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The history of Fujitsu – 85 years of innovation

The history of Fujitsu – 85 years of innovation

Since our foundation in 1935, Fujitsu has pursued innovation, striving for a better tomorrow. We began by developing telecommunication systems, helping to revitalise and rebuild a rapidly modernising Japan. In the 1950s we saw the growing possibilities of computers and began to create our own computer technology. Our presence at the 1964 New York Expo …

A 30-year history of the future | Nicholas Negroponte

A 30-year history of the future | Nicholas Negroponte

(Video) Nicholas Negroponte: Can we switch to the video disc, which is in play mode? I’m really interested in how you put people and computers together. We will be using the TV screens or their equivalents for electronic books of the future. (Music, crosstalk) Very interested in touch-sensitive displays, high-tech, high-touch, not having to pick …

What was so special about Viking ships? – Jan Bill

The Vikings came from the rugged, inhospitable north known today as Scandinavia. As the Roman Empire flourished further south, Scandinavians had small settlements, no central government, and no coinage. Yet by the 11th century, the Vikings had spread far from Scandinavia, gaining control of trade routes throughout Europe, conquering kingdoms as far as Africa, and …

Ancient Rome 101 | National Geographic

Ancient Rome 101 | National Geographic

– [Narrator] The story of ancient Rome is a story of evolution, of how a civilization’s ability to adapt and dominate can lead to its survival for over 1,000 years. Rome began as a small village on central Italy’s Tiber River. In the coming centuries, it grew into an empire that stretched from the north …

The Search for Planet Nine | Masao Sako | TEDxPenn

The Search for Planet Nine | Masao Sako | TEDxPenn

Translator: Cihan Ekmekçi Reviewer: hila scherba Hello, everyone. It’s late in the day, so I’m going to start with a test. (Laughter) How many planets do we have in our solar system? Can’t hear you. (Audience) Eight. Eight. Wasn’t it nine? What was the ninth one? What happened? Pluto, yes. So I’m going to talk …

Ces Inventions des Noirs qui ont révolutionné le monde !

Ces Inventions des Noirs qui ont révolutionné le monde !

These inventions of black people, which improved our daily life considerably. Black folks have brought a variety of innovations of all kinds, from the initial dry-cleaning processes to surgical procedures with regard to eye health. For centuries, black people have changed the world’s landscape through ingenuity and creativity, leading the battle for future pioneers to …