Category: UCC

Saya Chit

My mentor at UCC Sayagyi was my mentor at UCC. We fondly call him “Saya Chit”. I was fortunate to work on several of his Projects : High School Mathematics (New Curriculum and Textbooks) Children’s Treasury of Knowledge : Mathematics Team of System Specialists Yahan Khan in Saging […]

Dr. Chit Swe

Computer Pioneer in Burma Dr. Chit Swe founded the Universities’ Computer Center (UCC) in Rangoon, Burma with the help of Saya U Soe Paing, Saya U Myo Min and Saya U Ko Ko Lay (GBNF). Pioneer of Computer Education and Applications in Burma Proponent of Life Long Learning, […]

Memories of UCC (38 – 42)

Memories of UCC (38) Burmese typing, spelling, and word processing During our lifetime, we have witnessed many examples of “Technical Obsolescence” and “Disruptive Technologies”. Typewriters English Typewriter Remington produced typewriters for English. There are other typewriter manufacturers, but Remington typewriters were widely used in Burma. Sholes designed the […]