The Emerging Technologies Competition is the Royal Society of Chemistry’s annual innovation initiative, turning promising ideas into commercial reality. Open Source Software will help companies to create the best applications and examples of open-source software products are Mozilla Firefox a web browser used by millions of people.Another example is the operating called Android which derived from Linux.Android has become the most popular operating system in 2012.
This highlighted some interesting patterns that give a sense of what top organizations are employing this year to move faster with IT. Many respondents noted that there were several technology tools in particular they relied on to be agile: Apache Spark , Capriza , Okta , MultiChain , and Puppet notably stood out in the free-form response section of the survey.
A company called Fixstars in Japan has just launched a CodecSys software application that combines the computing power of a play station 3 and your laptop to give you High definition encoding capabilities (That’s encoding not decoding) to make, edit and stream your own High Definition videos.
The Emerging Tech PLC is a place where you can post questions, start discussions, and get feedback from experts and peers on the issues and challenges of building and advocating for a school library program that is a critical support for teaching and learning in your school and district.
Based on the results of the research one would say that the addition of HWCs did improve the learning environment, but one problem that I find arises from this is that the class now becomes somewhat dependent on the use of the HWCs which could cause future problems such as how students involvement and enthusiasm would not decrease if the technology were to fail.