Tag: Educational

Global Educational Technology and Solutions Market Report 2020: Investment is Rapidly Expanding due to COVID-19

Dublin, Oct. 06, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The “Educational Technology and Solutions Market” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

This report examines the educational technology (EdTech) industry and its use of Information and Communications Technology (ICT).

It evaluates the industry landscape including market outlook, sizing, competitive dynamics, competitive intensity, trends, and COVID-19 impacts. The report identifies and discusses market-leading vendors based on a variety of factors including business model, strategy, technology maturity, product advantages/differentiators, revenue, and major customers.

EdTech represents the combined use of computer technology and educational theory/practice to facilitate student learning. EdTech leverages digital technologies of many types to help enhance instructional availability and accessibility as well as student academic performance.

Success is measured by many factors including financial viability (eLearning is often a lower-cost alternative to in-person instruction), student reach (extending courses to those in remote areas), and availability to those with busy schedules, handicaps, and

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Educational Publishers Obtain Preliminary Injunction Against 63 Illegal eBook Websites that Use Online Ads to Sell Pirated Content | News

NEW YORK, Sept. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The Educational Publishers Enforcement Group (EPEG) publishers, consisting of Cengage, ElsevierMacmillan LearningMcGraw Hill and Pearson, have obtained a Preliminary Injunction from the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York against 63 eBook websites that sell illegal, unlicensed eBooks using the functionalities of Google and Microsoft. EPEG publishers filed suit for copyright and trademark infringement against these websites on August 12, 2020, and on the same date obtained a Temporary Restraining Order that required the immediate shutdown of the infringing activity on these websites, as well as the cessation of the services that support the illegal websites. Through the Preliminary Injunction, that injunctive relief has now been extended through the pendency of the litigation. This is the third suit since November 2019 that EPEG publishers have brought against pirate eBook websites, and the

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FG mulls policy on zero rating for educational websites

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Dr. Isa Ibrahim Pantami

Federal Government says it is considering a new National Policy for zero rating on educational websites to allow for consumption of contents without charges, to mitigate the impact of COVID-19, on education sector.

Dr Isa Pantami, Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, said this while delivering an address at a webinar organised by Lead Inspire Network and monitored in Abuja.

The theme of the webinar was “Enhancing Virtual Learning and the Challenges of Internet Penetration in Nigeria.”

Pantami, represented by Dr Usman Gambo, Director, Information Technology Infrastructure Solutions, National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) said the policy would contain appropriate incentives for mobile network operators and internet service providers.

The minister agreed that sufficient access to the internet was essential for the development of an informative society and thatvgovernment was also working to increase the broadband penetration from its current level.

“Currently, broadband penetration stands at

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New Digital Medical Technology Event, BIOMEDigital Announced Alongside Premier Educational Program

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Logo for BIOMEDigital event taking place November 4-5, 2020
Logo for BIOMEDigital event taking place November 4-5, 2020
Logo for BIOMEDigital event taking place November 4-5, 2020
  • Taking place Nov. 4-5, BIOMEDigital is the only digital medtech event to feature a complimentary virtual exhibition hall and educational content offerings.

  • Media registration available here.

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Sept. 17, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — BIOMEDevice, the Boston and San Jose region’s premier medical technology event, today announced the launch of a brand-new event, BIOMEDigital taking place November 4 and 5. The event is the most comprehensive medtech gathering available which will feature a virtual expo hall comprising 50+ companies and a premier educational program hosting 40+ sessions ranging from keynotes to case studies, plenty of networking opportunities, and the Start-up Stadium competition hosted by MassMEDIC. To attend as press, please visit here.

With world attention placed on the medtech industry toward COVID-19 relief and cure, the

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At School or at Home, CompTIA Educational Resources Available to Aspiring Technology Professionals and Their Instructors

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DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., Sept. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — With the 2020-21 academic year underway amid much uncertainty, CompTIA, the nonprofit association for the global technology industry, is providing a degree of certainty for students interested in careers in information technology (IT) and the teachers and instructors who are educating them.

CompTIA today announced the availability of a large selection of digital educational resources on IT careers to inspire students and assist teachers, whether instruction is happening in a physical classroom, via remote learning or a combination of both.

“We want students to have all the information they need to learn about the broad selection of career options available with technology companies and in technical roles in virtually every other industry,” said Todd Thibodeaux, president and CEO of CompTIA. “We’re

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