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Charles B. Perrow -- In the Metro Tragedy, Man Meets Machine

Charles B. Perrow -- In the Metro Tragedy, Man Meets Machine | ITGS | Scoop.it
One subway train in Washington crashes into another, killing nine and injuring scores. A French airliner disappears in a thunderstorm and falls into the Atlantic ocean; there are no survivors. A suspected cause in both instances?
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ITGS News: ITGS Case Study 2014: Cobb Publishing and E-Books

ITGS News: ITGS Case Study 2014: Cobb Publishing and E-Books | ITGS | Scoop.it
The 2014 ITGS Case Study was released recently, providing the background material for the May and November 2014 Paper 3 exam (the November 2013 exam is still based on the Red Dragon Taxi Company case study).
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Hurricane Sandy: Five ways to spot a fake photograph

Hurricane Sandy: Five ways to spot a fake photograph | ITGS | Scoop.it

Think you may have shared a fake picture of Hurricane Sandy? Here are five rules to check whether you have been duped and to ensure it doesn't happen again.


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ITGS News: Twitter abuse: The legal risks

ITGS News: Twitter abuse: The legal risks | ITGS | Scoop.it

Digital citizenship, which includes responsible social media use, is something we strive to teach our students. Myriad examples exist of foolish or illegal Twitter and Facebook messages, including the recent case of Twitter abuse against British ...


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ITGS News: Artificial Intelligence: How Watson works

ITGS News: Artificial Intelligence: How Watson works | ITGS | Scoop.it

News articles, issues, and resources for the IB Information Technology in a Global Society (ITGS) course. Artificial Intelligence: How Watson works. Today in ... Labels: artificial intelligence, itgs, tok.


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CurieSPK1's curator insight, April 7, 2013 1:25 AM

Great book for the ITGS instructor!

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digital natives, digital immigrants | ITGS Online

digital natives, digital immigrants | ITGS Online | ITGS | Scoop.it
The idea was that a Digital Native is used to describe a person born into technology, e,g: 1990 onwards.

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Getting Started with ITGS « OSC IB Blogs

Getting Started with ITGS « OSC IB Blogs | ITGS | Scoop.it
Beginning a new school year is always a challenge! Once the “ball is rolling” one topic naturally builds on the next. The question is how to get started? One possible approach (see ITGS curriculum plan ) is based on ...
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How to Stay Safe While Traveling

How to Stay Safe While Traveling | ITGS | Scoop.it
Summer time! Off to the beach, or to the mountains for some cooler temperatures. Visiting family or exploring new locales. Keep the following security tips in mind as you make your travel plans this summer.
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ITGS News: How Google Search Works

ITGS News: How Google Search Works | ITGS | Scoop.it

Search engines like Google cannot search the millions of pages on the Internet once you hit the "Search" button - it would take far too much time. Instead, web spiders (also called web crawlers) are constantly scanning web pages, following ...


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ITGS News: Mapping the Internet

ITGS News: Mapping the Internet | ITGS | Scoop.it

This week in ITGS we did a Networks refresher, covering topics such as LANs, IP addresses, DNS, ISPs, and the Internet backbone (this is chapter 4 in the textbook). The resources below show various parts of the Internet backbone graphically ...


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Getting Started with ITGS « Triple A Learning IB Blogs

Overview of the IB mission statement, learner profile and TOK as they relate to ITGS. 3. Closer look at Strand 1 (Social/ethical significance) Introduction to social/ethical issues through simple scenarios that demonstrate topics ...

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