20 Most Important Inventions of the Next 10 Years - MSN Tech &am. Elearnspace. The Learning Analytics and Knowledge conference (LAK16) is happening this week in Edinburgh.
I unfortunately, due to existing travel and other commitments, am not in attendance. I have great hope for the learning analytics field as one that will provide significant research for learning and help us move past naive quantitative and qualitative assessments of research and knowledge. I see LA as a bricolage of skills, techniques, and academic/practitioner domains. It is a multi-faceted approach of learning exploration and one where anyone with a stake in the future of learning can find an amenable conversation and place to research.
Since I am missing LAK16, and feeling nostalgic, I want to share my reflections of how LAK and the Society for Learning Analytics Research (SoLAR) became the influential agencies that they now are in learning research. As more learning activities occur online, learners produce growing amounts of data. The financials of any first event are critical. Troys: One Twitter Script to Rule Them All - ReadWriteWeb. Over the past year, all the major tech blogs have done round-up articles of great Greasemonkey scripts to use with Twitter (including us).
What this says about Twitter's native functionality we aren't sure, but we know we've had upwards of 10 separate scripts installed and active at different times. All that is going to end, at least for the next little while, as we have just found the GM script that does everything (and we mean everything). It's the innocently named, Troy's Twitter Script (created by Troy Thompson) that we first noticed written up over on TechRaga. After installing the script and visiting Twitter, we found so many useful tweaks to almost every Twitter view that it was almost overwhelming. How to be the biggest Twitt in the world with out A to Z guide t. [Apr. 28] A Sneak Preview of Wolfram. Apr282009 Video.
Franke James. Flickr Related Tag Browser. TimeTicker and the time tickers... PollDaddy Twitter Polls - Send a poll directly to your Twitter s. Mikogo: Free Online Meetings. Unique .com Business Domains For Sale. HootSuite-ultimate-Twitter-profile-management-toolbox. Brain-Twitter project offers hope to paralyzed patients - CNN.co. By Richard Allen Greene CNN (CNN) -- Adam Wilson posted two messages on Twitter on April 15.
The first one, "GO BADGERS," might have been sent by any University of Wisconsin-Madison student cheering for the school team. The brain-computer interface allows people to compose a tweet by focusing on the desired letter. Building Your Teacher-to-Teacher Community! Heat Haze - Last.fm Random Song Statistics. Nothing found for Archief Ecp-av-workshops-mengvoer-voor-videof. TwitterPacks / COACHING. Playa Cofi Jukebox - Our Musical Heritage. McSweeney's Internet Tendency: Internet-Age Writing Syllabu. ENG 371WR: Writing for Nonreaders in the Postprint Era M-W-F: 11:00 a.m.—12:15 p.m.
Instructor: Robert Lanham Course Description As print takes its place alongside smoke signals, cuneiform, and hollering, there has emerged a new literary age, one in which writers no longer need to feel encumbered by the paper cuts, reading, and excessive use of words traditionally associated with the writing trade. Writing for Nonreaders in the Postprint Era focuses on the creation of short-form prose that is not intended to be reproduced on pulp fibers.
Instant messaging. Prerequisites Students must have completed at least two of the following. Required Reading Materials Literary works, including the online table of contents of the Huffington Post’s Complete Guide to Blogging, will serve as models to be skimmed for thorough analysis. The Writing Is on the Wall: Why Print/Reading Will Go the Way of the Pictograph. Interface experiments for a new live report on hypernarrative.co. Over the last few years I’ve worked on different live reports for different kind of festivals.
I like what you can make with (almost) realtime information based on the API’s of other services. For the Urban Explorers festival in May this year I started working on a new interface. The amount of aggregated information can be overwhelming for people, so I’m looking at how can you keep it understandable for new visitors. Or in the case of Urban Explorers for people who never visited or will never visit the festival. UE is a music and art festival that takes place in different venues in the city of Dordrecht. Blip API The idea is to start working with the Blip API. I haven’t exactly figured out what it should look like, but just started to make some interfaces to see what works and what doesn’t. Last week the Next Web conference was organized in the Netherlands. The Next Hack from Wilbert Baan on Vimeo.
HootSuite-ultimate-Twitter-profile-management-toolbox. In early April, Adam Wilson posted a status update on the social networking Web site Twitter -- just by thinking about it.
Just 23 characters long, his message, "using EEG to send tweet," demonstrates a natural, manageable way in which "locked-in" patients can couple brain-computer interface technologies with modern communication tools. A University of Wisconsin-Madison biomedical engineering doctoral student, Wilson is among a growing group of researchers worldwide who aim to perfect a communication system for users whose bodies do not work, but whose brains function normally. Among those are people who have amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), brain-stem stroke or high spinal cord injury.
Some brain-computer interface systems employ an electrode-studded cap wired to a computer. The electrodes detect electrical signals in the brain -- essentially, thoughts -- and translate them into physical actions, such as a cursor motion on a computer screen. Schalk agrees. This is Propaganda. Create Your YtDub! Plot Your Twitter Followers On A Map - MMMeeja Blog. Yahoo Pipes are a pretty cool way to create mashups fast and this post will teach you how to plot your Twitter followers or friends on a map and embed it into your blog in less than five minutes!
Yes, five minutes, set your stopwatch running... now! HootSuite-ultimate-Twitter-profile-management-toolbox. Stanford's Entrepreneurship Corner: Podcasts. Gallipoli:The First Day. TWEEEEET Design. Luxology > What is imageSynth 2 ? KnowEm UserName Check - Thwart Social Media Identity Theft, chec. The 5 Most Awesome Google-Twitter Combined Applications. Capo. Theeter - Simple YouTube Sharing. DCortesi . blog When Did I Start Twitter. Semantic Gifts - Analysis for Ideas. Nationale Marketingdag 2009.
Twitr.Us. TwiPICK - real time image search. Social media news release (SMNR) creation, publishing and online. Linktive. 10 Youtube URL Tricks You Should Know About. Though it has some competition, YouTube remains the premier video site on the web.
With a staggering amount of videos uploaded every day, some people even make a living from the service. 10 Video Sites That Are Better Than YouTube 10 Video Sites That Are Better Than YouTube Here are 10 great alternatives to YouTube, although the "better than" is obviously open to debate... Read More No matter if you’re a casual YouTube user or go looking for the craziest channels you can find, there are all sorts of ways to tweak YouTube to make it just right for you. Let’s look at some URL tricks to get more out of the service. 1. Typically, when you copy a link to a YouTube video, it starts from the beginning. You can do this in a couple of ways. Youtube.com/watch? Can be shared 90 seconds in using this URL: youtube.com/watch? If you don’t want to use the manual method, pause the video at the time you’d like to share it at, then right-click and choose Copy video URL at current time. 2.
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