Category Archives: Computers and Internet

University Competitions

Atos Olympics IT Challenge http://www.atositchallenge.net/ This is an worldwide university invitation only competition. This has been the 1st year  that Aston has been invited to compete. The team is currently through to the finals with their Volunteer Info Kiosk Smart phone app. http://www.atositchallenge.net/ideas/shift-ctrl-3 Microsoft Image … Continue reading

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Talking about Learn about Sensor and Location

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Talking about Artifical Intelligence in virtual worlds

  Quote Artifical Intelligence in virtual worlds  Some interesting talk today about a company developing AI ‘pets’ to follow people round in virtual worlds like Second Life and, potentially, World of Warcraft allowing them to learn and begin to interact … Continue reading

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Talking about Microsoft Windows Enterprise: Microsoft Desktop Virtualization

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Stranger in a strange land

 Wanted: Really Old Families for Aging Study … and its happening in the US and Denmark. Well Heinlein got it at least 1/2 right as to where it started.

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What evolutionary psychology says about social networking – The Practical Futurist – MSNBC.com

  We’re still watching the behavior of the alpha males and females in our tribe, only now we identify them as Brad and Angelina (they do look awfully large on the silver screen.)  In a sense, our gossip appetite is … Continue reading

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