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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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Twitter4Skype: IM meets micro-blogging

Me, I usually get technology news second-hand. I’m not among the industry movers & shakers. I stand on the sidelines and watch the major players throw each other around and I look to the ground and make a best guess about where they’re likely to land. That’s technology trends for you. So taking that analogy […]

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Skype to Twitter

Do you use Skype? You should. Do you use Twitter, too? Well, you might want to. Want to be able to post to Twitter from Skype? Well, now you can… Recommended reading Tumblr for businesses? ‘Workstreams’ for mobile business? What Twitter is(n’t)… Skype offers charged call service Skype round-up

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Yahoo! Pipes the web your way

Right now, Seb Döll over at Pixel Milk is currently kickin’ the tyres of Yahoo! Pipes. And who can blame him? But when I first happened upon Yahoo! Pipes, I wasn’t totally won over. But having since hacked together a live version of my regular feed, and then after watching the Google TechTalk video clip […]

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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 […]