Government endorsed cyber education programs are on the rise, heralding a new era for Virtual Reality in education. Israel just announced it will launch a national center for cyber education together with the security and academic establishments over the next five years to maintain the level of excellence among existing cyber educational and training programs and to increase the quantity and quality of teaching personnel in the field.

Israel to Launch a National Center for Cyber Education

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu on Tuesday 4 Shevat, met with outstanding students from Israeli high school cyber programs. During his visit, the Prime Minister told students, "We have a national interest in the cyber sphere. It is a field that is creating opportunities on one hand and problems on the other.

4 University Technologies That Will Become Obsolete by 2020 - TechDecisions.co

Higher education leaders likely remember a time when the prominent technology that was highlighted on campuses included computer labs, payphones, emergency poles, typewriters, electronic library systems, and perhaps a baseline learning management system. While many of these technologies have gone by the wayside, several remain and have evolved and retained relevancy with students.

Virtual reality is becoming even more realistic with its game-changing technology. VR company Oculus is introducing its Touch hand controllers Tuesday. They bring its virtual reality into a new dimension. Oculus co-founder and CEO Brendan Iribe joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss why the company wanted to bring hands into the VR world, and the Brendan Iribe Center for computer science at University of Maryland.