Auburn Veteran's Parade 2011
Asynchronous Programming for C++ Developers: PPL Tasks and Windows 8 The Parallel Patterns Library (PPL) provides a task-based asynchrony model that can make working with asynchronous APIs much easier for C++ programmers. Asynchronous APIs are pervasive in the "Windows 8" Windows Runtime (WinRT). Potentially long-running operations—like file and network I/O—are typically exposed through some asynchronous pattern.
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The Parallel Patterns Library (PPL) provides a task-based asynchrony model that can make working with asynchronous APIs much easier for C++ programmers. Asynchronous APIs are pervasive in the "Windows 8" Windows Runtime (WinRT). Potentially long-running operations—like file and network I/O—are typically exposed through some asynchronous pattern.
The Golden Rush
The California Gold Rush began in 1849 drawing people from across the nation following promises of great riches. Some were very lucky, but many found great disappointment. (1min)
Helicopter crash kills Mexican Interior Minister Francisco Blake
Nov. 11 - A helicopter crash killed Mexican Interior Minister Francisco Blake, with the government vowing a full investigation. Rough Cut (no reporter narration)
Life in Philadelphia during the Great Depression
Shops, monuments, and people are shown during the depression in North East Philadelphia. This commercial was produced by the Mayfair Businessmen's Association. Commercials like these were used to try to boost moral during the depression. (18min)
Obert's Freckle Juice Book Trailer
Billy Gilman Pays Tribute to Mattie Stepanek on the 2010 Jerry Lewis MDA Telethon.
This is the beautiful story of the young and gifted Mattie Stepanek and his fight for muscular dystrophy. (06:05)
What Is Recession? (One Minute Video Dictionary Series)
In this short video, students will learn about the vocabulary word "recession". Recession is defined as the act to receive or withdraw. Good examples are given (gum recession, financial recession, and wedding recession). This video is a good resource to help upper elementary/middle school students understand this concept. (1:03)
March of the Bonus Army - Part 1
This 9:40 long video, part of a series, shows how the Bonus Army tried to get Washington's leaders to honor their pledge to pay the money that was owed them. It can be compared to the Occupy movement currently taking place in some respects as it is a form of civil disobedience.
Notre Dame OpenCourseware (OCW) offers free online educational resources for courses in the School of Architecture. Traditional and classical architecture occupy a premier place in the University of Notre Dame School of Architecture. Students learn not only the principles of designing and constructing buildings, but also the importance of enriching the identity and cohesiveness of the communities where they live and work.
Nokia stores retail experience: Coming Soon! The Windows Phone and Nokia partnership has been making headlines and revving up excitment around the globe. Last week we showed you some of the hot new devices coming your way and now it's time to take a look at what it will be like to explore the Nokia stores, coming soon!
The Windows Phone and Nokia partnership has been making headlines and revving up excitment around the globe. Last week we showed you some of the hot new devices coming your way and now it's time to take a look at what it will be like to explore the Nokia stores, coming soon!
Notre Dame OpenCourseWare
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Virtual Maths, Density formula simulation
Density, mass and volume interactive formula, simulation
Conservative Leadership - What Works and What Doesn't [Audio]
Speaker(s): Robin Harris | Drawing on his new book, The Conservatives-A History, Robin Harris will review the different styles, strengths and weaknesses of successive Conservative leaders, and analyse the problems which they and the Party faced at different junctures. He will consider whether there are lessons to be drawn from this historical experience for the present and future. Robin Harris began to work for the Conservative Party in 1978, becoming Director of the Conservative Research Depar
Teach In - 11/13/2011 - #4 Politics & Economics: What went wrong?
Teach In Sunday: Reclaiming Our Economy Sunday November 13, 2011 Blackman Auditorium, Northeastern University
Case Study: UN Millennium Development Goals Indicator
In 2000 the United Nations created the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) to monitor and improve human conditions by the year 2015.
In this chapter, you will learn what food miles are and why they are used, you will compare the strengths and limitations of the use of food miles, and you will explore the implications of food […]
Dewey Rap - McPherson Remix