Thu.Mar 08, 2012

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[2b2k] No, now that you mention it, we’re not overloaded with information

David Weinberger

On a podcast today, Mitch Joel asked me something I don’t think anyone else has: Are we experiencing information overload? Everyone else assumes that we are. Including me. found myself answering no, we are not. There is of course a reasonable and valid reason to say that we are. Some of those sights are awe-inspiring. Some are life-changing.

Message It: How to Make the Most of Your New Facebook Page

Beth Kanter

Ash Shepherd wrote a guest post earlier this week that offered fabulous templates and steps for developing the graphic images for your Facebook Page.

The inexorable rise of work markets

Ross Dawson

The role and prominence of online markets for work have soared dramatically over the last few years, but this is just the beginning. Prominent VC Fred Wilson of Union Square Ventures has just written a post The Nature Of The Firm and Work Markets , referencing, as I did in both of these books, the seminal work of Ronald Coase. hotels, car rentals.)

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Reimagining Learning

Clark Quinn

On the way to the recent Up To All Of Us un conference  (#utaou), I hadn’t planned an agenda. An interview could produce an audio recording.

Catching the krokodil

Mind Hacks

Over the last few months somewhat sensational media reports have appeared discussing a cheap Russian heroin-like drug nicknamed ‘krokodil’ due to it causing scaly lesions at the site of injection. The main part of the article is reproduced below edited to remove the references. The drug is administered intravenously or intramuscularly.