Assignment 3: Alternate Technologies

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“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.” ~ Margaret Mead

Assignment 3 is due March 1 by 11:55pm

This is an individual assignment worth 100 points. You may of course share ideas with your group members and other classmates, but ultimately, you are responsible for publishing to your individual blog a new post with the following elements:

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This seems like a really effective use of Google Maps. Could an organization do something similar this at ODU? In Norfolk? How might it work?

Making the Impossible Possible with the X PRIZE Foundation

Find out what Revolution through Competition really means and discover how the X PRIZE Foundation is Making the Impossible, Possible.

http://xprize.org

Discussion Prompt

What other things can you imagine being worth solving through an X-Prize? Could an X-Prize competition work on a smaller scale for the problems you see around ODU? Norfolk? Your community back at home? What problems might an ODU / Norfolk X-Prize address?