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Open Data Can and Will Shift the Power Balance

by Andrea Dimaio  |  January 21, 2014

The recent case of two students at Yale, who used university data to build a web site that allowed students to plan their schedules while comparing class evaluations and teacher ratings...

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A Few Thoughts from the InCommon ConFab

by Ian Glazer  |  April 27, 2012

This week, I had the pleasure of presenting to this year’s InCommon ConFab. Jacob Farmer of Indiana University and the rest of the InCommon team put together a great day...

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IT Commoditization Hits IT Education in Europe

by Andrea Dimaio  |  March 27, 2012

Eurostat just released some interesting figures in its report Computer skills in the EU27 in figures. The most interesting figure is that while between 2005 and 2005 the number of...

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Training for Uncertainty: What You Learn Matters Less Than How You Learn.

by Andrea Dimaio  |  January 17, 2011

I took a day off today to attend a round table held in the bilingual region of South Tyrol. The event was aimed at discussing the career prospects for engineers...

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