I had been working as a "Consulting Professor with Saylor Academy,
a nonprofit organization dedicated to building quality, free or "Open", online courses. Here's a link to the interview from 2012. (more…)
A key skill for any student is the ability to find information on a topic. Google Education provides this infographic with 12 tips or "gentle reminders" to use when conducting an advanced search.
Best-Ever Algorithm Found for Huge Streams of Data
Interesting article about number crunching and mathematics.
To efficiently analyze a firehose of data, scientists first have to break big numbers into bits. Link to article.