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. Our friends at google mischieviously ADD something to the search. Dan Pink. Contact.

The World Cafe Community – Virtual Cafes? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Amy Lenzo on 24 Oct 2008 at 12:58 pm Obviously my search algorithms suck because I’m just finding this post! Trackback URI | Comments RSS Leave a Reply New to Full Circle?

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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.

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?

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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Technorati tweaking

Doc Searls

It was the first search engine for what we then called The Live Web (and now call Real Time). Basically, it was a search engine that just paid attention to RSS, which back then consisted mostly of blogs. (I It was also, for many subjects, my primary search engine. Technorati was also a technical pioneer, introducing tag search, along with new standards and practices around tagging in general. For example, feeds of searches.

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Is There a Better Way to Social Learning?

Xyleme

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.

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. Have I mentioned that I love getting questions.

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.

Do You WANT an LMS? Does a Learner WANT an LMS?

Tony Karrer

On Creating Passionate Users they had a great picture that captures how many of us feel about LMS products: As the number of features increases our satisfaction level begins to go down because of the complexity of getting it to work for us.

The New Television: How the iPad Changes Everything

Kevin Wheeler

Even learning how to search for and download applications is intuitive, fun and cheap (or often even free). Adding those features adds complexity and makes it confusing to anyone who is not computer savvy.

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Because advertising encourages Alzheimer’s

Doc Searls

It’s about MediaCloud , a Berkman Center project, and features quotage from Ethan Zuckerman and Yochai Benkler … (pictured above at last year’s Berkman@10). You could search for what’s changed.

Beyond Institutions Personal Learning in a Networked World

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Models of how to select educational technology including customized lists of LMS features, a way of picking among those 305 features of a learning management system that you might want to solve the educational problems at your institution. I searched yesterday. I did a search.

The Fellowship of the Net

Andy McAfee

Photo of Andrew McAfee Home Blog About RSS Andrew McAfees Blog The Business Impact of IT Tweet The Fellowship of the Net by Andrew McAfee on May 26, 2009 Even though I’m heading down the river to a sweet gig at MIT , my affiliation with Harvard will continue. Next post: The Diminishment of Don Draper Follow me on twitter Featured About Andrew McAfee Enterprise 2.0:

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 Interest driven media tries to understand what people are interested in, and often what they are searching for. Interest driven media tries to understand what people are interested in, and often what they are searching for. Entries (RSS). and Comments (RSS Clay Shirky. « Free speech Is Not A Pony.

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“17 Things we Used to Do”

Andy McAfee

Photo of Andrew McAfee Home Blog About RSS Andrew McAfees Blog The Business Impact of IT Tweet “17 Things we Used to Do&# by Andrew McAfee on April 20, 2009 Twitter grew by 131% in March alone , and Oprah started tweeting last week (and already has about 175,000 followers), so it seemed like the right time to discuss this technology/service/phenomenon/whatever-it-is in my MBA course. Am I missing an option feature – can everyone establish direct messaging with everyone?

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“17 Things we Used to Do”

Andy McAfee

Photo of Andrew McAfee Home Blog About RSS Andrew McAfees Blog The Business Impact of IT Tweet “17 Things we Used to Do&# by Andrew McAfee on April 20, 2009 Twitter grew by 131% in March alone , and Oprah started tweeting last week (and already has about 175,000 followers), so it seemed like the right time to discuss this technology/service/phenomenon/whatever-it-is in my MBA course. Am I missing an option feature – can everyone establish direct messaging with everyone?

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More Reflections on SharePoint and Picking Technology | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

What are “make it or break it&# features we should ask for, which would guarantee that a useful community collaboration platform can be built on MS Sharepoint? A feature is something that makes a tool usable. ) The wysiwyg feature, makes it easier for non-geeks to use.

More Reflections on SharePoint and Picking Technology | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

What are “make it or break it&# features we should ask for, which would guarantee that a useful community collaboration platform can be built on MS Sharepoint? A feature is something that makes a tool usable. ) The wysiwyg feature, makes it easier for non-geeks to use.

More Reflections on SharePoint and Picking Technology | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

What are “make it or break it&# features we should ask for, which would guarantee that a useful community collaboration platform can be built on MS Sharepoint? A feature is something that makes a tool usable. ) The wysiwyg feature, makes it easier for non-geeks to use.

More Reflections on SharePoint and Picking Technology | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

What are “make it or break it&# features we should ask for, which would guarantee that a useful community collaboration platform can be built on MS Sharepoint? A feature is something that makes a tool usable. ) The wysiwyg feature, makes it easier for non-geeks to use.

The Advantages of a Talent Community

Kevin Wheeler

There are three distinctive features of corporate talent communities that make them more valuable than databases. One candidate may be an ideal candidate for several positions and fewer candidates get pigeonholed into a particular channel and thereby be missed in the search.

Introduction to Social Networking

Harold Jarche

Common Features of Social Networks. Each network offers different types of search capabilities and once you’ve located a potential friend, you must send an “invitation” to invite them into your personal network. Ability to share various digital objects and information –Both Ning and Facebook allow members to share various online items, including photos, videos and RSS feeds.

No Labor Shortage – Just a Shortage of imagination

Kevin Wheeler

Unfortunately most of us, or most of our employers anyway, would rather spend money on search fees, agency fees, administrative overhead, and advertising rather than on intensively training people with decent basic skills.

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Learning in the Digital Age: The Reality and the Myth

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

We project our thoughts, our ideas, our beliefs, our features onto the chaos. In my mind, searching for competencies is taking one really difficult problem and breaking it down into 10 really difficult problems. I remember the RSS standards wars of the late `80s, early `90s. RSS was a syndication format and there were too many different flavours of RSS. Then after that we had RSS and Atom, two different standards. Let me tell you story of the great bear.

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My Moodle Test

Xyleme

I didn’t believe it myself, so I did the following Google search: “Moodle and standards.” Its 18 months old, so I did a quick search of the Moodle forums to see what the status of the SCORM export feature is today. October 19th, 2009 at 07:31 | #1 Concerning Open Source, LMSs and SCORM: Correcting Some Common Misconceptions | E-Learning Curve Blog Learning Pulse Learning Pulse RSS feed Google Youdao Xian Guo Zhua Xia My Yahoo! Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc.

Challenge: SharePoint and NGOs/NonProfits -go or no go? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Further, SharePoint implementations start-out being all about “bucket management&# rather than about the shared / common interface for collaboration – and so the broad collaborative opportunities are not really a feature of SharePoint out of the box.

Andyasks , and Hopes for Answers

Andy McAfee

Photo of Andrew McAfee Home Blog About RSS Andrew McAfees Blog The Business Impact of IT Tweet Andyasks , and Hopes for Answers by Andrew McAfee on November 25, 2008 I’ve been told by a few people that if I want to really understand the power of the microblogging utility Twitter (which I wrote about here and here ) I need to use it more broadly. This will let everyone track all questions and responses over time by typing "andyasks" into the search box at hashtags.org.

Andyasks , and Hopes for Answers

Andy McAfee

Photo of Andrew McAfee Home Blog About RSS Andrew McAfees Blog The Business Impact of IT Tweet Andyasks , and Hopes for Answers by Andrew McAfee on November 25, 2008 I’ve been told by a few people that if I want to really understand the power of the microblogging utility Twitter (which I wrote about here and here ) I need to use it more broadly. This will let everyone track all questions and responses over time by typing "andyasks" into the search box at hashtags.org.

A New Website, Part Six - Drupal Modules

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Aggregator The Aggregator is an RSS aggregator. In the Administration menu I see 'RSS Aggregator'. I create a category 'Me and Mine', and then create an RSS feed for OLDaily. It updates the search index, among other things, and it runs any RSS harvests that need to be run. In the meantime, I can update my RSS feed manually. I decide to search for ' unicode.inc on line 138'. I try to narrow the search by adding 'Drupal' as a parameter.

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Top 100 eLearning Items

Tony Karrer

Introducing The Conversation Prism eLearning Trends 2007 and 2008 TechCrunch White Label Social Networking Platforms Chart How to Insert YouTube Videos in PowerPoint Presentations LinkedIn Tips and Tweaks: Do More with your LinkedIn Account Introduction to Wikis, Blogs, Social Bookmarking, Social Networking and RSS Corporate Policies on Web 2.0 Using eLearning Learning , I thought it would be interesting to go look what it thinks are some of the top items of all time.

Ideabox for #andyasks

Andy McAfee

Photo of Andrew McAfee Home Blog About RSS Andrew McAfees Blog The Business Impact of IT Tweet Ideabox for #andyasks by Andrew McAfee on February 12, 2009 Late in 2008 I started asking a question every day on Twitter. If you’d like to see the #andyasks traffic, do a Twitter search like this one.

Is craigslist or eHarmony the Right Model for Enterprise 2.0?

Andy McAfee

Photo of Andrew McAfee Home Blog About RSS Andrew McAfees Blog The Business Impact of IT Tweet Is craigslist or eHarmony the Right Model for Enterprise 2.0? I now subscribe to the minimal amount of systemic categorization and maximizing people's use of search to let them get what they want when they want it. AndySummers February 23, 2009 at 3:09 pm I think there is a third option that lies between these two, but it depends on the feature set of the platform.

CoP Series #10: Stewarding Technology for Community | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Second, it is easy to reduce technology selection to a set of features and pick the platform that seems to have all the features we need. Start simple and activate JUST the features you need to support the learning activities you identified.

E-Learning Generations

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Third, it brings in the idea of interoperability, first inthe form of syndication formats such as RSS, which allow us to share ourcontent easily with each other, but also later in the form or applicationprogramming interfaces, which allow one computer program on one website tocommunicate with another program on another website. Innovators moved on and began to tryradical new technologies like RSS and AJAX, Twitter and Technorati.

How to Get the Most out of a Conference

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

MS-Word version -- PDF Version EDUCAUSE has this habit of creating placeholders for its posts and then sending RSS feeds composed solely of those placeholders. If you don't know the hashtag, search for the conference on Twitter. Or use a Google site:Twitter search, like this.

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 Another worry is that the poor content generated by the phoning it in strategy will clutter up the Intranet or Extranet, obscuring the good stuff and making it harder for people to navigate, search, etc. Ratings, Part 3 by Andrew McAfee on November 21, 2008 My previous two posts on measuring knowledge workers’ participation in Enterprise 2.0

Not Your Father’s ROI

Jay Cross

It features an article in which Jon Husband and I delve into how to measure the impact of learning in the network era. Information flows are carried by links, alerts, RSS feeds, search engines, aggregation and filtering of content. •

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