Mentoring Minds Wins 2014 REVERE Distinguished Achievement Award

Mentoring Minds, a national publisher of K-12 educational resources, is the winner of a REVERE Distinguished Achievement Award from the Association of American Publishers (AAP), for its Depth of Knowledge – Revised Bloom's Taxonomy Wheel in the Professional Development Category, Curriculum, Instruction and Classroom Practice.

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Apple Using Ontology in New Siri Product

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"...Apple's granted patent generally relates to a method and apparatus for building an intelligent automated assistant. Embodiments of the present invention rely on the concept of "active ontologies" (e.g., execution environments constructed in an ontology-like manner) to build and run applications for use by intelligent automated assistants....."