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100 Twitter accounts for Philomaths (Lovers of Learning)

Jane Hart

Listed in alphabetical order, you probably won’t want to follow them ALL – but if you do, here is my ForPhilomaths Twitter list.

Technology Integration in K-12

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

I was asked, I''m curious as to what you think the three most important things for new teachers to know about technology integration in k-12? 1. The exact technology doesn''t matter much, and has evolved over the years, from the days of email mailing lists, to community bulletin boards, to social networking sites like Twitter and Facebook. 2.

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

Luis Suarez

So this blog post is not intended, at all, as an opportunity for me to convince you all about how you should use Twitter from here onwards.

On my 3rd Twitter birthday: 7 reasons Twitter is central to my life

Ross Dawson

Earlier today I noticed it’s three years since my life on Twitter began. It now seems strange to me that I was such a late starter compared to many other connected folk, given that Twitter is now so central to my life. Yes Twitter can be time-consuming. Here are 7 reasons why Twitter has become central to my life. 1.

Charming finds on Twitter

Harold Jarche

Here are some of the observations and insights that were shared  via Twitter  this past week. Now 76% of Twitter users post status updates.

Five Key Questions

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

In its 2010 Speech from the Throne , the Government of Ontario, Canada announced its intention to create an Ontario Online Institute (OOI) to support online learning in the province as part of the Open Ontario Plan. I was asked to provide some initial recommendations for that initiative, in the form of responses to five questions. HRSDC.

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 ’.

Quora: Questions & Opinions not Questions & Answers

Dan Pontefract

So far I’ve answered a few questions, with both short and somewhat long answers, and I’ve reviewed in and around 50 different topics or threads.

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] ).

Digital Technologies for 21st Century Democracy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The focus for this year’s conference was Digital Technologies for 21st Century Democracy.  The panel was moderated by Beth Noveck , Professor of Law at the New York Law School , who until recently served in the White House as Deputy Chief Technology Officer and leader of the White House Open Government Initiative. Leaders shape polls. 

How to find great talent: 4 questions for Bloomberg View's George.

Dan Pink

Follow Dan on Twitter. Technology (7). In 4 questions you got to the heart of the matter and the answers are worth GOLD. Dan Pink.

Why progress matters: 6 questions for Harvard's Teresa Amabile.

Dan Pink

Follow Dan on Twitter. Technology (7). Dan Pink. Contact. About Dan. Speaking Engagements. Video. Articles. Office Hours. Drive. Drive.

Nonprofit Technology Training: Book List

Beth Kanter

You will find answers to questions like, “Why are some learning tasks easier in the morning or afternoon?” By Dave Meier.

[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).

Are You Being Left Behind as Technology Ushers In a Whole New Approach to Philanthropy? #CoFLA

Beth Kanter

Are You Being Left Behind as Technology Ushers In a Whole New Approach to Philanthropy? Stanford PACS’ monthly charrette on questions.

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.

Looking for talented editors/ writers / project managers / social media on cool tech, media, and future topics

Ross Dawson

If you have questions before applying you can use our contact form. We run a series of content websites on topics related to technology, media, and the future, among many other activities. Running the site’s social media, including Twitter and Facebook, to build relationships and visibility. We hope to find some awesome people!

Four lessons learned from 12 years of blogging

Ross Dawson

There is no question that my blog has been central to my visibility and in turn the success of my work over the years. The process of putting into words your views about industry developments, technology, the future, or anything else requires you to structure your thoughts. Future of media Social media Twitter Uncategorized Web 2.0

RightsCon: The Promise and Peril of New Communications Technology

Beth Kanter

WITNESS has coordinated a panel tomorrow on visual media technologies and their intersection with human rights. Guest post by Sam Gregory.

understanding our tools

Harold Jarche

Email can be terse, while Twitter is short and lacks nuance. Learning Technology“We become what we behold. Today we have social media.

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What Are Good Things About Having A Lousy Boss? - Bob Sutton

Bob Sutton

Learning to listen to others and to ask smart questions is more important. 5. 14. "Am I a success or a failure?" is not a very useful question. Stanford Technology Ventures Program (STVP). Center for Work, Technology and Organization. Dorf & Byers: Technology Ventures. Interesting question. Bob Sutton.

My Twitter Weekly Links Digest for 2011-07-17

Jane Hart

Google Plus Sucks (And Here’s Why) ~ LockerGnome Social Media & Technology [link] <I’m tending to agree with this #. One Million Registered Twitter Apps [link] via @ twitter #. Twitter is the newest tool for self-published stories, from FastCompany [link] #. Ask a question and win a book. Tweet.

Etiquette for sharing

Harold Jarche

Twitter is full of links to other websites. Now Twitter has its own URL shortener – – that converts every link that is shared.

12 Themes for 2012: what we can expect in the year ahead

Ross Dawson

Now our anonymity is compromised further through extraordinary advances in facial recognition technology. INSTITUTIONS IN QUESTION.

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We can all make TV. Now what?

Doc Searls

Or buys Twitter, just to get Periscope and do the same? Whatever else happens, the rights clearing question gets very personal. How will we create the digital equivalents of the privacy technologies we call clothing, shelter, buttons, zippers, doors, windows, shades, blinds and curtains? Look where Meerkat and Periscope point.

2015 top 10 tools for learning

Clark Quinn

Twitter: I am pointed to many amazing and interesting things via Twitter. Skype: the Internet Time Alliance maintains a Skype channel where we regularly discuss issues, and ask and answer each other’s questions. Mail: Apple’s email program, and email is another way I can ask questions or get help.

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Steven Berlin Johnson « Literary Style By The Numbers | Main | OpenSocial » Twitter Okay, I caved. Im twittering. The interface is much cleaner and Twitter's apps don't work that great with Vista. Interface Culture : How New Technology Transforms the Way We Create and Communicate My first.

In Honour of Ada Lovelace

Dan Pontefract

She not only learns from the writing process, she may get a comment or question or two that helps to reinforce the learning. Back to Claire.

Twitter as Search Engine or Community Seed

Nancy White

Twitter as a search engine. The question always comes up “why would we be interested in something like Twitter. is right!

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? 

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. These are key questions to ask when it comes to choosing a strategy and a recruiting platform.  They can provide authentic information, answer questions, and even close offers. Join us.

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TV 3.0

Doc Searls

In  The TV in the Snake of Time , I examined that question at some length: Television is deeply embedded in pretty much all developed cultures by now.

Earth to Mozilla: Come back home

Doc Searls

Google is nearly worthless when shopping for items that don’t involve technology. We need to find our soul and our spirit.” Stop it.

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The case against passion | Daniel Pink

Dan Pink

Follow Dan on Twitter. Technology (7). Seriously, I hate that question. Don’t throw the question out with the bath water!

Models for Learning Questions

Tony Karrer

Questions There were some great questions during the session. So, I would agree that new technologies is less the issue. Yammer (internal twittering) is almost impossible to explain to someone who has no experience with any social networking (and probably not with anything more than email lists). Great question.

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!

It’s 2013. Why are we still in login hell?

Doc Searls

The only reason I attempted to use Twitter in this case was that AdAge appeared to remember me that way. infrastructure problems Technology

Turing wins again

Doc Searls

” I chose Twitter. Then it adds, And goes on… Below that is a Yes/No question. Technology AI Chevrolet IBM Turing Watson

Are we addicted to the notification of notifications?

Dan Pontefract

You ask a question. He asks you to repeat the question because in his words he “ didn’t hear the point you were trying to make.”.

Twitter Brings Lower Quality Clicks

Tony Karrer

Richard Hoeg points out that for his blog Twitter = High Visits But Low Conversion. For Fred Wilson, he gets pretty huge twitter traffic.