Alek Krotoski and guests explore how tech is kickstarting a revolution in education, this includes the pioneering SOLE research at Newcastle University. A fascinating set of possibilities and linking with earlier posts in the streams today. Optimism for learning and tech from the streets of India to the UK. great stuff.
Happy to see this homage to grace, it was the first encounter I had apart from binary with a computer. Showing my age yep but we are talking in the very early days of the web. What a woman... The American computer scientist and United States Navy Rear Admiral has been honoured with a Google Doodle on what would have been her 107th birthday.
The Business of Robotics Symantec identifies Internet of Things worm iTWire Given most servers – at least for business – would be 64-bit (whether Intel or not) the number of viable targets for the worm would appear very low.
As part of the UCL Grand Challenge of Sustainable Cities, the London 2062 project is gathering evidence about the forces and factors that shape London, identifying decision points, and debating how the city will change over the five decades between London 2012 and London 2062. This process involves synthesising the diverse expertise within the academic community at UCL and elsewhere, together with London’s citizens, government, professions, artists, media and other public institutions.
Leveraging mobile platforms, computational linguistics, geospatial technologies, and visual analytics to power rapid crisis response
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This is such a great concept cause and catalyst for direct change and giving a little from however afar you are. whether your interests are DH, IT or just helping this is a great way to participate and for me a fab DH-like application of technology a fusion with crowd-sourcing but I guess that is now a generic building block of scal apps? No point developing tools for just ivory towers here you can see how it really makes a difference...Browse a little see what you might cotribute, to who you might share and give a shout out if you feel like it for what is such a great and action orientated network...