Day: 7 March 2008

And in the next 100 years…

Christian Long links to a set of predictions made and published in the Lady’s Home Journal of 1900. Some are surprisingly accurate (e.g. the ability to get a photo from China to a New York Newspaper in under an hour. Others have long been possible (e.g. the ability to get from New York to Liverpool…

Student faces Facebook consequences

Student faces Facebook consequences A student at Ryerson University (Toronto) is facing 147 charges of academic misconduct. 1 for setting up a Facebook group to discuss homework questions, and 1 more for each of the 146 students who contributed. The homework itself contributed 10% to the final grade. The student who set it up originally…