100 Twitter accounts for Philomaths (Lovers of Learning)
JULY 17, 2016
Here are 100 Twitter feeds to follow for philomaths, the curious and those who would like to improve their general knowledge – from both institutions and individuals – some with a twist and many that will bring you a daily dose of learning!
Is Twitter Where Connections Go to Die? – The Unfollowing Experiment – The Follow-Up
NOVEMBER 2, 2016
Indeed, while re-reading through ‘ Is Twitter Where Connections Go to Die? – One thing I can share with you all is that once I have seen the light of a much smarter way of using Twitter through public lists alone it’s rather tough to go back to anything else for that matter, so I haven’t.
Twitter Is Where Conversations Go To Die
AUGUST 19, 2012
Twitter has now become, once again, another messaging board system, like a good bunch of them out there of the once so-called social networking sites. What Twitter did, to use companies like Seesmic to grow and now killing them with their new API rules, is evil.
Is Twitter Where Connections Go to Die? – The Unfollowing Experiment
SEPTEMBER 23, 2015
Over three years ago I wrote a blog entry over here about Twitter under the provocative heading: ‘ Twitter is where conversations go to die ’. I still love Twitter, as I wrote just recently. Why do we follow people on Twitter in the first place?
How @GoodwillIntl is Celebrating Labor Day with Twitter Campaign #150jobs AND Measures Success
SEPTEMBER 3, 2012
One of their newest experiments is a Twitter campaign, #150jobs. I interviewed Arlene to learn more about they’re measuring their Twitter campaign and what they’re learning. What is the objective of the Twitter campaign?
Etiquette for sharing
MAY 11, 2012
Twitter is full of links to other websites. For a long time you needed to use URL shorteners to ensure you stayed within Twitter’s 140 character limit. Now Twitter has its own URL shortener – t.co – that converts every link that is shared.
top tools 2016
SEPTEMBER 9, 2016
3: Feedly: A feed reader, or aggregator, to keep track of blogs and news sites via RSS. 2: Twitter: Next to my blog, Twitter is my best learning tool and allows me to stay connected to a diverse network. Learning Technology
Take us to The Rivers
MAY 7, 2012
Not that the Times is actually doing anything other than keeping its RSS feed alive. And Technology Review ? Last fall, we moved all the editorial in our apps, including the magazine, into a simple RSS feed in a river of news.
Top Tools for Learning
SEPTEMBER 6, 2013
8 (new): Feedly is my new feed reader, now that Google Reader has been shut down. 2 (4): Twitter : Next to my blog, Twitter is my best learning tool and allows me to stay connected to a diverse network. Learning Technology
My Top Tools 2014
JULY 17, 2014
4 (8): Feedly: is my feed reader to keep track of blogs and news sites via RSS. 2 (2): Twitter: Next to my blog, Twitter is my best learning tool and allows me to stay connected to a diverse network. Learning Technology
Twitter economics: corset creates value
SEPTEMBER 1, 2010
why not both Home About Contact Thursday, 2 September 2010 Twitter economics: corset creates value Commenting on The Spirituality of Social Media by Mark Schaefer , I found myself in immediate need of another blog post when I wrote I see amazingly, astonishingly little verbal abuse on Twitter.
top tools for 2015
AUGUST 27, 2015
4 (4): Feedly: is my feed reader to keep track of blogs and news sites via RSS. 2 (2): Twitter: Next to my blog, Twitter is my best learning tool and allows me to stay connected to a diverse network. Learning Technology
Steven Berlin Johnson
OCTOBER 29, 2007
stevenberlinjohnson.com « Literary Style By The Numbers | Main | OpenSocial » Twitter Okay, I caved. Im twittering. The interface is much cleaner and Twitter's apps don't work that great with Vista. SBJ via Twitter follow me on Twitter The Basics Im a father of three boys, husband of one wife, and author of five books. Interface Culture : How New Technology Transforms the Way We Create and Communicate My first.
A Review of SAP Jam
OCTOBER 21, 2013
Jam can be populated with users directly — if used standalone — or users can be sourced from the BizX user tables that feed the rest of the SuccessFactors suite. collaboration micro-blogging mobile networking organization social networking technology Jam sap SAP Jam social
Twitter as Search Engine or Community Seed
MARCH 6, 2009
The folks over at BrandonHall, the learning folks who blog lots of interesting links, pointed out a value of Twitter that not all of us may have seen yet. Twitter as a search engine. The question always comes up “why would we be interested in something like Twitter.
Getting More Value from Your Social Media
NOVEMBER 24, 2010
Home About Future of Talent Subscribe Over the Seas Thoughts on Recruiting, Learning and Other Things as I Ramble around the World Getting More Value from Your Social Media by Kevin Wheeler on November 24, 2010 Platforms such as Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and a variety of proprietary platforms are becoming core to successful recruiting, learning, relationship building, and marketing. For example, how can your job postings drive potential candidates to your Twitter or Facebook accounts?
Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Enterprise 2.0: The Prodigal.
NOVEMBER 10, 2010
conference on Twitter via its hashtag #e2conf , I noticed a strange phenomenon: most tweets werent about Enterprise 2.0, Yes, but I still think most definitions of, and certainly approaches to, social business (including Dachis') still actually focus on the technology piece. 'What
Jane’s Top 10 Tools for Learning 2016
SEPTEMBER 18, 2016
But I do prefer to use … TWEETDECK rather than the web interface – where I’ve set up different columns for my news feed, mentions, hashtags I follow, etc. I also couldn’t do without FEEDLY – my RSS reader – where I aggregate well over 300 blog and website feeds.
The future of education. 100 years ago | Daniel Pink
AUGUST 2, 2011
Follow Dan on Twitter. Technology (7). 100 years ago The intrepid Maria Popova — BTW, if you’re not subscribing to her newsletter or following her on Twitter , you should — points to a really interesting item in How to Be a Retronaut. Dan Pink. Contact.
Informal Learning Technology
MAY 11, 2009
There's a fantastic post by Stephen Downes - New Technology Supporting Informal Learning. In his post, he really is looking primarily at the University of Manitoba's Connectivism Course that he designed and delivered with George Siemens to 2200 students in Fall 2008 and you can tell that he's busy thinking about the technology behind the Fall 2009 course. This is the same technology that is behind eLearning Learning and Communities and Networks Connection.
Open as in commons, not garden
MARCH 15, 2013
I have just switched to Feedly and will see how it works. I still get value from Twitter and LinkedIn and will continue to use them, though I am under no illusions that they are serving my interests. OpenSource Technology
On marketing’s terminal addiction to personal data fracking and bad guesswork
JANUARY 10, 2015
Even if our own intelligence is not yet artificialized, what’s feeding it surely is. In my own case, I am Doc to most of those who know me, David to various government agencies (and most of the entities that bill me for stuff), Dave to many (but not all) family members, @dsearls to Twitter, and no name at all to the rest of the world, wherein I remain, like most of us, anonymous (literally, nameless), because that too is a civic grace.
Top 10 Tools for Learning
SEPTEMBER 19, 2012
4: Twitter : The micro-blogging platform lets me stay in loose touch with many people. 2: Google Reader : This feedreader lets me subscribe to many websites and stay current with bloggers and news feeds. Technology
World wide puddle
APRIL 1, 2011
The Net’s ability to monitor events and send out messages and notifications automatically is, of course, one of its great strengths as a communication technology. The Net feeds all three, but at the risk of dragging one’s mind from the great to the small.
Two simple backchannel options
SEPTEMBER 5, 2011
It should not be open to the general public (thus eliminating Twitter). Overall, a rather stealth technology. Benefits include customization, the addition of explanatory pages and several widgets, including Twitter feeds. With the worldwide WordPress community, you also know the technology will be around and supported for a long time. Communities Technology
Conferences can be better, a whole lot better
JULY 29, 2015
Announce a Twitter hashtag and encourage people to Tweet. During sessions, use Twitter to gather questions and make comments. Perhaps make the Twitter feed visible on a separate screen in presentation rooms.
Bring on The Live Web
FEBRUARY 18, 2011
But they mostly covered blogs and sites with RSS feeds. This was before Twitter not only made the Web live, but did it in part by tying it to SMS on mobile phones. Berkman Blogging Books Cluetrain Future Life Links Live Web Technology VRM infrastructure
My Two Top 2008 Technologies
DECEMBER 30, 2008
Photo of Andrew McAfee Home Blog About RSS Andrew McAfees Blog The Business Impact of IT Tweet My Two Top 2008 Technologies by Andrew McAfee on December 30, 2008 For a year-end post I’d rather not try to recap the year in technology, or in anything else. So I thought I’d wrap up this blog for this year with a bit of reflection, and talk about my two favorite technologies of the year (I just got my first iPhone yesterday, but will consider that a 2009 technology).
DECEMBER 27, 2011
I used to read many of the technology blogs, like TechCrunch and Read/Write Web but have dropped them from my feed reader and instead read posts that have been referred via Twitter, Google Plus or blog posts.
The Future of Work and Learning 2: Chatbots
MAY 15, 2016
Conversational or chat bots, often make use of artificial intelligence and natural language processing technologies, and they’ve been around for some time. receive relevant or customised news automatically (from news sources, blogs feeds, Twitter accounts).
2010 - year in review
JANUARY 3, 2011
I loved every second of it, letting myself be driven by The Circle of Inspiration that this outside world is, Twitter, Blogs and comments all leading one to the other. I only use Twitter to publish my blog posts, and had 250 followers at the beginning of 2010, and almost 1,000 at the end.
20 ways to prepare yourself for modern workplace learning
APRIL 20, 2016
You have built a strong professional network of connections (aka PLN) on a social networts like Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn or Google+, with whom you interact and learning form on a daily basis – and which you regularly review to ensure they bring you value. You subscribe to a number of blog and website feeds to keep up to date with new ideas, thinking and resources in the field.
Social Media Centers of Excellence? Really?
SEPTEMBER 11, 2013
My morning Twitter feed led to me to an article released in July of this year, an intriguing if baffling idea from Dion Hinchcliffe here. I put my tea down.
Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Capgemini's comma-splice.
NOVEMBER 16, 2010
An obvious screenshot from the renewed site, heres the latest Capgemini slogan Capgemini presented a glossy new site this Monday, announced and talked about on Twitter. Quora: a gossiper's wet dream Twitter punctuation manners Ask not what your company can do for you,?
My Top 5 iOS Apps of the Week – Week #13
DECEMBER 17, 2016
In terms of themes, in case you may be wondering, this week we have got Business (Task Management), Productivity (RSS News Feed Readers, Mindmapping, Curation) and, finally, as usual, Photography. Fiery Feeds : Ok, on to the next one. I am talking about Fiery Feeds.
Under the radar: great technologies you could be using
Jay Cross's Informal Learning
JANUARY 27, 2009
Learning Technologies 2009. Learning technologies: the road ahead. Under the radar: great technologies that you could be using. Twitter. Research page is a starting point for feeds, searches, and proven destinations. interface is my personal launch page, and it includes links to many of the technologies we’ll cover today. Track 1 Session 1. URL for this page:[link]. TInyURL for this page: [link]. Collaborative Learning; Blip.fm
Social Media: An Interview
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
FEBRUARY 23, 2012
I also began working with colleagues at the University of Alberta in 1993 and 1994 to create a 'Multiple Academic User Domain', or MAUD, out of the same technology. As with the discussion board, it was the multi-user aspewct of the technology that made all the difference. From my perspective, contemporary social media technology is an outgrowth of these basis systems. I started using Twitter ten years later ( https://twitter.com/#!/Downes/status/243133812
What Makes a MOOC Massive?
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
JANUARY 17, 2013
Different people discuss different topics in different places (Twitter, Google Groups, Facebook, whatever) as they wish. So what is essential to a course being a *massive* open online course, therefore, is that it is not based in a particular environment, isn't characterized by its use of a single platform, but rather by the capacity of the technology supporting the course to enable and engage conversations and activities across multiple platforms.
Technology and the Right Decision Rights Decisions
MARCH 6, 2009
Photo of Andrew McAfee Home Blog About RSS Andrew McAfees Blog The Business Impact of IT Tweet Technology and the Right Decision Rights Decisions by Andrew McAfee on March 6, 2009 My current print version of Information Week has an interesting cover story about “demand-signal management, a highfalutin term for getting data about what’s selling, then using it to make decisions about manufacturing, replenishment, etc. technologies. technologies.
The Seek > Sense > Share Framework
FEBRUARY 10, 2014
[This article appears in Inside Learning Technologies January 2014]. But when writing, and later books, came along, we had a new technology that could more widely distribute information created by the wise, and the not so wise. Coupled with feed readers (e.g.