Tag Archives: switzerland

News of the web views by Quelbazar: 20.03.2017

Over the web, the readings and news recommended by Quelbazar these last time:   Confederation removes 57 posts in his IT: News – http://www.ictjournal.ch/news/2017-03-15/la-confederation-supprime-57-postes-dans-son-it SSD prices back on the rise: according to a report by research firm DRAMeXchange, because of a shortage in the supply of chips flash NAND, SSD prices could climb by up …

"Money for sale!": A new book of Pro Juventute to talk money and consumption

Children face very young money and consumption. They receive pocket money or money in gift and are the target of advertising. The theme of money is not easy for them to understand. Through a beautiful illustrated history, Pro Juventute encourages parents to approach this topic with children. The book of Lorenz Pauli, with illustrations of …

Rant: Smartbox and its offer

Who does not knowx? Box, this is to my knowledge the first to have marketed the "cabinets" gift theme, offering various activities based on the theme. Since then, they were joined by several competitors. From memory, I will mention OhBOX, which is, in any case in Switzerland, this enough. Sometimes I gave these cabinets. And …

Computer science, innovation and ethics: 36 research projects explore the Big Data

Bern (ots) – the Swiss national Fund (SNF) launched the national research Programme "Big Data". Objectives: develop new techniques of analysis of information, create real-world applications and solutions to the ethical and legal challenges posed by big data. Billions of gigabytes of data are created every day. This mass of information offers new opportunities, but …