Perhaps the prerequisite to this course should have been anger management.
Carnegie Mellon professor Randy Pausch, who likely has only a few months left to live, delivers upbeat talk as part of "Last Lecture Series."
Created by a Google engineer who wanted to make it easier for panel audiences to ask questions, the internal tool has now been released to the public.
We try to cool it on the proselytizing, while also keeping the iPhone SDK hype to a minimum. Both tasks are incredibly hard.
University will start by posting 300 hours worth of class lectures--including one from Google's Sergey Brin--to video-sharing site.
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Universities are using the download service to reach students and alumni. Stanford is going a step further.
Google's chairman lectures the United Kingdom that its education system hasn't brought science and the arts together. Which, oddly, is exactly what could be said of Google.
One promise of the iPad was that it would be great for students. A new note-taking app might be a big help in lectures, but is it better than using a laptop?