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In Defense of Data Centrism

Martijn Linssen

I was designing the platform before taking on the fight to tease out relevant data about student performance. What works, and why?

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Pseudorandom Thoughts on Privacy, Security and Trust

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

For example, Google's code search. A system is only as secure as its weakest point. Feynman also got involved in safe-cracking - he would try to find patterns in the security. From a security implementor's point of view - stupid defenses only keep out stupid attackers. Security is not convenient. It's complicated.

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

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Why wasn’t stronger security designed into the original Internet protocols? The book is organized into three main sections. Period.

What will universities monetize in the future?

George Siemens

If I was tasked with designing a course from scratch, I would start by searching repositories, rather than creating any new content.

The Future of Work and Learning 2: Chatbots

Jane Hart

search for relevant or customised content (or courses) on say YouTube, Wikipedia or Coursera. Why chatbots? Take for instance, Alice and Evie.

Blockchains: the Promise of More Frictionless, Trusted Economies

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Why wasn’t stronger security designed into the original Internet infrastructure? Foremost among them is security. The result?

More Reflections on SharePoint and Picking Technology | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Each community “ready to go with a click&# but siloed in the very design of the software. This proved to be very true. My folders. Again.

What's the Future of Jobs?

John Hagel

Robots are already designing and building their compatriots. Until then, the best advice we can give our children is to search wherever they can (and certainly beyond the four walls of the classroom) for a sustaining passion that excites and engages them and to not stop until they have found it. Is STEM our future? Work versus jobs.

Doc Searls Weblog · Maybe they should call it ButtBook

Doc Searls

Please note that you will only appear in searches outside Facebook when your search settings are set to “Everyone&#. Hey, Buddy.

Shaping the Future of the Internet

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

What design choices have led to the Internet as we know it? Its 7 articles explore some of the major issues shaping the Internet’s future.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "MIT Researchers Advance Lecture Capture with Search Capabilities" (Campus Technology)

Mark Oehlert

You can try it for yourself here. Are we really getting closer to a debate about the role/function/value of resident higher education experiences?

Reflections on Bitcoin

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

For over 2,500 years , money has played a central role in the rise of civilizations and in human affairs of all kinds. Others are pretty negative. .

What Universities Must Learn About Social Networks

Jay Cross

How do I search for information?”. Very much like the continuous changes in social network software, network security is a day to day concern.

How Will AI Likely Impact How We Work, Live and Play?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Public safety and security. “One of the more successful uses of AI analytics is in detecting white collar crime, such as credit card fraud.

Becoming MOOC

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

A student who cannot navigate complex websites, search for and assess resources, or make new friends through a social network may have difficulty navigating through a cMOOC. And in order to preserve and promote self-efficacy, design is important. Cognitive Flow: The Psychology of Great Game Design. There are two types of MOOCs.

Reinventing Society in the Wake of Big Data

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Most people think that big data is about what people do online, like posts on Facebook or searches on Google. But, what do we mean by big data

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The postal model of privacy

Doc Searls

It was a pivotal moment in the debate, because the metaphor illustrated clearly how the Internet was designed to respect privacy. In The Only Way to Restore Trust in the NSA , security guru Bruce Schneier writes, “The public has no faith left in the intelligence community or what the president says about it. Respect, that is.

New Tools Beget Revolutions: Big Data and the 21st Century Information-based Society

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

We believe that our approach to apply analytics to the design of clinical trials has the potential to signi?cantly

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Social Media Planning and Evaluation for NGOs | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Do a search to see who has linked to that post? (Do Do you know how to do this on Google, Yahoo or Microsoft search? Just a note on this.

eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

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

The Social Organisation Manifesto

Martijn Linssen

op 5/27/2010 02:18:00 AM Labels: 2.0 , adapt , change , E2.0 , maturity , Social Business Design , trust 1 reacties: eva.santisteban said.

eLearning Conferences 2012

Tony Karrer

link] December 5-6, 2011 Learning Space Design Summit, 2 nd , Melbourne, Australia. Clayton R. You can contact him at: Online.

7 Shifts: The Future of Social Media and Internal Communications

Ross Dawson

Social search will drive value. The promise of social search will finally bear fruit, with for once enterprise technology moving ahead of consumer tech. As companies virtualise, using workers and contractors around the world, work processes will be designed to be used equally well by people both inside and outside the organisation.

The edX, Udacity and Coursera Showdown

Dan Pontefract

February 20 – First official Udacity courses launch - CS 101: Building a Search Engine and CS 373: Programming a Robotic Car. Money.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "Is Web 2.0 Safe?" (MSN article)

Mark Oehlert

MSN article) Here is the shocking synopsis of this article : Security needs to be better in Web 2.0 Safe?" (MSN apps. Safe?" (MSN

Beyond Free ? Open Learning in a Networked World

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

They are however designed to be standalone talks as well so hopefully you will not be as unfulfilled after the talk as you might be afraid of being.

eLearning Conferences 2011

Tony Karrer

link] December 6-10, 2010 Computer Security Applications Conference, 26 th , Austin, Texas, USA. You can contact him at:

The edX, Udacity and Coursera Showdown

Dan Pontefract

February 20 – First official Udacity courses launch - CS 101: Building a Search Engine and CS 373: Programming a Robotic Car. Money.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Single-Site Browsers: Interesting Design Development or Battle for the Desktop?

Mark Oehlert

SSBs can be designed to be customized to a specific Web app and that means slimmed down, sleeker UIs. Confused? Great. Right on track.

Reflections on the Nature of Human Organizations

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Transaction costs are incurred in obtaining goods and services outside the firm, such as searching for the right people, negotiating a contract, coordinating the work, managing intellectual property and so on. Urbanization is one of the major forces transforming societies all over the world. billion, passing from 7.0 billion to 9.3 or 2.2.

Open, Collaborative Trust Frameworks

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

ID³ , - the Institute for Institutional Innovation by Data Driven Design, - is a new multidisciplinary non-profit institution formed to develop architectural frameworks, open source software and educational content for the protection, sharing and monetization of sensitive data. I just joined its Board of Directors.

Digital Common Law

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

While broad parameters of law continue to be set by legislatures, executive branch agencies and courts, the point of this social-legal-technical ecosystem is to embed as many fundamental principles of decision-making, oversight, and enforcement as possible into the software design and network protocols themselves.” . Is this even feasible?

Earth to Mozilla: Come back home

Doc Searls

Ads in search turn out to be useful. We need to find our soul and our spirit.” ” That spirit is embodied in the Mozilla Manifesto.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): 12th Annual Webby Award Winners.Nicely done and nicely designed.

Mark Oehlert

Love the design. I love the Webby Awards. Thought they were a bit cheesy at first but what do I know? So use them as that. from there.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): The Invention of Good Games:Understanding Learning Design in Commercial Video Games (Katrin Becker thesis)

Mark Oehlert

by Robert Bloomfield) | Main | Small Basket of MindMapping Items » February 27, 2008 The Invention of Good Games:Understanding Learning Design in Commercial Video Games (Katrin Becker thesis) Katrins important thesis is now available both as a Wiki and a PDF download. Clay Shirky My latest additions to

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Zone Alarm Listen UP!! This is NOT Customer Service!

Mark Oehlert

Normally I run Zone Alarms security suite of products and I generally think they are the best out there - they are certainly better than Norton in terms of being Norton being such a resource hog. Maybe Im just torqued at the system right now but there is a bad design principle at work here somewhere. This is NOT Customer Service!

Stop breaking down silos, let's enginize the pistons

Martijn Linssen

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Beyond Assessment ? Recognizing Achievement in a Networked World

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

It''s the basis for instructional design. You start with what you want them to learn, design an experience, cause them to learn it, build in some checks, and see that this has all happened in the end. ALT, the Association for Learning Technology, in Britain, is designing and creating badges as part of its ocTEL MOOC. Figure 1.

[dpla] Europeana

David Weinberger

A: Secure material from institutions, and openness. A: It’s the only place you can search across libraries, museums. Things are now available without having to search thousands of sites. We do provide a search engine that you can use on your Web site. Europeana is designed to be scalable and robust. A: Yes.

The 2016 Look at the Future of Online Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

We've been through this with learning objects, with learning design, and more: the problem of learning is not a search problem. The same people offering these programs will resist to the end the idea of the average (low-paying) student designing their own programmes. The first was the obvious basis in technology. Fair enough.