Improving SharePoint Lists – Roadmap 2018

Michael Sampson - Currents

Microsoft used the recent SharePoint Conference to introduce numerous improvements to SharePoint lists scheduled for 2018. About one third of these are available now, with the reminder scheduled to be delivered by the end of December 2018.

2018 116

cRaggy 2018: design, feedback & reflections

Learning Alliances

This blog post describes the cRaggy event at the June 2, 2018 Cascadia R Conf , its design, the logic behind its design, feedback from participants and reflections on how such an event might be better in the future.

2018 130

The Quantified, Qualified and Connected Self

Jenny Connected

For me there remains a topic which perhaps needs further discussion, and that is, what do we mean by quantified self, qualified self and connected self, what is the difference between them and why do we need to know? That leaves the Connected Self.

2018 148

Links of the Quarter: December 2018

How to Save the World

Even those up on climate news are often unaware that economy and ecology are inextricably connected, and the crisis of a collapsed economy can come on much faster and create much more devastation much more quickly than climate events.

2018 75

Planning meetings? Can visuals help? Learn the basics at our 2018 Graphic Facilitation Workshop

Michelle Laurie

The report should help connect the work of everyone together to tell a bigger story (hopefully). I’m planning a meeting for May where a group of scientists will come together to plan their reporting on five years of study. In their case they have been monitoring glaciers and snow melt.

2018 130

Open Educational Resources and the Distributed Web

Jenny Connected

He claims that open education can change the world and is a kind of social literacy that can transform society, connect us across the globe, and enable each of us to believe we have the capacity to become an important person in society.

2018 225

How to Create Live Maps of Conference Connections

Partnering Resources

I recently use a new tool called sumApp to map conference connections in real time. They can draw their ego network (the people that they’re connected to) and they have some sense of their second-degree networks (who those people might be connected to).

2018 138

Links of the Quarter: September 2018

How to Save the World

Scientists and doctors are also looking at microdosing these substances to improve social connection, increase creativity, and reduce the psychological and physical symptoms of Civilization Disease. Cartoon by Hugh Macleod from Gaping Void.

2018 59

Reflections on PGviz18

Michelle Laurie

Effective meetings graphic facilitation Uncategorized #drawingonwalls #markers #neuland #rosviz connections conversations effective meetingsI am inspired. Icon jam with the word feathers.

2018 164

Learning to be creative on and off the distributed web

Jenny Connected

For Amy a computer can create art, but she asks where is the backstory that touches her heart and makes the emotional connection. stephen@downes.ca, Dec 20, 2018. Backwaters, Kerala (* see note below). Although the final week of the E-Learning 3.0

2018 148

E-Learning 3.0 : some initial thoughts

Jenny Connected

I missed the beginning of the course (I’m not even sure which day it did begin), being away on holiday in the Trossachs, Scotland, where ironically it was very difficult to get an internet connection and was impossible to stream anything.

2018 174

Understanding ‘Betweenness’ – seeing beyond the parts

Jenny Connected

For example, in his article ‘An Introduction to Connective Knowledge’ , Stephen Downes has written ‘Connective knowledge requires an interaction. More to the point, connective knowledge is knowledge of the connection.’.

2018 174

What is uniquely human?

Jenny Connected

More important than this was that it led to connections with people with whom I am still in contact and who are now personal friends. In this first week of the E-Learning 3.0

2018 170

Community network mapping: just get going!

Making CommunitySense

A purpose, however, can also be a much more fuzzy theme , such as “contributing to culture and heritage” (see, for instance, how we used the EU URBACT “urban topics” to map and connect European social innovation iniatives ).

2018 219

E-Learning 3.0 : Graph

Jenny Connected

It helps learners understand that each idea connects to another, and it’s not the individual idea that’s important, but rather how the entire graph grows and develops. New connections might form over time. Connections might break down over time.

2018 161

E-Learning 3.0: Cloud Computing

Jenny Connected

Conversation With Tony Hirst Oct 31, 2018 video We covered server virtualization with an in-depth look at using Docker to launch full web applications in just a few moments, and then looked at embedded programs in Jupyter notebooks, tying it all together with a discussion of how these might be used in the future. Cloud Adoption Strategy: 2018 update . The second topic in Stephen Downes’ E-Learning 3.0

Cloud 140

There are No Things. There are patterns.

Jenny Connected

Iain told us that this follow up book to The Master and his Emissary will focus on how everything is changing, flowing, connected and never fixed. As we can see from his website, Iain McGilchrist, author of The Master and his Emissary.

2018 206

Identity graphs as a ‘source of truth’

Jenny Connected

the photo was taken in Ladakh, a remote alpine region of northern India where Tibetan Buddhists, Shia Muslims, Sunnis, and Christians live in villages connected by rocky roads. will see us shift towards digital identities which reflect the qualified self and ultimately the connected self.

2018 148

Our first year exploring how to make London a more Networked City

Social Reporter

We have set up the Connecting Londoners group , and collaborated with Our Way Ahead , a network of London networks and community groups promoting community-based approaches to support systems. Blog posts at Connecting Londoners.

2018 207

E-Learning 3.0 : Identity Graphs

Jenny Connected

You can see from the graph that there are three links which don’t connect. I could not only expand the graph, by making more links and connections, but I could also make more connections within this section of the graph. We are now in the fourth week of this E-Learning 3.0

2018 148

New publication – A Community Network Ontology for Participatory Collaboration Mapping: Towards Collective Impact

Making CommunitySense

de Moor (2018). A Community Network Ontology for Participatory Collaboration Mapping: Towards Collective Impact , Information 2018, 9 (7) : 151. Abstract. Addressing societal wicked problems requires collaboration across many different community networks.

2018 130

E-Learning 3.0: The Human versus the Machine

Jenny Connected

Thinking is deeply connected with feeling (feeling probably comes first) and is an embodied way of sensing……… All thinking is dependent on the body.

2018 148

Badges are not sufficient

Jenny Connected

Connectivism and connective knowledge: Essays on meaning and learning networks. Connectivism seems to be the learning theory most applicable to the distributed web, proposing that: Knowledge is literally the set of connections between entities.

2018 139

Identity from the perspective of authentication

Jenny Connected

course site , “Will we be lost in the sea of possibilities, unable to navigate through the complexities of defining for ourselves who we are, or will we be able to forge new connections, creating a community of interwoven communities online and in our homes?”.

2018 139

Some Thoughts on Identity

Jenny Connected

Will we be lost in the sea of possibilities, unable to navigate through the complexities of defining for ourselves who we are, or will we be able to forge new connections, creating a community of interwoven communities online and in our homes?

Thinking of knowledge as a graph

Jenny Connected

The task is to connect and annotate the keywords. I like lists, but in recent years I have come to appreciate that when you organise and categorise terms in lists you miss the richness of connections. This is a response to the E-Learning 3.0

2018 139

Links of the Quarter: June 2018

How to Save the World

photo by Ian Nelson of Hanalei Bay, Kaua’i after the April 2018 floods, which swept away some livestock fences and introduced some species to some novel ecosystems. multimedia reprocessed/washed/painted photo produced by my friend Ron Woodall.

2018 46

How to stimulate creativity in online teams: A 100% online process to design a blended learning trajectory

Joitske Hulsebosch

Our tools set consisted of Adobe Connect in combination with Google docs and a Facebook Workplace group. The design team was used to Zoom instead of Adobe, but we chose Adobe Connect because of the whiteboard, and the ability to work in groups. Joehoe!

2018 151

Computing on R

Learning Alliances

Here are some of the examples of people participating in the R organism “computing on itself” at the Rstudio::conf 2018: Import: Open, welcome. R is not just software.

2018 169

My takeaways from OEB18: communities, AI and 3D-smarts and some very practical stuff

Joitske Hulsebosch

People are aware of the power of networking and connections but may think it is automatic. There is a connection between who you are at home and at work. We do have an online method called "adopt a concept" which is similar but people don't make a video and don't make connections.

2018 130

Building “networks of communities” for a civic intelligence movement with impact

Making CommunitySense

They need to actively build mutual connections across their boundaries, so that true community networks emerge. tags that help identify meaningful connections between content on the Web). We live in an age of confusion, stagnation, and crisis.

2018 182

My experiences of the E-Learning 3.0 MOOC to date

Jenny Connected

The last time I had this feeling was in 2008, in CCK08 The Connectivism & Connective Knowledge Course (the first MOOC of this type). First a bit of background. The task for this week in the E-Learning 3.0 MOOC is related to the topic of Community in the distributed web. This is the task as created by Stephen Downes: As a community, create an assignment the completion of which denotes being a member of the community. For the purposes of this task, there can only be one community.

2018 127

My session about blended learning in Milan

Joitske Hulsebosch

A myth that has definitely been shaken is "you need face-to-face for emotional connection". I walked with three colleagues in Milan. We had one day in Milan before the Hofstede Insights conference in which I had to discuss a number of myths about blended learning.

2018 130

How not to thank your customers

Community Guy

But sometimes being a human and creating social connection with others isn’t that tough. As a thank you for being a part of the Stamps.com family, we wanted to make it easier to connect with your own family this holiday season. Sometimes being a human is tough.

2018 116

Links of the Quarter: March 2018

How to Save the World

A keen feeling for that arrangement and connection and relation of words is essential equipment for a writer of narrative prose. image via Ulf Parczyk on Jim Newman’s Facebook Page.

2018 46

Cambridge Analytica vs Beacon – Facebook Australia Quantium

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

This would occur even when users were not connected to Facebook and would happen without the knowledge of the Facebook user. But it is very much like 2018. Ancient history? From Beacon to Cambridge Analytica, and Quantium.

2018 201

Rosviz18 Reflection part 1

Michelle Laurie

Participants created specific and thoughtful take-aways, including a river/path through the journey of our two days together, a technological overview of digital tools for connecting and building – and a literal take-away, cards with key learnings from the days drawn on each. .

2018 130

You can use Twitter to get new ideas to do your work in a better way

Joitske Hulsebosch

Two activities were correlated to this capacity: idea scouting and idea connecting. Several employees mentioned virtual connections to the thoughts of individuals such as former astronaut Buzz Aldrin as catalysts for good ideas. Would you like to show off at work with great ideas?

2018 151

Facebook Eavesdropping Patent and Congress Questions

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

But did Zuckerberg lie when he said the only time Faceybookz connects to phones audio is when you are uploading a video? Why does Facebook have patents to listen (eavesdrop) through the microphone for ambient sound if they are only using it for uploading your video?

2018 203

On Interpretation and Artistry

Michael Sampson - Currents

Give your brain time and space to create the connections – where the unconscious part of your cognitive process makes connections between seemingly unrelated and unconnected ideas. There is a lot of thinking and repeatable process in re-imagining effective work.

2018 127

Slinging Mud

Michael Sampson - Currents

See Seamless Teamwork (SharePoint 2007), Doing Business with IBM Connections (Connections 4.5) I was talking with a colleague last week, and asked about a recent learning and development program on change management he attended.

2018 127

Rotten from the Core?

Michael Sampson - Currents

While I have had the laptop since before Christmas last year, I haven’t used the keyboard very often, since it is usually connected to a large screen and external keyboard in the office. Along with many others, my late 2017 Apple MacBook Pro suffers from a problematic keyboard.

2018 116

Human Existence is Difficult. Existentialism and Phenomenology.

Jenny Connected

de Beauvoir dedicated her work to applied existentialism; she was interested in the power lines of desire, observation, jealousy and control that connect people, and how constraints and freedom work together, particularly in relation to the oppression of women.

2018 130