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New Technology Supporting Informal Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Abstract We often talk about games, simulations and other events in learning, but these technologies support only episodic learning. Equally important are those technologies that provide a context for these learning episodes, an environment where students and interact and converse among themselves. Why is this necessary? Akili, G. K.

Etiquette for sharing

Harold Jarche

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

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.

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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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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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. LOTS of volume.

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.

Tools for Independence

Doc Searls

Kind of like lists in Twitter. I had thought that cirlces would be a discussion thing, and I guess it is. RSS always has supported personal independence, because it’s something that gives me (or anybody) the power to syndicate — without locking anybody into some company’s dairy. So I signed up for Google+. More tools.

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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. Many organizations have a Twitter account, a Facebook fan page, a LinkedIn page and perhaps other social media vehicles as well. Facebook Google Bookmarks blogmarks MySpace PDF StumbleUpon Twitter Yahoo!

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Open as in commons, not garden

Harold Jarche

still get value from Twitter and LinkedIn and will continue to use them, though I am under no illusions that they are serving my interests.

The future of education. 100 years ago | Daniel Pink

Dan Pink

Follow Dan on Twitter. Subscribe To Blog Via RSS. Technology (7). Dan Pink. Contact. About Dan. Speaking Engagements. Video.

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.

World wide puddle

Doc Searls

We want to be interrupted, because each interruption—email, tweet, instant message, RSS headline—brings us a valuable piece of information.

My Two Top 2008 Technologies

Andy McAfee

Photo of Andrew McAfee Home Blog About RSS Andrew McAfees Blog The Business Impact of IT Tweet My Two Top 2008 Technologies by Andrew McAfee on December 30, 2008 For a year-end post I’d rather not try to recap the year in technology, or in anything else. Soon after I joined I used Twitter to ask how I should use Twitter.

Top 20 viral videos

Jane Hart

The Viral Video Chart is based on a count of the embedded videos and links on approximately two million blogs, as well as Facebook and Twitter. This post was mentioned on Twitter by Jane Hart, Paulo Simões. Feel free to join the discussion by leaving comments, and stay updated by subscribing to the RSS feed. 2011 C4LPT blog

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Bring on The Live Web

Doc Searls

Technorati ,  IceRocket , PubSub and other live RSS-fed search engines came along to address that issue, as did  Google Blogsearch as well.

The Father of All Business Models

Doc Searls

And why not Twitter. One of the most widespread of those, thanks to Dave, is RSS — Really Simple Syndication. Look up RSS on Google. Much of that huge number owes to RSS’s nature as essential builing material for the Web that anybody can use, easily. RSS is easy to make yours , personally, as your tool.

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Technology and the Right Decision Rights Decisions

Andy McAfee

started reading the article because of my geek interests in IT and supply chain management, but stayed interested because of a much broader interest (also geeky) in technology’s  influence on the design of organizations. technologies. technologies. And think how many days there are in a planning horizon. Web 2.0 Web 2.0

More Reflections on SharePoint and Picking Technology | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

This is where examination of technology at all three levels: platform, tool and feature — can really matter. This proved to be very true.

More Reflections on SharePoint and Picking Technology | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

This is where examination of technology at all three levels: platform, tool and feature — can really matter. This proved to be very true.

More Reflections on SharePoint and Picking Technology | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

This is where examination of technology at all three levels: platform, tool and feature — can really matter. This proved to be very true.

More Reflections on SharePoint and Picking Technology | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

This is where examination of technology at all three levels: platform, tool and feature — can really matter. This proved to be very true.

Social Media: An Interview

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

also began working with colleagues at the University of Alberta in 1993 and 1994 to create a 'Multiple Academic User Domain', or MAUD, out of the same technology. As with the discussion board, it was the multi-user aspewct of the technology that made all the difference. started using Twitter ten years later ( https://twitter.com/#!/Downes/status/243133812

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

Nancy White

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

Open Education, MOOCs, and Opportunities

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Reusable Learning Resources The initial development of online learning technology began at scale with the development of the learning management system (LMS) in the mid-1990s. SCORM 2004 remains the dominant learning resources specification in both the corporate and academic learning technology marketplace to this day. CCK11.

Twitter: more than what I’m having for breakfast

Harold Jarche

Twitter is a great source of information. soluzioni #davos “… education is the engine nexus … technology is the flywheel …&# - Linda Lorimer. robpatrob Fast Forward guide to Twitter - all you need to know to convince a friend/boss/colleague is up now [link]. link]. Clever. link]. link]. link].

Under the radar: great technologies you could be using

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Learning Technologies 2009. Learning technologies: the road ahead. Under the radar: great technologies that you could be using. Twitter. RSS Reader. interface is my personal launch page, and it includes links to many of the technologies we’ll cover today. Track 1 Session 1. URL for this page:[link].

About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Technology steward, designer and builder of online interaction spaces (events, teams, learning groups). CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER July 1996 to June 1997 BullsEye Internet News Service, Kirkland, Washington Orchestrated, developed and ran startup high technology news delivery service. Even the technologies are open. United States.

My Top 10 Tools for Learning 2011

Jane Hart

So what does my Top 10 Tools for Learning 2011 look like? Well I’ve already mentioned four of them: Google Reader. WordPress. Skype. Google Docs.

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Emotionally intelligent signage in Little League | Daniel Pink

Dan Pink

Follow Dan on Twitter. Subscribe To Blog Via RSS. Technology (7). Dan Pink. Contact. About Dan. Speaking Engagements. Video.

Once more, across that chasm

Harold Jarche

also use a broader definition of technology; being the application of organized and scientific knowledge to solve practical problems.

Online Community Purpose Checklist | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Technological Issues What kind of Internet access do most participants have? Trackback URI | Comments RSS Leave a Reply New to Full Circle?

Motivation Twitter-style | Daniel Pink

Dan Pink

Follow Dan on Twitter. Subscribe To Blog Via RSS. Technology (7). Motivation Twitter-style So. Dan Pink. Contact. Video.

Replacing Email?

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

In response to Brian Kelly , The (Technology) Ghosts of Christmas Past and Present and Christmas Yet To Come While my perspective is admittedly limited, and while I can almost be legitimately referred to as an old stick-in-the-mud, I think my own experience is relevant. Granted, 150 of those are not useful emails. But OK, that's just me.

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Ignore this – just trying to claim Twitter on Technorati | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Welcome to my web home. This site is both my weblog and my business site. If you are looking for information about me or my company, click on the "About Full Circle" tab at the top of the site. United States. United States

Activating Latent Knowledge Capacity

George Siemens

social media, participative technologies, it’s not unreasonable to state that at least a segment of society today recognizes information as multi-authored, participative, distributed, and networked. Facebook plays a similar integrative role for participative technologies. We aren’t connecting. This is no small challenge.

Buzzword: Micro-learning

Dawn of Learning

Catching up on what my Twitter network are sharing, whilst waiting for a train. RSS is a great example of this. It doesn’t exist.

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PKM in 2013

Harold Jarche

“The basic unit of social business technology is personal knowledge management, not collaborative workspaces.” ” Knowledge.

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Social-Media-Coaches.com – supporting the use of social media in the workplace

Jane Hart

We offer: a growing list of social media programmes (which can be taken with or without support from us) in conjunction with C4LPT.

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“17 Things we Used to Do”

Andy McAfee

Laura Fitton came to class on Thursday the 16th (thanks, @pistachio !), and we spent more time today talking Twitter. started off class today by asking if Twitter really was something new under the sun, or if it was instead largely similar to previous collaboration technologies. Tweets and Twitter, we concluded, are: Concise.