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Using Moodle: Teaching with the Popular Open Source Course

Using Moodle: Teaching with the Popular Open Source Course | The World of Open | Scoop.it
This book is not just a how-to manual. Every chapter includes suggestions and case studies for using Moodle effectively. By itself, Moodle won't make your course better.
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Met Museum Makes 375,000 Images Available for Free

Met Museum Makes 375,000 Images Available for Free | The World of Open | Scoop.it
The museum’s open access policy now allows unrestricted use of any images of its digitized artworks in the public domain.
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Free Hardware and Free Hardware Designs - GNU Project - Free Software Foundation

Free Hardware and Free Hardware Designs - GNU Project - Free Software Foundation | The World of Open | Scoop.it
To what extent do the ideas of free software extend to hardware? Is it a moral obligation to make our hardware designs free, just as it is to make our software free? Does maintaining our freedom require rejecting hardware made from nonfree designs?
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Why Socrates Hated Democracies: An Animated Case for Why Self-Government Requires Wisdom & Education

Why Socrates Hated Democracies: An Animated Case for Why Self-Government Requires Wisdom & Education | The World of Open | Scoop.it
Winston Churchill in 1947, “except for all those other forms that have been tried from time to time....” The sentiment expresses two cultural values many Americans are trained to hold uncritically: the primacy of democracy and the burdensomeness of government as a necessary evil.
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How to Know if Your Country Is Heading Toward Despotism: An Educational Film from 1946

How to Know if Your Country Is Heading Toward Despotism: An Educational Film from 1946 | The World of Open | Scoop.it

Nobody likes a despot — even despots know it. But actually identifying despotism can pose a certain difficulty — which despots also know, and they'd surely like to keep it that way.
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Sprint #2 MLLL

Sprint #2 MLLL | The World of Open | Scoop.it
Neste Sprint vamos retomar a construção da Máquina de Libertar Livros Livres (MLLL). Uma máquina sensível à forma frágil dos livros de papel, para ficar acessível a quem dela precise para partilhar o que mais importa entre as páginas desse objeto transcendente.Uma espécie de Book Scanner para Hackers que começámos a construir em Abril, em Coimbra. Vamos tentar pô-la a funcionar para estar disponível para os visitantes que vierem ao encontro de laboratórios que vai ter lugar a 17 e 18 de Dezembro. O que há para fazer?terminar a stand (estrutura de suporte dos livros) escrever o resto do código da aplicaçãoligar a aplicação a um repositório aberto de livros onlinemelhorar o design e o texto da aplicaçãolibertar o primeiro livro

Como sempre estamos abertos a colaborares, se quiseres participar basta fazer inscrição, se precisares de mais informação entra em contato.
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Home

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Bahmni is an easy to use, open source hospital system for healthcare
providers in low-resource settings. Brought to you by ThoughtWorks.
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Stephen Fry Narrates 4 Philosophy Animations On the Question: How to Create a Just Society?

Stephen Fry Narrates 4 Philosophy Animations On the Question: How to Create a Just Society? | The World of Open | Scoop.it

How do we create a just society? 50,000 years or so at it and humanity still has a long way to go before figuring that out, though not for lack of trying.
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Open-Source Toolkit Aims to Make Home Building Cheap, Easy and Green | P2P Foundation

This OS toolkit makes the design and construction of eco-friendly, off-grid modular housing easier, cheaper, and faster through use of modular designs
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FreeBSD Takes Open Source to 11 with Latest Release | FreeBSD Foundation

FreeBSD Takes Open Source to 11 with Latest Release | FreeBSD Foundation | The World of Open | Scoop.it
October 10, 2016, Boulder, CO. - The FreeBSD Project, in conjunction with the FreeBSD Foundation, is pleased to announce the release of the much anticipated
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Project Flogo

Project Flogo | The World of Open | Scoop.it
Simplifying the integration of IoT devices with gateways and cloud services
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Commission makes a list of its open source solutions | Joinup

Commission makes a list of its open source solutions | Joinup | The World of Open | Scoop.it
RT @osia: EU plan to maintain public inventory of #opensource they use https://t.co/DCE7Dw6oau
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OpenBehavior

RT @OpenBehavior: Check out https://t.co/B7crm9byfu! - A newly launched repository of open-source tools for behavioral neuroscience researc…
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Découvrez plus de 187 000 images libres de droit sur la bibliothèque publique de New York - Pop culture - Numerama

Découvrez plus de 187 000 images libres de droit sur la bibliothèque publique de New York - Pop culture - Numerama | The World of Open | Scoop.it
La bibliothèque publique de New York met à disposition plus de 187 000 images libres de droit sur son site web.
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Lecture Search

FindLectures.com is a curated search engine for quality online lectures, interviews, documentaries, and historically significant speeches.

The video list can be navigated with a deep topic taxonomy, which allows the discovery of interesting niche topics.

Videos are ranked using over a dozen quality measures, so that you can spend time learning, not looking.

Ranking and inclusion are affected by topic variety and novelty, length, audio quality, and speaker presentation style.

Other factors include the speaker having a unique background and material being the appropriate difficulty level for being a standalone content aimed at an educated audience.
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Watch Georges Méliès’ The Dreyfus Affair, the Controversial Film Censored by the French Government for 50 Years (1899)

Watch Georges Méliès’ The Dreyfus Affair, the Controversial Film Censored by the French Government for 50 Years (1899) | The World of Open | Scoop.it

History resounds with events so momentous they can be conjured with a single word: Waterloo, Watergate, Tiananmen
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DocExplore : logiciel libre pour créer des livres interactifs enrichis

DocExplore : logiciel libre pour créer des livres interactifs enrichis | The World of Open | Scoop.it

DocExplore est une suite logicielle gratuite, open-source et multi-plateforme permettant de créer des livres numériques interactifs.

DocExplore est le résultat d’un projet académique du même nom, initié en 2009 par les laboratoires en informatique LITIS (Université de Rouen, France) et EDA (University du Kent).


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Oxford University will offer free online courses in 2017

Oxford University will offer free online courses in 2017 | The World of Open | Scoop.it
The highest ranked university in the world will soon join prestigious institutions like Berkeley, Harvard and MIT in offering free massive open online course
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It’s Finally Legal To Hack Your Own Devices (Even Your Car)

It’s Finally Legal To Hack Your Own Devices (Even Your Car) | The World of Open | Scoop.it
An exemption in a decade-old anti-hacking statute has finally kicked in, and could unleash a new bounty of security research.
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Unless I'm mistaken, this exemption includes tractors and other farm equipment.
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FourCorners | Authorship, Context and Engagement

FourCorners | Authorship, Context and Engagement | The World of Open | Scoop.it
RT @WorldPressPhoto: A new open source plug-in to acknowledge photographer, subject and audience in every image https://t.co/MwuaMekOkM #4c…
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Pitch Competition – All Things Open

All Things Open, the largest open source, open tech, and open web conference on the east coast of the United States
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OpenTrials launches beta version today at the World Health Summit

OpenTrials launches beta version today at the World Health Summit | The World of Open | Scoop.it
Open Knowledge International is delighted to announce the launch of the public preview beta version of  OpenTrials at a panel session on ‘Fostering Open Science in Global Health’ at the World Healt…
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Open Source Self-Driving Car

Open Source Self-Driving Car | The World of Open | Scoop.it
Udacity is building an open source self-driving car, and we want your help! Join the effort to create the world’s first open source autonomous vehicle.
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Youtube took down MEP's videos about torture debate

Youtube took down MEP's videos about torture debate | The World of Open | Scoop.it
Marietje Schaake (previously) is a Dutch Member of the European Parliament who has a fantastic track-record for getting it right on issues related to technology, free speech, human rights, and priv…
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Directory of Open Access Journals

Directory of Open Access Journals | The World of Open | Scoop.it
DOAJ is an online directory that indexes and provides access to quality open access, peer-reviewed journals.
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