My 25 Years of Ed Tech

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Diversity University started out as an educational MUD; Walden University was also an early adopter, and a whole bunch more. 1998 – Wikis Also: CMSs, RSS I didn't bother with Wikis. Instead, for me, 1998 was the year of RSS and content syndication. I did a lot of work with RSS, combining it with content management systems (CMS). All this was perfect for the while combination of CMSs and RSS syndication and newsletters, and we spent the year building MuniMall.

Five Myths of Social Learning

Xyleme

Given the need for enterprise adoption, Forrester reports two key criteria that organizations need to look for in their community platform vendors: Full solution services: In addition to the technology, they must bring experience branding in this new medium and deploying communities, strategy & education services, and community management services. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc.

Connective Knowledge and Open Resources

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

We had about 170 blogs created to support the course, and we aggregated these using RSS – content syndication supporting online learning. That’s why it’s important to have a mechanism – like RSS – to link different websites together. link] It can be used as an RSS aggregator to harvest resources found or suggested by participants. They can either subscribe by email, reads the RSS version, reads the website, or follow the course on Twitter or Facebook.

iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning

Xyleme

This is key opportunity for educational publishers, many of whom have already adopted the ePub standard, to realize an even greater ROI on their eBook investment. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc.

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Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

Learning Analytics 6. Shared Services between Institutions Manish Gupta - e-Learning Predictions for 2011 Live Online Training to Grow in India Birth of Motion Controlled Learning & Interactivity Performance Support Tools to Gain Adoption Outsourcing to Continue Growing Gaming to Gain Momentum LMS’s to Remain Primary Delivery Mechanism for e-Learning Glenn Hansen's 2011 predictions - 2011 - the year of collaboration Collaboration tools such as micro-blogging software (e.g.

Social (hiccup) CRM tools

Martijn Linssen

The Lithium platform offers a number of connections to the social web (Facebook, Twitter), CRM systems, web analytics, and more. Stay in the know via email, RSS, dashboards, and more Listen up people, that is simply impossible. Subscribe Top Posts Generations, Social and Enterprise: adopt vs adapt Enterprise 2.0: Adopt vs adapt Microsoft and Cloud - they just don't get it, do t. Business or Pleasure? -

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The Rise of MOOCs

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

I've been working with aggregators since the beginning of RSS and of course have been influenced here by the work of people like Dave Winer and Aaron Swartz, among many others. I'm not sure whether I expected the format to take off so quickly, but I was not surprised at all that once it proved successful it would be adopted by the Ivy Leagues (who would receive credit for its 'discovery') because this follows a well-established pattern in our field.

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The Tech, the Cream, and the Clear…

Andy McAfee

Photo of Andrew McAfee Home Blog About RSS Andrew McAfees Blog The Business Impact of IT Tweet The Tech, the Cream, and the Clear… by Andrew McAfee on February 17, 2009 Journalist and apparent baseball fanatic Dan Rosenheck had an article in Sunday’s New York Times sports page about the use of steroids within the sport. This is exactly what we’d expect to find it IT were powerful, and if not all firms were equally good at adopting or exploiting it.

Digital Habitats Community Orientation Spidergram Activity | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Library clips :: Spidergram to visualise community orientation, adoption, and requests :: April :: 2009 on 08 Apr 2009 at 10:10 pm [.] You can find an activity here:[link] Trackback URI | Comments RSS Leave a Reply New to Full Circle?

Digital Habitats Community Orientation Spidergram Activity | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Library clips :: Spidergram to visualise community orientation, adoption, and requests :: April :: 2009 on 08 Apr 2009 at 10:10 pm [.] You can find an activity here:[link] Trackback URI | Comments RSS Leave a Reply New to Full Circle?

Full Circle Associates " Digital Habitats Community Orientation Spidergram Activity

Nancy White

Library clips :: Spidergram to visualise community orientation, adoption, and requests :: April :: 2009 on 08 Apr 2009 at 10:10 pm [.] You can find an activity here:[link] Trackback URI | Comments RSS Leave a Reply New to Full Circle?

Digital Habitats Community Orientation Spidergram Activity | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Library clips :: Spidergram to visualise community orientation, adoption, and requests :: April :: 2009 on 08 Apr 2009 at 10:10 pm [.] You can find an activity here:[link] Trackback URI | Comments RSS Leave a Reply New to Full Circle?

Should Knowledge Workers have E2.0 Ratings, Part 3

Andy McAfee

Photo of Andrew McAfee Home Blog About RSS Andrew McAfees Blog The Business Impact of IT Tweet Should Knowledge Workers have E2.0 We’re working with a couple of major customers on using social analytics ( [link] ) provided by our Harvest Report Server product to measure E2.0 We’re also assessing the sociological impact of having such metrics available on adoption rate and other end user behavior.

Beyond Institutions Personal Learning in a Networked World

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

We''re told there will be analytics and data-driven management. Right now, I currently have an issue with my own system because people are putting hypertext markup language inside the author field in their RSS. There''s the concern that widespread adoption of social media brings shared interactional practices that do not match university arrangements for learning. You don''t have to adopt and adapt IMS or IEEE or whatever.

Social Media Planning and Evaluation for NGOs | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Whenever considering adopting a solution consider asking the following three questions. (1) 3) What new problems are likely to arise by adopting it? Track how many times a blog post has been viewed (using your blog software or a tool like Google Analytics ). I think the larger and more bureaucratic the organization, the slower it is able to adapt, adopt and change. Whenever considering adopting a solution consider asking the following three questions. (1)