Cool Infographics – Blog – Microsoft Acquisitions Subway Map #infographic
Infographic showing the acquisitions and investments of Microsoft, done as a tube map with each coloured line representing a different industry for each acquisition or investment. Where the stations meet is where the two industries overlap. The key at the bottom displays information about the location on the map of the station (company) the year of acquisition or investment.
Open source: The affordable future of college textbooks [infographic]
Parent Purchase Program | Tech4Learning
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History: What was the Lincoln Conspiracy? : Video : Discovery News
When John Wilkes Booth assassinated President Abraham Lincoln in Ford’s Theatre on April 14, 1865, he was a part of a larger conspiracy that aimed to decapitate the Union government
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On Shaky Ground: Earthquake Damage Explained: The What-If Scenarios | KQED Public Media for Northern CA
State scientists predict there is a 99.7 percent chance that a magnitude 6.7 or larger earthquake will strike the Bay Area in the next 30 years. But how bad is that? Are we talking about another Haiti or Japan?
We took those questions to a geology professor at Santa Cruz and a researcher at the Northern California USGS to find out what kind of damage different earthquakes could do.
We’re not fortune tellers, so we can’t tell you exactly what would happen in the event of a 6.7, or an 8.1, or any magnitude for that matter. How old a building is and what it’s made of play a big part in the equation. But, we can predict some basic things that might happen depending on where you are.
How to build an iPhone app | News | TechRadar UK
In this article I want to help kick start your own development on the App Store, and I hope it’s encouraging for you that I myself went from having zero apps to having 20 approved and on sale in the space of just over a year and a half. I haven’t made enough money from them to retire, but they do provide a regular income – and it’s an income that’s only going to grow as Apple sells more hardware.
How Technology is Facilitaing Education infographic
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10 Simple Ways to Unfold Your Mind Power | arkarthick.com
“Here are 10 simple ways you can use to unfold your mind power today to help you think more rapidly, perk up memory, grasp information finer and liberate your brain’s full potential.”
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