"I am thinking that what I am thinking might be wrong. If you think I’m going in the wrong direction,…"

Posted by , 31.03.2012, 10:11 am

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““I am thinking that what I am thinking might be wrong. If you think I’m going in the wrong direction, set me straight.”” – A novel by Mohamed Nasheed (Anni), the first Democratically elected Leader of the Maldives. Nasheed wrote this book ex…

"What would happen if the printed book had just been invented in a high-tech world in which people…"

Posted by , 27.04.2011, 4:03 am

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“What would happen if the printed book had just been invented in a high-tech world in which people had never done their reading from anything but computer screens?

“The unquestionable advantages of the computer would not be threatened by this new …

Design Tools for Designers, Femke Snelting19 steps to do a…

Posted by , 31.03.2011, 11:38 am

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Design Tools for Designers, Femke Snelting19 steps to do a Booklet, OsBlogText available on line: OSBlogPDF lay-out: berlin_pp.pdfPDF cover: cover_berlin.pdfLicense: Licence Art LibreDate of publishing: 13-09-2006 (Wizard of OS – Berlin)
via OPEN…

You are not connected to the internet. Connect Maldives: Our aim…

Posted by , 9.03.2011, 6:35 pm

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You are not connected to the internet.
Connect Maldives: Our aim is to secure free internet access for all.
Connecting the Maldives through the internet 
In 2008, MDP’s government came to power pledging to improve the quality of Maldivian life, cent…

No.01: Dynamics of Critical Internet Culture (1994-2001) about…

Posted by , 8.03.2011, 4:31 am

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No.01: Dynamics of Critical Internet Culture (1994-2001)
about this publication: This study examines the dynamics of critical Internet culture after the medium opened to a broader audience in the mid 1990s. It is Geert Lovink’s PhD thesis, submitted…

“ މަގުމަތީގައި ހިންގާފައި އުޅުމަކީ ވަރަށް ދާހިއްލާ…

Posted by , 2.03.2011, 5:23 pm

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“ މަގުމަތީގައި ހިންގާފައި އުޅުމަކީ ވަރަށް ދާހިއްލާ ކަމެއް 
ހިންގާފައި ދާއިރު ފެންނާނެ ބައިވަރު ފަހަތުގަ ގޮނޑި ހުސްކޮށް، އެކަކު ދުއްވާ…

King Kalaafaan Manuscripts  How the Maldives monarchy…

Posted by , 1.03.2011, 2:21 pm

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King Kalaafaan Manuscripts 

How the Maldives monarchy treasured the remembrance of a fallen king for more than four hundred years
by Ahmed Nazim Sattar
The contents of the ten paper grants related in this book demonstrate how the Maldives monarchy c…

Carla Hesse – "The rise of intellectual property, 700 B.C. – A.D. 2000: an idea in the balance"

Posted by , 28.02.2011, 9:52 am

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The concept of intellectual property – the idea that an idea can be owned – is a child of the European Enlightenment. It was only when people began to believe that knowledge came from the human mind working upon the senses–rather than through div…

Dhon Hiyala and Ali Fulhu  A tale of love, birth, life, death…

Posted by , 25.01.2011, 1:47 pm

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Dhon Hiyala and Ali Fulhu 
A tale of love, birth, life, death and magic from Maldives 
‘arguably the most important epic work in Maldive literature’ 
Part of an oral story-telling tradition of unique imagination and descriptive power, Dhon H…

Dhivehi English Dictionary

Posted by , 25.01.2011, 1:12 pm

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Dhivehi English Dictionary: Free Download 1.1MB PDF file
Maldives Culture