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Source: turnitin Plagiarism Report

It is sobering to see just how much time, effort and money could be saved if instructors were to simply design their courses in ways that prevented plagiarism.

This has to be one of the most beautiful and achievable inspirational video that I have ever watched.

Enjoy the amazing videography and the powerful message!

Paul Krugman on the irrelevance of the Internet - 1998 - Imgur

Source: imgur.com

One of the biggest challenges with making any sort of prediction with circumstances beyond our control is that we can be terribly wrong. Krugman can join the ranks of many others who have been very wrong about the predictions that they have made.

What can we learn from this? While it is very important to be optimistic and speculate realisticly on just how far technology can take us it is equally important to control the variables that you can and in the words of Mahatma Gandhi:

gandhi-be the change-quotes

The following links include several list of terribly wrong predictions about technology:

Top 10 Bad Tech Predictions
Top 30 Failed Technology Predictions
Use It Better: The Worst Tech Predictions of All Time
26 Shockingly Bad Predictions

Christmas Break

December 19, 2013 — Leave a comment

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