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Is Twitter Where Connections Go to Die? – The Unfollowing Experiment

Luis Suarez

Over three years ago I wrote a blog entry over here about Twitter under the provocative heading: ‘ Twitter is where conversations go to die ’.

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%.

Curating our personal technology configurations

Nancy White

(Crossposted on Technology for Communities and Network Weaving CoP ). What is a Technology Configuration? For example, see [link] ).

Presentation to UNCTAD's Advisory Group on "Developing skills, knowledge and capacities through innovation: E-Learning, M-Learning, cloud-Learning"

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

First of all, there is technological access, ranging from power to Internet access, to mobile delivery. Host communities may be online, or may be community based groups or a combination of both. source technology. We use technology that developed, but you don''t need to use that. Learning. Learning. e?Learning Indeed, e?learning

[liveblog] Data & Technology in Government

David Weinberger

Part of the importance of this is that students at the Kennedy School are agitating for a much strong technology component to their education on the grounds that these days policy makers need to be deeply cognizant of the possibilities technology offers, and of the culture of our new technology development environment. FitBit).

we are the media

Harold Jarche

Short-form social media writing platforms like Twitter push the printed word to its limit and in so doing, reverse it to a new form of orality.

RightsCon: The Promise and Peril of New Communications Technology

Beth Kanter

There have been significant initiatives in this area from groups like the Global Network Initiative but more momentum is needed. Anonymity?

Enterprise Twitter

Jay Cross

Like most old farts, I was reluctant to get into Twitter. If you have no idea what I’m talking about, invest two and a half minutes of your time here: If that’s not enough, here’s Twitter founder Jack Dorsey explaining how people and organizations are using Twitter. Twitter operates in real time.

@Janetter or How I Started to Enjoy Twitter Once Again

Luis Suarez

There used to be a time when I was very much in love with Twitter. But then, after a short while, I started hating Twitter. And it totally hit me when I saw my all time favourite Twitter client ( Nambu ) disappear into thin air just because of that series of misbehaviours. Creating groups in Janetter is just such a breeze!

XPLANE joins Dachis Group

Dave Gray

Effective this morning, XPLANE is joining the Dachis Group , the world’s leading social business consultancy, as a wholly-owned subsidiary.

Online Facilitation, Twitter, Backchannel and Keynotes | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

So inspired by Cliff Atkinson’s book “ The Back Channel ,&# I decided to integrate a Twitter tool into the slides and thus into the body of the talk, consciously breaking in and out of the audience. The content you can view through the artifacts below, so I’ll reflect on the Twitter backchannel experiment.

Institutions, Confidence, and the News Crisis ? Clay Shirky

Clay Shirky

Dean Starkman has written a lengthy piece in the Columbia Journalism Review, assessing the writings of a group of us he calls the “Future of News” movement. In the latter three examples it quickly became clear that what you were getting with technological change was not something a little better but something truly betterisimo.

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The Power of 2: Marcia Conner & Altimeter Group

Dan Pontefract

Marcia Conner has now teamed up with the Altimeter Group. Which brings me to the Altimeter Group. More info via Altimeter Group here.

2015 top 10 tools for learning

Clark Quinn

Twitter: I am pointed to many amazing and interesting things via Twitter. Facebook: there’s another group that I use like the Skype channel, and of course just what comes in from friends postings is a great source of lateral input. meta-learning technology

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Twitter Digest for 2011-05-09

Jane Hart

Five Best Apps to Send Group Text Messages on the Cheap [link] #. 42 Fresh Facts About Twitter & Facebook… | Bit Rebels [link] via @ bitrebels #. dpontefract: Should Employees Be Incented to Use Social Technologies? Powered by Twitter Tools. Twitter twitterlink] via @ jeffbullas #. link] ? link] ; #.

Top 10 Tools for Learning 2016

Clark Quinn

Twitter is a go-to. I am pointed to many serendipitously interesting things, and of course I point to things as well. The learning chats I participate in are another way twitter helps. meta-learning technologyIt’s that time again: Jane Hart is running her 2016 (and 10th!) Top 100 Tools for Learning poll.

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The Power Of The Roles We Take: A Very Old Study And Related.

Bob Sutton

Brightsight Group. Stanford Technology Ventures Program (STVP). Center for Work, Technology and Organization. Dorf & Byers: Technology Ventures. recently had a rather painful meeting with a group of friends that I all admire.  Or, is the push/pull between the two groups inevitable, and possibly useful?

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top tools for 2015

Harold Jarche

Learning TechnologyJane Hart compiles a list every year of the Top 10 Tools for learning. Voting closes on 18 September. Please add yours!

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Parallel entrepreneurship goes mainstream

Ross Dawson

Our own AHT Group (website soon to be updated to reflect current activities) is shifting towards a parallel entrepreneurship model.

Twitter Learning

Tony Karrer

Saw a tweet this morning from @willrich45 ( Will Richardson ): Reading: " Why Most Twitter Users Give Up " Interesting how edTwitterers use it for learning, unlike most, it seems. This is a big meme right now based on a Nielsen study that resulted in the blog post: Twitter Quitters Post Roadblock to Long-Term Growth. Thoughts?

The Rise of the Digital Capital Economy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Late in the 20th century, the digital technology revolution began to radically change the business environment.  Internet-based Globalization.

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Reframing the news

Doc Searls

Twitter isn’t it. Yes, these days it’s pro forma for news media to post notifications of stories and other editorial on Twitter, but Twitter is a closed and silo’d corporation, not an institutional convention on the order of the front page, the editorial page, the section, the insert. Here in the U.S. Richey.

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The Startup Version of the Wealth Gap

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Last month I read an article in Newsweek by technology author and columnist Kevin Maney , Tech Bubble? What’s going on? 

A Review of SAP Jam

Dan Pontefract

Groups created – 361. Groups. someone even created a Flat Army group – see pic – cool! ). Data Points to Date.

After Bitly’s fail

Doc Searls

My Twitter handle is there, with my face. Does the blue “x” close the whole thing or just my twitter handle? know that too.

Are we addicted to the notification of notifications?

Dan Pontefract

Even worse, that research was before Twitter, Google+ and Facebook … and for the most part, the launch of Enterprise 2.0 You ask a question.

Technology Stewardship and Unexpected Uses

Nancy White

The post had a quote that resonated with my experience as a technology steward to various communities. Talk about the network!).

Time for digital emancipation

Doc Searls

For that we need are first person technologies : ways to engage as equals on the open Net, including the feudal Web. Civilization is a draft.

The future of education. 100 years ago | Daniel Pink

Dan Pink

Follow Dan on Twitter. Technology (7). Time will be saved by grouping like studies. Dan Pink. Contact. About Dan. Video. Articles.

Twitter and Webinars

Tony Karrer

Many of the participants are Twitter users who are becoming used to chatting via twitter. have a chat stream happening and there's one going on via twitter. Twitter Chat Annoying? Actually, before I go any farther, I've got to ask: Doesn't anyone else find the use of Twitter as a true Chat Channel a bit annoying?

Getting More Value from Your Social Media

Kevin Wheeler

Recruiters have become caught up in the technology and are using these tools without much focus on whether they are working or not. Organizations are creating Facebook fan pages, LinkedIn groups and so on with little understanding of their goals for doing so.  Facebook Google Bookmarks blogmarks MySpace PDF StumbleUpon Twitter Yahoo!

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Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Enterprise 2.0: The Prodigal.

Martijn Linssen

also don't think the order of people, process and technology matters as much as the overall impact each will have on the other. Scary!

Reflections on Ten Years of Blogging

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

People started to blog about a wide variety of topics, from politics and journalism to business and technology

Informal Learning Technology

Tony Karrer

There's a fantastic post by Stephen Downes - New Technology Supporting Informal Learning. So as you read this, keep in mind that Stephen was primarily talking about technology that can support a Formal Learning Event that heavily leverages Informal / Social Learning as it's primary mechanism. eLearning Technology.

Abate and switch

Doc Searls

If you’ve already read your 10 free articles, you can still read our content through links from Facebook, Twitter, search engines and blogs.

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10 most popular blog posts on the living networks of 2012

Ross Dawson

Which countries have the most Twitter users per capita? 2. Open business: Sharing our group priorities for 2012 – Why not? 3. … 4.

World wide puddle

Doc Searls

technologies such as YouTube, Twitter, and Facebook as signs of a new participatory era that would democratize journalism, entertainment, and politics.

It’s not about the technology?

Harold Jarche

INATT makes sense because most of us realise that people make things happen, not technology. It’s not about the technology is a rallying cry amongst many in education or in fields that are being disrupted by information technology. Tags: TogetherLearn Technology Now imagine organisations that do not use them.

CoP Series #10: Stewarding Technology for Community

Nancy White

Elearning is growing and evolving hand in glove with a constellation of technologies that have their roots in a number of places.

Adjusting to Life in a Hyperconnected World

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

And, along with a whole new round of near-magical capabilities, our technologies are raising new concerns about their impact on people.  . Human relationships are rich and they’re messy and they’re demanding,” says Turkle.  “And we clean them up with technology.  But, we equally influence and change our technologies