2012 Horizon report: Educational Technologies over the next five years.

Each year, the Horizon Report describes six areas of emerging technology that will have significant impact on higher education and creative expression over the next one to five years. The areas of emerging technology cited for 2012 are:

Time to adoption: One Year or Less

  • Mobile Apps
  • Tablet Computing


Time to adoption: Two to Three Years

  • Game-based Learning
  • Learning Analytics


Time to adoption: Four to Five Years

  • Gesture-based Computing
  • Internet of Things

Download the full 2012 Hroizon report here.