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The End of Theory: The Data Deluge Makes the Scientific Method Obsolete
“All models are wrong, but some are useful.”So proclaimed statistician George Box 30 years ago, and he was right. But what choice did we have? Only models, from cosmological equations to theories of human behavior, seemed to be able to consistently, if imperfectly, explain the world around us. Until now. Today companies like Google, which have grown up in an era of massively abundant data, don’t have to settle for wrong models.
The Teacher’s Guide To Using YouTube In The Classroom – Edudemic
ouTube is rolling out some big new ways to engage with the education community. Continuing with our look at how YouTube can aid teachers and students, it’s probably a good idea to actually outline exactly how the video service can help in the classroom.
Sebastian Swan ebooks. With support for teachers and parents. Look also to the lieracy links.
Ridiculously easy file-sharing: Let’s Crate.
Ridiculously easy file-sharing.
Learn to Type | Free Typing Tutor | Typing Lessons
TypingWeb is a free online typing tutor & keyboarding tutorial for typists of all skill levels. TypingWeb also offers officially sanctioned typing and 10 Key certification.
Google Code-in – Google Code
Google Code-in, Google’s contest to introduce pre-university students (age 13-18) to the many kinds of contributions that make open source software development possible, concluded on January 10, 2011. We had 361 students from 48 countries complete over 2,000 tasks during the 7 week contest.
MIT Center for Mobile Learning @ The Media Lab
We are pleased to welcome this new center at MIT, and are looking forward to the exciting work that lies ahead. There isn’t much to say about the center at this time, other than what has been released in the Press Release. Over the coming weeks and months we will be defining the mission of the center, and we’ll be sure to update the community on this site.
How to aggregate news like a pro
Whether you’re writing a blog roundup, creating a newsletter, curating a collection on a site such as Instapaper or even just tweeting links, here’s what you need to know before you get involved in the aggregation game.
25 Great Websites For Learning Maths
Do you have a fear for Math. If yes, then you can probably leave the post as its maths related. Today we have 25 best websites pilled up together, where you can work upon your mathematics and bring excellence in yourself.
China vows to punish posters of Internet rumors – San Jose Mercury News
China is vowing anew to punish people who post rumors and falsehoods on the Internet as the government tries to rein in forums that have increasingly become sources of debate and criticism.
the revolving internet, constant dullaart 2010
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