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Why OKCupid sending users on bad dates was a good idea

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Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 07 Aug 2014
Lab rat culture is prevalent in online businesses, as OKCupid's openess about experimenting on their site's users suggests. So, is user...

Mobile devices and their usefulness to field work

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Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 04 Jun 2014
So much more than a telephone, mobile phones can be used for a variety of tasks when undertaking field work.

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Introduction to computational thinking

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Introduction to computational thinking
Intermediate level Duration 12 hours Updated 10 Jun 2014
You will learn about algorithms and abstraction, and encounter some applications of computational thinking in various disciplines, ranging from...

Introduction to computer forensics and investigations

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Intermediate level Duration 6 hours Updated 05 Mar 2014
This unit is an easy introduction to some of the issues both in data privacy and computer forensics - with a few easily available tools people can...

Data and processes in computing

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Intermediate level Duration 14 hours Updated 05 Mar 2014
This unit will help you to understand the forms of data that are handled by software and look at the various processes that can be applied to the...

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Software engineering Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University/Karen Parker Updated content
Masters level Duration 300 hours Updated 01 Sep 2014 Register by 30 Sep 2014
Explore the advanced concepts and techniques used throughout the software life cycle, for the effective production and management of large, complex...