Reading: Nunes sues Twitter for all the rude stuff tweeted about him • The Register

Source All these secret societies – all these adolescent politicos. https://ift.tt/2Jw6bMu The lawsuit even goes so far as to suggest that the accounts weren’t just the work of people intent on making fun of him, but rather were part of a conspiracy, perhaps backed by his political opponents, and claims that Twitter was negligent in… Continue reading Reading: Nunes sues Twitter for all the rude stuff tweeted about him • The Register

What I’m reading 15 Jan 2017 through 24 Jan 2017

Getting Started on Academic Twitter v2.0 – A current introduction and advice. – (twitter en3177 ) Editing wars at London Bridge Street – When procedures are offered up as irony, it's art. – (strunknwhite grammar ) The Music Donald Trump Can’t Hear – The New Yorker – The New Yorker weighs in on authoritarianism in… Continue reading What I’m reading 15 Jan 2017 through 24 Jan 2017

What I’m reading 8 Jul 2016 through 19 Jul 2016

(Higher) Education as Bulwark of Uselessness – I'm deskilling in the wake of Pokemon GO. " I am being completely straight in claiming that the role and glory of education is that it can be useless, not being bounded by criteria of production and pre-determined purpose." – (gaming polemic corporateculture ) Beyond Academic Twitter: Social… Continue reading What I’m reading 8 Jul 2016 through 19 Jul 2016

What I’m reading 28 May 2015 through 9 Jun 2015

Re-imagining Twitter – Example of how making it complex changes its potential. There's nothing intuitive about categories and stories: they are social concepts imported to bootstrap connection. What they do is make contextual information explicit rather than implicit. That adds to what can be carried by 140 characters. Ease of use gives way to augmentation.… Continue reading What I’m reading 28 May 2015 through 9 Jun 2015

Morgan’s pinboard for 12 Apr 2015 through 13 Apr 2015

The Rise Of The Screenshort™ – BuzzFeed News – – (blogging twitter screenshort ) R.I.P. Blogging, Killed By Screenshorts – Using screenshots of a text note. – (blogging twitter ) Why Free Is Not the Future of Digital Content in Education | WIRED – The good stuff is in the comments. Sometimes it's a joy… Continue reading Morgan’s pinboard for 12 Apr 2015 through 13 Apr 2015

Morgan’s pinboard for 20 Dec 2014 through 26 Dec 2014

Federated Education: New Directions in Digital Collaboration | Hapgood – Mike Caufield, keynote. – (sfw edtech ) the Indie Web and resistance – Indie web and other ways to resist edu-corp. – (d2l edtech ) Is Twitter the Best Option for Online Professional Development? – "Can we really insist or even recommend Twitter for PD?"… Continue reading Morgan’s pinboard for 20 Dec 2014 through 26 Dec 2014

on pinboard for September 8th, 2014

Is “Incivility” the New Communism? – Locally, our admin has tried this move to silence opposition and try to control register. It's kind of interesting to watch, but is really is a little desperate. Sad, almost, because the label just doesn't carry enough power to silence the opposition. How do you condemn incivility w/o being… Continue reading on pinboard for September 8th, 2014

on pinboard for May 21st, 2014 through May 30th, 2014

The Phenomenology of Participation: Derrida and the Future of Pedagogy – example of how interfaces shape learning. " Google docs, for example, can be thought of as merely a technological innovation that enables collaborative notetaking. But the programming structure of Google docs closely resembles Clay Shirky’s articulation in Here Comes Everybody of how collective action… Continue reading on pinboard for May 21st, 2014 through May 30th, 2014

on pinboard for January 17th, 2014 through January 22nd, 2014

Drucker Pixel Dust: Illusions of Innovation in Scholarly Publishing | – – (DH books ) What is an Artist’s Book – Brief ov of artist's and manipulated books – (DH book books printing ) Reading a Twitter stream as a text or as a social act of self-expression – A crucial distinction we need to… Continue reading on pinboard for January 17th, 2014 through January 22nd, 2014

bookmarks for January 6th, 2014 through January 8th, 2014

The Paratext’s the Thing – The Chronicle Review – Don't you just hate it when new media wonks appropriate a perfectly useful critical term like paratext and bend it to their liking? Remember when the term deconstruction really meant something more than *traditional analysis*? Don't you just love it when the Chronny Review at least… Continue reading bookmarks for January 6th, 2014 through January 8th, 2014