BYU professor: Colleges obsolete by 2020

Apr 22, 2009 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: Christian Science Monitor

Kiss your old ideas about college goodbye. Why roll out of bed for an 8 a.m. class when you can download the lecture to your iPod for free? Why pay $150 for a 40-pound textbook when a digital copy won't break your back or the bank a ' and packs information from last week, instead of last year? Those are some of the questions raised in a profile of ...

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YES NO coming to class

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Oct 31, 2009
 
YES NO
Admit letter
No Admit letter.
anyone who has seen lectures from berkeley, ucla, stanford, MIT, etc etc. etc. knows college sell admit ticket to class
1. professor speaks.
2. students writes notes.
3. paper with ink as diploma.
One digital lecture can reach billions billions worldwide.
computers, in digita, can reproduce copies in billions billions of time.
colleges gone by 2020 or 2030
Free Free Free

Oakland, CA

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Jun 12, 2010
 
liberal arts: free free free

humanities: free free free

college lectures: free free free

one digital lecture can reach 1-4 billion worldwide 24/7/365
FreeWorld

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#4
Jul 31, 2010
 
google: humanities. free free free.

google: liberal arts. free free free

google: social sciences. free free free
the carpert whisperer

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Jul 31, 2010
 
Not gonna happen.
GONE IN 2020 2030

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#6
Feb 3, 2011
 
web search: moore's law in colleges.
Moore's law: Double computing power in 2-years.
From one transistor to 2-billion transistor CPU.
Colleges are going way of banks and newsapers.
College gone by 2020 or 2030
Moores Law 2050

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Mar 2, 2011
 
Double computing power in 2-years.
Unlimited computing power.
college gone by 2020 2030
Reaper

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Mar 2, 2011
 
Moores Law 2050 wrote:
Double computing power in 2-years.
Unlimited computing power.
college gone by 2020 2030
Unlimited computing power = computer becomes intelligent, computer logically decides mankind is source of world problems,devises plan to eliminate mankind. It is inevitable,unavoidable.
Free Free Free

Oakland, CA

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May 3, 2011
 
internet search: free college courses

web search: free college lectures.

google: free college lectures..

colleges are NOW free free free.

free free free on web.. free free free to free world...
Free college

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Aug 15, 2011
 
Free free free on web
how can anyone beat free free free.
All college lectures will be free free free by 2020
YES NO Admit No Admit

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Jun 10, 2012
 
YES
NO
Admit
No Admit
All a college does is sell admit ticket to class.
Yes. No come to class
Admit. No Admit.....
Internet/web classes can reach Millions/Billions.
Post on internet/web: 7-billion people on earth can see lecture for Free Free Free.

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