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The Quantified, Qualified and Connected Self

Jenny Connected

The “quantified self” will give way to the “qualified self” and ultimately to the “connected self” as we begin to define ourselves not merely by simple measures of ethnicity, language, religion and culture, but through thousands of shared experiences, affinities, and inclinations.

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Links of the Quarter: June 2018

How to Save the World

What we “experience” as the world is merely our mental model of it. And the experience of being a self is also a controlled hallucination generated by the brain… We ‘predict’ our selves into existence.”. I’m glad he’s tracking it all; I can no longer bear to.

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Badges are not sufficient

Jenny Connected

Education as Platform: The MOOC Experience and what we can do to make it better. But with activity data we can begin tracking things like which resources a person reads, who they spoke to, and what questions they asked.

2018 138

Shopping for Inspiration

Michael Sampson - Currents

The intent doesn’t spring from a slavish desire to merely duplicate the exact technical configuration in your own organisation—blind to the cultural and organisational differences between them and you—but rather as an eye-opening experience to see what you haven’t seen as possible before.

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Bookreviews Kevin Kelly: mind artificial intelligence, attention and quantified self

Joitske Hulsebosch

I was more skeptic because I saw how great the influence of culture and the way people react to technology is. The holos arises because we increasingly share, track, mix, filter, etc.

2018 141

Skills for ‘Being’ in a Digital Age

Jenny Connected

Throughout his various projects, of which there are too many to track, he focuses on education’s potential to develop the capabilities that make humans unique. The feeling we have of experience happening – that even if we stop doing anything and just sit and stare, time is still passing, our bodies are changing, our senses are picking up sights and sounds, smells and tactile sensations, and so on – is an expression of the fact that life comes to us.

2018 109

Moving in a direction

Chris Corrigan

All you have to do is bring in the experts, design a good implementation plan for a good solution and have project managers keep everyone on track, step by step. Imagine an organization whose culture is fragmented and siloed with petty conflicts and turf wars over resources.

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