Building an EdTech Startup: An interview with Emma Warren-Jones
Emma Warren-Jones, co-founder of Scholarcy, shares her entrepreneurial journey and insights on the evolution of the EdTech industry, emphasizing Scholarcy's role in making academic research more accessible and the shift towards direct-to-consumer models.
The Future of Women In AI
Addressing the systemic barriers and fostering inclusivity for a more innovative technological landscape. Unveiling the challenges and opportunities for women's leadership and participation in AI.
A professional's perspective on the use of AI tools within the workplace
How do professionals, such as computer programmers, use AI tools in the workplace
The Future of AI and Academia: Mushtaq Bilal
In an era where AI is reshaping every facet of life, what role does it play in revolutionising academic writing and research? Discover how Mushtaq Bilal leverages AI to enhance scholarly work.
An academic's perception on the use of AI within academia and education
An academics perception on the use of AI in academic and education settings. How is the university landscape changing with the addition of AI assistance?
Navigating the 2024 Job Market: A Graduate's Guide in the AI Era
Emotional intelligence, creativity and critical thinking are essential skills in today's job market.
AI In The Classroom
The surge in AI usage for education raises questions about academic integrity and learning efficacy, with educators worldwide adjusting teaching methods to integrate technology meaningfully.
Essential Academic AI Apps
AI tools are enhancing academic research by simplifying literature reviews and enabling quick access to reliable information, empowering students and scholars to focus on research.
Sourcing, Screening, and Storing new literature with Scholarcy
Learn how you can source, screen, and store academic literature with Scholarcy
Top Artificial Intelligence Podcasts
Since I began using Scholarcy, I have been researching the rise of AI technology and how it can change the way we learn. One of the most effective ways to stay updated on the latest AI developments, especially when balancing a full-time job or pursuing a degree, is by tuning into podcasts.
How universities are adapting to support neurodiverse students
Imagine a world where all individuals are free to use their strengths to learn, develop and create. This is a mission many universities are looking to embrace through the introduction of services, technology, and spaces designed to support students with a wide range of learning needs.It’s estimated that around 15-20% of the world’s population has a specific learning difference such as ADHD, autism, or dyslexia
The 5 Best AI Tools for Postgraduate Research
What's the most challenging part of working towards your postgraduate degree? For many students, combing through mountains of research presents an insurmountable obstacle.For one thing, the sheer volume of research articles you have to read is overwhelming. On top of that, research material isn't exactly an easy read, and sifting through each article to glean the relevant information you need takes a great deal of time and effort.
How eLearning has transformed the academic world
eLearning, short for electronic learning, is ‘the delivery of learning and training through digital resources’. (1) As a form of asynchronous learning, it can refer to anything from pre-recorded video lessons to activity-based animations.
How smartphones are changing the way we study
Mobile phones have come an incredibly long way in the last 30 years. In the 1990s, mobiles were used for making phone calls, sending texts, and playing the odd game of Snake. Today, smartphone technology allows us to browse the internet, stream films and run programmes, all from a small device in the palm of our hands.Smartphones are now ubiquitous. 99% of young people in the UK between the ages of 16 and 24 own a smartphone(1), which has led to a shift in the way we interact with content – and even each other.
Content automation is boosting audience engagement in the news and information industries
Engagement marketing managers have become pivotal to the growth and retention strategy of any online content business over the last few years. These roles demand a range of finely honed skills – from specialist industry knowledge and audience profiling – to a flair for developing multi-channel engagement programs, content creation, and an analytical eye to gauge the impact of those programmes.
How coding helps children become creative problem solvers
As the 21st century progresses, computer programming or ‘coding’ is becoming an invaluable skill. A recent study1 found that as many as 50% of all jobs in Australia will require a working knowledge of programming and other IT skills within the next 15 years. It is likely that coding ability will be one of the key differentiating skills of the future.But what exactly is it that makes coding so essential in everyday life? What are the benefits of learning how to code? Why should we teach it to our children?Let’s find out!