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Become the most wanted tech employee with our collection of online courses. The technology market is becoming more and more competitive, and companies are on the hunt for employees with a specific set of skills. If you want to land that coveted job in Silicon Valley, you’ll likely need to possess one or more of the most in-demand skills required for the 2017 technology job market. Below are the...
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Do you have an idea for a new business and need help getting started? Or have you always wanted to launch a business but need help generating ideas? EdX has exciting new entrepreneurship courses designed to help you tackle the key challenges of launching a startup, covering everything from idea creation and market research to developing a pitch and obtaining venture capital. Check out the upcoming...
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The Internet of Things is making big waves in the business world, and for good reason. Over the next few years, we’ll likely see billions of new devices and objects networked together – from vehicles and home appliances, to heating systems and light switches. Soon, the IoT will pervade all aspects of life and business, giving birth to innovation and transforming industries wherever it is...
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Did you know that for Bill Gates it’s literally not worth his time to pick up a $100 bill? It’s true! According to a fun fact from 2013, with a return of 6% and a worth of about $72 Billion, he earns about $115 every second he is alive. Wealth-X, a global leader in wealth intelligence recently published its report on the top wealthiest people...
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edX Global Forum 2015 We just wrapped up an invigorating and collaborative two days of discussions, sharing and working sessions at the edX Global Forum in Washington D.C. We thank our generous host, Georgetown University, as well as the edX partners, learners, professors, researchers and technologists who joined us from around the world to share their inspiring and thought-provoking experience and expertise. The Forum began with...
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KULeuvenX Trends in e-Psychology starts on November 17. Enroll today! I was probably about six years old when I got my hands on the very first home computer that my parents bought. It was a top-of-the-line model with an integrated screen, a floppy disk reader and a whole lot of RAM… like 4 megabytes. It proved to be a wonderful piece of technology, which was...
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Education remains at the forefront as the election season heats up in U.S. Hillary Clinton’s education plan, revealed this week, stresses, “Higher education should be a right, not a privilege.” This belief in the right to high-quality education informs all we do here at edX and is central to our founding mission to increase access to education for everyone, everywhere. As candidates, policy makers, educators...
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Featured Courses / MOOC Tips
Interested in learning how mobile smartphones and tablets convert digital information to and from electromagnetic signals in the radio frequency (RF) spectrum? Debating whether television (TV) band spectrum or cellular spectrum is more valuable to society? Want to build a radio transmitter and receiver, or develop a business plan for a wireless network deployment in your hometown? What problem could you solve using wireless technology?...
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Lucknow, India I’ve completed my my undergrad degree in electronics and instrumentation, but taking MIT’s 6.002x Circuit and Electronics was my first exposure to world class education from US colleges. Having access to courses from some of the most prestigious colleges and universities in the world at no cost was an amazing concept. This course gave me a totally new perspective as to what ‘quality education’ meant....
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I am a retired MD and first learned about edX courses through my daughter. I have taken more than 7 courses so far with edX; your digital interface is much easier to use than others I’ve tried, and I love your format of lectures followed by short quizzes. When I put my iPad aside and come back to learn, it’s great being told what chapter...
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