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UC Irvine tracks coronavirus infections through new mobile app
By tracking users' movements, the app can alert individuals who may have come in contact with the virus.
U. Maryland's new coronavirus tool grades social distancing efforts
Anonymized and aggregated location data from mobile devices shows how well people in each state are complying with stay-at-home orders.
University of Washington wants to record your coughing sounds
To train a new app to monitor coughs from COVID-19 patients, researchers are asking for volunteers to submit vocal samples to train the software.
Edtech purchasing a guessing game for schools, but new data could help
Schools spend billions on edtech each year, often to little effect. Through data-sharing, the EdTech Genome Project aims to change that.
Seven school districts test in-bus tablets for drivers
The tablets are to provide bus drivers an interface for managing data, bus routes and payroll information, replacing legacy paper-based systems.
District data can help teachers 'work smarter, not harder'
At Aldine ISD in Texas, the technology director says schools need to use data to improve services for both students and teachers alike.
Data-analytics boot camp for adult learners heads to Butler U.
The Indianapolis-based university targets professionals already in the workforce seeking new skills and career advancement.
Database of 7 million syllabi pulls back the curtain on higher ed
Course data from 2,500 universities is revealing the most-taught literature and other trends in a revamped tool made at Columbia University.
CoSN names top resources for personalized learning
Adaptive technologies backed by data analytics and blended learning were named among the top tools helping educators to improve outcomes for students.