Tag Archives: technology

My Favourite Mind-mapping Tool

I love mind-maps, I find them to be fantastic mental organisers of thoughts and ideas. I am forever writing notes and connecting them with lines and arrows. I cannot remember how I tripped over it, but a couple of years … Continue reading

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Create Your Own Galaxy – Writing Code

In my ongoing quest for inspiration for Assignment 2, I had a google for “grade 2 ICT”, and that led me to an amazing site called Code.org,  which is aimed at promoting computer science. Beginning with the “Hour of Code”, … Continue reading

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Smarter than your average phone…

Hello, a few posts ago I chatted (to myself) on this blog about ICT and happiness and whether we could survive a day without technology, and last week on The Weekly with Charlie Pickering,  he discussed our dependence on mobile … Continue reading

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ICT and Happiness

So. Even the Dalai Lama is on Twitter. Whether technology's effect is good or bad depends on the user. It's important that we shouldn't be slaves to technology; it should help us. — Dalai Lama (@DalaiLama) March 11, 2016 This … Continue reading

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