Mon.Feb 27, 2012

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The Designer’s Toolbox

Jay Cross

We’re software nerds, change agents, standards developers, experience designers, game developers, and problem solvers. Mindmapping. Personas.

Knowledge, Learning and Community

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Contribution to #Change11 online course , February 27. The intent of these short contributions to the #Change11 course is to allow guest speakers to summarize their sum contribution to the field of online learning and new educational technology. These three are intended to be represented as a cycle. But it is a fiction. We ‘recognize’ him.

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Facebook Brand Pages: How To Be Ready

Beth Kanter

Source: Mari Smith. Tomorrow’s  event is invite only, but it will be live streamed   here. Here they are: 1. link]. Tips Tools and Tactics

Why Do We Keep Insisting On Killing Productivity?

Luis Suarez

know that plenty of folks out there may have thought that I have given up on blogging altogether, again!, Well, how can I put it? And here is why.

Ulric Neisser, psychology’s repentant revolutionary

Mind Hacks

The New York Times has an obituary for the founder of cognitive psychology, Ulric Neisser. As with most of his obituaries it glosses over the fact that Neisser later rejected cognitive psychology as a means to fully understand the human mind. Ulric Neisser is widely regarded as having founded the field with his 1967 book Cognitive Psychology.

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Neurohacks column at BBC Future

Mind Hacks

The quite lovely BBC Future has launched (‘the home of new trends in the worlds of Science, Technology, Environment and Health’) and yours truly has a column there: Neurohacks (‘Neuroscience and the psychology of the everyday’). You can find it in the ‘ Brain ‘ section. Non-UK readers – hello!

Commuters

Harold Jarche

Tweet I have only had to commute by vehicle for four years in my life. The rest of the time I have been able to walk or cycle to work.

Filming the rabbit hole

Mind Hacks

I’ve just managed to watch a few editions of Hamilton’s Pharmacopeia , an online documentary series about mind altering drugs, and was pleasantly surprised by the quality of the programmes. In fact, the series is so good it even attracted the attention of The New York Times who wrote an article on the offbeat investigations.

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College Tuition Highlights Broken Education Model

Nine Shift

The student tuition increase crisis highlights how the education model is financially broken.

IM v KM

Martijn Linssen

I enjoyed a pleasant email exchange recently with someone who referenced an earlier (infamous?) blog posting regarding what I witnessed as the death of Knowledge Management in the U.S. Department of Defense. The difference between IM and KM is the difference between a recipe and a chef, a map of London and a London cabbie, a book and its author.

UTAOU Sunday mindmap

Clark Quinn

My mindmap of Sunday’s activities at Up To All Of Us. design

IM v KM

Martijn Linssen

I enjoyed a pleasant email exchange recently with someone who referenced an earlier (infamous?) blog posting regarding what I witnessed as the death of Knowledge Management in the U.S. Department of Defense. The difference between IM and KM is the difference between a recipe and a chef, a map of London and a London cabbie, a book and its author.