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Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Unbundling Time Warner

John Hagel

We are seeing content proliferate and a new bottleneck emerging: our attention. Content will not be king – audiences will be king.

stevenberlinjohnson.com: Delicious

Steven Berlin Johnson

This is what lets users effectively take their content with them. regret, envy, excitement.and maybe even panic. Discover column on Web 2.0.

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Goldhaber and Attention Economy

John Hagel

For example, he anticipated that all organizations would become temporary and that money would diminish in importance as a medium of exchange.

stevenberlinjohnson.com: Why The Web Is Like A Rain Forest

Steven Berlin Johnson

For most readers here, I suspect that the example scenario I give will be old news, but the more interesting stuff comes at the end. October 03, 2005 in Articles , Web | Permalink Comments Nice piece Steven. For example, an industrial forester views dead and dying old trees as "decadent" and fallen logs as "waste."

Evidence and Obesity

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The author wants us to believe the counterintuitive conclusion that "children who eat larger amounts of so-called junk food actually had less chance of being overweight." To support this contention, he cites three studies, providing references for none of them, but all of which, he asserts, find no correlation between poor eating habits and obesity.

Snake Oil

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Where this has been tried - Argentina, for example - the results have been impressive. public education, for example, will produce increases in GDP well beyond the 0.6 Private companies have called on the BBC to scale back all its online activities, including free content offered by BBC Learning, calling it unfair competition.

Failing to Connect

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

That we hurt developing nations, for example, if we give them knowledge for free. The dumping of free food on a nation, for example, prices food below the level of sustinance for local farmers, in effect killing the local farming industry. Lawrence lessig writes of a talk he gave in South Africa promoting Creative Commons. It's not.

Greasemonkey

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Inspired by Google's AutoLink feature the script basically gives users the capacity to change the content of web pages on the fly - not the text so much (though the 'Michael Jackson remover' is sure to be a hit with news readers tired of that sort of pap) as the code that controls the page display. There is a Greasemonkey blog (naturally).

Belief

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

It is almost identical, in content and vocabulary, to that expressed by David Hume. How, for example, do we come to believe that one thing causes another? Yet we see them repeatedly applied - a critic of mine recently argued against free educational content on the grounds that students would not value the learning that resulted.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Great New PaperVision Examples - 3D in Your Browser

Mark Oehlert

» February 28, 2008 Great New PaperVision Examples - 3D in Your Browser Ive blogged before about PaperVision.in Really useful. del.icio.us

Open Education, MOOCs, and Opportunities

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

In addition to LOM, the consortium designed Content Packaging, to bundle sets of learning objects for storage and delivery, and sequencing and design specifications, to organize them into courses. Content was treated differently by Stallman. It because successful because it offered flexibility to content authors and publishers.

Knowledge sharing paradox revisited

Harold Jarche

– Dave Pollard (2005). Stephen Downes is an excellent example of personal knowledge-sharing, as well as Rob Paterson and Luis Suarez.

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The Smart Worker : shares what s/he learns

Jane Hart

We need to ensure the privacy and security of our organisation’s content. Tweet. The Smart Worker : needs job aids rather than courses.

Social Computing Guidelines and Why You Would Still Need Them

Luis Suarez

Let’s take, for example, Twitter. May 2005. . Ensure confidential content is properly addressed in the guidelines. Really?

What blogging was

David Weinberger

For example, the blogosphere (remember when that was word?) as I knew it didn’t count LiveJournal as a blogging service, I think because it wasn’t “writerly” enough, and because of demographic differences that themselves reflect several other biases. Fellow Hours are private. No, this is not ironic.) Presence.

Crowd-milking

Harold Jarche

In 2005, Seth Godin advised on how a budding entrepreneur could take advantage of the long tail. It’s about the tail. Image by Seth Godin.

Reflections on Ten Years of Blogging

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Friedman’s words came to mind as I was reflecting on the evolution of blogging since I posted my first blog in May of 2005.

New Forms of Assessment: measuring what you contribute rather than what you collect

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The cheating hasn't stopped with this 2005 article, and it's not limited to the U.S. Cheating occurs when they perform something other than the intended task in order to produce the result - copying answers, for example, in order to achieve higher grades than they would have earned on their own. society." It reads: "Enron. WorldCom.

Blogs in Education

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

blog is a personal website that contains content organized like a journal or a diary. Authors typically upload a wide range of multimedia content such as art to sites like Deviantart , videos to hosting services such as YouTube , slide shows and PDFs to SlideShare and photos to sites like Flickr. 2005). Lead by example.

Sustainability and MOOCs in Historical Perspective

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Distance learning therefore required the creation and distribution of learning content, of course packages that would support independent study. We see the content side, and we see the interactivity side. The idea of a learning object was to patent some educational content, digital content, in a standardized way. Get it?

Live blogging Politics of the Internet

Doc Searls

How can we speak of a giant zero when companies and governments are being “smart” (either through government censorship or carrier limitations, including the urge to bill everything, to pick a couple of examples). www.linuxjournal.com/content/doc-searls- giant - zero. Did the Internet have to happen? Commercialization.

On the Three or Four Problems of Connectivism

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

This listing does not include my work published in academic books (for example, ''The Role of Open Educational Resources in Personal Learning'', in Open Educational Resources: Innovation, Research and Practice , published this year by Athabasca University Press). Internally, we can appear to examples of self-organization.

MOOC - The Resurgence of Community in Online Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The phenomenon of ''wrapped MOOCs'' will be described, and Downes will outline several examples of local support for global MOOCs. The implications for the French-speaking world of distance education will be considered, and Downes will outline strategies and examples of the use of MOOCs to promote linguistic diversity. What is a MOOC?

Mass Collaboration Workshop, Day Two

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

An example is social tagging networks. 2005). The recommended learnss for each person all the tag assocciations they have done in the past, and then tries to match this pattern to all the different examples. Bryant, Forte and Buckman 2005 - role and goal changes from being on the outside to gradually becoming a core member.

The Future of Online Learning: Ten Years On

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Despite set-backs – for example, the lobbies by private corporations to prevent the deployment of municipal Wi-Fi – it is not unreasonable to expect that inexpensive wireless broadband will be ubiquitous in most populated areas. report from Gartner Consulting, for example, suggests that Windows Vista is collapsing under its own weight.

Education Technology Strategies - Day One

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

cost effective - wan''t our goal, our goal was access - 2005 - Lindsay & Good - simulations just as good or worse than traditional labs - remote labs were just as good or better than traditional - 2007 - Corter et. the Macbook, Android - web-based applications, eg. Are remote labs effective? The vessel of course is people like me, or you.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): DoWeb Comics Offer Another Way to Handle Content and Crowds?

Mark Oehlert

Main | Headed to DevLearn » October 31, 2007 DoWeb Comics Offer Another Way to Handle Content and Crowds? WebWare Story ) Hi. del.icio.us

Back when tags were budding

David Weinberger

I just came across an article from my old JOHO newsletter, from May 2005, that I wrote for Esther Dyson’s Reality 1.0. For example: In the physical world, a fruit can hang from only one branch. When it comes to innovation on the Internet, metadata is becoming the new content. Here’s the introductory section.

Bring on The Live Web

Doc Searls

For example, we could search in real time, but search engine indexes were essentially archives, no matter how often they were updated.

Google Plus – One Social Networking Tool to Rule Them All

Luis Suarez

Why force them to go and do a couple of extra clicks to get access to interesting and relevant content when you can do that right there!

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The TED of all Learning Conferences #LWF12

Dan Pontefract

None of the keynote sessions crossed the 20-minute mark in formal content delivery. Why am I so smitten over the quality of #LWF12 ? Speakers.

Is it too late to save the Net from the carriers?

Doc Searls

It was submitted in November 2005 and ran in the February 2006 issue. That’s what the big carrier and content companies believe.

Response to Dron

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

But that is not why I think connectivism is distinct from connectionism (I honestly don''t know whether Rumelhart, for example, would have said connectionism applies to networks of crickets - but I imagine that if he thought about it for a while he would agree that it does). Here''s his paper , which you may need to read first. Watts. And so.

Strata Conference Wrap Up: Big Data, Big Opportunities

George Siemens

For example, most research projects begin with a hypothesis, followed by data collection and analysis. The internet and the web (in its web 2.0

The OER Debate, In Full

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

It is a complex topic which incorporates multiple perspectives and questions in relation to commercial use of OER, for example: Should OER protect the future freedoms of users and creators or the resources themselves? That no money is charged for access to the content of this site. Some history is in order to substantiate this claim.

Full Circle Associates " Catch up strategies in online courses

Nancy White

Create or encourage the creation of summaries for both content and process where appropriate. Here is a snippet to get us started. What else?

Catch up strategies in online courses | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Create or encourage the creation of summaries for both content and process where appropriate. Here is a snippet to get us started. What else?

Catch up strategies in online courses | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Create or encourage the creation of summaries for both content and process where appropriate. Here is a snippet to get us started. What else?

Catch up strategies in online courses | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Create or encourage the creation of summaries for both content and process where appropriate. Here is a snippet to get us started. What else?

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Where Do You Begin (Part II)

Mark Oehlert

Army Games for Good : excerpt " In addition to the many civilian examples of Games for Good (G4G), theU.S. Main |.but percent."