Facebook Subscriptions 2018 – Stop the Whining

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

“If you don’t like tracking ads, pay a few bucks a week/month and it all stops” I wonder what price point is privacy? Footnote : the funny thing is that ad blockers and/or setting privacy to no ad tracking is currently an option.

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Facebook Trialling Downvote Dislike Button 2018 Algorithm

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

” Just placing it here to track the changes in 2018 Facebook Algorithm FBO/SEO. How will the Facebook algorithm take into account Facebook post dislikes? After all there is already a sad and an angry response. Note that it is for public Facebook business page posts.

2018 136

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

Michelle Laurie

As far as visual facilitation, I will be brainstorming up numerous ways to embed this into our meeting to help us stay on track, communicate as a group, see the bigger picture and have more FUN!

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Data, personal learning and learning analytics

Jenny Connected

Personal Learning vs Personalized Learning: What Needs to Happen Oct 24, 2018 Online Learning 2018, Toronto, Ontario, Contact North. In this video Stephen says of learning analytics that it should be for learners so that they can track and understand their own progress.

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The Quantified, Qualified and Connected Self

Jenny Connected

I’m aware that I could track and measure a lot of what I do if I so wished; my calorie intake, how much I sleep, how many steps a day I take, my heart rate etc. I’m suggesting qualitative self-tracking can be thought of as a distinct type of practice. ….

2018 148

Digital badges and the purpose of education

Jenny Connected

And, yes, on one level the topic was about this, but it was much more about ‘giving’ (or collecting) recognition for knowledge, skills, abilities and behaviours and keeping track of this through the award of badges.

2018 148

Facebook Eavesdropping Patent and Congress Questions

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

yeah turn off location tracking, go to the pub with friends, and presto, your location is tracked. Why does Facebook have patents to listen (eavesdrop) through the microphone for ambient sound if they are only using it for uploading your video?

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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. I’m glad he’s tracking it all; I can no longer bear to.

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My experiences of the E-Learning 3.0 MOOC to date

Jenny Connected

It can also be difficult to keep a track of blogs, but one of the first tasks in the course was to aggregate all the blogs’ RSS feeds into a reader of our choice (I use Feedly). 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.

2018 127

Nudges in MyAnalytics

Michael Sampson - Currents

Microsoft is adding small coaching nudges to Outlook – on the Web shortly, in Outlook for Windows during 2018, and perhaps sometime for Outlook on Mac, iOS and Android. – keeping track of commitments, e.g., outstanding to-do items, other unread email from a given person.

2018 116

Rosviz18 reflection part 2

Michelle Laurie

It’s always an interesting spot to hold, a little outside of things, recording everything I can, keeping track and choosing pieces to share with the online world about our work in the workshop.

2018 130

Sightedness: The Lesson

Michael Sampson - Currents

You will only have an arm-waving non-specific sense of direction, and will not be able to describe or explain with anything beyond broad generalities (e.g., “We would benefit from a system that helped track customers better.”).

2018 136

Four Things to Remember When "Planning"

Evolving Web

Planning is knowing, tracking, and fully understanding the evolution of your project. As we begin to work, if we are tracking our work and measuring rates of completion, we can - in the future - forecast completion dates fairly accurately.

2018 194

Improving Personal Capability to Embrace New Ideas

Michael Sampson - Currents

There was a time that he was doing at least 100 every day, and tracking them annually on a spreadsheet. We held a push-up competition several years ago at my house. Some of my sons could easily do 20 push-ups, but one in particular couldn’t do any (he was … 7?).

2018 127

Shopping for Inspiration

Michael Sampson - Currents

Sign-up for a multi-day conference with a strong customer track, and attend as many sessions as you can to learn. Learning what others have done with the new tools and resources available to them provides inspiration and challenge on what could be possible in your work, team and organisation.

2018 127

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

Joitske Hulsebosch

The holos arises because we increasingly share, track, mix, filter, etc. I read two books by Kevin Kelly about technology, one on my kindle and one on paper (not the same book by the way :). The first was What technology wants ; the second the Inevitable. I found both through Twitter.

2018 141

GDPR: To Whom Does GDPR Apply?

Michael Sampson - Currents

Therefore: – An organisation outside the Union offering goods or services to, or tracking the behaviour of, an individual who is physically in the Union, must comply. Article 3 of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) states: Territorial Scope.

2018 116

Re-Imagining a System for Health and Safety

Michael Sampson - Currents

It enabled them to track health and safety incidents, gain visibility across the division of all incidents, do reporting on what was happening and with what frequency, and more. The construction division at one of my clients used a health and safety database.

2018 116

Seeing With Your Eyes Closed

Michael Sampson - Currents

Mixing in some of the new possibilities – cameras that can track product being put into a customer’s shopping basket, or machine-based check-in stands (or mobile apps on a device that is tied to an individual account) – allows a re-imagining of what could be.

2018 116

Backlash Against Group Chat

Michael Sampson - Currents

It is very easy to lose track of the essence of a conversation, and become caught in the vortex of apparent urgency.

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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. Are you planning or implementing complex projects, that aim at social change?

2018 116

Broader Usefulness of Satellite Photos

Michael Sampson - Currents

Photos of oil tank farms can show the stock of crude oil available, enabling energy investors to track the ebb-and-flow of oil. BusinessWeek ran an article in July 2015 called How Satellite Photos May Change Economics.

2018 116

Re-Imagining Construction at Bechtel

Michael Sampson - Currents

First, embedding sensors in form work when pouring concrete, and then using an iPad app to track how the concrete was curing.

2018 116

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. I have been puzzling over George Siemens ’ idea that learners need to develop ‘being skills’ if they are to cope with what it means to be human in a digital age. George discusses this with Neil Selwyn in an interview recorded for Monash University, Australia, Faculty of Education.

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.

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SharePoint Swoop – The Intranet Makeover Show

Michael Sampson - Currents

One PowerApp for tracking truck movements is built. Microsoft published Season 1 of SharePoint Swoop: The Intranet Makeover Show , where three well-known MVPs swoop into an organisation for three days and make some SharePoint and Office 365 magic happen. This is Microsoft’s description: SharePoint Swoop is not a typical reality show — this new, enterprise-focused, five-part web series from Microsoft is jam-packed with fun.

2018 104

Four Things to Remember When "Planning"

Evolving Web

Planning is knowing, tracking, and fully understanding the evolution of your project. As we begin to work, if we are tracking our work and measuring rates of completion, we can - in the future - forecast completion dates fairly accurately.

2018 130

Several Short Sentences About… Bats

How to Save the World

Most of a bat’s echolocation calls are to navigate deftly around solid objects at high speeds, rather than to track prey. fruit bat, from wikimedia.

2018 74

Your Self: An Owner’s Manual

How to Save the World

You will start to perceive people and places in space as real, and map them to keep track of them. Image by Darren Hopes in New Scientist. C ongratulations! You have acquired a Self. Every one is different, but in some respects each is identical to all others.

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Self-Impression

How to Save the World

cartoon by the late, wonderful Charles Barsotti. T his past weekend I attended a get-together of about 20 enthusiastic, knowledgeable people on the subject of radical non-duality, organized around the (rare) visit of Jim Newman ( Non-Duality Dude ) to North America.

2018 46

Developing Communities for Collaborative Innovation: Recap of CMX Online Workshop

Online Community Strategy

Below you will find an overview of the session, the slide deck from the session, a link to the companion worksheet and the working list of brand-based CI communities and innovation platforms we’ve been tracking at Structure3C.

2018 46

Improv

How to Save the World

they are: “the time has ended now for play, we walk along this dim-lit track; the others have all gone away, we sense there’ll be no journey back.”. my life is a play and my role, apparently. is as part of an musical octet. which sings three songs.

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Unschooling myself: traces through time

Mathemagenic

I’m so happy to have three little reminders running around, so I stay on the track. Dealing with resistance and difficulties , September 2018. Something I find amazing every time I experience it – how unschooling as an educational choice for the kids turns to be a personal learning trajectory for us, as parents. Over the years it made me face my worst fears and imperfections, to see and accept things as they are and to learn from that point.

2019 89

Walking away from facebook

Chris Corrigan

I had a few reasons for wanting to take a break: Facebook was a huge time waster, and earlier last year I deleted the app from my phone ( it and Messenger and Instagram track your life your life and serve you ads based on what you’ve been doing ).

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