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    Learn to create electronic soundscapes
    Synthesizers have come a long way since the Moog and the Fairlight in the 1960s and 1970s. Synth sounds are so commonplace now that to create new sounds, you need to know a few things about how they work, and learn a bunch of software, to see how you can push the envelope.
  • The Nobel Prize for Food: winner announced July 11
    The Nobel Prize for Food: winner announced July 11
    The Basque country between France and Spain has a proud culinary tradition that has led to the creation in 2011 of the Basque Culinary Center, a university dedicated entirely to food.
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    Work hard, play hard: Gamification

    TV game shows love progress bars, don’t they?

  • Big Data Analytics with SAS
    Big Data Analytics with SAS

    The Fourth Industrial Revolution is upon us, even with the Third is still in progress. Big Data, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence are three of the driving forces behind it.

  • Winefulness: the lifestyle hit of the Summer
    Winefulness: the lifestyle hit of the Summer

    Mindfulness is all about mental clarity, and alcohol is well known for having the opposite effect. So why has a course near Niagara Falls in Canada combined the two?

  • Theeducators.com offer fast track Moodle course
    Theeducators.com offer fast track Moodle course
    One of the outstanding small business opportunities of our times is selling courses online, and one of the best systems to do it on is Moodle. The world of education is moving away from traditional college degrees, evening classes and correspondence courses towards a ‘just-in-time’ model in which learners pick and choose what they need to learn right now, and can get instant access to it.
  • Seventy is the new forty: strategies for successful ageing
    Seventy is the new forty: strategies for successful ageing
    How do you plan to age? Will you let the river of time carry you along helpless, or have you armed yourself with a paddle to steer with so you can explore the banks? How much value do you place on longevity? Is it worth growing very old just for its own sake?
  • Rent-a-Spook: private detective school
    Rent-a-Spook: private detective school

    What do private detectives actually do? Well, they don’t spend all their time solving murders. The police tend to deal with that.

  • How machine learning is going to revolutionise education
    How machine learning is going to revolutionise education

    Machine learning is going mainstream, and it is going to impact education. Does that mean we are all going to be taught by AI holograms now? Not necessarily.

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  • Learn to create electronic soundscapes
    Learn to create electronic soundscapes
    Synthesizers have come a long way since the Moog and the Fairlight in the 1960s and 1970s. Synth sounds are so commonplace now that to create new sounds, you need to know a few things about how they work, and learn a bunch of software, to see how you can push the envelope.

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