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holistic technology

Harold Jarche

I first came across the work of Ursula Franklin through her CBC Massey Lecture series on The Real World of Technology. Technology

Technology, Marketing and Storytelling

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Digital technologies are now expanding the scope of storytelling.  . Technology can help, but it’s far from sufficient. 

Favourite Books of 2013 That I Read

Dan Pontefract

Books – remember those?) by Bill Jensen. I can honestly say it is an ‘epic’ book. I like to read. Disrupt! Think Epic.

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Can AI Help Translate Technological Advances into Strategic Advantage?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic,” is one of the most memorable quotes of science fiction writer Arthur C.

Harnessing the True Potential of Internet of Things Technology

John Hagel

Despite all the hype, businesses are still significantly under-estimating the business impact of Internet of Things (IoT) technology. Now, I'll use IoT technologies to illustrate how just one of many technologies will enable the evolution of business models. Current applications for this technology. Data to advice.

A Growing Backlash Against the Relentless Advances in Technology?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Complex Systems Economic Issues Education and Talent Innovation Management and Leadership Political Issues Society and Culture Technology and Strateg

Modernising Classroom Training through Technology (Online Workshop)

Jane Hart

This workshop looks at how to modernise classroom training through the integration of technology. This 4-week online workshop will cover.

Blockchain - Once Again, the Technological Genie Has Been Unleashed from its Bottle

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Blockchain Revolution , his 16th book, now explains “How The Blockchain Will Transform Everything From Banking To Government To Our Identities.”.

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?"

Handbook of Emerging Technologies for Learning

George Siemens

In 2009 Peter Tittenberger and I wrote a handbook of emerging technologies for learning. We created a supporting website (wiki) for the book. Anyway, I’ve uploaded the pdf version of the document (the wiki is gone): Handbook of Emerging Technology for Learning

technology changes but people don’t

Harold Jarche

“Abundance of books makes men less studious” – Hieronimo Squarciafico c. Technology changes but people don’t] Henry Mintzberg said, “It is the conceit of every generation to believe things are chaos in their. Every fortnight I collate some of the observations and insights that were shared on social media.

Best books

Jay Cross

Michael: 9780917917080: Amazon.com: Books. One of my many seminal books. Vance: 9780984585373: Amazon.com: Books. Join us. link].

Enterprise Social Technology – Review

Harold Jarche

The book is not focused on social media for workplace performance improvement, my own area of professional interest. Books

5 Book Recommendations for Nonprofit Networking and Data Nerds

Beth Kanter

This book is how to create a data-informed culture in your organization that values outcome based measurement. Books Evergreen.

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Thoughts on Steve Jobs, The Book

Steven Berlin Johnson

The first is that we are very lucky that Jobs reached out to Isaacson (and that Isaacson agreed to do it.) I can't think of a better biographer for this project--so much so that one of the strange thoughts I had after Jobs died was, "At least we're going to have this book to read." It's a very subtle book, admirable in its restraint, I think.

8 Books for Nonprofits To Read and Book Giveaway

Beth Kanter

Every year around this time,  I write a post about some books that should be valuable to those who work in the nonprofit and social good sector.

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Better Education Through Technology

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The immediate reaction of the typical Canadian (ie., me) on seeing a sight like this is to suggest that everybody would be better off with a little more investment in technology. But they could instead higher fewer people, pay them more, and use technology to make up the difference. The same could be said of any other technology.

Technology and the Future of Media

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Digital technologies are not only giving rise to more distributed and inclusive models, but are also enabling alternative unilateral-like models. 

Nonprofit Technology Training: Book List

Beth Kanter

But I also regularly read books as part of my ongoing self-directed learning. Photo from Librarianismchronicles Blog. By Dave Meier.

The Glass Box And The Commonplace Book

Steven Berlin Johnson

The great minds of the period—Milton, Bacon, Locke—were zealous believers in the memory-enhancing powers of the commonplace book. It is broken.

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%.

A Useful Framework for Analyzing the Impact of Technology on Jobs

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Last week I discussed a recent Pew Research report on the impact of AI, robotics and other advanced technologies on the future of jobs. 

Announcing My Next Book: The Happy, Healthy Nonprofit

Beth Kanter

Aliza is also a prolific writer and author, having published ten books. We talked about the need for being more mindful of our technology.

Inside Apple: Adam Lashinsky Revealing and Well-Crafted Book.

Bob Sutton

Book Me For A Speech. The Decent Thing to Call My Book - Publishers Weekly. globeandmail.com: Hard facts about this years books.

Launching my new book today! Getting Results From Crowds

Ross Dawson

Today we are launching my new book Getting Results From Crowds: The definitive guide to using crowdsourcing to grow your business ! The Getting Results From Crowds book website has a whole stack of resources, including: * Four free chapters for download. The book will be available in pdf in a while, and in Kindle in Q2 2012.

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Foradian Technologies Interview

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

specialized on online learning, media and collaborative technologies. How technology help in improving the teaching practices? Technology makes it possible for experts to include novices and others in their day-to-day practice in ways unimagined even a decade ago. Questions 1. What are challenges in open online education?

Book Review: When Millennials Take Over and the Fluid Workplace

Beth Kanter

The book discusses how management traditional approaches need to change due to three trends that are coming together in a perfect storm.

Changing the Book game

Clark Quinn

Apple has also democratized the book creation business, with authoring tools for anyone. strategy technologyWhat Apple did to the music industry is  a closer analogy to what is happening here than what they did to the phone industry, however. They have *kind* of done that with Garage Band,  but this is easier.

11 Books Every Leader Should Read - Bob Sutton

Bob Sutton

Book Me For A Speech. The Decent Thing to Call My Book - Publishers Weekly. Six Business Books to Read on the Beach -- Wall Street Journal. globeandmail.com: Hard facts about this years books. Stanford Technology Ventures Program (STVP). Center for Work, Technology and Organization. Good Books. Again?

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Book Review Pointer

Clark Quinn

In case you didn’t see it, eLearn Mag has posted my book review of Mark Warschauer’s insightful book, Learning in the Cloud.   To quote myself: This is … a well-presented, concise, and documented presentation of just what is needed to make a working classroom, and how technology helps.

Technology, Media and Culture - the Best of Times or the Worst of Times?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

USC’s Annenberg Innovation Lab (AIL) was founded in 2010 to study the transformational impact of technology on culture and on the media industries. 

Alone Together - An Important New Book by Sherry Turkle

John Hagel

In 1984, she wrote her first book on computers and people, "The Second Self," in 1984, a book she describes as “full of hope and optimism.” Her second  book, "Life on the Screen" , published in 1995, focused on  “the new opportunities for exploring identity online”. We’d rather text than talk.

Lehigh University Book Chat

Euen Semple

It came about when I spotted a tweet about my book by the lecturer Silagh. They were great questions based on the first 20 chapters of my book which the class had been reading as a set text. This is a great example of what the technology makes possible. It was a blast! Hope I get to do it again sometime.

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The Giant Zero

Doc Searls

Toll-free calls could be made only to a few dozen local exchanges listed in the front of your phone book. The world of distance. Even today.

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How We Got To Now, the Book

Steven Berlin Johnson

It’s my ninth book, but the first to be accompanied by a TV series, airing on PBS beginning on October 15. It has been a busy week!

Productivity and Employment (and Technology): In the Jaws of the Snake

Andy McAfee

think that technology is another big part of it. suggest you do the same. Courtesy of Jared Bernstein, jaredbernstein.com. So what is?

the neo-generalist

Harold Jarche

” Kenneth Mikkelsen and Richard Martin have written a book that defies the formula of most business and management books.

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Two Free E-Books for Nonprofits on Fundraising, Marketing, and Content Strategies

Beth Kanter

Grab your free copy of the npEXPERTS Fundraising Ideas e-book. Book #2:  Feeding the Content Beast. Booksby Marc A. Happy Friday!

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The shockingly short history of the history of technology

David Weinberger

In 1960, the academic journal Technology and Culture devoted its entire Autumn edition [1] to essays about a single work, the fifth and final volume of which had come out in 1958: A History of Technology , edited by Charles Singer, E. J. So, there does seem to be a rough consensus that the first history of technology appeared in 1958.