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Education Technology Strategies - Day One

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

lessons scripted around 1:1 laptop); IT issues - we were a Windows network, with everything on our own domain - we needed to open eg printing etc O - consumer technology far more accessible in 2012 esp. Using technology to find more (vs. the Macbook, Android - web-based applications, eg. Are remote labs effective? Which 6?"

Education Technology Strategies - Day Two

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

So the Achieving Excellents has four major objectives: - achieving excellence - ensuring equity - promoting well-being - competence We''ve also been partnering with the Council of Directors of Educations (CODE - ''superintendants'') - this boosts what we know about technology and enabling innovations. How do we build on this? From 68%.

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: The World Is Spiky

John Hagel

High technology and things like the world wide web are just highways in the sky with out any real connection with upgrading people lives.

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."

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Dubai - Global Talent Magnet

John Hagel

One of the approaches was to find a location (with focused goals, infrastructure, resources, etx) as opposed to a discrete business or technology.

New Technology Supporting Informal Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Abstract We often talk about games, simulations and other events in learning, but these technologies support only episodic learning. Equally important are those technologies that provide a context for these learning episodes, an environment where students and interact and converse among themselves. 2005). 2005). 2005).

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Druckers Gone

John Hagel

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stevenberlinjohnson.com: Vertical Ascent

Steven Berlin Johnson

Posted by: Stian Haklev | December 08, 2005 at 10:36 AM The comments to this entry are closed. Really weird setup. Discover column on Web 2.0.

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Steven Berlin Johnson

December 11, 2005 in Cities | Permalink Comments There's a reason those New Englanders are alarmingly friendly. And it creates value.

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: What is Web 2.0?

John Hagel

reports, Dale never really defined the term, using examples rather than a definition to communicate its meaning: "DoubleClick was Web 1.0;

stevenberlinjohnson.com: Delicious

Steven Berlin Johnson

Downloading one's address book information into a CSV file is an example of this freedom. regret, envy, excitement.and maybe even panic.

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Unbundling Time Warner

John Hagel

We each have only 24 hours of attention each day – no amount of technology innovation will change that basic fact of life. Dont Count On It.

stevenberlinjohnson.com: Literary Darwinism

Steven Berlin Johnson

Posted by: Steven Shaviro | November 07, 2005 at 11:20 AM Steve, great point. before Edward O. Have you ever read that one? And Other Questions.

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Bra Blowback

John Hagel

Top Form has set up a laboratory near Shenzhen to aggressively pursue research into bra technology. Dont Count On It. Please try again.

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Diamonds and China

John Hagel

It is another example of China’s ability to compete on skill, rather than simply wage rate advantages. Dont Count On It. Please try again.

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Patterns of Business Innovation in China and India

John Hagel

For example in the massive industrial park in Suzhou a new University has opened and is still under construction. Dont Count On It. These U.S.

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Process versus Practice

John Hagel

Dont Count On It. have written about Jotspot before and I think it is great that Ken will be joining that team. Your comment has not yet been posted.

The (Uneven) Digitization of the US Economy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Digital technologies are all around us, - increasingly ubiquitous and commoditized.   But, are they a major source of competitive differentiation ? 

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stevenberlinjohnson.com:

Steven Berlin Johnson

December 16, 2005 in Television | Permalink Comments Yes! The IPod example is an undeniable manifestation of this phenomenon. Faiser Posted by: Faiser | December 17, 2005 at 03:25 AM "Jumping the shark" is so last year. Interface Culture : How New Technology Transforms the Way We Create and Communicate My first.

Contra Canadian Media

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Social networking and Web 2.0, for example, is a major story, and at the centre of Web 2.0 is Flickr, the company founded by and brought to prominance by the blogosphere. those not about journalists and their areas of interest) as 'technology', 'narrow topics', covered by 'mini-blogospheres'. But it's based in bias and misperception.

On Surveillance

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

At a minimum, such requirements impose a certain overhead on them, requiring excess storage and retrieval capacity, the production of reports, the acquisition of surveillance technology, and more. The covert actions of the RCMP during the FLQ crisis remain within living memory, and the excesses of McCarthyism a decade or so earlier also.

Kisangani

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

There [is a] remarkable similarity between the map of Africa's civil wars and the map of its precious resources: the Democratic Republic of the Congo (gold and diamonds), Angola (diamonds and oil), Sudan (oil), Sierra Leone (diamonds) and Liberia (diamond trafficking and timber) are the most obvious examples. For AIDS in Afghanistan, is it?"

What Will Life Be Like in an AI Future?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

People have long argued about the future impact of technology.  What will life be like in such an AI future? What happens then?

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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.

More Reflections on SharePoint and Picking Technology | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

feature is something that makes a tool usable. ) For example, a wiki is a tool. These are examples of features. My folders. Your folders.

Crowd-milking

Harold Jarche

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

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The Changing Nature of Globalization in Our Hyperconnected, Knowledge-Intensive Economy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

In April, 2005, NY Times columnist Tom Friedman published The World is Flat: A Brief History of the Globalized World in the Twenty-first Century. 

Patent Activity and the State of US Innovation

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

With the pace of technological change making heads spin, we tend to think of our age as the most innovative ever,” it points out.  history.”.

Is a College Education Still Worth It?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

These blue-collar activities have also been prime candidates for technology substitution and offshoring.  . Inequality provides incentives. 

Becoming a Digital Business: Progress and Obstacles

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Companies are making investments in social platforms and technologies, but, in general, their efforts remain haphazard and disjointed. 

The Passing of an Era

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Having sold its PC business to Lenovo  in 2005, IBM itself did not mark the occasion, and as far as I know, neither did Lenovo or the other companies still selling IBM PC’s.  Mainframes  were built using fairly sophisticated and expensive technologies.  The IBM Personal Computer  was announced on August 12, 1981.  Mainframes survived. 

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.

Education, Technology and Myth

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Responding to Norm Friesen, E-Learning Myth #2: Technology Drives Educational Change In this post, various propositions have been collected under a single heading. From the text: It is often said or implied that technology or technological change impact education. So I conclude that technology changes education. will be?)

Is There a STEM Crisis or a STEM Surplus?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

still struggle to find employment as many companies, including Boeing, IBM , and Symantec , continue to lay off thousands of STEM workers.”. workforce.

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Seven years and 95 theses

Harold Jarche

2005 - Regular readers know that I often refer to  The Cluetrain Manifesto. Technology WirearchyDo hyperlinks really subvert hierarchy?

Reflections on the Future of TV

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

I’ve long been interested in the impact of digital technologies on the media industry.  Does this spell the end of television as we know it? 

More Reflections on SharePoint and Picking Technology | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

feature is something that makes a tool usable. ) For example, a wiki is a tool. These are examples of features. My folders. Your folders.

More Reflections on SharePoint and Picking Technology | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

feature is something that makes a tool usable. ) For example, a wiki is a tool. These are examples of features. My folders. Your folders.

More Reflections on SharePoint and Picking Technology | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

feature is something that makes a tool usable. ) For example, a wiki is a tool. These are examples of features. My folders. Your folders.

CoP Series #10: Stewarding Technology for Community | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Elearning is growing and evolving hand in glove with a constellation of technologies that have their roots in a number of places. United States.