2010 Horizon Report. Austin, TX: The New Media Consortium, January 2010, at: http://www.educause.edu/ELI/2010HorizonReport/195400.
The annual Horizon Report is a collaborative effort between the EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative (ELI) and the New Media Consortium (NMC). Each year, the report identifies and describes six areas of emerging technology likely to have a significant impact on teaching, learning, or creative expression in higher education within three adoption horizons: a year or less, two to three years, and four to five years. The areas of emerging technology cited for 2010 are: Time to Adoption, One Year or Less: Mobile Computing and Open Content; Two to Three Years: Electronic Books and Simple Augmented Reality; Four to Five Years: Gesture-based Computing and Visual Data Analysis.