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10 of the world's coolest, greenest data centers

10 of the world's coolest, greenest data centers | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
Data centers are taking advantage of energy saving technologies to run more efficiently in order to be kind to the environment and the bottom line.
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Why Google should leave Europe

The company is under attack by European authorities who won't stop until they do real damage. The solution? Leave.
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Project Goliath: Inside Hollywood's secret war against Google

What is "Goliath" and why are Hollywood’s most powerful lawyers working to kill it?
In dozens of recently leaked emails from the Sony hack, lawyers from the MPAA and six major studios talk about...
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5 smartphone innovations coming in 2015

5 smartphone innovations coming in 2015 | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
Qualcomm demonstrated some of the practical new abilities its new Snapdragon 810 processor will enable in next year’s smartphones.
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Man eaten by anaconda is why nature hates us

Man eaten by anaconda is why nature hates us | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
Paul Rosolie is consumed by an anaconda for his show, 'Eaten Alive,' on the Discovery Channel.
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Facebook finally lets everyone search for old posts

Facebook finally lets everyone search for old posts | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
Facebook is finally updating its search to let users find posts they've seen before.
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Stephen Hawking warns artificial intelligence could end humankind

Stephen Hawking warns artificial intelligence could end humankind | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
In an interview with the BBC on Tuesday, Stephen Hawking admitted his fears about the consequences of future creations and artificial intelligence.
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Malcolm Francis's curator insight, December 8, 7:16 PM

If we dont kill ourselves first

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6 higher ed presidents to watch in 2015

6 higher ed presidents to watch in 2015 | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
Over the next year, these administrators could set new standards for dealing with everything from cheating scandals and campus sex assault to questions about leadership backgrounds.
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How much did the Salaita controversy damage the U. of Illinois?

How much did the Salaita controversy damage the U. of Illinois? | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
Department heads at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have written a letter describing the damage done by the decision to rescind a job offer over controversial tweets against Israel.
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The Talk—and Pledges—at the White House Summit on College Opportunity – The Ticker - Blogs - The Chronicle of Higher Education

The Talk—and Pledges—at the White House Summit on College Opportunity – The Ticker - Blogs - The Chronicle of Higher Education | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
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The Most Tech Savvy States in America (According to #Twitter) [INFOGRAPHIC] - AllTwitter

The Most Tech Savvy States in America (According to #Twitter) [INFOGRAPHIC] - AllTwitter | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
The Most Tech Savvy States in America (According to #Twitter) [INFOGRAPHIC]
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How 6 higher ed institutions are continuing to approach MOOCs

How 6 higher ed institutions are continuing to approach MOOCs | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
Cornell, Northwestern, UW-Madison, and others have launched their own MOOCs in the past year, but how is the format faring for them?
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Next U. of I. president eager to get going, may start job early

Next U. of I. president eager to get going, may start job early | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
Timothy Killeen, picked as the 20th president of the University of Illinois, wants to work as an understudy to President Rob Easter.
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10 Online Learning Trends to Watch in 2015 [#Infographic]

The future's biggest online movements in education are taking shape today.
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7 things you need to know about the last sequential date in your mortal life

7 things you need to know about the last sequential date in your mortal life | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
It's 12/13/14, the last sequential date of the century. Here are some significant facts for a significant day.
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Top Five Cloud Trends Expected in 2015

Top Five Cloud Trends Expected in 2015 | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
From cloud verticalization to business intelligence 2.0, the new year will bring dramatic changes to the cloud landscape.
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'Bionic Bra' could revolutionize the brassiere as we know it

'Bionic Bra' could revolutionize the brassiere as we know it | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
Australian researchers are working on the the world's first "Bionic Bra" that tightens and adjusts based on movement.
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17 most awkward moments that made us cringe in 2014

17 most awkward moments that made us cringe in 2014 | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
Awkward moments -- including videos, photos and social media fails -- that made everyone feel uncomfortable in 2014.
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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos: 'I've made billions of dollars of failures'

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos: 'I've made billions of dollars of failures' | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
Among them? The Fire phone, which is widely considered to be a flop.
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Beyond Giving Tuesday: Social media fuels school's 85 Acts of Kindness

Beyond Giving Tuesday: Social media fuels school's 85 Acts of Kindness | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
Anybody can donate money or time on Giving Tuesday, but a girls’ prep school in New York City is encouraging students, staff, alumnae and...
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The Internet of Things to bring a new economic boom

The Internet of Things to bring a new economic boom | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
The Internet of Things may be more significant in reshaping the competitive landscape than the arrival of the Internet and could deliver a new era of prosperity.
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How To Increase Productivity By Employee Happiness

How To Increase Productivity By Employee Happiness | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
Whether you are an entrepreneur managing a startup, or a corporate executive with thousands of employees, it’s hard to ignore the evidence of big value from happy employees. For example, the Harvard Business Review a while back included an analysis of hundreds of studies showing an average of 31% higher [...]
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COVER BOY: Dec. 15 Issue of ‘Time’ Features Mark Zuckerberg on Connecting the World - AllFacebook

COVER BOY: Dec. 15 Issue of ‘Time’ Features Mark Zuckerberg on Connecting the World - AllFacebook | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
The cover of the Dec. 15 issue of Time features a familiar face -- that of Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg, the star of a long feature by Lev Grossman, the bulk of which is devoted to Internet.org and Zuckerberg’s mission to connect the 4.3 billion or so people in the world who currently lack Internet access.
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32 visionaries we lost in 2014

32 visionaries we lost in 2014 | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
From Robin Williams to Maya Angelou, here are some of the famous folks who passed away in 2014.
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As winter approaches, virtual school replaces snow days in some districts - The Hechinger Report

As winter approaches, virtual school replaces snow days in some districts - The Hechinger Report | NIC: Network, Information, and Computer | Scoop.it
In the Owsley County School District in Kentucky, each winter there are more than 30 days when there’s too much snow to get students to school safely. So the district, located in a rural area south of the Daniel Boone National Forest, pioneered virtual school in the winter several years ago, getting students to hang …
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