Digital Government 2: Information Technology and Democratic Administration
This seven-week course is the second in a two-part sequence exploring contemporary practices, challenges, and opportunities at the intersection of information technology and democratic governance. This second half of the course takes on emerging directions in democratic administration Đ and the shifting role of information technologies in supporting, transforming, and understanding these. The course locates recent and emerging digital or e-government initiatives in historical, institutional, an
Seminar on Information Policy
This seminar provides students an opportunity to do in-depth research into an information policy topic of their interest. Students will gain an understanding of current United States Government Policy in areas involved with information and information technology. Policies are forming and changing daily. In order to keep up with these changes the class includes guest lecturers who are studying or actually creating policies in the information area. The first part of the course consists of the stud
Robert Storr: Gerhard Richter - The Cage Paintings (2011)
Robert Storr talks about Gerhard Richter's Cage paintings. (14:28)
Westmoreland: The General Who Lost Vietnam
Lewis Sorely presents "Westmoreland: The General Who Lost Vietnam," as part of the U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center's Perspectives in Military History Lecture Series.
Alison Bieber, GRCC Vocal Student
"Mon cœur s'ouvre à ta voix" from Samson and Delilah Camille Saint-Saens "Must the Winter Come So Soon" from Vanessa Samuel Barber
Tim Huckaby: Building Real-World Kinect Applications At TechEd this year, we had a chance to catch up with Tim Huckaby, founder of InterKnowlogy and Microsoft Regional Director on what applications you can build with Kinect. Tim shows off some coolreal-world applications driven by Kinect including interactive signage and how Kinect can be used in the healthcare industry.
At TechEd this year, we had a chance to catch up with Tim Huckaby, founder of InterKnowlogy and Microsoft Regional Director on what applications you can build with Kinect. Tim shows off some coolreal-world applications driven by Kinect including interactive signage and how Kinect can be used in the healthcare industry.Author(s):
De Valera Observes Anniversary of Easter Rising
Born in New York City in 1882, Eamon de Valera emigrated to Ireland as a child and participated in the Easter Rising against British rule, which began in Dublin on Easter Sunday, April 24, 1916. De Valera was sentenced to death for his participation in the rebellion but escaped execution because of his American birth. In a speech delivered on the anniversary, De Valera recounts the events of the protest. (0:34)
Castillo de Grajal de Campos - en español
La fortaleza tiene planta cuadrada, con cubos en los ángulos y numerosas troneras en los muros, construidos con un pronunciado talud. Amplias almenas coronan la edificación, preparada para protegerse de la artillería y defenderse con las piezas artilleras de su interior. (.54)
6.243J Dynamics of Nonlinear Systems (MIT)
This course provides an introduction to nonlinear deterministic dynamical systems. Topics covered include: nonlinear ordinary differential equations; planar autonomous systems; fundamental theory: Picard iteration, contraction mapping theorem, and Bellman-Gronwall lemma; stability of equilibria by Lyapunov's first and second methods; feedback linearization; and application to nonlinear circuits and control systems.
"Superclass: The Global Power Elite and the World They are Making" (video)
"Superclass" provides the first in-depth examination of the connections between the global communities of leaders who are at the helm of every major enterprise on the planet and control its greatest wealth. It is an unprecedented examination of the trends within the superclass, which are likely to alter our politics, our institutions, and the shape of the world in which we live. Rothkopf is also the
In Conversation: Ambassador Roberto Azevêdo, Director-General, WTO
Emeritus Professor Peter Drysdale AM discusses the future of the WTO in light of the Bali Accord with the Director-General of the World Trade Organisation, Ambassador Roberto Azevêdo. Ambassador Azevêdo is the sixth Director-General of the WTO. In 2008 he was appointed Permanent Representative of Brazil to the WTO and other international economic organisations in Geneva. His appointment as Director-General of the WTO took effect on 1 September 2013 for a four-year term. Ambassador Azevêdo's
Workshop 1: Behind the Design
With Philip Sadler, Ed.D. Young children are natural designers and builders, but if their interest is not fostered, it may wane as they move through the grades. This workshop focuses on the use of simple design prototypes that children are asked to improve upon in order to meet a particular challenge. You will see these design challenges in action in middle sch
The Science of Discworld - Professor Ian Stewart
The Science of Discworld series weaves together a Discworld story by Terry Pratchett which examines what happens when wizards meddle with history in a battle against the elves for the future of humanity, with scientific commentary by two University of Warwick researchers (mathematician and chaos theory expert Professor Ian Stewart and reproductive Biologist Dr Jack Cohen) on the evolution and development of the human mind, culture, language, art, and science. Professor Ian Stewart is a member
Stabilité de la mise en forme d'un document numérique (Module 2.1.3) (Vidéo) MOOC “Création, publication et partage sur Internet” : cours en ligne délivré du 5 mai 2014 au 13 juillet 2014 sur la plateforme FUN-MOOC. Semaine 2 : Structurer et mettre en forme un document : efficacité, cohérence et stabilité
Séquence 1 : Enjeux de la mise en forme et concepts
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MOOC “Création, publication et partage sur Internet” : cours en ligne délivré du 5 mai 2014 au 13 juillet 2014 sur la plateforme FUN-MOOC.
Semaine 2 : Structurer et mettre en forme un document : efficacité, cohérence et stabilité
14.01 Principles of Microeconomics (MIT)
This introductory course teaches the fundamentals of microeconomics. Topics include consumer theory, producer theory, the behavior of firms, market equilibrium, monopoly, and the role of the government in the economy. 14.01 is a Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences (HASS) elective and is offered both terms.
Harvesting of soybean
This video shows the method of harvesting soybean
Cinco de Mayo Foods: Mole Poblano
In this Holiday Foods video clip, go on an epic journey with host Famous Fat Dave. Join him as he tries to unlock the mystery of Cinco de Mayo's most unusual food Mole Poblano. (3:01)
2.1.2 Data and information
Ever wondered how a computer processes data into information? This unit will help you to understand the distinction between the two and examines how a computer-based society impacts on daily life. You will learn what computers can do with data to produce information and how computers can be used to work with data and search for it, control machines, and support commercial operations.
15.912 Technology Strategy (MIT)
This course provides a series of strategic frameworks for managing high-technology businesses. The emphasis throughout is on the development and application of conceptual models which clarify the interactions between competition, patterns of technological and market change, and the structure and development of internal firm capabilities. The course covers much of the same conceptual material as 15.351 and 15.393, and students should not take 15.912 if they have taken (or intend to take) either a
Using Speech Search to speed editing
Transcribe spoken words to text. Use Speech Search to find precise locations in clips and make editing clips of speaking talent quicker.