Monthly Archives: August 2007

links for 2007-08-29


» A checkpoint on Web 2.0 in the enterprise, Part 2 | Enterprise Web 2.0 | ZDNet.com (tags: web2.0 enterprise2.0) Facebook’s “Privacy Trainwreck”: Exposure, Invasion, and Drama (tags: facebook privacy socialnetworking community) Free Video Stock Footage Resources Online – Robin … Continue reading

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Last blast of Summer – going on vacation – no blogging for awhile


In my part of the world, school doesn’t start until after the Labor Day holiday. It’s always been this way … I managed to learn the reasons why, which are interesting but irrelevant in today’s world (perhaps I’ll blog on … Continue reading

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She wants to connect with anybody – Enterprise 1.0


Not too long ago, I shared the “Meet Charlie” SlideShare presentation … now I found a “Meet Charlotte” in the same vein … From the creator’s comments: “Following on the back of Scott Gavin’s “Meet Charlie”, which was a brilliant … Continue reading

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So, what book are you?


(found this on Teaching Sagittarian)  You’re Watership Down!by Richard AdamsThough many think of you as a bit young, even childish, you’re actually incredibly deep and complex. You show people the need to rethink their assumptions, and confront them on everything … Continue reading

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links for 2007-08-22


SKYPE TOOLBOX: 50+ Enhancements for Skype (tags: VOIP skype tools)

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NY Times article: brain gets bigger with exercise


(Read the entire article here )… Turns out that physical exercise is good for your brain as well as your body. Conventional wisdom had long held that animal (and human) brains weren’t malleable: after a brief window early in life, the … Continue reading

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something new today – BACN


(pronounced just like the typically used breakfast meat … ) A bunch of folks I follow on Twitter had been using this “bacn” term these last few days … I was getting kinda hungry … but now I know what … Continue reading

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Did You Know 2.0 – from shifthappens


Thinking about the characteristics of super-learners (note to self: make a comic of Super Learner) … one thing was sticking in my side, as it were … that we’re doing a real disservice to our kids/young people/new employees in their … Continue reading

Posted in informal learning, instructional design, knowledge transfer, learning, Net Generation

Super Learner Secrets (Craig Lambert- Harvard Magazine article)


(PDF: http://bsc.harvard.edu/PDFs/superlearners.pdf) Saw Stephen Downes‘  short post, then followed the links to Zaid and the PDF file of Craig Lambert’s article – whew! What strikes me is that these five secrets (according to the article) are equally important to develop … Continue reading

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links for 2007-08-19


visualcomplexity.com | A visual exploration on mapping complex networks a ton of resources on visualizing complex networks. (tags: visualization Information mapping resources maps)

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