Education Insider

   Education Insider

Harnessing error-prone chips

At this year’s Object-Oriented Programming, Systems, Languages and Applications (OOPSLA) conference, researchers from MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory presented a new system that lets programmers identify sections of their code that can tolerate a little error. The system then determines which program instructions to

Read Full Article
Special Stories
  education Insider

Oracle to Close IT Skills Gap in Africa

Oracle Corporation (http://www.oracle.com) today (Wednesday) announced an initiative designed to enrich and increase the skills capacity of IT practitioners in Africa. The four-pronged program was devised as a response to the rapid adoption of new technologies by governments and businesses in Africa, exacerbating the shortage of suitably skilled

Read Full Article
Campus Voices
  education Insider

Does education minister need a degree?

Recently, following the appointment of Smriti Irani as Union Minister for Human Resource Development in India, there was a raging controversy over the educational qualification of the minister. After some heated arguments, for and against, the question lingering was: ‘Does the education minister need a degree?’

Read Full Article
   Education Insider

Building amazon of learning

Raju Vanapala, the man behind way2sms.com, is on a mission to build a global marketplace for instructor-led online learning with his LearnSocial venture. In an interview with Education Insider, Vanapala talks about the success of way2sms and his new initiative LearnSocial. “In simple terminology, we are building amazon of learning,” Vanapala tells

Read Full Article
  education Insider

THOMSO 2014 –The annual cultural fest of IIT Roorkee

One of India’s leading innovative solar solutions companies and the biggest emerging solar power EPC and development; Rays Power Experts today announced its association with THOMSO 2014, the much coveted annual festival of Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, as its Title Sponsor. The Fest is scheduled from 31st October to 2nd November 2014.

Read Full Article
Campus Focus
eduaction insider

Serving the Nation

Established to be an academic institution in dynamic equilibrium with its social, ecological and economic environment striving continuously for

Established to be an academic institution in dynamic equilibrium with its social, ecological and economic environment striving continuously for