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Head in the Cloud

As the final semester was to come to an end this could only mean one thing, our last and final conference took place! The conference, attended by DCU DICE students, took place on the 14th of April 2015 in the Helix theatre.The conference was centred around the highly popular topic of Cloud Computing – the practice of using a network of remote servers hosted on the Internet to store, manage, and process data, rather than a local server or a personal computer.I found it extremely beneficial to hear from various speakers involved in different ways with the cloud and its uses in business and ordinary life. 830 more words

Let me introduce myself

Hello fellow reader, I’m not going to write my name or any other information which might help identify who am I. I want to keep my identity private, so please don’t expect to see my face in any of the photos. 161 more words

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Genre TV: a golden age or too much of a good thing?

It is a sad fact that there are too many great books in the world, of all genres, that I will never have time to read. 558 more words


Tuesday 14th April 2015
The 4th and final DICE mini-conference of the here has arrived, and how much anticipation can be felt in the room is immense. 1,162 more words


F-Actin - Zen in a spiral


noun Biochemistry
noun: actin
A protein which forms (together with myosin) the contractile filaments of muscle cells, and is also involved in motion in other types of cell. 281 more words


Big News in EdTech

As chronicled on this blog previous, Competency-Based Education (CBE) is enjoying a meteoric rise in Higher Education. And today, its growth has led to a major acquisition, as… 113 more words



HELIX – The Return of the REDUX
From Paul Dorpat and Bill White
The five issues of Helix freshly posted below are a continuation of what was posted  previously – where we let off many months ago. 184 more words