Hyper-connectivity and the Future of Education


See on Scoop.itEducational Technology News

”What is Hyper-Connectivity? Friedman explains hyper-connectivity by telling a story about a piece he wrote for The New York Times. The Times story featured a review of a low-cost, Indian-made iPad-type device. He posted his column at 8pm, ET on a Sunday and had a response from India containing the results of actual tests on the device within hours of his article going live. Prior to the advent of Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Google+ and other instantaneous communication platforms, it could have taken months for the inventors in India to hear about his review and respond to it.”

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