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MITx MOOC helps a farmer develop an autonomous tractor app

After taking an online programming course through MITx, Canadian farmer Matt Reimer develops a driverless tractor app to accelerate harvesting.

Education gets personal: Beyond geography and affordability

With more than half a million apps to choose from on different platforms such as the iOS and Android, both teachers and students can obtain digital resources on any subject. As education progresses in the digital era, here are 3 major areas for educational institutions to consider.

What is the Optimal Size for Online Groups within MOOCs?

Is there an optimal size for groups working within a MOOC? I received this question from a reader of this blog about optimal group size for individuals who meet online and are collaborating on a pr…

Udemy faces criticism for profiting from pirated online courses

Udemy, an online learning service, has come under criticism for selling pirated courses. The controversy began this week, when security specialist Troy Hunt discovered that one of his courses on…

Over 100 Online Courses/MOOCs List for December 2015

MOOCs list for the month of December 2015 categorized based on your interests.

Take a MOOC! | Wrekin News

Southwater Library is offering a drop-in seesion on Thursday 3 December for people to come along and find out more about MOOCs and Futurelearn and making the most of the learning available.

100,000 Sign Up For Creative Skillset’s Free Online Creative Courses

100,000 learners have signed up for the portfolio of free online courses commissioned by Creative Skillset, developed in collaboration with some of the leading players in the Creative Industries and world leading Universities.

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