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The Personalised Future: The March Towards Intrapersonal Devices

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Written with Marissa Rainey Transparent touch-screens, micro-computers, and even machines masquerading as sunglasses abound throughout the realm of science fiction. Whether the tablet-like PADD of the Star Trek universe or the computerised glasses of Total Recall, science fiction has come alive thanks to the creation of increasingly personalised devices. And yet… it is surprising just […]

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Maine & Computers in School

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In 1996, Microsoft Corporation earned a net profit of $2.1 billion dollars (Microsoft Corporation). It had in the past decade become a household name, attaining dominance throughout the entirety of the still infant personal computer market. Its successes were many and transcended locales; prosperity manifested itself everywhere from Europe to Japan, Brazil to Canada, penetrating […]