Trends in Ed: Artificial Intelligence is Getting Better...Quickly
[Wasn't connected to the internets when I posted this before leaving on Tuesday...I guess today will be a TiE doubleheader]
) MIT researchers have now built a chip that effectively imitates how the brain learns new tasks and incorporates new information. It's truly impressive stuff with regards to how closely they simulate the activity of a synapse in a silicon chip of 400 transistors. Read more here
Neuroscience, electrical engineering, and computer science are converging so quickly that it's hard not to see it being at the center of education in 50 years.