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Education en mass | digital technology in tertiary education

MOOCs provide education on a global scale, designed for a self-motivated, participatory culture. Traditional methods of academic learning are being pushed aside, making way for a postmodern university located in cyberspace. Online learning is a collision between design and commerce … Continue reading

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Second Life vs First Life – its real impact on reality.

Throughout history we have seen technology transform the world through global nervous systems, connecting its citizens from the invention of the telegraph, which caused a dramatic shift in world-perception to Paul Baran ARPAnet concept in 1964, which later became known … Continue reading

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You’re not the boss of me!

Technological determinism a theory coined by Thorstein Veblen (1857-1929), based on the premise that technology drives societal and cultural change. Move on 80+ years and technology has enabled the creation of centralised networks were the end user is given the … Continue reading

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