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An introduction to Microsoft Surface
An introduction to Microsoft Surface

Duration: 02:50

A demonstration of a new way to interact with computers by touch alone - Microsoft Surface.

 
An introduction to robotics
An introduction to robotics

Duration: 03:01

Robots can carry out boring work efficiently, accurately and without breaks. They can also be used in situations which are too dangerous for people.

 
Are computers replacing teachers?
Are computers replacing teachers?

Duration: 02:14

State schools are throwing millions at new ICT suites, but should the money be funding better teachers instead?

 
Bill Gates looks back on a life of computers
Bill Gates looks back on a life of computers

Duration: 02:34

An interview with Bill Gates provides an interesting juxtaposition of the software giant at the end of his career with his earliest experiences with computers when he was a teenager.

 
CAD in action - 'Walking with Dinosaurs'
CAD in action - 'Walking with Dinosaurs'

Duration: 01:07

A look at the use of CAD modelling for the television series 'Walking with Dinosaurs'.

 
Can computer games prevent childhood obesity?
Can computer games prevent childhood obesity?

Duration: 01:15

Is it possible for a computer games console to help users keep as fit as if they actually engaged in real-life sports?

 
Fingerprint scanners in schools
Fingerprint scanners in schools

Duration: 04:48

Is scanning your fingerprints to pay for school dinners a good idea? While many parents embrace the idea, others have concerns about their children's biometric signatures being recorded at school.

 
Introduction to CAD
Introduction to CAD

Duration: 02:51

The use of computer-aided design - CAD - is demonstrated in a variety of situations, including boat design, a desktop garden design program, road planning and building refurbishment.

 
New NHS computer system runs into problems
New NHS computer system runs into problems

Duration: 01:32

A very costly computer system was rolled out to several NHS hospitals in London. However, the Royal Free Hospital has had serious issues with its new system.

 
Preserving playground games with computers
Preserving playground games with computers

Duration: 01:49

The future of playground games may lie with motion-sensitive computer games, such as those on the Nintendo Wii.

 
Processing satellite data for commercial clients
Processing satellite data for commercial clients

Duration: 2:38

An insight into the operations of a company specialising in processing satellite data for a range of commercial clients.

 
Production lines
Production lines

Duration: 01:07

An explanation of the use of robotic arms on a car production line.

 
Programming robots
Programming robots

Duration: 00:46

A look at the different methods of programming a robot.

 
Swiss service delivers traditional post by email
Swiss service delivers traditional post by email

Duration: 00:52

A demonstration of a new Swiss postal service which uses the internet to deliver mail.

 
The growth of Google
The growth of Google

Duration: 01:49

Craig Silverstein talks about being Google's first employee and describes how it has grown from a simple project to a successful company.

 
The history and growth of Apple
The history and growth of Apple

Duration: 09:29

Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple Inc., recalls meeting Steve Jobs and looks back at the founding of Apple and Microsoft.

 

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