Monthly Archives: March 2011

Week 12: The Future of the Internet


This week we will look at the internet in the future. First we will summarise the history of the development of the internet thus far, creating the context for discussion on its future development. Then we will look at the … Continue reading

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Week 11: Information Technology and the Millennial Generation Updated For 2012


The Millennial Generation have arrived.  This week we will look at the impact that this new generation is having on society now and is likely to have in the future. First we’ll define the characteristics of recent generations, then we’ll … Continue reading

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Week 10: Information Technology and Education


Information technology is transforming the world of education. The traditional model of classroom education is being challenged by models that enhance and change the way that classroom education operates and online education is expanding quickly. This week we will look … Continue reading

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Week 9: Information Technology and Community


As last week was reading week for the students at the University of Waterloo, there was no blog entry. This week (week 9) is about information technology and the impact that it has on communities. An excellent BBC series explored … Continue reading

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