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Zotero 2.0 Is Now Available

Zotero 2.0 beta is now available to download. “Zotero is a Firefox add-on that helps you collect, manage, and cite your research” (Zotero site). It’s a great tool for any discipline or work environment, especially if you do a lot … Continue reading

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Becta’s Report: Analysis of emerging trends affecting the use of technology in education (April 2009)

“In April 2008, Becta launched a major research programme to support the Harnessing Technology strategy. The research covers the education and training system as a whole; children’s services; schools; further education, skills and regeneration (FESR); and higher education (HE). This … Continue reading

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Lunch & Learn: Infrared Optical Sensing for Health and the Environment with Claire Gmachl and Jim Smith

The National Science Foundation has funded a multimillion-dollar Engineering Research Center based at Princeton University that is expected to revolutionize sensor technology, yielding devices that have a unique ability to detect minute amounts of chemicals found in the atmosphere, emitted … Continue reading

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Lunch & Learn: PlanetLab: a new model for planetary-scale computing services with Larry Peterson

At the Wednesday, November 15 Lunch ‘n Learn seminar, Computer Science Professor and Chair Larry Peterson discussed PlanetLab, an open platform for developing, deploying, and accessing planetary scale internet services. A prototype of the next internet architecture, PlanetLab is a … Continue reading

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