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Journalism Endowment Fund

Fixing journalism with a multibillion dollar endowment fund: Emily Bell writes tech giants could donate billions for a new type of engine for independent journalism. “Now is a good time to abandon the fantasy that the health of journalism is tied to free-market economics.”

Media

Is Summit Basecamp Bill Gates' Latest Plan for Public Education?

So far, The Gates Foundation has given $300 million of support to promote and develop personalized learning – with more likely to come.

Now the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative is adding “99 percent of their Facebook shares—worth an estimated $45 billion” to the mix.

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Bill Gates / Gates Foundation

Debunking the "Truthiness" of Bill Gates' Glowing Review of Summit's Personalized Learning Platform

Truthiness

The quality of stating concepts one wishes or believes to be true, rather than the facts.

Origin: Stephen Colbert, “The Colbert Report,” 2005

In spite of being handicapped by attending two outmoded, “factory style”  public schools, both my kids have managed to learn that if you make a claim in an essay you must back it up with credible evidence.

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Hypocrisy from Mark Zuckerburg

I saw this on Facebook. This is yet another example of the hypocrisy of a lot of what the Left says. I don’t know about you, but I often get a feeling of “Do as I say, not as I do.” Enjoy!

The Biggest Risk

Success comes from learning.

Learning comes from mistakes.

Mistakes come from at least trying.

I couldn’t have said it any better.

Until Next Time…

Attitude

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerburg has won hearts yet again with this announcement


” I’m planning to take 2 months of paternity leave”
Facebook Chief executive officer Mark Zuckerburg has won hearts on the web often times.

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News

Is Artificial Intelligence good or bad? (Part 2)

Following up on a previous post on Artificial intelligence (found here), we touched on a few topics regarding whether AI has morals. If they do how do they get these morals? 498 more words

Artificial Intelligence