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(Free, libre and) open education needs humanities

I was just checking the program of the Open Education Conference, OpenEd 2009, with the tagline “Crossing the Chasm”. I have two questions about the conference: 1) Why is the title “open education” and not “free and open education” or “libre education”? Isn’t the “open education” in this particular case making references specifically to the […]

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Media Lab Helsinki – Spring Demo Day 2009

In the Media Lab Helsinki, two times a year, we bring out our researchers and students from the offices, studios and classrooms to show what they’ve been busy with. This year the Spring Demo Day took place May 20th in the Lume TV-studio, with more than 200 people dropping in to see the demo presentations […]