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Big Tent UK wrap-up - thanks to all who took part...
How should children stay safe online? When does cracking down on pornography morph into censorship? Has the social media revolution enhanced or diminished our society? How can we reconcile copyright w...
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This is cool...
We're eager to see journalism flourish in the digital age, in all forms and on all continents. Today, with half a dozen other generous sponsors, we're taking a big step forward with a new $1 m...
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Great hackday for kids at the Guardian...
Last year, our executive chairman Eric Schmidt urged the UK to take advantage of its “great computer heritage” by increasing the number of students studying computer science. We've now teamed up w...
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Great stuff Peter. This is what kids should be being taught.
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We've just launched the Big Tent YouTube channel, with videos from all the events so far, in UK, Netherlands, Germany, Spain and this week (video coming soon) the US...
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The third in CERN People's anti-matter trilogy...
Film vignettes reflecting on life inside CERN throughout 2012 - which promises to be the most exciting year in particle physics in a generation. Part of the documentary feature project MINDS OVER MATT...
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News of our TeachFirst partnership to help train computer science teachers...
Last August, Eric Schmidt lamented the sorry state of computer science education in UK schools. Since then we've been in discussion with various educational groups about ways we might help. Throug...
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Delighted to be supporting the Tony Sale award for computer conservation...
Computers are now an everyday part of life for many, yet most people know little about their history. At Google we're keen to help celebrate and preserve the stories of computing's past. We&#3...
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The digital age generates reams of raw data. Much of that data is interesting or important, but since there's a lot of it out there it's often hard to find and analyze. This is where journalis...
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Videos from all our Big Tent events now up on our YouTube channel - UK, Germany, Netherlands, Spain, US. Next stop Moscow on Wednesday
Google is hosting Big Tent events around the world, bringing together speakers with diverse points of view to debate some of the hot issues relating to the Internet and society.
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Google Cultural Institute site just launched with fabulous Mandela collection
We've worked closely with the NMCM to create an interactive online experience which we hope will inspire you as much as us. You can search and browse the archives to explore different parts of Man...
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Whether enabling voters to interview their President, or connect underwater to photograph the ocean floor, Google+ Hangouts are being used in amazing ways. Hangouts not only have the ability to connec...
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