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Metacognitive Activity?

Clark Quinn

So, as another outcome of the xAPI base camp a few weeks back, I was wondering about tracking not only learning , but meta-learning.

Activate your knowledge

Harold Jarche

It is a framework that helps move from an awareness of knowledge to activation of its use in the context of getting work done.

Activating Latent Knowledge Capacity

George Siemens

For people who had been blogging since late 1990′s or early 2000′s, Facebook wasn’t of much value. Between flickr, del.icio.us, blogs, RSS readers, and wikis, we were living the distributed, networked, learning dream. Twitter/Facebook, activate multiple latent capacities: sharing, social connections, and images.

Internet Activities Do NOT Affect Adolescence Development

Dan Pontefract

even wrote a post about it entitled, “ Our Three Young Children Blog … Here’s Why “ An article by Kathryn L.

Leadership Thoughts: Master the Art of Active Listening

Luis Suarez

Of course, I am talking about Listening , or, better said, Active Listening. . And here we are! Yes, the best one there is out there still! .

Reclaim Blogging – On Why Your Blog Still Is Your Best Personal Branding Social Tool

Luis Suarez

One of them is my Flickr account and the other one, of course, is my blog. This blog. Well, the answer, right now, as we stand, is No.

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Spike activity 16-05-2014

Mind Hacks

Coverage by the Headquarters blog. Elder statesfolk of cognitive neuroscience Uta and Chris Frith have started an excellent blog called Social Minds. Quick links from the past week in mind and brain news: Motherboard on a legal rights framework for biohacking the brain. Caveat hax0r no? There Is a Doppelganger Inside All Our Heads.

Micro-blogging can help build your organisational culture

Dan Pontefract

How Micro-Blogging Came To Be. This was the beginning of a new term; micro-blogging. Henry Ford. Moving Towards a Culture of Sharing.

Corporate blogging: value versus risks

Ross Dawson

Knowledge@Australian School of Business recently published an interesting article on corporate blogging , which drew on an interview with me. It’s certainly not that every company needs to be blogging, far from it. At stake are the inherent risks in blogging and other forms of social media engagement. Enterprise 2.0

Active sense-making

Harold Jarche

For almost seven years, my blog has been where I try to make sense of my observations. I’ve called it my home base.

Blogs in Education

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

What is a Blog? blog is a personal website that contains content organized like a journal or a diary. Readers catch up with blogs by starting at the top and reading down until they encounter material they’re already read. Blogs are connected to each other to form what is commonly known as the ‘blogosphere’. Bortree, D.S.,

Micro-blogging can help build your organisational culture

Dan Pontefract

How Micro-Blogging Came To Be. This was the beginning of a new term; micro-blogging. Henry Ford. Moving Towards a Culture of Sharing.

Tweet Kings & Pretty Things (aka Micro-Blogging Habits)

Dan Pontefract

The crux of that argument is whether you believe micro-blogging is an active behavior or whether you treat it as passive oversight.

5 Ways to Build and Activate a Community for Your Crowdfunding Campaign

Beth Kanter

Ways to Build and Activate a Community for Your Crowdfunding Campaign guest post by  Sourabh Sharma. I can remember it like it was yesterday.

Back to Blogging, Again: Boira (2010 – … )

Luis Suarez

Anyway, I am back to my usual, regular blogging activities. Indeed, lots and lots of physical activity all around! Barely.

I Will Dispense This Advice on Blogging

Luis Suarez

The thing is vast majority of that advice about blogs keeps missing the whole point on what blogging is all about right from the start.

Why Blogging Still Matters

Luis Suarez

No, I know what you may be thinking, but I am not going to stop blogging nor give up on writing for that matter. The issue is, as usual, time.

2013-01-25 Spike activity

Mind Hacks

China’s One Child Policy may have altered the personality of a generation according to research reviewed by the Nodes of Ranvier blog.

Reimagined Learning: Activities elaborated

Clark Quinn

Another important property of these activities is that they embed, possibly at multiple levels. Finally, activities can be individual or social.

The Power of Words – Back to Blogging!

Luis Suarez

Do you remember when I reflected back on the day about those dormant periods with my blogging over here? What’s happening to me?!?! Check!

2011-02-11 Spike activity

Mind Hacks

Let’s say good-bye to the straw-feminist, says an excellent piece by Cordelia Fine on the science of sex differences on PLoS Blogs. Imagine.

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2013-02-14 Spike activity

Mind Hacks

Quick links from the past week in mind and brain news: “Ever since I learnt about confirmation bias I’ve started seeing it everywhere” Genius line from a Jon Ronson blog post. The fantastic Neuroskeptic blog has moved to Discover Magazine. Update your bookmarks! Check the creepy video. To the bunkers! Linkage

The Evolution of My Complex Relationship with Blogging

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

From time to time, I like to reflect on my feelings about blogging, and then write about them in an entry in my blog.  I have not done so in a while, and it has now been just about six years since I started this blog, so I thought that it would be a good time to return to the subject. more interesting.  But it does not matter. 

Spike activity 15-05-2015

Mind Hacks

Excellent fMRI primer on the Brain Box blog. Quick links from the past week in mind and brain news: What does fMRI measure? The Wall Street Journal has an excellent profile of neuroscientist Sophie Scott and her research understanding laughter. Time has a piece on how rappers are de-stigmatising mental illness. The Brighter Side of Rabies.

2013-02-22 Spike activity

Mind Hacks

Cassie Rodenberg’s blog White Noise tracking the lives of addicts on New York’s streets and is both disturbing and compelling.

2011-02-04 Spike activity

Mind Hacks

The excellent We’re Only Human Blog looks at research on why raising children is hard. ‘Packing’ autistic kids. Linkage

Spike activity 05-10-2014

Mind Hacks

Great piece from Daniel Lakens blog. Quick links from the past week in mind and brain news: Dropping science: neuroscientists throw down epic / excruciating rap battle on Twitter. Bring the line noise. The New Yorker has an interesting piece on the neuroscientific legacy of the Vietnam War. On the science of sensory deprivation. Not so fast.

Blog Post: Knowledge principles for government

David Gurteen

It is one thing for a working group to craft a document defining Knowledge Principles but how many people actually read it and understand it and of those, how many will actively engage with the ideas and put them into action. Knowledge is not information, although information management principles may be applied to captured knowledge.

Spike activity 06-06-2014

Mind Hacks

Advances in the History of Psychology blog has an interesting piece on how Little Albert may not have been correctly identified after all. Quick links from the past week in mind and brain news: Psychedelic chemist, godfather of Ecstasy, and lover of phenethylamines, Alexander Shulgin, has left the building. PhysOrg has an obituary. Linkage

Trainer’s Notebook: Integrating Thinking and Feedback Activities

Beth Kanter

This was the first 90 minutes of the workshop, and while content and interaction kept in active learning mode — the next step was a synthesis.

Making Business Sense of Social Media and Social Networking – Is Blogging Dead?

Luis Suarez

Is blogging dead for you folks as well? When was the last time you created a blog post? Blogging is not dead! Get used to it.

Enterprise microblogging: measuring true value "is relative"

Martijn Linssen

They seem very active participants, and contribute a lot - wouldnt you say so? Threads with the most participants? Most replied to threads?

5 Reasons Why Activity Streams Will Save Your From Information Overload

Luis Suarez

I heart Activity Streams. In my own experience, next to my blog(s), they are the most significant component from the 2.0 without them.

Spike activity 28-02-2014

Mind Hacks

Interesting new neuroscience blog by computational neuroscientist Gabriela Tavares. The Headquarters blog on a study of internet bottom feeders.

2014-01-31 Spike activity

Mind Hacks

Excellent piece on the Discursive of Tunbrige Wells blog. What the Dunning-Kruger effect is and isn’t. asks The Verge. Linkage

2011: My year in blog posts, presentations and other resources

Jane Hart

This is my second blog post reviewing 2011. This book aggregated a lot of my thinking and activities from 2010. January. Social learnin

2014-01-10 Spike activity

Mind Hacks

asks the Cortex Unfolded blog. Quick links from the past week in mind and brain news: Not-So-Sweet Home: The Persistence of Domestic Violence.

2013-11-09 Spike activity

Mind Hacks

Quick links from the past week in mind and brain news: The worst neurobollocks infographics on the web – found by the neurobollocks blog.

2013-03-01 Spike activity

Mind Hacks

Good piece on Daniel Simons’ Blog. The New York Times has an amazing video about technology to enhance the perception of motion. Linkage

Why to avoid advertising as a business model

Doc Searls

I just ran across this item below , which ran almost fourteen years ago in my original blog , and think it’s worth re-running today. People come to eBay for something far more active, involved, participatory and precious than the “aggregated eyeballs” that media machines like AOL and Yahoo lust after. Meg Whitman.