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Design Innovation Software & Hardware Technology Usability

Making ICT learning childsplay

Maybe there’s a different approach to ICT (Information and Communication Technology) for schools that doesn’t revolve around a computer screen, but instead focuses on little fingers and the creativity of the child’s mind. That’s certainly what Durham University researchers are thinking…

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Business Innovation Software & Hardware Technology Usability

Intel Classmate PC versus OLPC XO

Those who’ve followed me following the One Laptop Per Child XO laptop computer know that I like the project. I not only like the project, I also like the product, too. Yes, some could argue that the XO laptop is under-powered, but that’s to use the yardstick that you & me are more familiar with […]

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Tomorrow’s World no longer yesterdays news?

According to a BBC News article: “Tomorrow’s World to return to BBC”, which would be good news indeed! I grew up watching Tomorrow’s World, from teenager to young adult. This and Equinox on Channel 4 and Horizon on BBC 2, both of which have disappeared and dummed down respectively. “The BBC is bringing back the […]