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  • The Walking Dead – Season Five – Episode 1 – “No Sanctuary” Review

    One of  my main complaints of The Walking Dead, that I have touched upon in these reviews, is its ability to remain incredibly stagnant at times. The first episode of the entire series showed such promise when it aired – it wasn’t particularly explosive, didn’t feature any melodrama, but it was focused and it showed… [Continue Reading]

    The Walking Dead – Season Five – Episode 1 – “No Sanctuary” Review
  • Euclideon Unveils Its Progress

    It’s hard to believe it’s been just over three years since I had my first hands-on with Euclideon’s graphics technology. I was impressed back then and have been keeping in semi-regular touch with the team to see how thing’s are going. In the past fortnight they’ve released some pretty interesting updates on how they’re going.… [Continue Reading]

    Euclideon Unveils Its Progress
  • Australia: You Can Patent Breast Cancer Genes

    A fascinating decision by the Federal Court of Australia this week, that will have some significant implications for research in coming years. The full bench of the Federal Court of Australia has ruled that private companies do have the right to control human genes. The court upheld a decision from February 2013 that ruled patents on… [Continue Reading]

    Australia: You Can Patent Breast Cancer Genes
  • Use of the Virtual Environment for Learning: Upcoming Presentation

    With thanks to Sarah Jones via the SL Health group: The University of Texas at Arlington College of Nursing will present a program with Dr. Dee McGonigle (SL: Houstonccn) speaking on the topic “Use of the Virtual Environment for Learning”. Date: Wednesday, September 3, 2014 Time: 2:00-3:15 pm SLT Location: The UT Arlington Conference Center in Second Life,… [Continue Reading]

    Use of the Virtual Environment for Learning: Upcoming Presentation

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