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Ponto de encontro de notícias de e sobre geógrafos e Geografia. Tudo podem ser recursos úteis para o ensino, sobretudo para o Básico e Secundário. Mesmo as notícias menos evidentes...
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Large crack in East African Rift is evidence of continent splitting in two

Large crack in East African Rift is evidence of continent splitting in two | Geo&Media | Scoop.it
A sudden tear in the East African Rift Valley is part of a process that will see the Horn of Africa split from the rest of the continent.
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Data is the new lifeblood of capitalism – don't hand corporate America control | Technology | The Guardian

Data is the new lifeblood of capitalism – don't hand corporate America control | Technology | The Guardian | Geo&Media | Scoop.it
Data has become the world’s most important resource. Now Silicon Valley giants want to keep government from standing in the way of profits
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When nature says 'Enough!': the river that appeared overnight in Argentina | World news | The Guardian

When nature says 'Enough!': the river that appeared overnight in Argentina | World news | The Guardian | Geo&Media | Scoop.it
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Redes sociais | A vida debaixo do microscópio das grandes empresas

Redes sociais | A vida debaixo do microscópio das grandes empresas | Geo&Media | Scoop.it
O Facebook admitiu que milhões de dados dos utilizadores foram vendidos a campanhas políticas, mas o número de utilizadores pouco mudou. Ter empresas a usar os nossos dados começa a ser visto como normal.
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Are you ready? This is all the data Facebook and Google have on you | Dylan Curran | Opinion | The Guardian

Are you ready? This is all the data Facebook and Google have on you | Dylan Curran | Opinion | The Guardian | Geo&Media | Scoop.it
The harvesting of our personal details goes far beyond what many of us could imagine. So I braced myself and had a look
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Why have we given up our privacy to Facebook and other sites so willingly? | UK news | The Guardian

Why have we given up our privacy to Facebook and other sites so willingly? | UK news | The Guardian | Geo&Media | Scoop.it
Cambridge Analytica’s ransacking of millions of Facebook users’ data has triggered a backlash against the social network – and highlighted how much personal information we share without thinking of the consequences
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Death by robot: the new mechanised danger in our changing world | Technology | The Guardian

Death by robot: the new mechanised danger in our changing world | Technology | The Guardian | Geo&Media | Scoop.it
As the use of autonomous machines increases in society, so too has the chance of robot-related fatalities
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Psychographics: the behavioural analysis that helped Cambridge Analytica know voters' minds

Psychographics: the behavioural analysis that helped Cambridge Analytica know voters' minds | Geo&Media | Scoop.it
How data-driven behavioural sciences are being road tested in the political sphere.
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ONU | Finlândia é o país mais feliz do mundo

ONU | Finlândia é o país mais feliz do mundo | Geo&Media | Scoop.it
Os países nórdicos voltam a estar no topo das classificações, de acordo com a ONU. Felicidade está relacionada com apoios sociais e governação por parte dos Estados.
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Can we fix it? The repair cafes waging war on throwaway culture | World news | The Guardian

Can we fix it? The repair cafes waging war on throwaway culture | World news | The Guardian | Geo&Media | Scoop.it
When fixing items is actively discouraged by manufacturers, recycling becomes a political act, say Repair Cafe volunteers
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Data is the new lifeblood of capitalism – don't hand corporate America control | Technology | The Guardian

Data is the new lifeblood of capitalism – don't hand corporate America control | Technology | The Guardian | Geo&Media | Scoop.it
Data has become the world’s most important resource. Now Silicon Valley giants want to keep government from standing in the way of profits
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Artificial intelligence holds great potential for both students and teachers – but only if used wisely

Artificial intelligence holds great potential for both students and teachers – but only if used wisely | Geo&Media | Scoop.it
We should consider how artificial intelligence will impact how we teach, what we teach, and its potential to ethically support innovation and improvement in education.
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The programmers behind data analytics have unleashed forces they could never have imagined | Joh Naughton | Opinion | The Guardian

The programmers behind data analytics have unleashed forces they could never have imagined | Joh Naughton | Opinion | The Guardian | Geo&Media | Scoop.it
The programmers behind data analytics have unleashed forces they could never have imagined
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Why we need a 21st-century Martin Luther to challenge the church of tech | Technology | The Guardian

Why we need a 21st-century Martin Luther to challenge the church of tech | Technology | The Guardian | Geo&Media | Scoop.it
It’s 500 years since Martin Luther defied the authority of the Catholic church. It’s time for a similar revolt against the hypocrisy of the religion of technology
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The big data lie has been exposed – but just blaming Facebook won’t fix things | Technology | The Guardian

The big data lie has been exposed – but just blaming Facebook won’t fix things | Technology | The Guardian | Geo&Media | Scoop.it
The data-mining scandal offers a unique chance to reclaim our private information and use it in a way that will benefit us all
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Apple's Tim Cook rebukes Zuckerberg over Facebook's business model | Technology | The Guardian

Apple's Tim Cook rebukes Zuckerberg over Facebook's business model | Technology | The Guardian | Geo&Media | Scoop.it
CEO criticizes monetization of customers’ personal information and says the time for self-regulation is past
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Jornal Expresso SEMANÁRIO#2370, 30 de Março de 2018

Jornal Expresso SEMANÁRIO#2370, 30 de Março de 2018 | Geo&Media | Scoop.it
Francisco Melo Ferreira's insight:
Distância tempo de Bragança
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When will Britain face up to its crimes against humanity? | News | The Guardian

When will Britain face up to its crimes against humanity? | News | The Guardian | Geo&Media | Scoop.it
The long read: After the abolition of slavery, Britain paid millions in compensation – but every penny of it went to slave owners, and nothing to those they enslaved. We must stop overlooking the brutality of British history
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George Clooney on Ending Civil Wars in Africa

George Clooney on Ending Civil Wars in Africa | Geo&Media | Scoop.it
Current peace efforts in Africa have failed to address the systemic corruption that fuels conflicts.
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The dark truth about chocolate | Life and style | The Guardian

The dark truth about chocolate | Life and style | The Guardian | Geo&Media | Scoop.it
Grand health claims have been made about chocolate, but while it gives us pleasure, can it really be good for us?
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The great learning curve: how to improve your study habits | Education | The Guardian

The great learning curve: how to improve your study habits | Education | The Guardian | Geo&Media | Scoop.it
Experts now say a flexible approach, rather than sticking to a ‘learning style’ may be the key to successful study
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Tim Berners-Lee: we must regulate tech firms to prevent 'weaponised' web | Technology | The Guardian

Tim Berners-Lee: we must regulate tech firms to prevent 'weaponised' web | Technology | The Guardian | Geo&Media | Scoop.it
The inventor of the world wide web warns over concentration of power among a few companies ‘controlling which ideas are shared’
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