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interaction with people

Fostering global discourse: it's time to embrace distance learning

www.guardian.co.uk
With more rigid immigration policies and the rising cost of overseas study, UK universities must embrace distance learning rather than accept it the way one does a distant relativeMany people in higher education think of distance learning the same way one would a distant cousin: aware of its existence, perhaps...
Fostering global discourse: it's time to embrace distance learning

Polish Prime Minister Steps Up His Anti-ACTA Efforts After Hosting 7-Hour Open Q&A Via IRC

www.techdirt.com
A few weeks ago, we noted that Poland's Prime Minister Donald Tusk had agreed to suspend attempts to ratify ACTA while he explored the details -- completely flip-flopping on his earlier adamant support for the agreement. However, late last week he went even further. Rather than just putting off the...
Polish Prime Minister Steps Up His Anti-ACTA Efforts After Hosting 7-Hour Open Q&A Via IRC
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Geeks Without Bounds Organizes Hackathons to help crisis response for Sandy

thenextweb.com
Humanitarian tech accelerator Geeks Without Bounds (GWOB) is helping to organize six international hackathons this weekend to aid crisis response for the devastating effects of hurricane Sandy. In conjunction with Crisis Commons, hackers, developers and designers are invited to join Crisis Camps in Boston, DC, Oregon, Auckland, Galway , San Francisco...
Geeks Without Bounds Organizes Hackathons to help crisis response for Sandy
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R.BOT shows off Synergy Swan, a phone- or tablet-powered telepresence robot (video)

www.engadget.com
While wandering around the show floor at the Hong Kong Electronics Fair, we had to stop and take a closer look at these cute-looking robots. Conveniently dubbed the Synergy Swan, this 14kg machine from Russian-based R.BOT (or Quanzhou Future Robot Technology in China) uses an Android device as its...
R.BOT shows off Synergy Swan, a phone- or tablet-powered telepresence robot (video)
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