Five changes made to higher education during COVID-19 will be beneficial afterwards, according to an expert, including more creative assessment methods.
2020 has accelerated a great deal of change in society; education, equality developments and sustainability are expected to evolve even further throughout 2021.
Pipebots is a large UK government-funded project working on robots that will help maintain the pipe system to improve safety and reduce inconvenience.
While the country has the world’s second-largest online community, half the population is not connected. A joint initiative with Microsoft is helping to bridge the digital divide.
The Directorate of Research and Training in Bihar, India, transformed the application and admission process of teacher training candidates in education
Up to 1.8 million children had no computer or tablet at home at the start of the pandemic, placing them at an educational disadvantage for online learning.
Over eight in 10 American adults 'sometimes' or 'often' access their news on digital devices, demonstrating a shift away from the print and radio news industries.
A surge in video conferencing and streaming has fuelled concerns about the global warming emissions they generate - but that worry may be overblown.
From smartphones to social media and healthcare, here's a brief history of the ways in which technology has transformed our lives in the past 20 years.
Asset recycling, continued digitalization, and stronger regional integration can help ensure that Africa is strong enough to fight back.
Mobile internet access and ecommerce has brought jobs to rural regions, opened new markets for farmers and transformed traditional agricultural models.
Writing, as opposed to typing, has been shown to improve memory and learning capacity, yet in some countries it’s being phased out in favour of digital skills.
Amidst lockdown in Southeast Asia, teens have used their spare time to learn digital skills in social media, online education and e-commerce buying.
Some of Europe’s smallest territories have the fastest internet access, with Liechtenstein coming out top - but there is a growing digital divide when it comes to high-speed broadband.
2020 saw the release of 117 new emojis, bringing the total up to 3,136, and by 2021 this figure is set to grow to 3,353.