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The Open University?

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The UK’s Open Source Consortium has accused the Open University of breaching its founding principles.  The Open University came about in the 1960’s as a move towards …

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I was reading a post called “By For Now : SuperUsers Replace EDNA” on one of Alexander Hayes blogs. It would be a huge job to …

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Your Time

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As most of you probably know, you and I won Time magazines “Person of the Year” award for 2006. Even though apparently Hugo Chavez was set …

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etoys squeak

Read Weekly Squeak: Scratch! Check out Scratch! From Scratch Research page: Scratch is a new programmable toolkit that enables kids to create their own games, animated …

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Ruby on Rails


Ruby on Rails Ruby on Rails is an open-source web framework that’s optimized for programmer happiness and sustainable productivity. It strives for simplicity and allowing real-world …

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