1. Codecademy makes it easy to learn code. This Army vet and Codecademy grad built a commercially successful fitness app.
  2. The old Internet is broken. Blockstack proposes a new type of internet, reflecting how real life works.
  3. A new device helps the blind “see” with their tongues, using the sensory substitution principle.
  4. The Google Design Sprint, taught and applied in a university setting. Finally, an effective method for teaching value creation.
  5. Education is evolving in fascinating ways, with sites like Coursera, Skillshare (where I’m a teacher), Udemy, Khan Academy and more. What’s next? What’s working? Who’s benefiting? Who’s not? Let the PhD dissertations begin.