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Making Progress On MOOCs

As the school year gets into full swing, folks might be starting to think about how MOOCs (massive online open courses) can help them on their own educational journeys – whether towards a degree or simply for growing their own knowledge for personal or career reasons. After a meteoric rise, MOOCs such as those offered…

New Competition Lets You Vote For The MOOC You'd Like To See Produced

MOOCs (massive open online courses) are gaining greater ground. Earlier this year we looked at some semantics-related MOOCs of study from outfits like Coursera, edX and Udacity. Since then, news has gone around about some other MOOC opportunities (albeit not necessarily with semantic course offerings), such as MOOC2Degree, Canvas Network, CourseSites, Udemy and Thinkful. The Hasso…

10gen Partners with EdX on MongoDB Training, Improvement of Learning Platform

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by Angela Guess According to Sean Gallagher of Ars Technica, “10gen, the company behind the MongoDB open-source ‘NoSQL’ database, has teamed with EdX—the free online education collaboration between MIT, Harvard, and the University of California Berkeley—to bring MongoDB training to the Web and to accelerate the release of EdX’s online learning platform as open source. In…