Technology In School

ZX Spectrum game devs allege Elite Systems Ltd didn’t pay their royalties
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Steve Wilcox raises Kickstarter cash to resurrect console but ‘ignores original coders’ A number of British developers who coded games in the 1980s for the 8-bit ZX Spectrum home computer have been complaining about Elite Systems Ltd, alleging it had not made royalty payments due to them.…

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Looking at every synapse in the brain is breathtakingly beautiful
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If you look at the wires behind your entertainment console, you’re going to see different colors tangled up with different things leading to different places you forgot existed. It’s an awful ugly mess. Seeing the brain is like that, only the opposite because in its chaos is beauty. Just look at the 3D brain scan […]

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Tablets in schools: coding, creativity and the importance of teachers …
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It's a powerful case study for what that company is doing in the education sector, but one that also raises thorny questions about the strategies of other schools, technology companies and governments. The way tablets were …

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Patent Troll Strikes at the Very Heart of Google’s Empire
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In Virginia, a federal judge has ruled that Google must pay 1.36 percent of revenues from its Adwords online advertising system to a tiny company that purchased a group of patents originally filed by Lycos. That is no small thing. …     

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Kindle Cash Registers Could Let Amazon Track You in the Real World
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Amazon’s most powerful, subtle offline strategy yet could be coming to checkout counters near you: its own cash registers.     

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Districts seek levy passage for technology, building projects …
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Space — whether for teaching or storage — is at a premium at Peter G. Schmidt Elementary School in Tumwater.

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Man sues NASA: Mystery Mars rock is a UFO – an unidentified ‘FUNGUS’ object
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Rhawn Joseph PhD wants answers, alleges boffins haven’t tried hard enough Updated  A California science author has taken legal action against NASA, claiming the agency is failing to investigate the mysterious object that appeared in front of the Opportunity rover on Mars last month.…

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Stacking All-In-One Kitchen Tool Set keeps it all together
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A convenient stacking design allows the All-In-One Kitchen Tool Set to store easily. Better yet, the set of kitchen gadgets will always be within reach.

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New Doctor Who’s new costume newly REVEALED by Beeb
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It’s official: Bow-ties are NOT COOL, sombre blue clothes with dash of red = COOL The BBC has taunted bereft Doctor Who fans with the first images of their new Doctor, Peter Capaldi, in costume.…

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