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Grant Potter

https://blog.ouseful.info/2017/04/06/getting-web-services-up-and-running-on-amazon-web-services-aws-using-vagrant-and-the-aws-cli/ via: @psychemedia "If we want to start developing digital skills at scale, we need to get the initiatives out of the computing departments and into the technology departments, and science departments, and engineering departments, and humanities departments, and social science departments…"

Grant Potter

http://thinking.is.ed.ac.uk/melissa/2017/02/20/roi/ 1. Universities must invest in digital skills. 2. Gender inequality in science and technology is a real thing. 3.Wikimedians will save us from Wikimedians.

Grant Potter

Grant Potter

Burnout and the Brain

six key components of the workplace environment that contribute to burnout:
- workload
- control
- reward
- community
- fairness
- values

Grant Potter

Grant Potter

Grant Potter

"It wasn't rocket science. It was three days of hard work." The farmer who built her own broadband http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-37974267

Grant Potter

Beastie Boys remixes using only Daft Punk samples via @CoinsElectro https://coinsmakeyoudance.bandcamp.com/album/daft-science

Grant Potter

"I’d argue that when we’re determining that subjects like computer science should be compulsory we should also consider social science as a way of helping citizens navigate the changes inevitable in creating their new status quo." https://medium.com/learning-re-imagined/what-can-education-learn-from-brexit-and-trump-edcc2aaa223e#.eofbkyqdi

Grant Potter

The 7 biggest problems facing science, according to 270 scientists http://www.vox.com/2016/7/14/12016710/science-challeges-research-funding-peer-review-process