An attempt by Kansas schools to adopt teaching standards for science is being challenged by organizations that say science teaching "endorses a non-theistic world view."
The noted inventor and futurist tells Singularity Hub that one of the challenges to language processing is teaching computers to process information in a hierarchical fashion, as mammals do.
Steven Sinofsky, who ran the Windows division for six years but left after sparring with some Microsoft executives, tweets that he will return to Harvard Business School to teach this spring.
With the Infantry Immersion Trainer, the Marines have a system designed to prepare troops for what urban conflict is like. CNET Road Trip embedded -- and got shot.
Once intended for a young cousin, Sal Khan's online tutorials now attract millions of people, laying the groundwork for a new approach to education, "60 Minutes" reports.
The Obama administration is eager to promote green technologies, but some energy entrepreneurs, like Bill Davis, are still struggling to explain what they do.
The Santa Fe Community College earlier this year began offering classes in a green building constructed with the latest in renewable energy and efficiency technologies.
A company that caters to Ph.Ds is recrafting its software for students of math, music, and more. But will turning an iPod into a calculus calculator be a crutch or a brain booster?
Teaching the iPhone's keyboard
The kids are all right, and they increasingly prefer Apple, Google, and open source. What will this mean for Microsoft?