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    A short history of Bitcoin

    By Mike Richards

    It's origins may seem unclear but Bitcoin could be a practical demonstration of an electronic currency that shows us the future of money. 

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    27 Oct 2014

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    It's origins may seem unclear but Bitcoin could be a practical demonstration of an electronic currency that shows us the future of money. 
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    Why should we be interested in information security?

    By Cory Doctorow

    Cory Doctorow explains that, as the world is made out of computers, every part of life is at risk if people don't understand the information security dimension.

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    10 Oct 2014

  • Why should we be interested in information security?

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    Cory Doctorow explains that, as the world is made out of computers, every part of life is at risk if people don't understand the information security...
  • Telegram brief history. Stop

    By Dr David Hann

    What can the history of the telegram tell us about our own hopes and fears of modern technologies? 

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    Updated on:

    24 Sep 2014

  • Telegram brief history. Stop

    Updated 24 Sep 2014
    What can the history of the telegram tell us about our own hopes and fears of modern technologies? 
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    Three ways your personal photos are vulnerable to hackers

    By Andrew Smith

    Leaked nude snaps from the likes of Jennifer Lawrence's iCloud stresses how vulnerable our personal photos are to hacking. In light of this, how can we up our cloud's security?

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    01 Sep 2014

  • Three ways your personal photos are vulnerable to hackers

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    Leaked nude snaps from the likes of Jennifer Lawrence's iCloud stresses how vulnerable our personal photos are to hacking. In light of this, how can we up...
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    09 Jul 2014

  • A dead phone may stop you entering the US – here's how to keep it alive on the move

    Updated 09 Jul 2014
    What does the new security advice from US customs officials mean for passengers flying to the US with electronic devices? 
  • Mobile devices and their usefulness to field work

    By Dr Yoseph Araya, Dr Sue Brooks

    So much more than a telephone, mobile phones can be used for a variety of tasks when undertaking field work.

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    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    04 Jun 2014

  • Mobile devices and their usefulness to field work

    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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    Welcome to the future

    By The OpenNews Team

    How The Open University is leading a project that is transforming Milton Keynes into one of the world’s first ‘smart cities’.

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    03 Jun 2014

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    Updated 03 Jun 2014
    How The Open University is leading a project that is transforming Milton Keynes into one of the world’s first ‘smart cities’.
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    Two weeks to stop Gameover Zeus: What you need to know

    By Andrew Smith

    Here's why you should take some simple steps to protect yourself from Gameover Zeus if you use Microsoft Windows.

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    Updated on:

    03 Jun 2014

  • Two weeks to stop Gameover Zeus: What you need to know

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    Here's why you should take some simple steps to protect yourself from Gameover Zeus if you use Microsoft Windows.
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    Password checker

    How solid is your password? Use our password checker to test how strong yours is.

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    02 Jun 2014

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    Updated 02 Jun 2014
    How solid is your password? Use our password checker to test how strong yours is.
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    You can revise, but you can't hide: Why Wikipedia edits leave a trail

    The civil servants who allegedly changed Wikipedia entries about Hillsborough might not be as lost in the group as they think, explains Andrew Smith.

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    07 May 2014

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

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    The civil servants who allegedly changed Wikipedia entries about Hillsborough might not be as lost in the group as they think, explains Andrew Smith.
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    What do I need to know about Heartbleed?

    By Ray Corrigan

    There's a lot of advice and confusion about the Heartbleed security flaw - what do you need to know? And what do you need to do?

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    Updated on:

    11 Apr 2014

  • What do I need to know about Heartbleed?

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    There's a lot of advice and confusion about the Heartbleed security flaw - what do you need to know? And what do you need to do?
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    If we’d used the cloud, we might know where MH370 is now

    At present, the fate of Malaysian airlines flight MH370 is unknown, and the search for something the size of a Jumbo Jet is proving a challenge. Could cloud computing avoid future flights vanishing in the same way?

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    19 Mar 2014

  • If we’d used the cloud, we might know where MH370 is now

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    At present, the fate of Malaysian airlines flight MH370 is unknown, and the search for something the size of a Jumbo Jet is proving a challenge. Could cloud...
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    Why wearable tech is more than just Google Glass

    By Nick Dalton

    The future of wearable tech offers a lot more than slapping a computer onto the side of your head. Nick Dalton explains.

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    Updated on:

    12 Mar 2014

  • Why wearable tech is more than just Google Glass

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    The future of wearable tech offers a lot more than slapping a computer onto the side of your head. Nick Dalton explains.
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  • Can you trust your privacy to an Angry Bird?

    Updated 11 Feb 2014
    While the green pigs have been stealing eggs, who has been getting their hands on your data?
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    A domain of one's own: Will non-Latin web addresses make the internet less Western facing?

    By Gareth Mitchell, George Victor

    Egypt was one of the first countries to roll out web URLs which used local characters - an online revolution which coincided with a social one. Could there be a link?

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    Updated on:

    03 Feb 2014

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    Egypt was one of the first countries to roll out web URLs which used local characters - an online revolution which coincided with a social one. Could there...
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    Posh gatekeepers of the net

    By Steve Woods

    Associate lecturer Steve Woods explores the Posh and Becks world of Mumsnet.

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    Updated on:

    08 Jan 2014

  • Posh gatekeepers of the net

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    Associate lecturer Steve Woods explores the Posh and Becks world of Mumsnet.
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    Finding and charting data

    By Dr Tony Hirst

    To test assumptions you need to be able to find and analyse relevant data. Tony Hirst shares some techniques.

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    20 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    04 Nov 2013

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    To test assumptions you need to be able to find and analyse relevant data. Tony Hirst shares some techniques.
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    14 Oct 2013

  • Online retailers that have made their mark

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    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 14 Oct 2013
    Profiles of four high street retailers who each blazed a trail online.
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    Survey about dogs and technology in the home

    By Dr Clara Mancini

    Share your stories and tell us what kind of technology you would like the OU's Animal-Computer Interaction lab to research and design for your dogs.

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    02 Aug 2013

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    Share your stories and tell us what kind of technology you would like the OU's Animal-Computer Interaction lab to research and design for your dogs.
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    Designing interactive systems for dogs

    By Dr Clara Mancini

    Why is designing interactive systems from a user-centred perspective so important for professional dogs?

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    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    31 Jul 2013

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    Why is designing interactive systems from a user-centred perspective so important for professional dogs?
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    Animal-Computer Interaction and dogs

    By Dr Clara Mancini

    Dr Clara Mancini tells us how Animal-Computer Interaction (ACI) is expanding the design of interactive systems beyond the human species.

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    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    31 Jul 2013

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    Dr Clara Mancini tells us how Animal-Computer Interaction (ACI) is expanding the design of interactive systems beyond the human species.
  • Mapping the world with data

    By Dr Tony Hirst

    Technology lets us remap our world better than ever before. Tony Hirst explores where the data comes from and what we might use it for.

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    Article

    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    02 Jul 2013

  • Mapping the world with data

    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 02 Jul 2013
    Technology lets us remap our world better than ever before. Tony Hirst explores where the data comes from and what we might use it for.
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    Giving trees the open data treatment

    By Dr Tony Hirst

    Discover some unlikely open data releases that are opening up opportunities for innovation and adventure around our towns and cities.

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    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    18 Jun 2013

  • Giving trees the open data treatment

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    Introductory level Updated 18 Jun 2013
    Discover some unlikely open data releases that are opening up opportunities for innovation and adventure around our towns and cities.
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    Emergency news - A changing communications landscape

    By Dr Tony Hirst

    What role does communication technology play in emergency events such as the Boston Marathon explosions? 

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    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    16 Apr 2013

  • Emergency news - A changing communications landscape

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    What role does communication technology play in emergency events such as the Boston Marathon explosions? 
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    A dark future for warehousing?

    By Dr Tony Hirst

    Dr Tony Hirst asks: If robots are at work, do we need to have the lights on?

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    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    14 Mar 2013

  • A dark future for warehousing?

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    Dr Tony Hirst asks: If robots are at work, do we need to have the lights on?

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    What happens when you fall ill on a plane?

    If you get sick during a plane flight, the doctors treating you will most likely be thousands of miles away. 

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    5 mins

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    Updated on:

    16 Jan 2017

  • What happens when you fall ill on a plane?

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    If you get sick during a plane flight, the doctors treating you will most likely be thousands of miles away. 
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    Updated on:

    04 Jan 2017

  • Fake news, filter bubbles and Facebook

    Fake news, filter bubbles and Facebook Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: iStock
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    Who's to blame for the rapid spread of fake news in social media site Facebook?
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    OpenLearn Live: 14th December 2016

    By The OpenLearn team

    Why are decisions about oil production made in a country without a significant oil industry?; how Podesta's emails were phished, and A poet reads her own work. Learning and research from across the day.

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    14 Dec 2016

  • OpenLearn Live: 14th December 2016

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    Why are decisions about oil production made in a country without a significant oil industry?; how Podesta's emails were phished, and A poet reads her...
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    What is a password manager - and should I be using one?

    Password managers can make keeping track of your online security a little easier. But are the downsides to using them?

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    Updated on:

    30 Nov 2016

  • What is a password manager - and should I be using one?

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    Password managers can make keeping track of your online security a little easier. But are the downsides to using them?
  • OpenLearn Live: 25th November 2016

    By The OpenLearn team

    Autumn on Mars; quantum computing; children caring for parents with Parkinsons. Learning and research from across the day.

    Watch now: OpenLearn Live: 25th November 2016 about Managing projects through people

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    25 Nov 2016

  • OpenLearn Live: 25th November 2016

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    Autumn on Mars; quantum computing; children caring for parents with Parkinsons. Learning and research from across the day.
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    Why is the UK government proposing to bring 1950s values to online pornography?

    New proposals to outlaw material on the internet mean 1950s standards are going to be applied in 2016, explains Dr Samantha Pegg. Note that this article contrains frank descriptions of sexual activity.

    Includes explicit content

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    24 Nov 2016

  • Why is the UK government proposing to bring 1950s values to online pornography? Includes explicit content

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    New proposals to outlaw material on the internet mean 1950s standards are going to be applied in 2016, explains Dr Samantha Pegg. Note that this article...
  • OpenLearn Live: 23rd November 2016

    By The OpenLearn team

    What's the Autumn Statement? Apollo 11's coder honoured. Plus learning & research from around the web across the day.

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    23 Nov 2016

  • OpenLearn Live: 23rd November 2016

    Updated 23 Nov 2016
    What's the Autumn Statement? Apollo 11's coder honoured. Plus learning & research from around the web across the day.
  • Attacked but not hacked: How secure was the US election?

    By Dr Richard Forno

    Fears that hackers might try and alter figures at the ballot boxes were unfounded - but that doesn't mean the US democratic process didn't come under exteme strrain, believes Richard Forno.

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    14 Nov 2016

  • Attacked but not hacked: How secure was the US election?

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 14 Nov 2016
    Fears that hackers might try and alter figures at the ballot boxes were unfounded - but that doesn't mean the US democratic process didn't come under exteme...
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    OpenLearn Live: 2nd November 2016

    By The OpenLearn team

    Did a soldier in France shoot a ghost dead? No. Plus: National Stress Day; firstcarquote and can poor sleep make you fatter? Learning and research from across the day.

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    02 Nov 2016

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    Did a soldier in France shoot a ghost dead? No. Plus: National Stress Day; firstcarquote and can poor sleep make you fatter? Learning and research from...
  • Taxes and privacy: A tech business reading list

    By The OpenLearn team

    Tax judgements, privacy concerns, wonky algorithms, Labour's digital plans and antitrust worries. OpenLearn brings you a quick guide to a busy day of technology stories.

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    Updated on:

    30 Aug 2016

  • Taxes and privacy: A tech business reading list

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    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 30 Aug 2016
    Tax judgements, privacy concerns, wonky algorithms, Labour's digital plans and antitrust worries. OpenLearn brings you a quick guide to a busy day of...
  • How are Snapchat filters allowing survivors of sexual assault tell their stories?

    By Vishal

    The ability to disguise yourself is allowing Indians to talk openly about the crimes they've been victims of - without having to reveal their identities.

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    23 Aug 2016

  • How are Snapchat filters allowing survivors of sexual assault tell their stories?

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    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 23 Aug 2016
    By Vishal
    The ability to disguise yourself is allowing Indians to talk openly about the crimes they've been victims of - without having to reveal their identities.
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    Managing virtual project teams

    Many projects are now virtual ie some or all of the team are located remotely and may be working in different time zones The project manager needs all the traditional soft skills and more This free course Managing virtual project teams looks at knowledge and techniques which underpin team selection and then consider the additional expertise needed to manage teams in a virtual environment

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    8 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

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    22 Aug 2016

  • Managing virtual project teams

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    Many projects are now ‘virtual’, i.e. some or all of the team are located remotely...
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    Project governance and Project Management Office (PMO)

    Whether a project is large or small innovative or similar to other projects governance and administrative support will be needed The type of governance and level of support will vary considerably between projects of different types and complexity This course Project governance and Project Management Office PMO considers project governance and how we can tell if it is effective Project administration may range from informal support to a dedicated PMO We look at the tasks and support which a project manager might need and if there is a PMO how this fits with the relationship between project manager and the organisation

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    7 hours

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    22 Aug 2016

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    Advanced level Duration 7 hours Updated 22 Aug 2016
    Whether a project is large or small, innovative or similar to other projects,...
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    Information security

    Information security underpins the commercial viability and profitability of enterprises of all sizes and the effectiveness of public sector organisations This free course begins by explaining why information security and its management are important for any modern organisation and to every individual You need to be familiar with an organisation such as your employer to study this course

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    10 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

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    22 Aug 2016

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    Information security underpins the commercial viability and profitability of...
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    How can mobile technology help underpin reproductive rights?

    By Christabel Ligami

    The spread of mobile phone access is helping revolutionise the way data on family planning is being used and shared, reports Christabel Ligami

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    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    09 Aug 2016

  • How can mobile technology help underpin reproductive rights?

    How can mobile technology help underpin reproductive rights? Copyright free  image Icon Copyright free: RobertoVi
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    The spread of mobile phone access is helping revolutionise the way data on family planning is being used and shared, reports Christabel Ligami
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    OpenLearn Live: 20th July 2016

    By The OpenLearn team

    The sociologist who suggested gender is a social structure; what DNS is when it's working; then more free learning across the day.

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    20 Jul 2016

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    The sociologist who suggested gender is a social structure; what DNS is when it's working; then more free learning across the day.
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    OpenLearn Live: 12th July 2016

    By The OpenLearn team

    A Scillian princess who became Empress consort of Brazil and everything you need to know about Pokemon Go Then more free learning through the day.

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    12 Jul 2016

  • OpenLearn Live: 12th July 2016

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    A Scillian princess who became Empress consort of Brazil and everything you need to know about Pokemon Go Then more free learning through the day.
  • Will a new European law mean YouTube has to monitor your uploads?

    By Daphne Keller

    New proposals from the European Commission could force some internet hosting sites to proactively monitor everything posted to their sites. Daphne Keller explores what's being suggested - and why it could be a huge problem.

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    10 mins

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    01 Jun 2016

  • Will a new European law mean YouTube has to monitor your uploads?

    Intermediate level Duration 10 mins Updated 01 Jun 2016
    New proposals from the European Commission could force some internet hosting sites to proactively monitor everything posted to their sites. Daphne Keller...
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    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    20 May 2016

  • Instructions for installing the Learn to Code for Data Analysis free course software

    Introductory level Duration 30 mins Updated 20 May 2016
    Use these instructions to install, run and test the appropriate software for the free course Learn to Code for Data Analysis.
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    Managing Complexity: A Systems Approach

    Do you need to change the way you think when faced with a complex situation Managing Complexity A Systems Approach is a free course that examines how systemic thinking and practice enables you to cope with the connections between things events and ideas By taking a broader perspective complexity becomes manageable and it is easier to accept that gaps in knowledge can be acceptable

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    20 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

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