What is Academous? A video

We haven’t said anything yet about what Academous is and how it will work. We put a short video together though that explains all these in 100 seconds. Enjoy and thank you very much for watching!

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World’s top Universities. An infographic (2/3)

We crunched once again the data from the latest World University Rankings published by THES, QS, CWUR and Shanghai Ranking Consultancy (ARWU) and we present them to you as per Economic Organisation (OECD countries, BRICS and Rest of the World). Enjoy! Post copied from Academous blog.

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Starting up a start up. A personal experience- Finding money (1/2)

“Money is the root of a thousand and one evils” from Bushido, Samurai Ethics and the Soul of Japan, Inazo Nitobe. Although this book is written more than a century ago, we could not agree more. Just recently it was announced that Karhoo, a company offering similar services to UBER closed down after having a

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World’s top Universities. An Infographic (1/3)

Every year 4 organisations that focus on Higher Education across the World, the Times Higher Education Supplement (THES), the Shanghai Ranking Consultancy (ARWU), Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) and the Centre for World University Rankings (CWUR) publish their own list of the World’s Top Universities. There are a few differences across the Rankings as each organisation use

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NONE from Ash Thorp on Vimeo.

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Starting up a start up. A personal experience (1)*

Hi We are sure that you have read “the top 10 tips to be a successful manager”, “in order to succeed you need to have these top 5 skills”, “before starting a company, you should read this”, etc etc. Actually the web is full of those top 5, top 10 pieces of advice for everything

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Arduino GSR sensor

For my graduation project, the Happiness Cube, I wanted to add some biofeedback features. Answering questionnaires is a good indication for results but in order to create safer results I decided to measure arousal. Since GSR sensors are expensive, I decided to make one by myself based on an Arduino board. Here are the components

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