Monthly Archives: October 2021

NFTs and the future of digital art – Nairametrics

The 2010s saw a surge in technological advancements that have become mainstays of global culture, including smart devices, movie streaming platforms, and cryptocurrencies. The way we interact with each other and the space we inhabit is constantly evolving with the biggest change that has occurred over the past decade. The need for social distancing has […]

From our director – Learners registered with CPDLF

Salvation! I am Mrs Salyards, director of the Central PA Digital Learning Foundation. We are delighted to partner with our learners and their families in this important learning work! All of us here at CPDLF are committed to three important principles as we work together to become lifelong learners: CONNECT: It is a personalized experience […]

Carnegie Learning Receives $ 2 Million Grant For Digital Learning Platforms From US Department Of Education

PITTSBURGH – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Carnegie Learning, a leader in artificial intelligence for education and formative assessment, announced it has received a $ 2 million grant from the Institute of Educational Sciences (IES) from the Ministry of Education and the National Center for Educational Research to field-test improvements in its award-winning smart software MATHia. The […]

Digital learning company D2L cuts price of initial public offering

E-learning software company D2L Inc. confirmed on Thursday that it has reduced the price of its initial public offering and reduced the size of the transaction by a quarter. The Kitchener tech firm, founded in 1999 by a University of Waterloo student, has announced plans to sell shares for $ 17, raising a total of […]

Digital learning company D2L cuts price of initial public offering

E-learning software company D2L Inc. confirmed on Thursday that it has reduced the price of its initial public offering and reduced the size of the deal by a quarter. The Kitchener tech firm, founded in 1999 by a University of Waterloo student, has announced plans to sell shares for $ 17, raising a total of […]

Digital media pioneer Tom Calvert discovered how to make pixels dance

Digital media pioneer Tom Calvert.Courtesy of SFU When Merce Cunningham, known as the father of modern American dance, struggled with arthritis in the late 1980s, he sought out software to help him choreograph his productions. Some Italian producers wanted Mr. Cunningham to create a show and, after reading an article about digital animation software being […]

JumpStart and Verizon Partner to Launch Digital Learning Centers for Cleveland Residents

JumpStart Inc. and wireless giant Verizon Communications Inc. (Nasdaq: VZ) are teaming up to open two digital learning centers in Cleveland early next year. The centers, run by JumpStart, will provide youth and adults who live in the city of Cleveland with digital skills and entrepreneurship training. Construction is underway on what will be known […]

Adobe partners with Rare, other NFT marketplaces to fight digital art theft

Adobe has partnered with the mainstream Rare Non-Fungible Token (NFT) marketplace and a handful of other popular NFT markets to provide input to artists and improve the authenticity of digital art created using the Adobe’s Creative Cloud (CC) suite, which includes Photoshop and Stock. . Adobe users can link their accounts to their social media […]

Behind the Yugoslav art movement that predicted the birth of digital art – The Calvert Journal

Feeding neo-abstraction, the precocious premonitions of op-art and the beginnings of computer art, New Tendencies represents one of the forgotten avant-gardes of Europe. From the abstract paintings of ‘meanders’ produced obsessively by New Tendencies accustomed Julije Knifer, to the swirling kaleidoscopic patterns of Miroslav Šutej and the computer-generated light installations of Vladimir Bonačić, New Tendencies […]