Links of the Quarter: December 2018

How to Save the World

Like the friends of Godot, I am waiting, hopelessly, for the impossible. Problem is, by then the right-wingers will have bankrupted the government and given everything away to their rich friends, so there will be no money to implement it.

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How to use Net-Map in Monitoring and Evaluation

Net-Map Toolbox

In all of these cases, Net-Map may be a useful tool to establish a baseline and keep track of the social and network changes that happen, as you do your work. Don’t just hang out with your friends and group-think. Don’t just Net-Map.

2018 116

Open Educational Resources and the Distributed Web

Jenny Connected

and went on to say that we need a really easy interface, that is more user-friendly. As with all such developments, it will take time for these developments to become sufficiently user-friendly to be accessible to the average internet user. OER World Map.

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Links of the Quarter: September 2018

How to Save the World

Lower map shows breakdown of the acreage used for human food. Climate Change Performance Index: An international organization maps policies and progress on addressing climate change , by country. Meanwhile, my friend Khelsilem insists the project will not go ahead.

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Facebook Eavesdropping Patent and Congress Questions

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

And if your friends are around you (the term voice waveform fingerprint seems to be voice mapping). yeah turn off location tracking, go to the pub with friends, and presto, your location is tracked. Asking for a friend.

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Improving Things for Knowledge and Information Workers

Michael Sampson - Currents

Idea mapping, mind mapping, and even dialogue mapping provide tools for doing this. This could be clarity on what the problem is (hence reducing mental confusion), or a concentration-friendly environment in which to work with few interruptions and distractions.

2018 116

Embrace the Stupid First Draft

Michael Sampson - Currents

Call a friend to chat through your latest crazy idea. Hastily scribble a mind map. All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident. Arthur Schopenhauer].

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Networking to Find Better Work

How to Save the World

Step 2: Map your Personal Contacts network (basically everyone you know that you have a significant current or past relationship and/or known shared interests with, “anyone who would readily take your phone call”).

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Tuesday Ryan-Hart’s work on power

Chris Corrigan

It is both a map and plan. And to remind us that we have a unique opportunity this community because we are also gracefully and beautifully “called in” by our friends and mates to notice how the bigger systems of which we are a part guide our own behaviours and patterns and address them.

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