Piet Kommers

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Amazon takes a major step backward by dropping encryption for Fire OS 5

While Apple and the FBI await a ruling from congress on their encryption battles, Amazon just willfully dropped encryption on Kindle, Fire Phones, Fire Tablets and Fire TV devices running Fire OS 5.<p>The change affects millions of users with these devices and makes each of them decidedly less safe …

Role of Personal Branding in Innovation

by Braden Kelley<p>I’ve been thinking a lot lately about personal branding, in part because several people have told me that I seem to do it pretty …

Apple patent details how dual-camera system would work on a future iPhone

A simmering rumor suggests that in addition to dropping the audio port on the next iPhone, Apple may also have a dual-camera system around back. It sounds crazy, but a new patent details how it might work out.<p>In essence, the two camera would be used to feign a better optical zoom. Rather than …

Mobile Photography

Is your pedagogy developing the learner you desire?

What learner are you working to develop? I wonder if this is a question that we ask ourselves often…if not at all? I wonder what the ideal form looks …

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IcEduTech 2017 | Educational Technologies

<b>5th International Conference on</b><p><b>Educational Technologies 2017</b><p><b>11 – 13 December</b><p><b>Sydney, Australia</b><p><b>Conference Program</b> (updated 6 December)<p><b>Keynote Speakers</b> …

The 1931 Histomap: The entire history of the world distilled into a single map/chart.

<i>The Vault is Slate's history blog. Like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter @slatevault, and find us on Tumblr. Find out more about what this space</i> …