Archive | August 2016

Linux Took Over the Web. Now, It’s Taking Over the World | WIRED

http://www.wired.com/2016/08/linux-took-web-now-taking-world/

Plus, Linux is now finding its way onto televisions, thermostats, and even cars. As software creeps into practically every aspect of our lives, so does the OS designed by Linus Torvalds.

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Universities should ban PowerPoint — It makes students stupid and professors boring

http://www.businessinsider.com/universities-should-ban-powerpoint–it-makes-students-stupid-and-professors-boring-2015-6

Exams, term papers and group projects ostensibly measure knowledge or ability. Learning is the change in knowledge and skills and therefore must be measured over time.

The Refugee Olympic Team Now Has Its Own Flag and Anthem | WIRED

The flag is a banner of bright orange crossed by a single black band, colors that evoke the life jackets so many refugees have worn to journey to safety.

Source: The Refugee Olympic Team Now Has Its Own Flag and Anthem | WIRED