Becta slams Vista and goes open source (sorta)
"Schools and colleges should make students, teachers and parents aware of the range of ‘free-to-use’ products (such as office productivity suites) that are available, and how to access and use them"
Enrolment of British students at UK universities stalls
The number of British students enrolling at UK universities has stalled while those coming to study from overseas has continued to rise according to latest official figures.
UK wants to make CD ripping legal (at last)
A feature of UK copyright law is that ripping songs from a CD isn't allowed. That could change soon as Lord Triesman, Minister for Intellectual Property, announced a consultation on IP reform that could make format shifting a legal right.
The Pirate’s Dilemma: The Problem With Information (and how to fix it)
The same way light confuses scientists by existing as particles and waves at the same time, information increasingly seems to confuse us ...