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are you prepared?

Harold Jarche

The depth and diversity of our professional networks is the new version of job security. This is no longer the norm. Are you prepared?

Content Delivery Networks

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

There are 1450 points of presence (POPs), 950 networks or ISPs in 67 countries. There are two major approaches: First, network topology.

Becoming MOOC

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

A student who cannot navigate complex websites, search for and assess resources, or make new friends through a social network may have difficulty navigating through a cMOOC. Not everyone is a part of the network. Siemens, 2004) What, then, would promote learner efficacy even in chaotic or noisy environments? 2004, December 12).

Harold Jarche » Big Consulting Companies Jumping on Bandwagon 2.0

Harold Jarche

ralphmercer: committees are place to lure great ideas to be killed while absolving everyone of the blame hjarche: innovation is something you create from thinking & doesn’t usually come from existing practices that others are following [link] hjarche: Our Future: Security, Consumption, Participation and/or Green? technology ? Canada

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Irving Wladawsky-Berger: GIO 3.0 - The 2007 Global Innovation Outlook

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Similar conversations, focused on Africa and Security and Society will also take place in cities around the world. and GIO 2.0. For GIO 3.0

Education Technology Strategies - Day Two

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

showing C)2 levels in a classroom in the UK (finding 4K ppm - concentration is impacted!) innovators of today") Q: are we looking at ways to. my grade 12 students last year built five apps. could be marketable today - if we have students are experts and knowledgeable - are we looking at a way to make the transition in our schools? From 68%.

Why I’m Scared of the SOPA Bill by Jim Fruchterman

Beth Kanter

The problem is that we provide technology that allows for security, privacy and circumvention. Flickr Photo by DonkeyHotey. Wonderful stuff.

eBook 14

The Future of Online Learning: Ten Years On

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Bandwidth As administrators struggle against the demands video streaming and bit torrent networks place on backbones, it is hard to imagine saying that bandwidth will be unlimited. Fenning, 2004) We continue to organize classes in grades, sorted, especially in the earlier years, by age. And access to bandwidth continues to improve.

MOOC - The Resurgence of Community in Online Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

slide 8 – neuronsk] Our thesis that knowledge is distributed across a network of connections, and therefore that learning consists of the ability to construct and traverse those networks. My ambition to speak in public in French, for example, was prompted by a talk given by Doug McLeod to a national conference on learning networks.

Publication Day For Scaling Up Excellence -- and Facebook's 10th Anniversary!

Bob Sutton

  Indeed, the controversial Facebook film The Social Network reinforces this view. Today is Facebook’s 10 th Anniversary. cities. 

Harold Jarche » Free-agents and natural enterprises are better value

Harold Jarche

" —Nassim Nicholas Taleb, PhD. link] ConstellationW hjarche: Want to change education? Canada


Harold Jarche » Need for collaboration continues to grow

Harold Jarche

ralphmercer: committees are place to lure great ideas to be killed while absolving everyone of the blame hjarche: innovation is something you create from thinking & doesn’t usually come from existing practices that others are following [link] hjarche: Our Future: Security, Consumption, Participation and/or Green? Canada

Guest Post: Adejare Amoo on an Industrialist’s Role in eLearning in Africa

Nancy White

I think Adejare is my FIRST guest post since I started this blog May 26, 2004. He has a very strong international network. Read on!

The OER Debate, In Full

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

of the CC licenses (May 24, 2004) that attribution became mandatory on every license. 2004, September 7). My observation is that the police and security guards are generally protecting those who *have*, and not those who *need*. Enjoy, and feel free to comment as you wish at the conclusion of the post. can be answered many ways.

Increasing “Jointness” and Reducing Duplication in DoD Intelligence

Martijn Linssen

This move was a surprise to many: the stodgy and security conscious IC was moving ahead of many private sector companies with its use of Web 2.0

“Complicated” vs. “Complex”

Martijn Linssen

1996), “A Nominal Definition of Complex Adaptive Systems,” The Chaos Network, 8(1): 2-3. Kassel, GE: Kassel University Press, 2004. Maxfield, Robert, “Complexity and Organization Management,” Complexity, Global Politics and National Security, David Alberts and Thomas Czerwinski (eds.), To me, my car is complicated.

Humannet at Cisco

Jay Cross

A corporate Twitter network puts power in the hands of the troops, and that’s threatening to an old-timey officer corps. Enterprise Twitter.

Applications and Theory of Educational Social Software

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Metaphor: virtual classroom Network: shared interest or practice, fluid membership, reputation and altruism driven, activity ebbs and flows: Metaphor: virtual community of practice Collective" 'aggregated other', unconscious 'wisdom of the crowds', data mining, never f2f. Learning is a network forming process. We depend on Google.

Want another Apple? No thanks?!

Martijn Linssen

Update 23rd October 0:08 AM CET: Updated the stats to also contain 2004, so theyre inline with my other comparison figures across this blog.

Giant Zero Journalism, cont’d

Doc Searls

The rise and prospects of hyperlocal journalism , from the Knight Citizen News Network. These sites, which take many forms, have rapidly emerged since 2004. While doing research on another topic, I ran across this post by Amy Gahran ( @agahran ) in Poynter , riffing off a March 2007 post on my old blog titled Giant Zero Journalism.

My Digital Identity

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Some of them are more or less permanent, like your social security number. 2004). Journal of the Asynchronous Learning Network , 5 (2).

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Catch Up Post: Virtual Worlds Saving Lives, Experience Design and an RFI for an MMO for NASA (acronym attack!)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Arrgghh!!! NewsGator RSS products now free: No really.


Intelligent Communities Summit - Day One

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

By the end of 2004, it has spread to most universities and colleges in the U.S. They created a whole curriculum out of them, a PC-Network shop.

Futures of the Internet

Doc Searls

Earlier this year the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project and Elon University conducted research toward The Future of the Internet IV , the latest in their survey series , which began with Future of the Internet I – 2004. a great network for helping others around the world. Here’s the.pdf.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Here at ASTD.first session reviews.Ruth Clark and Tony Karrer.

Mark Oehlert

Talks about a meta-analysis (Bernard et al 2004) on distancev classroom….most First, for full disclosure.I So now onto my first two sessions.