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View Resource Augmented Reality: A New Way of Seeing

While no one can predict with certainty what computer systems of the future will be like, this feature from Scientific American makes some informed guesses. Published in April 2002, the article examines current developments and trends in computer design. The extrapolations made by the author are focused on augmented reality, which "refers to computer displays that add virtual information to a...
View Resource Some policy groups believe that using mobile phones as an economic development tool may be a viable idea

Communication and Human Development: The Freedom Connection [Quick Time] Mobile Phones for Microfinance [pdf] Developing Telecoms: Development Agenda [pdf] Microcredit from Grameen Bank in Bangladesh: Phone...
View Resource MapQuest 4 Mobile 2.5.2

If you find yourself getting lost on a regular basis or just in need of directions, you may want to download this version of MapQuest 4 Mobile. With this application, users will get voice-guided, turn-by-turn navigational directions to their destination. Users can also check on the current traffic conditions, and MapQuest 4 Mobile also works to modify directions as needed based on such conditions....