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My free online course, "The Design of Computer Programs," starts Monday April 16th.
Design of Computer Programs. The key to progressing from a novice programmer to an expert is mindful practice. In this class you will practice going from a problem description to a solution, using a s...
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Interesting self-experiment at speed-listening: playing an audiobook at 3x, I can "parse" what it says, the sentences make sense, but I cannot recall what was said. Seems like enough time for comprehension, not enough for memory storage. At 2x, things work fine. Will try to slowly progress from 2 to 3, see if memory can be trained.
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I was able to clock pretty respectable 445 words per minute using this technique.
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Looks like MS have been busy: Microsoft Windows 8 for Tablets - Detailed Demonstration. Apple, your turn.
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The awesome thing about Malthus is that he was wrong in a way that forced everybody else answer why he is wrong, significantly inspiring Darwin's theory of evolution. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Malthusian_catastrophe
Malthusian catastrophe. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Jump to: navigation, search. A Malthusian catastrophe (also phrased Malthusian check, Malthusian crisis, Malthusian disaster, Malthusian ...
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LOL!  Genius, like beauty, is in the eye of the beholder?  
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Contagion was really well done. Raises a practical question: if there was a pandemic, what would be your survival strategy?
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Few things as ironic as an invalid beggar "Good Morning, God Bless"es everyone.
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This is VERY nice, clearly Apple has some catching up to do here.

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This is great! Gotta share !

HT: +Dan O'Shea
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This clip is an excellent and very direct illustration of memetics - the "gotta share" jingle is clearly inspiring people to do just that.
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