two probes on blogging on the daybook

I’ve posted a couple of probes on blogging over on the Weblogs Daybook. Lovink on snark in blogging, and blogging is not in vain. I wanted to get them in front of students in the Weblogs class. From here on, I’ll post probes to this blog. I’m also using CogDog’s flickr cc attribution helper and advice for locating… Continue reading two probes on blogging on the daybook

bookmarks for December 20th, 2012 through December 21st, 2012

David Crystal – Texts and Tweets: myths and realities – YouTube – Tweeting means culture goes to hell in a hand basket? Yeah, ok. You might want to consider the evidence. – (twitter languagechange en3177 linguistics ) Online photo sharing as harbinger of irrelevance | Abject – Argument for findability and the movement towards walled… Continue reading bookmarks for December 20th, 2012 through December 21st, 2012

bookmarks for August 13th, 2010 through August 15th, 2010

Beautiful Photos, if Barely Photography – Lens Blog – NYTimes.com – Optimistic photo- and voice essay on how to see. – (newmedia newliteracy flickr blogging socialpractices semiotics photography ) Rare Sharing of Data Led To Results In Alzheimer’s Research – – (open_source copyright the_commons )

bookmarks for April 17th through May 26th

A catch-up post while reactivating postalicious. 15 Effective Tools for Visual Knowledge Management – – (infographic visualization software ) Wolfram Alpha – a new kind of Fail – Taking Wolfram and his data processor down a notch. – (newmedia plagiarism google searchengine ) Commuters asked to write Haikus – Remember the Guardian’s txting poetry contest?… Continue reading bookmarks for April 17th through May 26th

notes on collecting with Brightkite

I’m down for the count today – something upper respiratory – so I’m working from home. But in keeping with my project while staying within the bounds of dry mouth and fatigue caused by the [unnamed maker of cetirizine HCI here], I’m doing something simple, and even simpleminded: reviewing my use of Brightkite as a… Continue reading notes on collecting with Brightkite

weblog projects starting up

Projects for Weblogs and Wikis will be starting up this coming weekend. Proposals are due today, approved Friday, with any requested revisions due Monday. And in keeping with student projects, I need to start one of my own. I’ll post regularly for the next eight weeks on Twitter, Brightkite, Tumblr, Flickr and mobile learning. There… Continue reading weblog projects starting up

rough notes on personal learning environments or how i spent my xmas vacation

I spent most of my semester break messing with looking at some social networking apps and how to link them up. I was familiar with a few of them already and had been using them regularly: flickr, delicious, facebook (not so regularly), tumblr, twitter. I added brightkite, friendfeed, and ping.fm. Righ away, brightkite and friendfeed… Continue reading rough notes on personal learning environments or how i spent my xmas vacation