Archive. Tweulogy. Googlereader. Jane's Pick of the Day: Using Twitter to deliver a collaborative keynote. My posting last Thursday explained how I was in Athlone, Ireland to deliver a keynote to the Irish Learning Technology Association's EdTech10 conference.
Following conference hashtag tweets in real time and saving them for later. UPDATE 7 July 2011: Google Realtime is no longer with us.
Initially it seemed to be temporarily offline while under-bonnet tinkering happened and it was assumed it would be hooked up with Google+ however it now seems that Google is no longer accessing Twitter's stream as the deal ended on 2 July 2011. This isn't great. Also, see the more up to date post linked in the column on the right hand side, about a list of Twitter tools. All the fashionable conferences or events have a hashtag.
This turns a mere word into a clickable link which takes you to a 'channel' of tweets all talking about the same thing. There are lots of ways of following these tweeted hashtags, in real time, and you can also save all the tweets for later. Example hashtag is #scio10 which stands for Science Online 2010. 1. 2. My only bleat is that FriendFeed tends to lose the details of who said what, something that some of the other services seem to be able to keep (see this pic which gives an example 4. 4.5. 5. 6. #Hashtags and other New Media Tools at the Forum on Education Abroad Conference. This week the Forum on Education Abroad annual conference will take place in Charlotte, North Carolina and I'm sad to say that I am no longer able to attend.
I have attended every Forum on Education Abroad conference and I was scheduled to present but due to a required meeting about my dissertation proposal that overlaps the conference I had to withdraw from my session. Now that I have a phone that is smarter than me I was planning on a heavy social media presence at the Forum conference that included posts to Twitter and IHEC Blog's Facebook page as well as video uploads (perhaps interviews) for IHEC Blog's YouTube channel.
Additionally, I planned to blog frequently from the conference. An Open Letter … « NASPA Annual Conference. An Open Letter from the People with Cell Phones out (for a purpose) during sessions Dear Presenter/Speaker at NASPA 2010,
10 Ways to Archive Your Tweets. Did you know that your tweets have an expiration date on them?
While they never really disappear from your own Twitter stream, they become unsearchable in only a matter of days. At first, Twitter held onto your tweets for around a month, but as the service grew more popular, this "date limit" has dramatically shortened. According to Twitter's search documentation, the current date limit on the search index is "around 1.5 weeks but is dynamic and subject to shrink as the number of tweets per day continues to grow. " What that means is something tweeted prior to a week and a half ago can never be retrieved via search.twitter.com. Scriblink - Your Online Whiteboard.
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