Some Thoughts on Identity

Jenny Connected

MOOC is Identity. The focus of this topic is on digital identity – exploring questions such as: ‘How do we know who someone is?’, ‘How do we project ourselves on the internet?’ Learning, Meaning and Identity , which is one of the best thumbed books on my bookshelf.

Identity from the perspective of authentication

Jenny Connected

So, an example found on Quora explains how you can use private and public keys to send and receive encrypted messages like this: Robert wants to send Katie a file. el30 digital identity Graph identification keys Identity graph security stephen downes Yubico

2018 139

Truth in a Post-Truth Age

Jenny Connected

These are the blinkers and silos of our identities which blind us to different points of view. Gandhi’s message was that to see/find truth we must be prepared to hear the other side, but he rejected all claims of objective truths.

2018 219

Badges are not sufficient

Jenny Connected

In the future we will have our own personal servers and will personally manage our multiple identities through public and private social networks. Prospective employers seeking a match for the jobs they want filled can then view the details of these identities.”.

2018 139

Links of the Quarter: June 2018

How to Save the World

Time is the form in which we beings whose brains are made up essentially of memory and foresight interact with our world: it is the source of our identity”, he writes. None is a message of hope or redemption.

2018 46

Information Protection: The What

Michael Sampson - Currents

And if something is found that goes against a policy, an automated action can be triggered – such as a user notification, an alert to an administrator, or a block action that prevents the message or document from being sent / saved / shared.

2018 116

Non-Duality: Three Ways of Describing the Elephant

How to Save the World

In that respect it might be called the “spiritual journey” message, and it has much in common with some religions promising transcendence through effort.

2018 60

Publishing in open access journals

Jenny Connected

Periodically I receive a message from Taylor and Francis about how often a paper I published with Mariana Funes has been read. This week they sent me the following message: Of course Taylor and Francis can’t know whether or not the article has been read.

2019 177

Walking away from facebook

Chris Corrigan

Facebook in engaged in undermining democracy and articles I was reading in 2018 pointed to their intentional and unintentional aiding and abetting behaviour with respect to the elections and democratic engagement. ” I’m not going to reveal the identity of that twitter account.

2019 95