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Why Technology Is The \’Shot In The Arm\’ Hospitality Companies Need Now
Hospitality companies must harness and utilize technology now to achieve optimum efficiency if they are to survive and thrive in a post-pandemic world.
Publ.Date : Wed, 05 Aug 2020 06:24:00 GMT

Iain Maciver: That?s Huawei to do it! Technology keeps driving language to be fit for repurposing
Catchy, eh? Was that not also a type of bell-bottom trouser from the 1960s? Our language is constantly changing. Technology particularly has brought in huge changes to words and phrases. There was a …
Publ.Date : Wed, 05 Aug 2020 01:06:00 GMT

Natural Language Processing (NLP) in Healthcare Market to See Booming Growth with 3M, Cerner, Averbis, IBM, Microsoft
What’s Ahead in the Global Natural Language Processing (NLP) in Healthcare Market? Benchmark yourself with strategic steps and conclusions recently published by AMA. This press re …
Publ.Date : Fri, 07 Aug 2020 11:02:00 GMT

SMPTE Publishes MESA?s Language Metadata Table Standard, Providing Needed Codes For 200+ Languages
The Society of Motion and Television Engineers (SMPTE), the leading standards governing body for media & entertainment engineering, today announced it has …
Publ.Date : Fri, 07 Aug 2020 10:07:00 GMT

Artificial Neural Network: The Brain Behind Today?s Smart Technology
Psychologist Frank Rosenblatt invented the first Artificial Neural Network or ANN called ?Perceptron? in 1958. It was designed to imitate the way a human brain processes and analyzes visual data, like …
Publ.Date : Sun, 02 Aug 2020 07:00:00 GMT

Despite challenges, Artificial Intelligence is our future
Markets are getting thirsty for advanced technology as digital transformation is simply inevitable. Despite its fast growth, artificial intelligence has yet to see any explosion in demand seen mild …
Publ.Date : Thu, 06 Aug 2020 08:49:00 GMT

Behavioral Signals Named as a Sample Vendor in the Gartner Hype Cycle for Natural Language Technologies, 2020
and Natural Language Understanding also have similar adoption rates. Emotion AI technology is categorized as “on the rise” and according to the report, “Emotion AI technologies have already been …
Publ.Date : Wed, 05 Aug 2020 03:26:00 GMT

First Tibetan-language search engine launches new update
In August 2016, the Tibetan Language Information Technology Research Center of the Hainan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in Northwest China?s Qinghai Province launched the search engine yongzin.com and …
Publ.Date : Tue, 04 Aug 2020 17:15:00 GMT

Cognitive Computing Market Research Report by Technology, by Industry, by Deployment – Global Forecast to 2025 – Cumulative Impact of COVID-19
Cognitive Computing Market Research Report by Technology (Automated Reasoning, Information Retrieval, Machine Learning, and Natural Language Processing), by Industry (Aerospace & Defence, BFSI, …
Publ.Date : Thu, 06 Aug 2020 20:49:00 GMT

The Technology 202: Privacy advocates battle each other over whether California\’s Proposition 24 better protects consumers
A big fight is emerging over California?s ballot Proposition 24, which could become America?s new de facto data privacy law. It?s pitting privacy advocates against ? checking my notes ? other privacy …
Publ.Date : Tue, 04 Aug 2020 06:35:00 GMT

Awash in technology hook-ups, Team Tempest longs for steady partners
For the moment, though, attention is focused on Team Tempest and the progress being made with its current would-be partners to study a potential tie-up around development of futur …
Publ.Date : Thu, 06 Aug 2020 01:46:00 GMT

Sony Pictures Television Launches Free, Ad-Support Spanish-Language Channels
Sony Pictures Television is bringing a free, ad-support television service specifically designed for Spanish-speaking viewers in the U.S. to the air with the announcement of Sony Canal. Sony Canal …
Publ.Date : Wed, 05 Aug 2020 12:23:00 GMT


TESOL Education News Briefs

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Research the latest news about English Education.

LCCC Helping Students Improve Their English in Fall 2020
One of your neighbors posted in Schools. Click through to read what they have to say. (The views expressed in this post are the author?s own.) …
Publ.Date : Wed, 05 Aug 2020 12:23:00 GMT

2nd grade English Language Arts tips: Here\’s how to help your student
The goal here is to take turns and help each other with words the reader may not know. Each reader must follow along while the other one is reading. This activity helps build fluency, which is very …
Publ.Date : Tue, 28 Jul 2020 07:33:00 GMT

2nd grade English Language Arts skills: Find out what you need to know for your student
Want to help your second-grader master the basics of English Language Arts? Here are some of the skills your child will be learning in the classroom. Use what they understand about a sentence to …
Publ.Date : Tue, 28 Jul 2020 06:50:00 GMT

New education policy and language learning
While much has been written and debated on the new NEP 2020, the Prime Minister?s address at the conclave yesterday bringing in the ?jad and jag? analogy, reiterated the role of education in making …
Publ.Date : Fri, 07 Aug 2020 23:30:00 GMT

Mind your language: Premiership rugby\’s return will be a new ball game
Friday?s Premiership resumption with no fans make the on-field language audible, while a lot of player moves make an open competition even more unpredictable …
Publ.Date : Sat, 08 Aug 2020 06:10:10 GMT

All 20 English-Language Broadcast Shows Were Reruns Last Night: How They Stacked Up in Ratings
All 20 programs on English-language TV last night were repeats. King among them was ABC’s “Celebrity Family Feud” — in terms of the key demo, at least …
Publ.Date : Mon, 27 Jul 2020 08:47:00 GMT

Columbus Schools fighting language barriers facing some students
Now that students are adapting to online learning, parents not only have to set aside time to help their children, but those whose first language is not English are having …
Publ.Date : Tue, 04 Aug 2020 15:41:00 GMT

BTS to Debut New English-Language Single in August
K-pop superstars BTS will drop a new digital single in English on Aug. 21, the group said, calling the swap to their non-native tongue ?a new challenge.? The song will hit ahead of a full new …
Publ.Date : Sun, 26 Jul 2020 15:45:00 GMT

National Indigenous Music Awards 2020: Baker Boy wins second artist of the year title
The Yolngu rapper also won song of the year for Meditjin, while Archie Roach claimed album of the year for Tell Me Why …
Publ.Date : Sat, 08 Aug 2020 04:05:57 GMT

Luis E. Mora Highlights Inequity With Spanish Language Broadway Translations
Actor and lyric translator Luis E. Mora (Naked Boys Singing, Pedro Pan, Opportunity) releases original translation of Dear Evan Hansen’s ‘For Forever,’ originally performed by Ben Platt and written by …
Publ.Date : Thu, 06 Aug 2020 02:23:00 GMT

BTS announces they have an English single ready to drop
The boys of BTS have announced they will be releasing an English single on August 21 that they describe as “upbeat” like ?MIC Drop? and ?Waste It on Me.? The group also confirmed they’ve been working …
Publ.Date : Mon, 27 Jul 2020 10:46:52 GMT

BTS Announce New English-Language Single Coming in August!
Get ready, ARMY! BTS just announced a new single coming next month during a voice-only radio broadcast on V Live on Sunday night (July 26). PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of BT …
Publ.Date : Sun, 26 Jul 2020 15:47:00 GMT