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You can revise, but you can't hide: Why Wikipedia edits leave a trail

You can revise, but you can't hide: Why Wikipedia edits leave a trail Creative commons image Credit: Giulia Forsythe under CC-BY licence
Updated 07 May 2014
The civil servants who allegedly changed Wikipedia entries about Hillsborough might not be as lost in the group as they think, explains Andrew...

Rewarding failure

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Introductory level Updated 29 Apr 2013
When bankers get a hundred times more than the average private sector worker’s pension, what kind of signal does that send? 

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Knowledge technologies in context

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Masters level Duration 22 hours Updated 04 Jul 2013
This unit explores knowledge technologies, that is, software systems that can represent, interpret, formalise or interrogate phenomena and create...

Storing and processing information

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Intermediate level Duration 3 hours Updated 01 Aug 2011
The purpose of this unit is to discuss the main ways in which organisational data is managed, prior to decision-making activity....

The concept of innovation

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Intermediate level Duration 3 hours Updated 12 Jul 2011
Just what is innovation? This unit examines the issues surrounding the concept of innovation. What is the difference between innovation and...