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RSS Changeover Day Experiences

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Well, I''ve done my duty and saved my Google RSS data, and now I''m looking for a new reader. What next? Slick. But there isn''t. Tired.

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Take us to The Rivers

Doc Searls

Being RSS-fed and in plain formatting, they loaded instantly, and were so Web 1.0+ News rivers were a brilliant idea in the first place.

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Social Media: An Interview

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

But probably the definitive date would be when I wrote An Introduction to RSS for Educational Designers in 2002 ( [link] ). have always viewed RSS as the prototypical social media technology. As I mentioned, I use RSS most of all. It also autosaves, a feature that has saved me numerous times. It is based on the internet.

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How Do I Make Sense of Social Networking Tools

Luis Suarez

Reeder : Of course, I still use RSS feeds. RSS newsfeeds is another one to add into that pile. Slack does the trick. And very much so!

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Online Newspaper Software

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

uses automatic tagging * ProsePoint - online newspaper with configurable sections * Managing News - Tracks news through RSS feeds and displays where each event is happening on a map Prose Point Express This site hosts newspapers - looks like Drupal but I would have to confirm. Modules for facebook like and Disqus comments.

Please, Hamel, Don't Hurt 'Em

Andy McAfee

Photo of Andrew McAfee Home Blog About RSS Andrew McAfees Blog The Business Impact of IT Tweet Please, Hamel, Don’t Hurt ‘Em by Andrew McAfee on March 31, 2009 On March 24, Gary Hamel posted to his Wall Street Journal Management 2.0 But how should companies do this? How should they reinvent their management practices? See #9.

Introduction to Social Networking

Harold Jarche

There are several different online social networks, but for our purposes, we’ll focus on the three that tend to be used the most by learning professionals–Facebook, LinkedIn and Ning. It is more “buttoned-down” than Facebook with a more formal culture of relationships and connections. Common Features of Social Networks.

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Beyond Institutions Personal Learning in a Networked World

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Right now, I currently have an issue with my own system because people are putting hypertext markup language inside the author field in their RSS.

MOOCs and the OPAL Quality Clearinghouse

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

number of MOOCs have used gRSShopper, an application that harvests RSS feeds created by participant platforms, organizes the material, and redistributes it as a daily email newsletter and RSS feed. This is an important feature of MOOCs. Please describe your practice Please be specific. What works in your view?

Learning in the Digital Age: The Reality and the Myth

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

We project our thoughts, our ideas, our beliefs, our features onto the chaos. It's like drugs, it's like green, it's like Facebook friends, it's like e?learning. remember the RSS standards wars of the late `80s, early `90s. RSS was a syndication format and there were too many different flavours of RSS. It's a myth.

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I Know It When I See It

Andy McAfee

Photo of Andrew McAfee Home Blog About RSS Andrew McAfees Blog The Business Impact of IT Tweet I Know It When I See It by Andrew McAfee on January 27, 2009 More and more often these days I get asked “Does [offering X] from [vendor Y] qualify as an Enterprise 2.0 products that lack the ability to produce “meaningful&# RSS feeds.

Sustainability and MOOCs in Historical Perspective

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Early online learning featured conferencing and this, of course, would be the interactivity type of online learning. Facebook is the world's largest repository of photographs. What I would do is, I would take data from different websites in a data format called RSS and all you need to know about RSS is it's content computers can read.

Blueprints for Networked Cocreation: 1. Intentcasting - EMERGENT.

Seb Paquet

Subscribe via RSS. Plancast and Facebook Events fall in this category. Facebook pages like this one do a similar job. Delete.

How to Get the Most out of a Conference

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

that leave only tantalizing glimpses. This is the case for an entry that came out today, How to Get the Most out of the Conference. Keeping track.

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Using a CMS to Make Your Website Social

Beth Kanter

Most of the CMS tools we reviewed can support this, but surprisingly few allow you to moderate which of the items from that RSS feed are displayed.

Institutions, Confidence, and the News Crisis ? Clay Shirky

Clay Shirky

And of course, the longer any given institution maintains a stable role, the less that role seems like an accident and the more it seems like a robust feature of reality. * * *. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 Clay Shirky) so I posted it on my Facebook ,hope you don’t mind. Entries (RSS).

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New Technology Supporting Informal Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Aldrich, 2005) It is this feature, and not simply the action and the graphics, that motivates learners and draws them in. child raised on text alone will think and learn differently from a child raised on cartoons or a child raised on Facebook. Additionally, however, gRSShopper has a built-in RSS aggregator. Akili, G. K. 2007).

The New Television: How the iPad Changes Everything

Kevin Wheeler

Adding those features adds complexity and makes it confusing to anyone who is not computer savvy. The television was such a device.  Join us.

The Future of Online Learning: Ten Years On

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Eck, 2006) In 1998 I wrote that “educational software of the future will include every feature present in video games today, and more.” An MS-Word version of this essay is available at [link] In the summer of 1998, over two frantic weeks in July, I wrote an essay titled The Future of Online Learning. gigahertz duo-core processor. Web 2.0

Top 100 eLearning Items

Tony Karrer

Introducing The Conversation Prism eLearning Trends 2007 and 2008 TechCrunch White Label Social Networking Platforms Chart How to Insert YouTube Videos in PowerPoint Presentations LinkedIn Tips and Tweaks: Do More with your LinkedIn Account Introduction to Wikis, Blogs, Social Bookmarking, Social Networking and RSS Corporate Policies on Web 2.0

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Doc Searls Weblog · Too much face(book) time

Doc Searls

And that’s why I’m already tired of Facebook. Facebook’s mail, for example, is a substitute. quit facebook last week.

Jay Cross's Informal Learning - Untitled Article

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Featured Sources. The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. RSS never blocks you or goes down: why social networks need to be decentralized - OReilly Radar , September 14, 2009. Easy Steps to Stay Safe (and Private!) on Facebook - ReadWriteWeb , September 16, 2009. How To Get There.

Is There a Better Way to Social Learning?

Dawn of Learning

Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Learning Technologies , Social Learning > Is There a Better Way to Social Learning? Well said.

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First Time Visitor Guide

Tony Karrer

Managing your RSS Feeds - If you are considering subscribing to this blog, you might want to read this. Presentation - ISPI Los Angeles Introduction to Wikis, Blogs, Social Bookmarking, Social Networking and RSS Practical Suggestions: Web 2.0 The author(s) have been writing individual articles for months or years. Topics eLearning 2.0

Interesting Information via eLearning Learning

Tony Karrer

We've implemented a few features in the eLearning Learning Community. You can see the first feature by visiting the site and clicking around on terms. What you will now see is that the left hand keywords are sorted based on an algorithm that takes into account how related that term is to the currently selected terms.

Top eLearning Posts

Tony Karrer

6,890 16 152 Rapid eLearning Tools 4,337 11 35 First Time Visitor Guide 2,345 17 67 LMS Satisfaction Features and Barriers 1,988 6 40 eLearning Trends 1,820 9 24 Software Simulation eLearning (w/ links to Tools) 1,724 2 11 Personal Learning for Learning Professionals - Using Web 2.0 This is the reason I created the First Time Visitor's Guide.

The OER Debate, In Full

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Over the last couple of weeks I participated in a debate on whether OER projects should favour commercial use. So I've decided to post the entire debate, from beginning to end, including postings, comments and everything, on this blog. Enjoy, and feel free to comment as you wish at the conclusion of the post. Let me explain further. Locke, 2010, pp.

Is craigslist or eHarmony the Right Model for Enterprise 2.0?

Andy McAfee

Photo of Andrew McAfee Home Blog About RSS Andrew McAfees Blog The Business Impact of IT Tweet Is craigslist or eHarmony the Right Model for Enterprise 2.0? “So this is Facebook meets eHarmony for the enterprise?&# I said (I was evidently channeling a screenwriter pitching a script to a studio executive). It's fun.

No Labor Shortage – Just a Shortage of imagination

Kevin Wheeler

Send to Facebook To Print or Share Print Digg del.icio.us Facebook Google Bookmarks blogmarks MySpace PDF StumbleUpon Twitter Yahoo! We set up expectations and define jobs based more on what we want (or think we want) than on what is realistically available. In both world wars, the U.S. Check John Taylor Gatto for more. Join us.

The Future of the Hotel? Citizen M – Amsterdam

Kevin Wheeler

The lobby also features several meeting areas and areas set up like your own living room with bookshelves, built-in television, and nice lighting for reading. Focus is on young, technically-savvy travelers who need the free ubiquitous wifi, the snacks 24×7, the low prices and the completely personalized features.  For Join us.

Launch Day of Communities and Networks Connection

Nancy White

As a long-time blogger, I’m intrigued by a few of the specific features offered to participating bloggers. What’s new? Anecdote.

More Reflections on SharePoint and Picking Technology | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

feature is something that makes a tool usable. ) For example, a wiki is a tool. The wysiwyg feature, makes it easier for non-geeks to use.

More Reflections on SharePoint and Picking Technology | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

feature is something that makes a tool usable. ) For example, a wiki is a tool. The wysiwyg feature, makes it easier for non-geeks to use.

More Reflections on SharePoint and Picking Technology | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

feature is something that makes a tool usable. ) For example, a wiki is a tool. The wysiwyg feature, makes it easier for non-geeks to use.

More Reflections on SharePoint and Picking Technology | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

feature is something that makes a tool usable. ) For example, a wiki is a tool. The wysiwyg feature, makes it easier for non-geeks to use.

Social Media and Me

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Basically, it was a prototype social network, with friends and recommendations and many of the features we see today. have a long list of connections on Facebook , but my only real use of the site is to play scrabble (though I was invited to speak at a couple of conferences via Facebook messages). Here's my answer.

“17 Things we Used to Do”

Andy McAfee

As Laura emphasized, Twitter’s publish-and-subscribe architecture is fundamentally different than Facebook’s friending mechanism. My Facebook friends by default send information to me about what they’re up to. This by far trumps the multi-clicking necessary on Facebook and Myspace. Hyperlinked. Persistent.

Not the Edublog Award Winners

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Best educational use of a social networking service : OU Course Profiles on Facebook What makes this different from the typical use of a social networking service is that it is substantiall about using a social network service to support learning, rather than simply using it to connect the same old group of people together. Which it is.

The Advantages of a Talent Community

Kevin Wheeler

There are three distinctive features of corporate talent communities that make them more valuable than databases. Send to Facebook To Print or Share Print Digg del.icio.us Facebook Google Bookmarks blogmarks MySpace PDF StumbleUpon Twitter Yahoo! Databases suffer from two major problems. Join us. Posting tweet.

CoP Series #10: Stewarding Technology for Community | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Second, it is easy to reduce technology selection to a set of features and pick the platform that seems to have all the features we need.