Dan Pontefract 2013 Year in Review Infographic

Dan Pontefract

2013 was brilliant. personal year in review 2013 Dan Pontefract infographic It was so much fun, I decided to develop an infographic that depicts (some of) the year. Thanks for dropping by. My network is my net worth. See you in 2014. Ancora Imparo.


eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

Past years eLearning Conferences 2012 , eLearning Conferences 2011 , eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. Note also that some events will be cancelled at a later date, such as those in Tunisia and Egypt in early 2011. link] January 27-28, 2013 Health 2.0


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Social Business in 2013 – A Challenge

Luis Suarez

Reflections from 2011 – A World Without eMail – The Documentary. Erik Qualman recently showed this in the next take of Social Media 2013 video clips.


New framework: 2013 and beyond – What will appear and disappear in our lives

Ross Dawson

As every year, at Future Exploration Network we are using a substantially different format from our most other annual frameworks, 12 Themes for 2012 and Zeitgeist 2011. Video wallpaper. Video rental stores.


eLearning Conferences 2012

Tony Karrer

Past years eLearning Conferences 2011 , eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. Note also that some events will be cancelled at a later date, such as those in Tunisia and Egypt in early 2011. link] December 5-7, 2011 International Digital Curation Conference: Public?


Reinventing Society in the Wake of Big Data

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

In the video and accompanying transcript , he explains the power of big data. For several years now, big data has been one of the hottest topics in the IT industry. But, what do we mean by big data ? What are people really excited about? Is it real, hype, or something in between? .


14 Articles on MOOCs

Jay Cross

Typically, students watch short video lectures and complete assignments that are graded either by machines or by other students. Rita Kop and Hélène Fournier, National Research Council of Canada, John Sui Fai Mak, Australia (2011, November). Rodriguez (2011, November).


Fred Wilson’s talk at LeWeb

Doc Searls

You can read about them in Linux Journal (starting in 1996), The Cluetrain Manifesto (1999, 2000 , 2011 ), this blog (starting in 1999), ProjectVRM (starting in 2006) and The Intention Economy (2012). Now all of us are video creators. I’m bummed that I missed LeWeb , but I’m glad I got to see and hear Fred Wilson’s talk there , given on Tuesday. I can’t recommend it more highly. Go listen.


A Few Really Tough 21st Century Challenges

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

For example, we are surrounded by smart machines, - cars, music players, TVs, video recorders, smartphones, PCs, the Internet, e-mail, the Web, e-commerce sites, and on and on and on. Most everyone will agree that we are in the middle of a digital technology revolution.


Year Zero: The Future of Communication Skills in Corporations

Dan Pontefract

Similarly, in a recent Economist study, it is estimated that overall Internet traffic will increase 10-fold to 667 exabytes by 2013. Streaming video is certainly on the rise (YouTube, Netflix, etc.)


Cloud Computing and Open Architectures

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

MIT research scientist Andrew McAfee wrote in a November, 2011 Harvard Business Review article, What Every CEO Needs to Know about the Cloud , “[Cloud computing is] a sea change - a deep and permanent shift in how computing power is generated and consumed.


Two Comments on 'Open'

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

It is with Stanford''s AI course - and the support of the Stanford media machine - in 2011 that the format became popular. But I think OERu can draw on its superior pedagogical knowledge and offer a more substantial learning experience than the Video+quize format of the xMOOCs. Response to David Wiley ( his post ) > Which initiatives that use “open” properly would you suggest the whole world read about instead of the Fauxpen Education Alliance ?


10 predictions for 2012 | Daniel Pink

Dan Pink

Video. The video. Video (2). December 28th, 2011. Extra Innings Foundation on December 28, 2011. Mike K on December 28, 2011. Fabian on December 28, 2011. The US will live their very own “sovereign debt crisis” laanba on December 28, 2011.


The Evolution of Online Learning

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Moreover, while the overall unemployment/underemployment rates remain persistently high, a 2011 McKinsey report found that employers are having trouble filling specific positions because they could not find applicants with the right skills.


Content Curation for Nonprofits – Notes from #13ntccur8

Beth Kanter

Will is also does a lot of work with video – so when he proposed that we incorporate video interviews as part of the session, I was thrilled.


Moving through the waters of human attention

Mind Hacks

In fact, he jointly published a scientific study in 2011 based on his discovery that when something starts moving in a straight line people tend to look back to the origin of the movements, but if something moves in a curve they stay fixed on the object.


#13ntc Nonprofit Technology Conference: Plenary Session on Failing Informatively

Beth Kanter

The 2013 Nonprofit Technology Conference takes place in Minneapolis next week. April 13, 2013 – 8:30-10:00. Beth Kanter will facilitate this session with a panel of nonprofit tech leaders and the community – and special surprise guests who will join us via video.


Arts Organizations Digital Strategies Master Class and Train the Trainers

Beth Kanter

The second year in 2011, we did two sets of peer groups using workshops, action learning projects, and micro grants to encourage experimentation. I’m teaching a master class today in San Francisco for arts organizations for Theatre Bay Area.


Reflecting on the State of Enterprise 2.0 as an Organizational Culture Change Agent

Dan Pontefract

After partaking in the June, 2011 Enterprise 2.0 A small part of my disdain from the 2011 conference (and the purported purpose of Enterprise 2.0 Summit in Paris, ( watch the video ) I’m delighted to let you know that Enterprise 2.0 I know.


International MOOCs Past and Present

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

keith Lyons, Australia eduMOOC 2011 (International) - [link] Trainer MOOc - Larks Learning - India - [link] My Open Courses - India - a whole slew of (Khan video-style) open online courses - [link] Open Learning Design Studio MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) focusing on the theme of curriculum design with OERs, to be held in early 2013. - OpenLearning.com , a venture born out of the University of New South Wales ( UNSW ) in Sydney, Australia.


The future State?

Dave Snowden

That was videoed so I hope the tape is made public, it was an important series of messages. 2011 Shell to 2050 updated after financial crisis. 'Scramble' Food for Thought: The Atlas of Economic Complexity, Ricardo Hausmann Video shown.


[2b2k] Erik Martin on Reddit and journalism

David Weinberger

For example, at the Coversong subreddit, users have apparently decided all posts have to be videos. Or a subreddit about combat video. JE: Reddit was purchased by Conde Nast and then spun off in 2011. Our biggest subreddits are the video subreddits, As Reddit , etc. I don’t understand why in general comments in 2013 are not all threaded and vote-able. Erik Martin is giving a talk at the Nieman Foundation. He’s the general manager of Reddit.com.


2013_06_30 Link Pile

Doc Searls

Secret program launched by Bush continued ‘until 2011′ • Fisa court renewed collection order every 90 days. Bricks-and-mortar retailers link with online brethren; video spending stable. Surveillance. Beyond feudal security: what’s happening to online security and freedom. By Cory Doctorow in BoingBoing. Freedom: The Big American Lie: The U.S. try hard to believe in the internet’s liberating power. Therefore the N.S.A.


My Hopes for the Drucker Forum #gpdf14

Dan Pontefract

It’s not exactly the easiest set of flights between Victoria, British Columbia and Vienna, Austria, but I’d travel twice the distance to take part. The Global Peter Drucker Forum is one of those rare conferences where one believes change might actually occur.


Becoming MOOC

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

An xMOOC will have regular lessons, videos and assignments, be led by an elite university professor, and attract a large online audience. Brennan, 2013) But what makes a person able to function from the first day in such an environment? The Partnership for 21st Century Skills , 2011) Alternatively, we can focus on literacies specific to the digital medium itself. 2013, July 24). 2011, March). There are two types of MOOCs.


6 Fundraising Platforms That Have Disrupted Charitable Giving Forever

Beth Kanter

million challenge videos. Jeff Bauman , who lost both legs in the Boston Marathon Bombing in 2013, has the second most successful fundraiser on the site with over $800,000 raised. Disrupting Fundraising Since: 2013. T-shirt giant CustomInk backed and launched Booster in 2013.


Rejected: On being disappointed, sorta

George Siemens

I experimented with various blended and online courses (I remember, in early 2000, running a course in Groove – a P2P system since purchased by Microsoft – because I didn’t like the limited functionality of the web-based instructional systems we had access to at that time) and different types of media, video, and simulations. In October 2011, a colleague sent me a link to this Canada Research Chair position at Royal Roads University. 2011). 2011, February).


2012 in Words and Pictures

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The song is of course a parody of Seoul's posh Gangnam neighbourhood, and the style secret to the video is, "dress classy and dance cheesy." The Canadian election of 2011 saw an even more disturbing use, and the case wound its way through the courts through 2012.


Reflections on the Future of TV

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

At the Annenberg Lab’s 2013 Innovation Summit , USC professor Henry Jenkins moderated a panel on The Future of Television , focusing on the radical shifts television is going through. he explains in this April, 2011 article.


[2b2k][eim]Digital curation

David Weinberger

Myron Gutmann, Ass’t Dir of of the National Science Foundation likewise expressed commitment to open access, and said that there would be an announcement in Spring 2013 that in some ways will respond to the recent UK and EC policies requiring the open publishing of publicly funded research. And Tito Sierra did a study last year analyzing 2011 job postings. YouTube: 72 hours of video uploaded every minute.