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Articles by Michael Fitzgerald
posted in June 2013
Like anything in its infancy, massive open online courses like EdX are full of possibilities and promise. But their path is unpredictable.
General Electric adds a public cloud and new data management tools to make it easier for its customers to massage the massive amount of data generated by industrial sensors.
IT will become more active in mobile development and management as the number of mobile device users doubles in the next five years, says PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Google, Microsoft, Oracle and other tech giants propose that computer science become a required proficiency in Massachusetts public schools to help address the technology labor shortage. Critics call this a kludgy solution.
Will edX's decision to release its full source code attract more contributors to the Harvard/MIT-backed massive open online course platform?
MIT's Sloan School of Management will expand use of a virtual platform in its executive education program.