Archive for September 16th, 2011

ITU Report Says Canada Slipped to 26th Worldwide in ICT Development Index

The International Telecommunications Union yesterday released its Measuring the Information Society 2011 report, which benchmarks information society developments worldwide.  The centrepiece of the report is the ICT Development Index, which tracks 11 different indicators focused on access, use, and skills (the eleven indicators are: fixed telephone line subscriptions, mobile subscriptions, […]

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September 16, 2011 16 comments News

OpenMedia Launches Lawful Access Spots

As both the NDP and Green Party speak out against the government’s lawful access plans, Open Media has launched three terrific public service announcement-style videos to raise awareness of the issue.  The videos can all be accessed here.

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September 16, 2011 Comments are Disabled Must Reads

‘Open Courses, Open Teaching, This Is Dangerous’

The Tyee runs an interesting piece from a British Columbia teacher with reflections on the open education resources movement.

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September 16, 2011 5 comments Must Reads