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Highlight On: USJ’s Masters Program in Web Science and Digital Economics

Université St Joseph (Beirut) launched this special Masters program back in 2013, and is currently in the recruitment phase for next year.  This comes as an inevitable move to satisfy students and markets needs. Nowadays, the whole economy revolves around the digital sphere: be it in the digitalization of monetary fluxes or in the globalization of all trade and monetary exchanges. So what does this program offer? from fundamentals of Economics ...
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Tim Draper
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Silicon Valley Adventure : Help Piotr Yordanov Become a Hero

Crazy people (good crazy type) amaze me. Remember, crazy people are the ones with crazy ideas. And it has been a truly long time since I've read or heard about something that crazy. They made a school (even better, a university) to train heroes. They literally named it the "University of Heroes". Now if your son or daughter came in to you, telling you they want to join a "University of Heroes", would you sign? You would if you knew what it really ...
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Encyclopaedia Britannica
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Tech Transitions: Encyclopaedia Britannica Case

Encyclopaedia Britannica ceased production of their famed physical volumes about one year ago. Of course, as we can witness it in our daily life, the vast migration of information from ink and paper to bits and screens has begun. But imagining and realizing that a massive publication such as Britannica would cease production is not an easy thing to do. Why? Because the publication lived through nearly 250 years unharmed. For most of us, news like ...
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College Student Studying in Library
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Public Universities to Offer Free Online Classes for Credit

In an interesting move among public American universities, around 40 academic institutions have teamed up with Academic Partnerships (a company that assists academic institution in moving their course online) in order to offer worldwide prospective applicants and students the opportunity to enroll in an online course from a specific major for free, in the hopes that those who pass will eventually enroll in their programs and proceed with their educational ...
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