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Aligning Cordova and W3C device APIs

Earlier this year, members of the Cordova and W3C teams started a process to better align W3C and Codova specifications.

Indeed, Cordova (from which the Phonegap framework derives) is one of the major projects used to build hybrid applications — applications written in HTML/JavaScript but run as native apps. 229 more words

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Hungry brain wants revolution in education

I’ve been reading voraciously lately about brain research and learning.  Specifically, I’ve been re-reading as well as teaching the basic tenets of John Medina’s Brain Rules… 1,423 more words

Brain Rules

American Exceptionalism in Data Management

The term American exceptionalism is born in the political realm but certainly also applies to other areas including data management.

As a lot of software and today cloud services are made in the USA, the rest of world has some struggle with data standards that only or in high degree applies to the United States. 235 more words

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[HTML5] Call for Implementations

W3C is pleased to invite implementations of the HTML5 specification, which reached the Candidate Recommendation status on 31 July 2014. This Candidate Recommendation is expected to end no sooner than 28 August 2014. 49 more words

Standardization

Reformers Standardize - Teachers Individualize


If you turn on the TV these days, you’re bound to come across a news program talking about education reform. You’ll see at least five talking heads – not one of whom is an actual school teacher. 1,614 more words

Corporate Education "Reform"