Faculty Predict: Virtual/Augmented/Mixed Reality Will Be Key to Ed Tech in 10 Years

Judging by the outlook of faculty in colleges and universities today, the future is bright for technology in higher education. A full 98 percent of faculty members who took Campus Technology's second...

Coding Is ‘The New Second Language’ That Everyone Should Know

Coding, says Apple CEO Tim Cook, is the best foreign language that a student in any country can learn. The tech leader—who is touring France this week, including meeting with French president...

Target Jumps On The Bandwagon To Now Offer “Voice Activating” Shopping

Target is jumping into voice-activated shopping as it deepens its relationship with Google, offering thousands of items found in the store except for perishables like fruit and milk. The move is happening...

Facebook To Sell Portable Headset For Virtual Reality

Facebook Inc  is launching a new virtual reality headset that does not require a separate computer to operate, allowing more mobile uses than the company’s existing Oculus Rift product, Chief Executive...

School Warns of Talking Drone Flying Over Playground, Luring Children

When the telegraph was first invented, it was so strange and new, people worried it would disrupt the world’s weather patterns. And as I learned at a dinner last night with...

Half Man, Half Robot: Robotic Pizza Startup Raises $48M

The company employs a mix of robots and humans to create and deliver one of America's favorite foods. Zume Pizza, a tech start-up that uses robots to make pizza, has raised nearly...

Taylor Swift Is Launching Her Own Social Media Platform!

The 27-year-old superstar just announced that she’s partnering with Glu Mobil to launch her own social platform called The Swift Life. The app is set to be a creative, inclusive and community-driven place...

Hacking Is Inevitable: So It’s Safe To Say Everyone Data Will Get Jacked!

If recent hacking attacks such as the one at Equifax, which compromised personal data for about half of all Americans, have taught us anything, it’s that data breaches are a part...

The U.S. Military Has A New Social-Media Simulator Designed For Future Wars

The U.S. military is using a new simulator to prepare intelligence analysts and public affairs officers for the social-media front of future wars. A computer program by Cubic is helping to train these troops to...

The Rise of ‘Old School’ Tech and What It Means for Companies Today

The iPhone X was announced last month—the latest, greatest, and priciest smartphone in the Apple family (and yes, I’ll probably break down and get one). It boasts, among other things, an edge-to-edge screen,...