RSS Changeover Day Experiences

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Well, I''ve done my duty and saved my Google RSS data, and now I''m looking for a new reader. Digg RSS Reader - [link] This is I think the one with the most promise on Day One. RSS is great for personalized links, not content factories, but Digg doesn''t even attempt recommendations.

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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.

Ngram Faceoff: Hope and fear | Daniel Pink

Dan Pink

Subscribe To Blog Via RSS. 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.

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.

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?

My Top 5 iOS Apps of the Week – Week #2

Luis Suarez

It’s happening to me, for instance, with apps around photography, RSS news feed readers, blogging, podcasting, note taking, drawing / sketching, mindmapping, web browsing, maps / traveling, etc. Feedly : Yes, 2016 and I still read RSS news feeds.

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Approaching E-Learning 3.0

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

This content will be aggregated by the course website and shared in the email newsletter and RSS feed so everyone can read it. Who is this course for? If you're reading this, then this course is for you.

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My Pick of the Day is back!

Jane Hart

For many years I published a daily post featuring a new tool or article on Jane’s Pick of the Day blog. Here’s the link to subscribe to the RSS feed. With the rise of Twitter I eventually stopped doing it on a regular basis.

Learning Electron - Part 2

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Integrating Frameworks One of the features that attracted me to Electron was the possibility of working with application frameworks I already knew, and in particular, jQuery and Bootstrap. We needed both Knex and SQLite3 for the database, and in addition, feed-parser to parse the RSS feed.

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Take us to The Rivers

Doc Searls

Being RSS-fed and in plain formatting, they loaded instantly, and were so Web 1.0+ Not that the Times is actually doing anything other than keeping its RSS feed alive. Last fall, we moved all the editorial in our apps, including the magazine, into a simple RSS feed in a river of news.

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A Review of SAP Jam

Dan Pontefract

I can’t possibly go into all the user experience features that are hitting the mark, but I can show a few screen shots to demonstrate my thoughts: The Stream. Profile RSS.

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How Do I Make Sense of Social Networking Tools

Luis Suarez

However, lately, I am having a bit of a hate relationship with it witnessing, first hand, how it’s started cannibalising itself removing what once were really helpful and nifty features or splitting itself up in multiple parts (Hangouts, Photos, etc.).

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Blueprints for Networked Cocreation: 1. Intentcasting - EMERGENT.

Seb Paquet

Subscribe via RSS. Related features. The latter feature opens the way to Intent Maps. Posterous theme by Cory Watilo. EMERGENT CITIES. BuilderShips · ImagineNations. Sebastien Paquet. Sebs research blog: [link] On Twitter: [link]. « Back to blog.

How Social Movements Happen, Part I: Zenith, Ossification, Reality.

Seb Paquet

Subscribe via RSS. IN ORDER TO DESCRIBE a process through which something new emerges, we have to begin by examining the salient features and processes present in the old system that trigger the rise of the new. Posterous theme by Cory Watilo. EMERGENT CITIES.

Is It Time To Let Feedburner Burn?

Beth Kanter

I’ve been using Feedburner for my blog RSS Feeds since 2005! It is time to self-host your RSS feed many people wondered? Rumors that Google will close Feedburner are circulating again, but this time there is an option for an RSS hosting service, although not free. 1) Update your web site’s RSS autodiscovery tags to point to your native blog’s feed. This means that new subscribers always follow a feed on your domain, not your RSS provider’s platform.

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Down But Not Quite Out: what can we learn from the plights of Learning Tree International and Readers Digest?

Charles Jennings

A ning site, podcasts, video learning resources, RSS feeds from the large technology providers such as Cisco, Sun and Microsoft, and a number of other facilities including a range short formal modules deep-linked from the corporate LMS that could be pulled on-demand.

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Online Newspaper Software

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

uses automatic tagging * ProsePoint - online newspaper with configurable sections * Managing News - Tracks news through RSS feeds and displays where each event is happening on a map Prose Point Express This site hosts newspapers - looks like Drupal but I would have to confirm. CMS, templates, classifieds, and cloud hosting, among other features.

Craft in Interaction and Service Design

Adaptive Path

My favorite example of this on iPhone and iPad is when I "copy link" from Safari or my RSS reader, and then open the Instapaper app. Last week saw the latest release of Instapaper , a service for saving web pages for reading later.

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Is There a Better Way to Social Learning?


Dan Pontefract, in his most excellent post The Standalone LMS is Dead makes the following argument: “Set up your ‘Facebook for the organization’ by embedding an LMS (or LMS like features) into your enterprise-wide collaboration platform. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc.

A New Book, A New Look for Beth’s Blog!

Beth Kanter

The big learning for me is to make sure that if you use an RSS service that you point the feed to your domain – that way you can easily move your RSS subscribers without disruption and that way you control your RSS subscribers not the service. The New Beth's Blog.

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Aaron Swartz was not a hacker. He was a builder.

David Weinberger

He was a builder: Aaron helped build the RSS standard that enabled a rush of information and ideas — what we blandly call “content” — to be distributed, encountered, and re-distributed. Aaron created Infogami, software that made it easy for end-users to create Web sites that feature collaboration and self-expression. Of course Aaron was a legendary prodigy of a hacker in the sense of someone who can build anything out of anything.

Hello world!

Andy McAfee

Photo of Andrew McAfee Home Blog About RSS Andrew McAfees Blog The Business Impact of IT There’s nothing here. Follow me on twitter Featured About Andrew McAfee Enterprise 2.0: Control Technology Choice, Not Technology Use Charles Babbage On The Cloud Change I Can’t Believe In Bravo, Amazon, for Kicking Out WikiLeaks Where the Silicon Meets the Road ‘Social Business’ is Past Retirement Age Home | About | RSS | Privacy Policy + Terms & Conditions

Social Media: An Interview

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

But probably the definitive date would be when I wrote An Introduction to RSS for Educational Designers in 2002 ( [link] ). I have always viewed RSS as the prototypical social media technology. RSS is to this day the technology I use to keep in touch with the network (I just channel Twitter, Facebook and other feeds through my RSS reader) and one of the major ways I keep in contact with others. As I mentioned, I use RSS most of all.

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I Know It When I See It

Andy McAfee

Photo of Andrew McAfee Home Blog About RSS Andrew McAfees Blog The Business Impact of IT Tweet I Know It When I See It by Andrew McAfee on January 27, 2009 More and more often these days I get asked “Does [offering X] from [vendor Y] qualify as an Enterprise 2.0 Smaller companies and startups often say that the established vendors “just don’t get it&# and that the new features they’ve incorporated – blogs, wikis, discussion forums, tags, etc.

I Know It When I See It : Andrew McAfee’s Blog

Andy McAfee

Andrew McAfee’s Blog The Business Impact of IT Home About RSS I Know It When I See It January 27 2009 Comments to this post More and more often these days I get asked “Does [offering X] from [vendor Y] qualify as an Enterprise 2.0 Established vendors of collaboration software are modifying their offerings and repositioning them as social software platforms that have all the features and functions necessary to support the new modes of interacting and getting work done.

EmbedPlus : enhanced YouTube embedding

Jane Hart

EmbedPlus offers a number of features: Real-time reactions Scene skipping Movable zoom Third party annotations Slow motion on-demand Instant replay Here's an example I created of an enhanced YouTube below – although please note, that I haven't activated all the features mentioned above. Feel free to join the discussion by leaving comments, and stay updated by subscribing to the RSS feed.

Technorati tweaking

Doc Searls

Basically, it was a search engine that just paid attention to RSS, which back then consisted mostly of blogs. (I Google Blogsearch had the same feature, and made it easy. Still does, giving me a choice of Blog Alerts, Atom and RSS, under a heading that says “Subscribe&#. The original Technorati was born during a writing project David Sifry and I were doing for Linux Journal. Late at night David pinged me and said “Look at this,&# and I was amazed.

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Social Bookmarking Tricks for Group Learning

Tony Karrer

RSS Feed With Search Results (and Subscribing) In my article on Personal and Group Learning Using Web 2.0 One neat trick using Social Bookmarking tools, is that you can easily create an RSS Feed for a particular term. Anytime that search results is updated the RSS feed will be updated.

Reading Globally

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

But I have an extensive RSS list , which is well-divided between education, media, ideas, news and science. I make use of the ' translate into my language ' feature in Google reader to extend my range, but even so, language is a challenge. Responding to Dean Shareski , Certainly some thoughts worth consideration. - I don't buy the ' time zone ' argument, even for a minute.

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Jay Cross's Informal Learning - Untitled Article

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Featured Sources. The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. RSS never blocks you or goes down: why social networks need to be decentralized - OReilly Radar , September 14, 2009. RSS never blocks you or goes down: why social networks need to be decentralized , September 14, 2009. Here are the top sites from Informal Learning Flow for September 2009. The Awesomeness Manifesto - , September 16, 2009.

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Time to Settle Up: 100 Tweets Tomorrow

Andy McAfee

Photo of Andrew McAfee Home Blog About RSS Andrew McAfees Blog The Business Impact of IT Tweet Time to Settle Up: 100 Tweets Tomorrow by Andrew McAfee on March 7, 2009 As I wrote earlier , because Amy Senger was able to stay off Twitter for a week, I lost a bet and now have to be a highly active contributor for a day.

Using a CMS to Make Your Website Social

Beth Kanter

Letting them subscribe to your site content through RSS feeds or email can help them ensure they’re getting the most-update information from your organization with ease and convenience. Note from Beth: Your web site is your home base is the heart and soul of your content strategy.

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The New Television: How the iPad Changes Everything

Kevin Wheeler

Adding those features adds complexity and makes it confusing to anyone who is not computer savvy.

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Andy McAfee

Photo of Andrew McAfee Home Blog About RSS Andrew McAfees Blog The Business Impact of IT Tweet Migration by Andrew McAfee on January 20, 2009 I’m moving this blog over to Leave a Comment blog comments powered by Disqus Previous post: It’s Like This… Next post: I’m Over Here Now… Follow me on twitter Featured About Andrew McAfee Enterprise 2.0:

Taking to the Airwaves

Andy McAfee

Photo of Andrew McAfee Home Blog About RSS Andrew McAfees Blog The Business Impact of IT Tweet Taking to the Airwaves by Andrew McAfee on November 18, 2008 I’ll be on Federal News Radio 1500 shortly after 4 pm this afternoon (East Coast Time) to talk with Chris Dorobek and Amy Morris about president-elect Obama’s proposed US CTO post, which I blogged about here. Ratings, Part 3 Follow me on twitter Featured About Andrew McAfee Enterprise 2.0:

Four Reasons you need structure for informal learning


One thing your comment really got me thinking more about is, in general, vendors’ lack of features to support informal and/or social interaction. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc.

MOOCs and the OPAL Quality Clearinghouse

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

A number of MOOCs have used gRSShopper, an application that harvests RSS feeds created by participant platforms, organizes the material, and redistributes it as a daily email newsletter and RSS feed. This is an important feature of MOOCs. Many will rely on the listing provided by course RSS feeds and emails, while many others will find or produce materials of their own, contributing them to the course.

Learning Pulse


Brandon-Hall just published a new 526-page report entitled “Learning Technology Products 2009: Authoring Tools, Learning Management Systems, and Learning Content Management Systems” that contains short one – to three – page profiles of the products featured in three Brandon Hall Research KnowledgeBases: Authoring Tool KnowledgeBase, LMS KnowledgeBase and LCMS KnowledgeBase. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc.

The Future of the Hotel? Citizen M – Amsterdam

Kevin Wheeler

The lobby also features several meeting areas and areas set up like your own living room with bookshelves, built-in television, and nice lighting for reading. Focus is on young, technically-savvy travelers who need the free ubiquitous wifi, the snacks 24×7, the low prices and the completely personalized features. Home About Future of Talent Subscribe Over the Seas Thoughts on Recruiting, Learning and Other Things as I Ramble around the World The Future of the Hotel?

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Lists As Part of Your Content Strategy: A Short List of Tips and Tools

Beth Kanter

Photo by Andrew Watt. I’m a list maker!

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“How do I get my Word content into XML?”


There are a few approaches: Custom Transformations: If you have been very disciplined with the way you’ve used the outlining and style features of Word, the mapping from Word to XML elements can be tailored to automatically convert your word documents into XML maintaining most, if not all, your structure and style information. Standard Transformation: If you’ve at least used the outlining feature in Word (Heading 1, Heading 2, etc.) Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc.

Why We Need the New News Environment to be Chaotic ? Clay Shirky

Clay Shirky

It seems to be a feature of reality. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 Entries (RSS). and Comments (RSS Clay Shirky. « Free speech Is Not A Pony. Institutions, Confidence, and the News Crisis » Why We Need the New News Environment to be Chaotic. The business environment for newspapers continues to be grim. Pew recently reported that advertising revenue rebounded in 2010 for all forms of media, except newspapers.

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