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Reflections on Linux and Mainframes

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

In IBM, which I joined after finishing my studies in 1970, major portions of my 37 year career involved mainframe architecture and strategy. That summer, IBM commissioned a study to help define the company’s overall Linux strategy.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Spyware Alert - Thx to DArcy Norman

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « "Games trainers play" (Washington Business Journal) | Main | Foucault, Control and the LMS » April 21, 2007 Spyware Alert - Thx to DArcy Norman A big shout out to DArcy Norman for noticing that Sitemeter (yes, I know Im not linking to it.thats on purpose), a web site analytics tool that I also have been using, has recently begun "inserting cookies for an advertising company.

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The Future of Learning Management Systems: Development, Innovation and Change

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

But there are studies: [link] vast majority of students said online was better or just as good. First there was the open source movement (Moodle and Sakai). It’s funny with all the talk about open education, the licensing model of the LMS is not going in that direction.

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Evaluation of CL/4291 “Draft text of the Recommendation concerning Open Educational Resources”, UNESCO

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

This is the analysis of the UNESCO OER resolution I provided to the Canadian Commission for UNESCO prior to the discussion and vote on the resolution concerning Open Educational Resources It is now a matter of historical record that the resolution did pass.

Beyond Free ? Open Learning in a Networked World

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

I want to talk to you about the concept of free, the concept of open learning, the concept of networked learning in a networked world and the concept of the institution. I''m one of the people that had a significant hand in designing the original concept of the Massive Open Online Course.

Presentation to UNCTAD's Advisory Group on "Developing skills, knowledge and capacities through innovation: E-Learning, M-Learning, cloud-Learning"

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Massive Open Online Course The Massive Open Online Course, or MOOC, is a bit of a reaction to this. Very briefly, what I mean by a Massive Open Online Course, is a course that satisfies each of those four terms. By open , I mean, open across many dimensions. Open, not in the sense of anybody can enroll, but open, in the sense of the content is free and open to use, to reuse, and there aren''t limits on the use of the course materials.

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Giant Christmas Eve Used Tab Closing Sale

Doc Searls

Public Perceptions of Privacy and Security in the Post-Snowden Era | Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project. Love, Life and R: Personal Analytics Gets Real | WIRED. Study to Examine Effects of Artificial Intelligence – NYTimes.com. Public Perceptions of Privacy and Security in the Post-Snowden Era | Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project. About the program | Open Technology Fund. Here ya go, all free. (If

Unlocking Data for Philanthropy: Notes from Global Philanthropy Forum Session

Beth Kanter

Philanthropy needs to understand how to make best use of open data sets and increasingly disintermediated data that is hard to find. They are using both big data, data mining, predictive analytics, and “ big listening.”

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eLearning Conferences 2012

Tony Karrer

Navigating the Open Data Landscape, Bristol, The United Kingdom. link] December 5-9, 2011 Computer Security Applications Conference, 27 th , Orlando, Florida, USA. link] January 16-20, 2012 Linux.Conf.Au: Free and Open Source Conference, Ballarat, Victoria, Australia.

eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

link] December 3-7, 2012 Computer Security Applications Conference , 28 th , annual, Orlando, Florida, USA. link] December 3-14, 2012 Open Content Licensing for Educators (#OCL4Ed), organized by the OER Foundation, offered online. Clayton R.

TTI Vanguard Conference Notes - 1

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The hypothesis is that there's something about the scale, reach and openness that unlocks new power and potential in human organizational forms. John Kelly, Morningside Analytics Cores, Bridges and Global Structure The relation of perrs in peer media has structure and form, related to what they're iterested in. We check each of the sources by person - and are able to place these into context. You can also see the footprints of various media sources (eg. David P.

CN1376 AcadMOOC

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

8:04 pm Stephen Downes MOOC = ''Massive Open Online Course'', cMOOC = ''connectivist MOOC'', xMOOC = ''eXtended MOOC'' 8:04 pm WILLIAM A. 8:22 pm Javier Benítez Do you foresee learning analytics becoming more robust in assessing the learners in courses online? And they''re open.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Tell me your latest/greatest books on learning.

Mark Oehlert

Any analytical thinking from reading helps keep the mind agile and open to discovery of the answers sought. e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Oh.this does not bode well for Microsoft.