What’s so big about big data?

Big data has become the hot topic of the moment. The BBC and the Guardian have published whole series of articles and programmes about how it is changing lives, cityscapes, mapping and even art. It is reportedl...

A walk down Silicon Allee

Another one of Berlin's excellent uses of silicon San Francisco has Silicon Valley. Tel Aviv has Silicon Wadi. London’s tech start-ups cluster round Old Street tube station, a place known with typical English self-deprecation as “Silicon Roundabout”. And n...

Connect, Communicate, Collaborate and Learn

ePals is expanding their classroom connections to China, Europe and Turkey.   ePals, a popular U.S.-based social learning network, is on the move to expand its reach in Europe and Asia, most notably ...