in the landscape of emerging technology. Included are not only information about the technologies themselves but also clues to the context within which they are developed and used. New ideas, experimental projects, challenges and trends, substantive research, views on the future, and more, are discussed in the articles here. Eight categories of curated content provide both the latest news and the most important seminal works related to the technologies that have been studied in the Horizon Project.

mashable.com

Adaptive Learning: Why Your Kids Will Be Smarter Than You: This interview with Jose Ferreira, Founder and CEO of Knewton, explores adaptive learning technology and how Knewton is ...

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chronicle.com

The Future of Undergraduate Teaching: This article explains the changes we can expect to see in the higher education world as the new ...

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Robotics for kids' start-up raises $3 million: ... This article describes how Modular Robotics has created a robot construction kit for kids, called ...

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engadget.com

NewsFlash uses high-frequency light to transmit data from iPad to smartphone, we go hands-on (video): An MIT Media Lab project, NewsFlash, uses high-frequency red and green light to transmit data from an ipad to ...

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If Charles Darwin Created Foursquare, It Might Look Like This: A new mobile app, Project Noah, recognizes that technology and the natural environment, or "spending time exploring nature and time ...

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eschoolnews.com

The truth about flipped learning: This article explains how the concept of flipped learning encompasses much more than just watching videos at ...

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edition.cnn.com

Is the Internet hurting children?: ... The authors of this article urge political and public discourse around the effects and dangers of ...

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Kids and Video Games: Why Children Should Play More: This article highlights aspects of gaming, such as interactivity and creativity. Many gaming scenarios require strategic thinking, interpretative analysis, ...

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insidehighered.com

When University Presses Fail: ... As university presses are failing due to financial contraints, many universities like University ...

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