Academic Torrents: Research papers and data sets download
Nov25

Academic Torrents: Research papers and data sets download

Academic Torrents was designed to facilitate storage of all the data used in research, including data sets as well as publications, available through legal torrents that you can download with your favourite torrent client. Sharing data is hard. Emails have size limits, and setting up servers is too much work. We’ve designed a distributed system for sharing enormous datasets – for researchers, by researchers. The result is...

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100 free and legal sites to download textbooks
Mar14

100 free and legal sites to download textbooks

If you’ve been to college or university you know very well how absurdly expensive your textbooks can be. You don’t have to fork out a lot of cash to get your fix of good literature. Here is a great list of free and legal website to download textbooks ranging from the classics, foreign language, rare books and more. The Classics Browse works by Mark Twain, Joseph Conrad and other famous authors here. Classic Bookshelf: This...

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Learn to Code with Harvard’s Intro to Computer Science Course
Mar04

Learn to Code with Harvard’s Intro to Computer Science Course

Harvard has made freely available their course CS50, Harvard’s introductory course for both majors and non-majors alike. Computer Science 50 (otherwise known as CS50) is Harvard College‘s introductory course for majors and non-majors alike, a one-semester amalgam of courses generally known as CS1 and CS2 taught mostly in C. Even if you are not a student at Harvard, you are welcome to “take” this course via cs50.tv by...

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Free things you can do in Cape Town on your birthday
Oct06

Free things you can do in Cape Town on your birthday

So you’re a broke student in Cape Town with nothing to do on your birthday? Don’t despair! There are various things you can do for FREE in Cape Town on your birthday. Free things you can do in Cape Town on your birthday Vida Caffe The “vida e caffè” is a coffee shop located in Woodstock in Cape Town., and you can get a free coffee on your birthday! Wine tastings Cape Town’s has some of the best wine lands in the...

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University of the People
Aug28

University of the People

University of the People, a tuition-free online university aimed at poor students around the globe who would otherwise not have access to higher education. The University embraces the worldwide presence of the Internet and dropping technology costs to bring tuition-free undergraduate degree programs to qualified high school graduates around the world. UoPeople offers Associates and Bachelors degree programs in Business Administration...

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