e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Alternative and Activist Search Engines

Mark Oehlert

wisdom » June 22, 2007 Alternative and Activist Search Engines So a post here lays out what it would be like to live for a day without using Google for searching. The value is that it lists 100+ alternative search engines that you may not even be aware of. This post lays out a number of search sites that will donate a portion of their ad revenues to charity.

Travel Backward in Time and Search Google circa 2001

Mark Oehlert

the Google 2001 Index Search page. and just as an extra, here is a link to the archive of e-Clippings when it lived as a newsletter

Good Stuff While I was Gone | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Thank goodness for friends and colleagues like Stephen Downes who filter and share via newsletters and Twitter.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "MIT Researchers Advance Lecture Capture with Search Capabilities" (Campus Technology)

Mark Oehlert

» February 11, 2008 "MIT Researchers Advance Lecture Capture with Search Capabilities" (Campus Technology) ( story link ) Now this is what I call an *LMS (lecture management system).

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: The Next Revolution in Interactions

John Hagel

Confronted by accelerating change, Western executives search desperately for “safe harbors”, sources of advantage that will give them some respite from growing competitive pressures.

Designing E-Learning 3.0 in gRSShopper - 5

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

To filter the results, though, I did something different: url~youtube This creates a regular expression search in the Media table, looking for a media URL that contains the string 'youtube'. The other major content I want to include in the newsletter are posts written by course participants.

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Designing E-Learning 3.0 in gRSShopper - 9

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

We'll use the course newsletter as our RSS feed, except we'll publish the output in rss2 format instead of HTML. because when you use ~ (as in url~youtube) it executes a regular expression search, which means (a) regular expression characters can be used (yay!)

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Approaching E-Learning 3.0

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Here are some of the choices you will have: - The course tag is #el30 and you can follow this tag by searching for it on either Twitter or Mastodon. This content will be aggregated by the course website and shared in the email newsletter and RSS feed so everyone can read it.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Anybody Else Notice How Much Context Amazon is Now Wrapping Around A Book?

Mark Oehlert

I mean check out the photo here.and if you cant see this well enough.just go search for a book. e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Potential Quote of the Day.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Semi-Daily Quote/Lyric/Words of Others

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Map of the Blogosphere | Main | Semi-Daily Quote/Lyric/Words of Others » March 27, 2008 Semi-Daily Quote/Lyric/Words of Others “Common to most anthropologists is a contrarian readiness to search out diverse, improbable kinds of patterning, to be skeptical of commonly accepted categories or boundaries, and to employ varying temporal and geographic scales as tools of inquiry.”

Designing E-Learning 3.0 in gRSShopper - 7

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Now when I list feeds , there's a way to filter the listing: Figure 83 - List Feeds - search function This is the bit that's broken. A New Type of Post I've been adding both participant posts and resource posts to the newsletter.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): New Web 2.0 Visualization/Explanation from Ross Dawson

Mark Oehlert

we continue to search for explanations that resonate some sense of capturing what is really going on here. e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Blogger/Blogspot Will Not Resolve To *.mil mil domains | Main | Quote of the Day » August 17, 2007 New Web 2.0 Visualization/Explanation from Ross Dawson I find it interesting that even as we stand hip deep in the curved corner and pastel colored waters of Web 2.0,

Designing E-Learning 3.0 in gRSShopper - 13

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Basically what I did is this: when a person clicks on 'Submit' I take the current form contents, compose them into a URL calling an viewer.cgi search command to return a list of links I can view, and then load the results of that URL into the lower frame.

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How to Participate in the MOOC

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Read the Newsletters Every weekday, another newsletter will arrive in your email inbox. The best way to start participating in the course is to read these newsletters. You can read today's newsletter on the website, and you can read previous newsletters in the newsletter archive. This will be the same contents you find in the newsletter, but in a format much more accessible for browsing. You can do it yourself by searching for the tag.

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2018 OLDaily Survey

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Here are the basic results: It makes sense that the existing subscribers would be those whose needs are being met by the newsletter, but it's reassuring to see it expressed in a bar graph. Maybe I could put a 'last five issues' set of links in the newsletter itself.

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The Leader's Guide to Radical Management: Wake-up call for.

Steve Denning

Jessica Dickler of CNN reports from a recent survey by job-placement firm Manpower that 84% of employees are thinking of searching for a new job in 2011, as compared to just 60% a year ago.

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The Leader's Guide to Radical Management: Memo to Larry Page: What.

Steve Denning

The truth is that Google gets 95 percent of its revenues from a single core business—ads from searches.

seek > sense > share for cities

Harold Jarche

This was part of the organization’s search for “ practical solutions to fulfill the citizen’s demand” acknowledging that “learning cannot be conducted alone but has to be part of partnerships”.

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The future is connected, messy, loose and open

Harold Jarche

What is most amazing is that now we can learn about these things with a simple search or click. Follow what is happening in learning and education with Stephen Downes and his extensive daily newsletter. Why is self-directed learning and professional development so important today?

RSS Changeover Day Experiences

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Neither si there a search of feeds or posts; I''m really going to miss that. No search. Also, there''s no search (though from the blog it appears to be a priority). So today is the day Google Reader is vanishing from the web. What next?

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The Leader's Guide to Radical Management: My Predictions for 2011

Steve Denning

Look out for butterfly jobs, just created an employment agency for connecting up the hopeful trends, please consider it YOURS if you're creating or searching for future jobs: [link] Posted by: Stella | January 19, 2011 at 12:30 PM Adversity toughens him as well as wounding him.I'm

The Linearity of Stephen Downes. Or a tale of two Stephens

George Siemens

do a “ George Siemens” search on OLDaily – he has provided many learning opportunities for me). At this stage of reviewing his post, I’m left with the impression that much of Stephen’s complaint about our paper is actually a discussion with himself: The Stephen that disagreed with his phd supervisory committee and the Stephen that today has exceeded the impact of members on that committee through blogging, his newsletter, presentations, and software writing.

5 Reasons Why Activity Streams Will Save You From Information Overload

Luis Suarez

As an example, when I got things started with living &# A World Without Email &# one of the first things I did was to unsubscribe from all of the several dozens of newsletters I use to receive at work. I heart Activity Streams. I mean, I * love* them to bits!

5 Reasons Why Activity Streams Will Save Your From Information Overload

Luis Suarez

As an example, when I got things started with living &# A World Without Email &# one of the first things I did was to unsubscribe from all of the several dozens of newsletters I use to receive at work. I heart Activity Streams. I mean, I * love* them to bits!

BlogForever Interview

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

These were all dated, these were all posted on my website and sothat became my daily newsletter. So, Ihave two forms of blogging – the articles and the newsletter. The newsletter is ameans of me saving my bookmarks. When I first started, when I posted something in my newsletter likeposting links, and when I’d post a link of so and so I would then send an emailto so and so and say “I posted a link to your article in my newsletter”. Google has a great search.

The Leader's Guide to Radical Management: My fetish for fonts

Steve Denning

I continue to search for the perfect handwritten font, i.e. one that is clear, legible, with character, but not wacky.

"Give and Take" in Paperback: Check Out the Launch Fun and Goodies

Bob Sutton

  I’m on a global search for the organizations where employees exemplify helpfulness. Sign up for my newsletter.

Ascent from Social Media

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

As I go through my feed today this is what I see: Search-Engine Optimization (SEO) services. And over the next few weeks I'm going to revisit what I do with my core offerings, my newsletter and my other work, and think about making my incoming content feeds work better for me, and my outgoing feeds work better for my readers. The sad part is, most of you won't read this message. Not because you don't want to. You probably do. You actually followed me just for that purpose.

Giant Snow Fail Link Sale

Doc Searls

Google MVNO – - Yahoo Search Results. skymall news – - Yahoo Search Results. "Hyperlinks subvert hierarchy" – - Yahoo Search Results. How Google Search Dealt With Mobile — Backchannel — Medium. google maps cell phones – - Yahoo Search Results. Search results for "Doc Searls" – Wikimedia Commons. 4th Party Newsletter.

Three ways to spread your idea and boost your satisfaction before.

Dan Pink

Get the irregular and irreverent Pink Newsletter —full of ideas, excerpts, and freebies on working smarter and living better. Dan Pink. Contact. Follow Dan on Twitter. About Dan. Speaking Engagements. Video. Articles. Office Hours. Drive. A Whole New Mind. Johnny Bunko. Daniel H.

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: The Power of Power Laws

John Hagel

Searching for simplicity Besides extreme events, there’s another implication of the shift to a Paretian world. There is a natural and very human tendency to seek out the typical or the average and to search for more predictability.

Live blogging Studio 20?s Open Studio at NYU

Doc Searls

Membership perks: e.g. personalized search, read later feature, notifications of upcoming themes, ability to comment, ebook collections, member-only events. A little mailing list for newsletters, in addition to other methods.

Most popular posts about Working Smarter for July 2012

Jay Cross

This is the lead article in the new issue of my free and highly intermittent newsletter, JOHO. Musing on Google’s Power Searching Course and marketing JAY CROSS | FRIDAY, JULY 20, 2012. July, 2012. GEORGE SIEMENS. JULY 25, 2012. MOOCs are really a platform.

How to find great talent: 4 questions for Bloomberg View's George.

Dan Pink

Get the irregular and irreverent Pink Newsletter —full of ideas, excerpts, and freebies on working smarter and living better. Everybody should be searching for resilience, and hardly anyone does. Not so as I continue my position search. Dan Pink. Contact.

Access2OER: The CCK08 Solution

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The course was not widely advertised; it was posted on George Siemens' and my newsletters. That said, these newsletters are leading sources of information to a community that would be interested in the course. Though we provided search, the major resource related to discover has nothing to do with search. The provision of a daily newsletter aggregating and distributing course content proved to be a vital link for participants.

Social Media Planning and Evaluation for NGOs

Nancy White

For example, you may try a blog as an alternative to a traditional email newsletter. Do a search to see who has linked to that post? (Do Do you know how to do this on Google, Yahoo or Microsoft search?

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Interview with Steven D. Lockshin, author of Get Wise to Your Advisor

Dan Pink

What’s one thing Pink Newsletter readers could do today to improve their chances of successfully navigating their financial futures? . 4) Have I religiously searched for the best advisor to meet my needs by asking tough questions rather than making an emotional decision?

Social Media: An Interview

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

link] Mostly I grab RSS feeds from blogs, newsletters and websites, but I also harvest Twitter TSS feeds (often for hashtags) as well as Google Alert RSS feeds (again, often for hashtags, but also for subjects I follow). link] From my website, I distributed some RSS feeds, I distribute a popular email newsletter, and of course I make the content available on my website. https://www.google.com/search?q=

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Komen Kan Kiss My Mammagram, PinActivism, and Newsjacking for a Cause

Beth Kanter

” She had been searching for reaction to the Komen story and came upon my post. I usually publish my weekly e-newsletter on Tuesday or Wednesday and hadn’t gotten to it Tuesday, so it only made sense to include the Komen story in the e-newsletter too.

cities and the future of work

Harold Jarche

This was part of the organization’s search for “ practical solutions to fulfill the citizen’s demand” acknowledging that “learning cannot be conducted alone but has to be part of partnerships”. Note: This post is based on several earlier ones.

14 smart tips from single women entrepreneurs | Daniel Pink

Dan Pink

Get the irregular and irreverent Pink Newsletter —full of ideas, excerpts, and freebies on working smarter and living better. Looks like I need to hit the bookstore … and the search button. Dan Pink. Contact. Follow Dan on Twitter. About Dan. Speaking Engagements. Video.

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Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Community 2.0

John Hagel

Virtual communities can be particularly powerful in delivering ROA – enhancing serendipity rather than just search.

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The Open Road

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

It didn’t show up at all on the Google search (which is kind of my point, that the OA versions get buried). It didn''t show up at all on the Google search (which is kind of my point, that the OA versions get buried). I went to the Internet Archive, and using their search engine.