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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.

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.

Let’s move tweeting off Twitter

Doc Searls

Tweeting is owned by Twitter. In all fairness, this probably wasn’t the plan when Twitter’s founders started the service.

Twitter Is Where Conversations Go To Die

Luis Suarez

What Twitter did, to use companies like Seesmic to grow and now killing them with their new API rules, is evil. Nobody reads Twitter anymore.

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!

In Defense of Data Centrism

Martijn Linssen

This post was mentioned on Twitter by John Bordeaux, Tad Miller, Jim Jansen and others. What works, and why?  And how can we scale it? 

Trust and the On-Demand Economy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Complex Systems Economic Issues Innovation Management and Leadership Political Issues Services Innovation Society and Culture Technology and Strategy

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stevenberlinjohnson.com: Radical New Innovation at Outside.in: Search!

Steven Berlin Johnson

» Radical New Innovation at Outside.in: Search! Forgot to mention that we finally restored search to outside.in. Please try again.

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. 2012: 12 Themes. TEN SPEED ECONOMY.

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Top 10 Tools for Learning 2016

Clark Quinn

So here’re my votes, FWIW: Google Search is, of course, still my top tool. I’m looking up things several if not many times a day. 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.

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2015 top 10 tools for learning

Clark Quinn

Twitter: I am pointed to many amazing and interesting things via Twitter. meta-learning technology99.99% of the time) provides me with links that give me the answer i need. Skype: the Internet Time Alliance maintains a Skype channel where we regularly discuss issues, and ask and answer each other’s questions.

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Twitter economics: corset creates value

Martijn Linssen

People are people and averages are averages and no technology is ever going to change that - hey wait Just wait. On twitter less is more.

All things to all people

Harold Jarche

Communities PKM SocialLearning Technology That G+ post I made now has 52 comments, more than any post on this blog has had.

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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.

Twitter Digest for 2011-05-25

Jane Hart

Unique Uses of Twitter in the Classroom [link] #. RT @ briansolis Digital Darwinism is the evolution of consumer behavior when society & technology evolve faster than you [link] #. The pull of narrative – in search of persistent context, fm John Hagel [link] #. Powered by Twitter Tools. Twitter twitter

Meatware based search

Euen Semple

Contextual colour and human interpretation trump technology based search every time. Interesting to see people talking of Twitter as a Google killer in this context One the most powerful uses of the large forum we had within the BBC was as a way of finding information.

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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Earth to Mozilla: Come back home

Doc Searls

Ads in search turn out to be useful.  Google is nearly worthless when shopping for items that don’t involve technology. Stop it.

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Twitter Brings Lower Quality Clicks

Tony Karrer

Richard Hoeg points out that for his blog Twitter = High Visits But Low Conversion. Basically, it's about the same as organic search traffic.

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!

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.

How PR is as bad is it ever was

Doc Searls

In 2013 – Beginning Of The End For PR Boomers , David Bray actually says this… The media landscape is evolving rapidly, and baby boomers are about to be left behind because of their inability to keep up with technology and the changing times. Business Internet Journalism Personal problems TechnologyNo Peabody. No Heismann.

Bring on The Live Web

Doc Searls

For example, we could search in real time, but search engine indexes were essentially archives, no matter how often they were updated.

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.

eLearning Costs : eLearning Technology

Tony Karrer

eLearning Technology Tony Karrers eLearning Blog on e-Learning Trends eLearning 2.0 eLearning Technology - 6:39 AM 14 comments links to eLearning Costs Permalink: eLearning Costs Bookmark this page at: 14 Comments: At 9/10/2009 08:58:00 AM , Karl Kapp said. eLearning Solutions Enterprise 2.0 Please Opine). will be minimal. Or not.

World Wide Catacombs

Doc Searls

What started as plain old Web search has now been marginalized as “organic&#. Please spread the word far and wide, and follow us on Twitter at  [link]. Berkman history Ideas Journalism Places problems TechnologyLet’s say your interest in “granite&# and “Vermont&# is geological, rather than commercial.

On marketing’s terminal addiction to personal data fracking and bad guesswork

Doc Searls

Books Business Cluetrain Internet problems Technology Quit fracking our lives to extract data that’s none of your business and that your machines misinterpret. — New Clues, #58. We’re at the bottom of machinery that’s gigantic (click on the image and see) and complex in the extreme. mail Metrics. Clickstream Data. SEO Data.

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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.

The Future of Work and Learning 2: Chatbots

Jane Hart

search for relevant or customised content (or courses) on say YouTube, Wikipedia or Coursera. Why chatbots? Take for instance,  Alice and Evie.

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.

Capturing all your browsing data: the difference between Amazon’s Silk and Opera Mobile

Ross Dawson

In a discussion on Twitter, Mark Pesce and Alexander Sadleir pointed out that this is basically the same as what Opera Mobile does. Marketing, new media and technology pundits may have to rethink a few things once they digest the size of Opera’s well-kept secret. Mobile Social media Technology trendsTheir motivations. 2.

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[from gminks] Social Learning Measurement : eLearning Technology

Tony Karrer

eLearning Technology Tony Karrers eLearning Blog on e-Learning Trends eLearning 2.0 eLearning Technology - 6:09 AM 7 comments links to Social Learning Measurement Permalink: Social Learning Measurement Bookmark this page at: 7 Comments: At 4/15/2009 08:37:00 AM , Will Thalheimer said. eLearning Solutions Enterprise 2.0 and Ph.D.

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.

Techmeme: The power of the headline

Ross Dawson

Today Techmeme remains the reference point for what’s hot in technology news. The rise of the web has had a big impact on headline writing, not least for search optimization, but also increasingly for aggregation. Influence Technology trends Web 2.0I first wrote about Techmeme over 5 years ago. Write the very best take.

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.

2010 - year in review

Martijn Linssen

only use Twitter to publish my blog posts, and had 250 followers at the beginning of 2010, and almost 1,000 at the end. Coffin. Who cares?

Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Capgemini's comma-splice.

Martijn Linssen

Quora: a gossiper's wet dream Twitter punctuation manners Ask not what your company can do for you,? People matter, and results count?