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Big brother is watching

Big brother is watching

How Facebook and other sites are able to target advertising campaigns to users based on what they recently searched for on the internet BY JULIE AROUNLASY When someone needs to know more information about something – say, they’re looking for a new pair of shoes – the internet is usually the first place they look. After searching online for shoe […]

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Integrating hands-on training with handheld technology

Integrating hands-on training with handheld technology

Traditional sports exercise gets an upgrade BY WRENCE TRINIDAD It may sound silly and impromptu, but PhD student Dennis Sturm attached suction-like sensors on multiple kayakers for the sake of science. After months of experimenting under Sturm’s watchful eye, the kayakers would show signs of faster lap times and significantly sharper turns.

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If Light Could Tell Stories

If Light Could Tell Stories

It’s 1895. Enveloped in silky layers of her costume, Loie Fuller appears on the stage of a Paris theatre. She stands in darkness for a moment and listens to the silence. Suddenly, her skirt starts to glow as if it had caught fire. Fuller spins and jumps, and the colour of her costume overflows from yellow to orange and from […]

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