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cooperation, measurement, security and more

Harold Jarche

Every fortnight I curate some of the observations and insights that were shared on social media. call these Friday’s Finds. ” #crapdetection.

the network era trinity

Harold Jarche

In these cases, collaboration (working for a common objective) and cooperation (sharing freely without direct reciprocity) flow both ways.

a triple operating system

Harold Jarche

In these cases, collaboration (working for a common objective) and cooperation (sharing freely without direct reciprocity) flow both ways.

The Economic Potential of The Internet of Things

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Home - Energy management, security, safety, and automation of home chores. Privacy, Security, Confidentiality and IP.  Interoperability. 

Becoming MOOC

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

good example of this is the Framework for 21st Century Learning, which addresses several dimensions of this new type of learning, including core skills of collaboration, creativity, communication and critical thinking, and supporting skills such as workplace skills, information media skills, and the traditional core types of literacy and numeracy.

Why Blockchains Could Transform How the Economy Works

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Right up front , the Economist distinguishes between three different notions that are often muddled up when discussing blockchains:  .

A Year in Photos

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

There are still security problems and so barriers and barbed wire can be an inconvenience. The sameness isn''t what creates learning and growth.

Education Technology Strategies - Day One

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

better) information Using technology to have students share (but not collaborate in problem solving) What if we made thinking the foundation rather than the pinnacle of learning? Daniel - teachers encourage collaboration, many classes use cloud websites to collaborate on docs - EdSpee? Are remote labs effective? Which 6?"

How Can We Ensure that Our Complex AI Systems Do What We Want Them to Do?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Security : how to prevent intentional manipulation by unauthorized parties;” and . What is it that makes these systems so intrinsically complex? 

The Digital Evolution Index

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Last year, the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University published Digital Planet: Readying for the Rise of the e-Consumer. 

The Promise and Challenges of Health Analytics

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

On February 24 I attended a workshop in MIT on the Future of Health Analytics.  What are phenotypes?  How can that be? 

Education Technology Strategies - Day Two

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

When we talk to parents and students, they want 21st century learning - critical skills, collaboration skills, communication skills. not I have a plan [link] - we don''t believe in 1:1 necessarily, because we believe collaboration is huge - we want teachers to be part of the creation, not just going from page 1-35 From 68%.

Meet Gen Z Philanthropist Sejal Makheja, Founder Elevator Project

Beth Kanter

That’s where I first read about  Sejal Makheja, 16, a sophomore who lives in McLean, Va. Fundraising

APA facilitated CIA torture programme at highest levels

Mind Hacks

We concluded that APA’s principal motive in doing so was to align APA and curry favor with DoD. detention centers abroad.

News 25

[liveblog] The future of libraries

David Weinberger

Dan stresses working together, collaboration. “DPLA is as much a social, collaborative project as it is a technical project.” Homeland Security quickly suggested that they stop. We normalize the data, which is essential if you want to enable it for collaboration. NOTE: Live-blogging. Getting things wrong.

The Complex Transition to the Age of the Cloud

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

But, as a number of studies have pointed out, it is also a key factor, perhaps the key factor, in the way IT will be organized and managed in the future.  “The IT function of 2015 will bear little resemblance to its current state,” concludes one such report.  In June of 2008 I participated in a conference on cloud computing. 

eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

link] December 3-7, 2012 Computer Security Applications Conference , 28 th , annual, Orlando, Florida, USA. Clayton R. Mlýn , Czech Republic.

Future of Virtual 3D Environments for Learning

Tony Karrer

Based on the recent Big Question - Learning Technology 2015 – I received an interesting question: "Tony, what do you think of environments like Second Life? What about by 2015 to go along with the big question? But I think there’s something that will come in from the back door that could cause significant adoption by 2015.

Virtual Worlds Conference at UT Austin

Tony O'Driscoll

Here are the charts: Panel 1: Virtual Worlds as a Platform for Commerce and Collaboration. You can see the agenda here. think she is right on.

IT in the Age of the Cloud

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Its overall conclusion is that fundamental changes, already underway, will take place in how the IT function is organized and managed:  “The IT function of 2015 will bear little resemblance to its current state.  This calls for greater collaboration between the business and IT sides of the organization. Externalized Service Delivery.