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Technology

The use of technology-based learning is rapidly increasing. The preferred term for any form of technology to deliver or support learning, technology-bused learning, is being applied in a variety of ways. Much of the emphasis is on electronic delivery systems that provide information and facilitate learning. Learning technology incorporates presentation, as well as delivery method, using interactive multimedia, videoconferencing, virtual reality, Groupware, and electronic performance support systems. The Internethntranets, CD-ROMs, satellites, e-mail, and voicemail are common examples of technology used for learning applications.