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2011-12-04 13:51:29     Programming should take pride of place in our schools | Technology | The Observer


Programming should take pride of place in our schools
If we don't change the way ICT is thought about and taug ...
reddit this
John Naughton
... owerPoint presentations will look like Dead Sea scrolls.

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2011-12-04 13:42:46     MakerBot Thing-O-Matic 3D Printer Kit - MakerBot Industries


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/Channels/DIY technology

2011-12-04 05:57:06     Kathryn Schulz: Don't regret regret - YouTube


Kathryn Schulz: Don't regret regret
Uploaded by TEDtalksDirector on Dec 2, 2011
http://www.ted.com We're taught to try to live life with ...

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2011-12-04 05:37:41     BBC News - US senator calls for answers on phone 'snooping'


The maker of the smartphone software that triggered a sn... called to account by a US Senator.
Senator Al Franken has written to Carrier IQ asking it t ...
Mr Eckhart claimed Carrier IQ software could log everyth ...
Carrier IQ said its software helped d

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2011-12-02 11:03:16     TeaDipMOV - YouTube


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2011-12-02 10:40:52     How content delivery networks (CDNs) work | NCZOnline


Content delivery networks (CDNs) are an important part o... infrastructure that are frequently used without a full u... what’s happening behind the scenes. You’ll hear peop... we put that on the CDN” or “make sure static assets ... when they h

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2011-11-30 23:10:38     The importance of a preservation strategy for your digital memories


In October 2006, I was away on a business trip when a fr... event destroyed the contents of my family’s rural home... oncoming five-foot wall of water, my wife had little tim... possessions. For all the things we lost that day, I stil...
I’ve hear

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2011-11-22 13:24:27     About | Learning Resource Metadata Initiative


The Learning Resource Metadata Initiative (LRMI) is a pr... common vocabulary for describing educational content. Wh... benefits to such a project, the main goal of the initiat... end-user search and discovery of learning resources.

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2011-11-22 13:05:28     Over time, Linux package dependencies show predator/prey relationship


Over time, Linux package dependencies show predator/prey...
By John Timmer | Published about 17 hours ago
You'll frequently hear references to a "software ecosyst ...
The team went back to 1993 and compiled statistics on ev ...
... PNAS, 2011. DOI: 10.10

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2011-11-22 08:51:29     Facebook Is Badware (and Why Google Should Warn Its Users)


Facebook has moved from merely being a walled garden int... its users' ability and willingness to navigate the rest ... evidence that this is true even for sites which embrace ... technologies is overwhelming, and the net result is that...
In this pos

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2011-11-22 06:54:22     The power of the written word | Ruth Stalker-Firth


Charlie Brown Wah Wah Wah
I used to read a woman’s blog, everyday. It was amazin ...
I can only guess that the last entry, before the blog go ...

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2011-11-16 19:14:14     Scans reveal how the brain's GPS helps us navigate from A to B | Science | The Guardian


People walking on Old Compton Street in Soho, London
One part of the brain keeps track of the straight line d ...
Brain scans have revealed the workings of the brain's GP ...
Two areas of the brain appear to take turns as our inter ...
... identify how th

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2011-11-16 12:49:33     Slide to Unlock: Wearable Multitouch Interaction Everywhere – get addicted to ... DAILY MIX OF CREATIVE CULTURE


Slide to Unlock: Wearable Multitouch Interaction Everywhere
Slide to Unlock.
Chris Harrison completed this mesemerizing work while he ...

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2011-11-16 11:31:08     A List Apart: Articles: Dark Patterns: Deception vs. Honesty in UI Design


We might not like to admit it but deception is deeply en...
To fill the gap, darkpatterns.org was created in August ...
If we put aside our moral quibbles let’s put ourselves ...
Let’s continue a while as evil web designers: perhaps ...
... ominent

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2011-11-16 08:51:16     Microsoft’s Code Space project combines Kinect, touchscreens for awesome meetings | VentureBeat


Microsoft Research is at it again: The wily folks who cr...
Dubbed Code Space, the project allows groups to collabor ...
While still a very early concept, Code Space shows the p ...
Why the need for so many input devices, when a simple wh ...
The project

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2011-11-12 16:27:49     BBC News - US dismantles 'massive' cyber crime syndicate


Cyber criminals who are alleged to have made $14m (£9m)... fraud have been arrested in Estonia.
The FBI alleged that the gang infected more then four mi ...

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2011-11-12 13:26:05    


I have been collecting some random bits of advice that I...
Blackboard Technique
Publish the same results several times.
... Be prepared for old age.

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2011-11-11 19:38:29     US court verdict 'huge blow' to privacy, says former WikiLeaks aide | World news | guardian.co.uk


The Twitter users "voluntarily" turned over the internet... when they signed up for an account and relinquished an e...
"Petitioners knew or should have known that their IP inf ...
The fight comes amid widening concerns about online priv ...
"I want eve

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2011-11-09 16:09:00     A Brief Rant on the Future of Interaction Design


So, here's a Vision Of The Future that's popular right now.
It's a lot of this sort of thing.
As it happens, designing Future Interfaces For The Futur ...
My problem is the opposite, really — this vision, from ...
... or anything. I just hope to suggest

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2011-11-09 16:04:06     The Social Graph is Neither (Pinboard Blog)


I first came across the phrase social graph in 2007, in ...
The idea of representing relationships between people as ...
At the time he wrote, Fitzpatrick had two points to make ...
Fitzpatrick subsequently went to work for Google, and hi ...
... ith the

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2011-11-08 16:27:46     DSPL: Dataset Publishing Language - Google Code


DSPL is the Dataset Publishing Language, a representatio...
Use existing data: Just add an XML metadata file to ...
Powerful visualizations: Unleash the full capabiliti ...
... pen: Freely use the DSPL format in your own applications

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2011-11-08 15:25:42     Olly: A device that lets you smell the Internet - The Next Web


While we’re used to seeing and hearing content on the ... it has never really had much of a look in. That changes ... a cool new product from London’s Mint Digital Foundry.
Olly is a USB-powered device which takes events on the I ...

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2011-11-06 09:00:57     86th Birthday Rage [very long] [first post] [hello!] - Imgur


86th Birthday Rage

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/Channels/techie/social networking

2011-11-05 09:28:32     BBC - Archive - HG Wells on the Future - HG Wells | Science and the Citizen


HG Wells addresses the British Association Conference on... 'Science and the Citizen'. In typical provocative style,... medium of the newspaper as dead and the art of journalis... He claims that reports in newspapers are unreliable and ... people migh

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2011-11-04 08:59:43     Yahoo Gives the iPad the Power to Understand TV - Technology Review


A new iPad app from Yahoo can recognize any TV show by l... audio, and automatically serve up related Web content, s... related to a news broadcast or play-by-play stats for a ...

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2011-11-02 11:54:29     Anonymous Cancels Operation Cartel as Los Zetas Track Hacktivists | TPM Idea Lab


Anonymous Cancels Operation Cartel as Los Zetas Track Ha...
Carl Franzen November 1, 2011, 6:00 PM 24755 95
Members of the hacktivist collective Anonymous who threa ...
... ves would almost certainly be targeted by rival cartels.

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2011-11-02 09:57:46     Pachube :: blog: Bringing down the barriers: Pachube service goes free!


So, why go free? No, we haven’t decided to become a no... we’re not just super-nice. What we are is ambitious. A... with and talked with many people in the Pachube communit... they’re ambitious too.
The “Internet of Things” is a big idea (tho

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2011-11-02 08:44:00     Microsoft Pri0 | Getting ever closer to the Matrix: Augmented Projectors (video) | Seattle Times Newspaper


Getting ever closer to the Matrix: Augmented Projectors ...
Posted by Janet I. Tu
On Monday, we wrote about what Microsoft is dubbing the ...
Today, Steve Clayton, who highlights interesting company ...
In the video above, Clayton highlights a project b

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2011-11-02 08:31:24     Unthinkable Consulting - Unthinkable Blog - Green shoots of linked (open) data around news


Green shoots of linked (open) data around news
Friday, October 28, 2011 at 5:31PM
Based on Linking Open Data cloud diagram, by Richard Cyg ...
A couple of weeks ago Justin and I attended an event hos ...
... Matthew Shorter

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2011-10-31 15:07:33     Project outline


HaptiMap, Haptic, Audio and Visual Interfaces for Maps a... Services, is a project which receives financial support ... Commission in the Seventh Framework Programme, under the...
If you are walking or cycling, and don’t want to (or a ...
The HaptiMa

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