Monthly Archives: July 2011

What is e-waste and how to reduce it

The term e-waste is used by environmentalists as well as journalists who write on the subject of disposal of used electronic items. These may include calculators, hand-held devices like mobile phones, palm-tops, laptops, monitors and even CPUs (Central Processing Unit). … Continue reading

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Project Gutenberg (PG) http://gutenberg.org

This project started in 1971. In those days, books were re-typed into computers. Optical Character Recognition (OCR) software helped to automatically recognise printed text. This method caused errors and correcting them was a difficult task. Distributed Proofreaders [PGDP] – http://www.pgdp.net/Continue reading

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