eLearning Learning Launches New Features

Tony Karrer

Over on eLearning Learning , we've just launched a new version with some great new features. You can find a long list of the Featured sources on the right side. There is a lot more content that comes in as well beyond the Featured sources.

Diversity Featured in New Subway Murals

Nine Shift

Two reasons why people were smiling at the opening of the new Second Street Subway in New York this month. . First of course, the subway was opening. Second, recognition of another inevitable change in society: diversity. The artwork on the subway murals had people of different ethnic background, age and sexual preference. Kinda reflecting the reality of society in the 21st century. Another win for trains

12 features of supporting social collaboration in the workplace

Jane Hart

I am often asked how to support social collaboration in the workplace. As I showed in my recent blog post , there are some big differences between learning in an e-business and learning in a social/collaborative business.

A new Google “feature”

Doc Searls

I’ve written a lot of stuff on the Web, and when I need to find some of it, Google is where I go. Lately, however, the going hasn’t been quite as good, because Google most of the time asks me if I want to spell my surname differently. For example, if I look up searls infrastructure , I get “Did you mean: Searles infrastructure “? I never used to get that. Now I do. The former brings up 251,000 results, by the way, while the latter brings up 11,600.

LMS Satisfaction Features and Barriers

Tony Karrer

Then it asks questions such as satisfaction level, satisfaction with particular features, are you planning to replace, primary barriers, importance of features, etc. They can be used to see how LMS vendors stack up against particular features. Update, Nov.

New Feature in Webinar Tool

Tony Karrer

Maybe I've not been paying attention, but in the webinar that I just finished, the tool GoToMeeting had a neat feature that showed the percentages of people who were paying attention (had the meeting visual in the foreground) vs. those who were not paying attention.

EFQUEL Slides Featured on Slideshare | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Jul 06 2008 EFQUEL Slides Featured on Slideshare Published by Nancy White at 7:54 pm under events , learning I was surprised to get an email that the slides I used at a keynote at the European Foundation for Quality in ELearning are currently featured on SlideShare’s SlideShare’s homepage.

Education: Rework a key feature of the 21st century

Nine Shift

"Schools aren't "letting" students pass. They're refusing to let them to fail, she and other students said." That's the great final line of a story about a school that not only allows student to redo work, but encourages it.

Secret Features of Apple's Proposed New Campus - Bob Sutton

Bob Sutton

This is especially true when it comes to selfish behavior; unvarnished self-interest is a learned social norm, not an unwavering feature of human behavior. How to Be a Good Boss in a Bad Economy| Featured HBR Article. Indira Gandhi on Doing Work Versus Taking Credit For It » Secret Features of Apples Proposed New Campus. The folks as joyoftech.com had good fun imagining the "hidden features." Bob Sutton.

Does Apple Think Multitasking Is A Bug Not A Feature? And Other Questions.

Steven Berlin Johnson

I wrote a little essay for Time.com on the iPad launch (and the reactions to it.) Here's the opening riff: If you time-traveled back to 1995, and asked the leading futurists of that time where our machines were soon to take us, you might well have heard just as much rhapsodizing about document-centric interfaces as that about hypertext and the World Wide Web.

Why predictions are dangerous and organizations must be well networked

Ross Dawson

Today’s BOSS magazine in the Australian Financial Review includes a feature on my work. The article focuses on my thoughts on the value of predictions.

stevenberlinjohnson.com: Raymond Williams

Steven Berlin Johnson

Does Apple Think Multitasking Is A Bug Not A Feature?

Enterprise microblogging: measuring true value "is relative"

Martijn Linssen

why not both Home About Contact Friday, 14 January 2011 Enterprise microblogging: measuring true value "is relative" Yammer announced a new feature yesterday : Leaderboards Leaderboards gives users access to statistics about their network activity. Business or Pleasure? -

The New Polymath Booktour - Amsterdam

Martijn Linssen

why not both Home About Contact Wednesday, 14 July 2010 The New Polymath Booktour - Amsterdam Amsterdam event 13:00 - 13:45, 21st July 2010, Capgemini, Amsterdam, Hoogoorddreef 15 Featured Speaker : Vinnie Mirchandani, author of the recently published book, The New Polymath.


Steven Berlin Johnson

stevenberlinjohnson.com « Irony and The Ghost Map | Main | Where Were At » The wonderful folks over at TypePad who make this blog possible have very kindly made Ghost Map their featured book of the month. Does Apple Think Multitasking Is A Bug Not A Feature?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger: Reflections on Complex Systems

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The theme of this years Institute was Navigating Complexity: Doing More with Less , and featured a number of talks and panels on a variety of themes relating to complex systems.


Steven Berlin Johnson

Its on the stands now, and it features a full-height picture of me looking gravely concerned about something (presumably the future.) Does Apple Think Multitasking Is A Bug Not A Feature?

stevenberlinjohnson.com: Games and the iPhone

Steven Berlin Johnson

stevenberlinjohnson.com « Brooks/Cheney | Main | The Silent Room Tone » Games and the iPhone Two quick thoughts on the iPhone announcement today: First, anopen question: does this mean the only way you can do over-the-airsyncing of calendar events and contacts (a feature I really, reallywant) is by connecting to an Exchange server? That would be prettyintense if Apple limited a crucial feature exclusively to users of aMicrosoft product.


Steven Berlin Johnson

I just noticed that Neil Postmans Amusing Ourselves to Death -- which Everything Bad was something of a response to -- has just been reissued with a bright red jacket featuring people with televisions on their heads. Does Apple Think Multitasking Is A Bug Not A Feature?

Do You Sociate? » Mini-Feed’s not in Wikipedia

Jerry Michalski

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Doonesbury Slaps Donald Trump With The No Asshole Rule - Bob.

Bob Sutton

This is especially true when it comes to selfish behavior; unvarnished self-interest is a learned social norm, not an unwavering feature of human behavior. How to Be a Good Boss in a Bad Economy| Featured HBR Article.   To my amazement, it features The No Asshole Rule , or as they call it "The No A - Rule."  Bob Sutton. About Subscribe to this blogs feed Email Me Follow Me @ work_matters. Book Me For A Speech. Brightsight Group. Search.

Ngram Faceoff: Hope and fear | Daniel Pink

Dan Pink

Ngram Faceoff: Hope and fear During this quiet holiday week, we’ve decided to roll out a new feature on the Pink Blog — something we call the Ngram Faceoff. Dan Pink. Contact. Follow Dan on Twitter. About Dan. Speaking Engagements. Video. Articles. Office Hours. Drive.

stevenberlinjohnson.com: The Long Zoom

Steven Berlin Johnson

stevenberlinjohnson.com « Virtual Paris | Main | » The Long Zoom Todays Sunday Times Magazine has a feature by me that serves as a nice bridge between the last book and the new one. Does Apple Think Multitasking Is A Bug Not A Feature? Its a piece about Will Wrights amazing game-in-progress, Spore, that revolves around a powers-of-ten, scale-jumping theme that takes you from cell, to city, to constellation.

Internet Time Blog » Kineo: Jay Cross on implementing eLearning

Jay Cross

countering fascist thinking

Harold Jarche

Jason Kottke reviewed an article by the philosopher Umberto Eco and summarized it as 14 features of eternal fascism. “These features cannot be organized into a system; many of them contradict each other, and are also typical of other kinds of despotism or fanaticism.

Informal Learning Blog » Vyew two

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Harold Jarche » Beyond training

Harold Jarche

Learnlets » eLearning Strategy Presentation

Clark Quinn

Harold Jarche » Open Source for the “R” Word

Harold Jarche

Harold Jarche » Red Ball Internet

Harold Jarche

The number 1 Twitter mistake many people make

Jane Hart

I don’t really like talking about “mistakes” when it comes to using different tools, as we all have our own ways of using them, but in this case there is one particular Twitter feature which I can see is ending up in a lot of wasted tweets! That feature is, that if you start a tweet with […].

#C2Xmas Day 7 – Chef2Chef Online Cooking Class

Jane Hart

Written by professional chefs, each lesson features up-to-date culinary tips and advice, not to mention tasty recipes. Each week-long series features 5 manageable daily lessons. Day 7 of the Countdown to Xmas continues here . Topics include basic cooking techniques, seafood, meat and vegetable preparation, wine, and more. To get started, choose a culinary topic. Each lesson is wholly independent, so feel free to jump around. CHEF2CHEF ONLINE COOKING CLASS.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Hey buddy, can you spare $1600?

Mark Oehlert

"As you should know by now this amazing keyboard features a tiny screen on each key. e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Seafood Selector from the Environmental Defense Fund | Main | Check out Spore on the iPhone!

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Kindle.The Universal Textbook?

Mark Oehlert

Not a bad feature list. Again this is first gen and just like with the iPhone, I'm sure there is a software/firmware upgrade path to add some of this features.

Fun With River Otters

Nine Shift

That's another fun feature. This is why go canoeing: to see river otters. They have several 'looks.' The best is when they crawl on top of a log. Took this last month, so a good summer already with wildlife: swans, bear swimming, otters. Try to listen and see if you can hear their snorting.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Recent Podcasts from Harvard and Wesley Freyer on Innovation, Learning Orgs and IP

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « The World Continues to Get Spikier, not Flatter | Main | Netvibes Ginger - Promote on Blog Feature test » March 06, 2008 Recent Podcasts from Harvard and Wesley Freyer on Innovation, Learning Orgs and IP HBR IdeaCast 80: Where Does Strategic Innovation Come From?

Story of the Week: Protests Then and Now

Nine Shift

The NY Times featured a huge photo of the famous suffragette Inez Milhollandon the white horse in 1913. The huge worldwide marches had this interesting twist. Both marchers and the media were aware of the parallel with suffragette marches 100 years ago.

Now Watch the Video of the Van Gogh Paintings - - Amazing

Nine Shift

. Here's my co-author Julie Coates' video of the video in the art gallery at the Institute of Art in Chicago featured with the originals of the three Van Gogh Bedroom paintings.

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Ya(cht) gotta love the Web

Doc Searls

A giant yacht was anchored just outside the harbor in Santa Barbara for much of this past week: Among its impressive features (though not especially visible in this, my shitty photo) is the helicopter on one of the aft decks. SPECIAL FEATURES.

Learning Analytics Courses

George Siemens

Feature Engineering for Improving Learning Environments. After about a year of planning, we can finally announce the following courses on edX focusing on learning analytics. The intent of these courses is to eventually lead into a MicroMasters and then advance placement in an in-development Masters of Science in Learning Analytics at UTA.