Since time immemorial, educators have worked hand in hand with technology to create successful learners. This infographic encompasses the educational advances throughout the ages – from the horn book in the 1650s, to the pencil in 1900s, and to the tablet of present day. It shows how technology evolved year after year, how it shaped the face of learning, and how it will play a role in the future of education.
Modern life is very different for the class of 2012 than it has been for any prior generation. This infographic from Netop highlights some of the facets of modern life that the newest generation may take for granted, including instant messaging, online shopping, smartphones, high speed wireless internet, etc. It clearly shows how the class of 2012 utilizes technology on a daily basis, more so than any other generation.
Whether we’re happy about it or not, our technology changes at a breakneck pace with all technologies eventually being overcome by new innovations. In the business world this kind of tech is known as “disruptive technology.” In this infographic, Frugal Dad looks at many of the crucial disruptions that have brought us to today’s tech.
Do you ever stop to think how many of the inventions we utilize on a daily basis and often take for granted came to be? The following infographic from BestCollegesOnline.org takes a look at how some of the most widely used inventions originally came about as well as how they evolved over time.