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Analysis and Support of MOOCs

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

With respect to the analysis of the networked interactions, it's not clear to me that we should even be doing this, at least, not in the sense suggested by the question. View the whole discussion here. # # # These are two very different questions and I'm not sure it's useful (or even appropriate) to ask them together. Gibson. No it isn't.

Reality check: intelligence agencies have been using social network analysis since the 1990s

Ross Dawson

wrote: “For nearly 10 years, Netmap has been used primarily in high-level security and intelligence analysis. Citizens.

Power analysis of a typical psychology experiment

Mind Hacks

You really should prefer within-sample analysis, whenever possible (power analysis of this left as an exercise). for a medium effect (0.5)

The celebrity analysis that killed celebrity analysis

Mind Hacks

This is a sensible guideline but I didn’t realise it was triggered by a specific event.

Using social network analysis to uncover authority and centrality

Ross Dawson

have applied the tools and approaches of network analysis to a wide variety of domains, including organizational analysis , industry analysis , client relationship analysis , influence networks , sales and innovation networks , high-performance personal networks , and far more. Zoom in by clicking on the image.

Levels of analysis

Clark Quinn

From that beginning, I’ve been interested in useful mental models, and good analysis from appropriate levels of abstraction. Folks had made efforts at getting abstraction, and failed. That’s what I have tried to do in my books: abstract to useful levels, and guide application in pragmatic ways. Really? meta-learning strategy

Cognitive Task Analysis

Clark Quinn

technique for doing that is Cognitive Task Analysis (CTA). If you’ve got performances that absolutely have to be right, you’ll want to do the analysis ala CTA, and use it to decide what really needs to be in training, checklists , etc. The bad news is, of course, that it still is a daunting read, with considerable depth.

DARPA offers $42 million for ‘revolutionary’ research on social media analysis

Ross Dawson

Among the tools the successful seeker of government funding might choose to employ: linguistic cues, patterns of information flow, topic trend analysis, sentiment detection and opinion mining. The U.S. sharing technology (such as YouTube), and further accelerated by the proliferation of mobile technology. While U.S.

Cheap and Cheerful Audience Analysis for Nonprofits

Beth Kanter

Even more importantly, what motivates them.    So, was delighted when Darren Barefoot asked if he share a guest post about how to do audience analysis.

[berkman] Culturomics: Quantitatve analysis of culture using millions of digitized books

David Weinberger

“Cultoromics is the application of high throughput data collection and analysis to the study of culture.&# NOTE: Live-blogging. Too bad!

From character analysis to orgasm batteries

Mind Hacks

He established free sex clinics and roved the city in a van from which he proselytized for Communism and orgasm. Other People Togetherness

Twitter network analysis of events - what's possible?

Ross Dawson

Among other interesting entrepreneurial activities Daniel is playing with a new venture that does analysis of Twitter activity around events.

Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Why customer service can't.

Martijn Linssen

like to get definitions straightened out and agreed upon when they get "volatile" so to say. Bear with me please Outsourcing then? Coffin. Who cares?

The New Unit of Analysis: Networks

Beth Kanter

The organization is still relevant but no longer the only unit of analysis. Click Through To Twitter Summary of Plenary. Guest Post Networks

Wisconsin Elections Analysis

Nine Shift

August 9, night of the local recall.   We lose big.  GOP spends $30 million on just one rural senate district race. GOP gets 0, nothing. 

Wisconsin Recall Analysis

Nine Shift

Too early for a rationale analysis of the Wisconsin recall, but here's initial thoughts. Wisconsin the big loser, as the state continues its downward economic path. The brain drain will continue to cost the state its best young talent. -No clear impact on other elections. Tea Party still strong.

Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Advertising - paying for our.

Martijn Linssen

Business or Pleasure? - why not both Home About Contact Friday, 28 January 2011 Advertising - paying for our free(mium) world for how long? Eyeballing?

Business or Pleasure? - why not both: It's a mobile revolution.

Martijn Linssen

World War II used two-way radio to receive orders and send back status updates so HQ had a real-time overview of the battlefields. Range? Coffin.

Wisconsin Protests: Election Analysis

Nine Shift

Just my personal analysis of yesterday's election non-results. In case you have not heard, as of this writing the Supreme Court race too close to call. Recounts likely. TOO BAD.  I thought Kloppenburg would win, and win by a good margin. GOOD NEWS. We were outspent by big rich guys by over one million dollars.  GOOD NEWS 2.  Hope Hope).

Wisconsin Protests: Latest Analysis

Nine Shift

The Wisconsin protests are a wonderful symbolic as well as real battle between the last century and this century.  Here's some of my pictures from the big rally that made national and international news. Click on them to enlarge them

Analysis of a folksonomic protest

David Weinberger

Eugenio Tisselli Vélez has posted an analysis of a tag used in Germany to protest a restriction Flickr placed on photos tagged as unsafe. Among its conclusions: The analysis of the data shows that protestors most likely disseminated the use of strategic tagging among their contacts, rather than within a particular specific-interest group.

Harold Jarche » Workplace Performance Analysis Job Aid

Harold Jarche

Business or Pleasure? - why not both: InMaps - a priceless gem

Martijn Linssen

Heck no, that would offer no appetite at all. Mark W. Schaefer wrote a rant post on this , saying he is fed up with meaningless InfoGraphics. Coffin.

Harold Jarche » Analysis for Informal Learning

Harold Jarche

Pew Research Center: great surveys, clueless analysis

Nine Shift

Unfortunately, the Pew folks are fairly clueless about the analysis of their own great surveys. In yesterday's blog entry, we talked about a great new study on the Generation Gap as reported by the Pew Research Center. Nothing could be further from the reality.  Actually, there's a huge generational war going on just below the media surface. 

5 characteristics of how Knowledge Workers like to learn at work

Jane Hart

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Top 100 Tools for Learning 2014 is ready

Jane Hart

Social learning

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Apple subscriptions vs Google One Pass subscriptions – comparison and analysis for publishers

Ross Dawson

Discussion and analysis. will update that analysis soon. The lovely pace of change in the media world isn’t slowing down any….

Harold Jarche » Value Network Analysis Resources

Harold Jarche

Performance - Collaboration - Social Network Analysis - eLearning Hot List

Tony Karrer

June 4, 2009 From E-Learning to Social Learning , June 10, 2009 Investigating the Application of Social Software to Support Networked Learning , June 4, 2009 Top Keywords Social Learning (34) Social Network Analysis (4) Collaboration (43) Mobile Learning (18) Performance (46) Learning Management System (11) eLearning Technology.

Here it is: The Top 100 Tools for Learning 2013

Jane Hart

For a fuller analyis, visit Analysis 2013 Twitter retains its no 1 position for [.]. The Top 100 Tools for Learning 2013 list (released today, 30 September 2013) was compiled from the votes of over 500 learning professionals (from education and workplace learning) from 48 countries. Here are some of the highlights from this year’s list.

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Supporting continuous learning and performance improvement – a vital new area of work

Jane Hart

In my previous post I showed that an analysis of how Knowledge Workers like to learn at work suggests that L&D departments should consider working more closely with people managers to support the continuous development and performance improvement of their people – both in teams and individually.â?¦ ¦ [.]. Social learning

Social Network Analysis - Twitter - Social Media - Best Stuff from Last Week

Tony Karrer

Here is the best stuff from last week via eLearning Learning. Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. Browse eLearning Content

Rahaf Harfoush #ATDTK Keynote Mindmap

Clark Quinn

For instance she made the case for context-sensitive performance support, social network analysis, and a learning culture. social strategy

Learning in the Workplace Survey 2015

Jane Hart

This is our 4th Annual Learning in the Workplace Survey. The survey asks you to rate 10 different ways you learn at work. Social learning

Visualization for Understanding

Harold Jarche

The visualization of social network analysis (SNA) can give us significant new perspectives, not available from looking at a series of data points.

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Mapping quality with VNA

Harold Jarche

With Value Network Analysis, one looks at tangible and intangible asset transfers. It’s just a start.

Take the Learning in the Workplace 2013 survey; the results might surprise you

Jane Hart

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The Social Priming Studies in “Thinking Fast and Slow” are not very replicable

Mind Hacks

The original analysis, and Kahneman’s response are worth reading in full. Is it a blogpost? Who knows?!). Kahneman’s response.

The role of informal social networks in building organizational creativity and innovation

Ross Dawson

However what I particularly picked up on was the report’s references to the use of social network analysis. Collaboration Enterprise 2.0