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2013-03-11 08:56:05     World University Rankings 2012-2013


The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 201... Thomson Reuters are the only global university performan... world class universities across all of their core missio... research, knowledge transfer and international outlook. ... universitie

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/Channels/education/Higher Ed.

2013-03-11 08:55:19     Crowdsourced 'Maker Map' Charts Nearby Hackerspaces and Hardware Shops | Wired Design | Wired.com


Screenshot via The Maker Map
We’ve long been fascinated with makerspaces, the DIY e ...
San Francisco is one such locale, with such a robust com ...

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/Channels/DIY technology
/Channels/maps and geography

2013-03-11 08:30:15     Grunt: The JavaScript Task Runner


Why use a task runner?
In one word: automation. The less work you have to do wh ...

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2013-03-10 14:21:38     Google Glass: is it a threat to our privacy? | Technology | The Guardian


The tech giant's 'wearable computing' project is now bei... volunteers, meaning you might already have been surrepti... uploaded on to Google's servers. How worried should you be?

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2013-03-10 12:29:27     Public libraries: 150 years of advance is being destroyed | That's How The Light Gets In


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/Channels/cognition and art/social and cultural
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/Channels/education/open learning

2013-03-10 07:21:05     BBC News - Web-based 'brain' for robots goes live


Continue reading the main story
Related Stories
Robots to get their own internet
Arm lifts BigDog robot to new level
... f standardising the way robots perceive the human world.

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2013-03-09 21:01:18     The 10 Most Overlooked Women in Architecture History (PHOTOS)


Lina Bo Bardi
Having completed the vast majority of her work in post-w ...

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/Channels/cognition and art/architecture

2013-03-09 20:26:53     Thermoelectric Generator by TEG Power


TEG is an acronym for ‘thermoelectric generator’. A ...
When heat is applied to the hot side of a TEG, electrici ...
Can you really generate that much electricity from waste ...
You may be surprised just how much you can! Here is a sm ...
... solar h

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2013-03-09 16:47:04     BBC News - EU Commission launches 'grand coalition' to tackle IT shortage


The European Commission has launched a "grand coalition"... region's IT skills shortages.

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/Channels/education/CS education

2013-03-09 16:44:50     BBC News - Star Trek 'holodeck' in the living room?


With "immersive media" taking content well beyond the TV... technology is attempting to move virtual reality towards... closer to real life.
Whether it be a cave, an igloo or a theatre, virtual rea ...
Full 360-degree screens are now capable of taking a

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2013-03-08 08:45:31     Which software is responsible for this? - Junk Charts


@guitarzan wants us to see this chart from north of the ... the comments. Please hold your nose first.
Here's one insightful comment: "I think it's insane to d ...
Reminds me of signs that say this elevator holds 13 peop ...

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2013-03-06 14:36:45     kamens/jQuery-menu-aim · GitHub


menu-aim is a jQuery plugin for dropdown menus that can ... between a user trying hover over a dropdown item vs tryi... a submenu's contents.
menu-aim assumes that you are using a menu with submenus ...

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2013-03-06 14:35:19     Breaking down Amazon’s mega dropdown - Ben Kamens


How did Amazon get away without using a delay?
It’s easy to move the cursor from Amazon’s main drop ...
If the cursor moves into the blue triangle the currently ...
... switch the submenu, giving it a really responsive feel.

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2013-03-06 00:42:37     Can humour make students love statistics? - Vol. 22, Part 3 ( March 2009)


So this article is my attempt to summarise what I have d... use of humour in teaching. There is rather more written ... students, so I have unashamedly drawn upon the sociology... literature. However, there are similarities between soci... psychology

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/Channels/HCI stuff/emotion and fun
/Channels/research methods

2013-03-05 17:13:39     MYO - Wearable Gesture Control from Thalmic Labs - YouTube


MYO - Wearable Gesture Control from Thalmic Labs

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2013-03-05 09:43:35     MIT wants future US Army uniforms to contain 'functional fibres' (Wired UK)


The gold fibres in the uniform, the product of years of ... actually do that communications work yet. Currently, the... a uniform," Joannopoulos tells Wired.com: They're about ... diameter, and Joannopoulos wants to scale down to 100 mi...
The fibres

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2013-03-05 09:40:23     10 amazing scientific facts about lists | Dean Burnett | Science | guardian.co.uk


People like lists of things. They're everywhere on the i... any subject matter you can think of, odds are there's a ... Nowhere is safe. Even here, on the Guardian Science sect... most popular articles in recent months is a list. But wh... popular? We

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2013-03-05 09:34:28     RIPS | Free Security & Utilities software downloads at SourceForge.net


RIPS is a static source code analyser for vulnerabilitie... webapplications. It was released during the Month of PHP... (www.php-security.org).

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2013-03-04 09:02:43     Standing Room Only: The Vignelli Subway Map | Dwell


A talk about the history of Vignelil’s subway map, app ...
In a panel led by the MTA’s Director of Marketing & Co ...

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/Channels/maps and geography

2013-03-04 08:39:47     ALICE Virtual Receptionist | Virtual Office Assistant


Let ALICE manage your building lobby by greeting vis...
Click here to see and learn more about how ALICE can ...
ALICE presents visitors with a touch screen list of ...
Click here for a full list of features and benefits.
... ick here to

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2013-03-03 08:58:46     Dictionary + algorithm + PoD t-shirt printer + lucrative meme = rape t-shirts on Amazon | I Am Pete Ashton


The world around us is increasingly governed by these al... annoyingly dumb and some freakishly intelligent. Because... generally mimic decisions that used to be made directly ... tendency to humanise the results and can easily be horri...
Douglass Ru

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2013-02-24 09:21:43     National Public Toilet Map - About


The National Public Toilet Map (the Toilet Map) shows th... than 16,000 public and private public toilet facilities ... Details of toilet facilities can also be found along maj... and for shorter journeys as well. Useful information is ... toilet, suc

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/Channels/maps and geography

2013-02-22 08:32:33     Out Of Eden Walk - Dispatches from the Field from Paul Salopek


Map of Salopek's route
About 60,000 years ago, our ancestors took the first ste ...

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/Channels/maps and geography
/Channels/rural issues

2013-02-20 07:41:07     the many problems facing our fragile, remote community .. | Land Matters


I am delighted to host a guest blog by Julia Campbell fr... works for the Coigach Community Development Company but ... expresses here are her personal views. They were submitt... the Land Reform Review Group.

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2013-02-20 07:40:57     Ancient rights thrown out of the window | CampaignerKate


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2013-02-19 07:46:54     Designer turns negative client comments into funny posters : theCHIVE


Mark Shanley, an Irish graphic designer, turned his favo... feedback comments” into hilarious posters. Now that’... criticism.

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2013-02-19 07:45:23     Arctic Death Spiral Bombshell: CryoSat-2 Confirms Sea Ice Volume Has Collapsed | ThinkProgress


The sharp drop in Arctic sea ice area has been matched b... but equally sharp, drop in sea ice thickness. The combin... a collapse in total sea ice volume — to one fifth of i...
Arctic sea ice volume in 1000s of cubic kilometers (via ...

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2013-02-14 12:33:33     I'd like to use the web my way, thank you very much Quora. - Scott Hanselman


The introduction of iOS 6 also introduced "smart app ban... let users know that your site has an associated app. The... adds a META tag and mobile safari handles the rest.
<meta name="apple-itunes-app" content="app-id=999">

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2013-02-14 07:28:58     Who controls the world? More resources for understanding


Occupy Wall Street’s slogan “We are the 99%” had b... the United States and the world for just over a month wh... Glattfelder and his co-authors released the study “The... Corporate Control” in October 2011. The study was a sc... our global

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/Channels/economy and politics

2013-02-13 23:44:03     BBC News - Black Hornet spycam is a 'lifesaver' for British troops.


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/Channels/HCI stuff/internet of things

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