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  • How can we say Bitcoin is overvalued when we don't know how to value it? Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: manfredrichter
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    15 Jan 2018

  • How can we say Bitcoin is overvalued when we don't know how to value it?

    How can we say Bitcoin is overvalued when we don't know how to value it? Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: manfredrichter New content
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 15 Jan 2018
    One view of the rising cryptocurrency: We can't say it's a bubble when we don't really understand the value of the currency.
  • Is Bitcoin a bubble - and why must it burst? Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: rihaij

    Is Bitcoin a bubble - and why must it burst?

    By Brian Lucey, Larisa Yarovaya

    One view of the rising cryptocurrency Bitcoin: The numbers suggest it is over-valued and due a correction.

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    15 Jan 2018

  • Is Bitcoin a bubble - and why must it burst?

    Is Bitcoin a bubble - and why must it burst? Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: rihaij New content
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 15 Jan 2018
    One view of the rising cryptocurrency Bitcoin: The numbers suggest it is over-valued and due a correction.
  • Spectre and Meltdown: What do you need to know about the chip security flaws? Creative commons image Icon Scott W Vincent under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    08 Jan 2018

  • Spectre and Meltdown: What do you need to know about the chip security flaws?

    Spectre and Meltdown: What do you need to know about the chip security flaws? Creative commons image Icon Scott W Vincent under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license New content
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 08 Jan 2018
    The discovery of a security problem with chips in desktops, laptops, phones and tablets is a major headache for IT security, says Siraj Ahmed Shaikh.
  • How did Facebook likes help Labour at the ballot box? Creative commons image Icon Facebook images copyright respective parties under Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0 license

    How did Facebook likes help Labour at the ballot box?

    By Matt Walsh

    The 2017 election saw a stronger than foreseen performance by the Labour Party. Matt Walsh explains how Labour’s...

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    22 Dec 2017

  • How did Facebook likes help Labour at the ballot box?

    How did Facebook likes help Labour at the ballot box? Creative commons image Icon Facebook images copyright respective parties under Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 22 Dec 2017
    The 2017 election saw a stronger than foreseen performance by the Labour Party. Matt Walsh explains how Labour’s Facebook success played out, heralding the...
  • The power of learning analytics to give students (and teachers) what they want! Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University
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    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    19 Dec 2017

  • The power of learning analytics to give students (and teachers) what they want!

    The power of learning analytics to give students (and teachers) what they want! Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University
    Introductory level Duration 20 mins Updated 19 Dec 2017
    Join us at the Berrill Theatre and online on Tuesday 30 January 2018, 6-7pm for the Inaugural Lecture of Professor Bart Rienties, in which he will talk...
  • How is identity data creating headaches for large companies? Creative commons image Icon Fredrik Linger under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license
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    Level: 1 Introductory

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    05 Dec 2017

  • How is identity data creating headaches for large companies?

    How is identity data creating headaches for large companies? Creative commons image Icon Fredrik Linger under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 05 Dec 2017
    Increasingly the costs and risks of holding data are turning toxic for businesses. Bhargav Mitra and Robert McCausland explain why.
  • How Trump tweets Creative commons image Icon Michael Vadon under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license

    How Trump tweets

    By Dr John Jewell

    Writing shortly after Donald Trump assumed office, Dr John Jewell observed that a new role hadn't changed the...

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    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    30 Nov 2017

  • How Trump tweets

    How Trump tweets Creative commons image Icon Michael Vadon under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 30 Nov 2017
    Writing shortly after Donald Trump assumed office, Dr John Jewell observed that a new role hadn't changed the President's social media behaviour.
  • Is Huawei's low-key approach the secret of its success? Creative commons image Icon Kārlis Dambrāns under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    02 Nov 2017

  • Is Huawei's low-key approach the secret of its success?

    Is Huawei's low-key approach the secret of its success? Creative commons image Icon Kārlis Dambrāns under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 02 Nov 2017
    A visit to the Huawei campus finds a company open to naps in the office but against bombast. It's a formula that appears to be working.
  • Banks as utilities and the future of payments Creative commons image Icon gabrielmillaire under Creative Commons BY-NC 4.0 license

    Banks as utilities and the future of payments

    By Edward George, Helena Vieira

    In a wide-ranging discussion, Ecobank's Edward George shares his personal views about the future of banks, and...

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    01 Nov 2017

  • Banks as utilities and the future of payments

    Banks as utilities and the future of payments Creative commons image Icon gabrielmillaire under Creative Commons BY-NC 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 01 Nov 2017
    In a wide-ranging discussion, Ecobank's Edward George shares his personal views about the future of banks, and digital strategy across African markets.
  • A taste of digital management from OpenLearn Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: Blackout

    A taste of digital management from OpenLearn

    Interested in business management, technology management or computing and IT? You're in the right place - here's just...

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    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    05 Oct 2017

  • A taste of digital management from OpenLearn

    A taste of digital management from OpenLearn Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: Blackout
    Advanced level Updated 05 Oct 2017
    Interested in business management, technology management or computing and IT? You're in the right place - here's just a taste of materials you can explore...

    Free OpenLearn courses.
    Free extracts from OU course materials

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  • Modelling object-oriented software – an introduction

    How do you model a software system? This free course, Modelling object-oriented software an introduction, will help you to work through the...

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    20 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    06 Dec 2017

  • Modelling object-oriented software – an introduction

    Modelling object-oriented software – an introduction Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Intermediate level Duration 20 hours Updated 06 Dec 2017
    How do you model a software system? This free course, Modelling object-oriented...
  • Machines, minds and computers

    Computers are becoming smarter and may soon become intelligent. This free course, Machines, minds and computers, looks at what intelligence is, how...

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    10 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    06 Dec 2017

  • Machines, minds and computers

    Machines, minds and computers Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Advanced level Duration 10 hours Updated 06 Dec 2017
    Computers are becoming smarter and may soon become intelligent. This free course,...
  • Integrated safety, health and environmental management: An introduction

    Life is full of risk. In this free course, Integrated safety, health and environmental management: An introduction, 'risk' describes the...

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    15 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    09 Oct 2017

  • Integrated safety, health and environmental management: An introduction

    Integrated safety, health and environmental management: An introduction Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Advanced level Duration 15 hours Updated 09 Oct 2017
    Life is full of risk. In this free course, Integrated safety, health and...
  • Presenting information

    Tables and charts are a great way to present numerical information in a clear and concise form. This free course, Presenting information, explains...

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    3 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    28 Jul 2017

  • Presenting information

    Presenting information Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Introductory level Duration 3 hours Updated 28 Jul 2017
    Tables and charts are a great way to present numerical information in a clear and...
  • Natural intelligence

    One goal of artificial intelligence is to build machines that can operate in the real world, with all its noise and uncertainty. Much of what we...

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    10 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    09 Jun 2017

  • Natural intelligence

    Natural intelligence Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Advanced level Duration 10 hours Updated 09 Jun 2017
    One goal of artificial intelligence is to build machines that can operate in the...
  • Computers and computer systems

    Computers and processors are ubiquitous in everyday life, and they're not only found in your PC. This free course, Computers and computer systems,...

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    20 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    25 May 2017

  • Computers and computer systems

    Computers and computer systems Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Intermediate level Duration 20 hours Updated 25 May 2017
    Computers and processors are ubiquitous in everyday life, and they're not only...
  • Crossing the boundary - analogue universe, digital worlds

    How does the computer's peculiar binary world of digital entities differ from our analogue world of colour, sound, taste and touch? This free...

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    Free course

    20 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    20 Apr 2017

  • Crossing the boundary - analogue universe, digital worlds

    Crossing the boundary - analogue universe, digital worlds Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Introductory level Duration 20 hours Updated 20 Apr 2017
    How does the computer's peculiar binary world of digital entities differ from our...
  • Software and the law

    In this free course, Software and the law, you'll look at the laws relevant to software and its use, taking a global perspective. A major part of...

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    Free course

    8 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    12 Jan 2017

  • Software and the law

    Software and the law Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: ollo / E+ / Getty Images
    Advanced level Duration 8 hours Updated 12 Jan 2017
    In this free course, Software and the law, you'll look at the laws relevant to...
  • Protocols in multi-service networks

    The internet, like the telephone system which preceded it, depends for its existence on communications networks. This free course, Protocols in...

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    30 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    30 Sep 2016

  • Protocols in multi-service networks

    Protocols in multi-service networks Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Advanced level Duration 30 hours Updated 30 Sep 2016
    The internet, like the telephone system which preceded it, depends for its...
  • Internet of everything

    The internet of everything (IoE) is the networked connection of people, process, data and things. As more people, data and things come online, we...

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    15 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    30 Aug 2016

  • Internet of everything

    Internet of everything
    Introductory level Duration 15 hours Updated 30 Aug 2016
    The internet of everything (IoE) is the networked connection of people, process,...