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Curating our personal technology configurations

Digital Habitats

As we prepare for a synchronous conversation today, I realized I can frame this question from a technology stewardship perspective, specifically the idea of curating our own personal technology configurations so that they can help us tap into and amplify the value of our networks.

Curating our personal technology configurations

Nancy White

As we prepare for a synchronous conversation today, I realized I can frame this question from a technology stewardship perspective, specifically the idea of curating our own personal technology configurations so that they can help us tap into and amplify the value of our networks.

Good Advice for Content Curators

Portals and KM

Sean Carton  wrote an interesting piece, Become a Content Curation King. He defines curation as “the act of sorting through the vast amounts of content on the web and presenting it in a coherent way, organized around a specific topic(s).” Sean quotes NYU Professor Clay Shirky: "Curation comes up when search stops working…[and] when people realize that it isn't just about information seeking, it's also about synchronizing a community."

Snap Bird – Experimenting with Curation of Live Tweeting at Conference Events

Elsua

Are you getting any additional benefits of that live tweeting I have been doing all long, now that I can finally curate it properly and share it across with all of you?

The Rising Need for Content Curation Skills and Capabilities.

Portals and KM

It was reported and commented in Economist article, Meet the Curators. The article notes that that "aggregation" or "curation" of other people's coverage is becoming recognized more and more as one of the indispensable elements of journalism. This is content curation in action and we were glad to be part of it.

Bringing Content Discovery and Curation Directly to the Business User

Portals and KM

Dion Hitchcliffe makes some useful points in his post, The enterprise opportunity of Big Data: Closing the "clue gap."  "  After a comprehensive look at the possible architectures to effectively look at big data to mine insights, Dion notes that this capability needs to be put into the hands of as many workers as possible. He writes, “The organizations that figure out this part will reap corresponding rewards.

Why I Post My Favorite Tweets: Simple Content Curation and Archiving

Portals and KM

Sometimes I am asked by colleagues, readers of this blog, or tweeters why I post my favorite tweets (see for example: My Favorite Tweets for September 16 - 30 2011 ). Others suggest that I should use this or that tool to make the task of archiving tweets easier. While I am sure that there may be other tools for this job, that would require me to use yet another tool. I try to keep my tool set concise.

#PLENK2010 Curation and Balance

Jenny Connected

A big discussion has been around Curation and Curatorial Teaching in the context of the role of supporting PLEs/PLNs. But I can see that in a massive open online course (MOOC) it needs to be a little different to this and also that George’s definition of curator/curation has a different emphasis – [link]. The joint model of network administrator and curator form the foundation of what education should be. A curator is an expert learner.

Curating our personal technology configurations

Digital Habitats

As we prepare for a synchronous conversation today, I realized I can frame this question from a technology stewardship perspective, specifically the idea of curating our own personal technology configurations so that they can help us tap into and amplify the value of our networks.

BookBlog » Blog Archive » Conversation curation - Adina Levin's weblog. For conversation about books I've been reading, social software, and other stuff too.

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2017 How to Create and Use Facebook Business Page Lists

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

so we get a curated newsfeed at Pages Feed on the right hand side of our own Facebook Business Page. 2017 How to Create and Use Facebook Lists: the old way has gone. Dear students, In this video lecture I walk you through creating Facebook Business Pages especially for LISTS.

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How to Serve Government A Shitstorm Online #SocialMedia #Auspol #LGBT

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Marketing have technical terms like “curating a database” or “connecting with key influencers” You just have to know which people, which crowds and which buttons to press. Share and curate other projects that share your values.

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Online Collaboration Tools by Robin Good | ZEEF

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Type Subject Company Personal Page name Curator Site or domain Tag Language EN NL FR. Curators. Curator ranking. Curators. Curate. Curators. ZEEF works best with a modern browser. Browse Happy. Upgrade your browser today! ui-button. This page. Subjects. Companies. Links. Create a page. Sign up. Login. Preferred region. Global (selected). Nederland. France. Online Collaboration Tools. Software tools, web apps and services for online collaboration.

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My Top 5 iOS Apps of the Week – Week #13

Elsua

In terms of themes, in case you may be wondering, this week we have got Business (Task Management), Productivity (RSS News Feed Readers, Mindmapping, Curation) and, finally, as usual, Photography.

2016 68

KM, Communities and the “Little Free Library”

Chris Collison

These aren’t just any old books, this is a carefully curated collection and the Library itself is a piece of neighborhood art! I came across this post via the Knowledge Flow (thank you Susan Frost!),

What did Einstein know about Knowledge Management?

Chris Collison

Here are my top ten favourite “Einstein on KM” quotes, which I have roughly curated into a journey from information to knowledge, through to learning and simplicity, experimentation, failure, curiosity and imagination… Information is not knowledge. Quite a lot, it appears!

What is the Role of Social Media in Quality Journalism?

Portals and KM

  See also The Rising Need for Content Curation Skills and Capabilities and The New Twitter Journalism. They close with the thought that “journalists have always “curated” content by grabbing pieces of information and contextualizing it into a story.   This is a goal of the D arwin Awareness Engine ™ - to help journalist be more efficient in the curation process as it did with the PBS affiliate, KETC.  There are certainly two sides to this issue.

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Twitter as Compliment, Not Replacement for Journalism

Portals and KM

Building on this he goes on to write that the presence of social media, “ increases the need for curation and context and background and reporting. Matthews concludes that “we still need people to curate and make sense of that stream. Readers of this blog will know that I can resist bringing up a Darwin Awareness Engine™ example since it is designed to address this curation need and allow you to make sense of information overload.

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Top 10 Tools for Learning 2016

Elsua

So from the initial list of 40 different tools I eventually came down to the following 10 for 2016, where I have just selected them based purely on learning terms versus other key elements such as productivity, life hacks, curation, content management, etc.

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How Do I Make Sense of Social Networking Tools

Elsua

Yet, they are so critically and fundamentally important to curate content stored all over the Web that not only would you want to read, but also re-share over the course of time. That’s how I use my RSS feeds at the moment: for curation purposes.

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Why you should Block people and your Community responsibility

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Consciously curate that network. Blocking People on Facebook: It’s not censorship -they are free to continue talking bollocks – I am exercising my freewill to say enough is enough. I belong to some pretty atrocious Facebook groups.

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Social Media for Training Departments in Companies

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Follow Training Influencers e.g. @JaneBozarth and follow those curated on her social media and training lists. I was invited to speak on social media in the Enterprise by Cadre eLearning to a group of corporate training people. Here are the slides for them. Training departments and social media. View more presentations from Laurel Papworth. The diagrams I used are on Flickr.

Promoting Continuous Learning at Autodesk Through Smart Content Management

Portals and KM

  They also needed to better leverage the content generated through online communities by capturing and curating the contributions of innovative customers. It now provides new capabilities for authoring, discovery, and curation of strategic content. Content curators perform this role. See yesterday’s post on The Rising Need for Content Curation Skills and Capabilities.

Blog>> Visual Collections for Sharing and Collaboration

Green Chameleon

Next to the news feed, we should also focus on creating collections of links that are relevant for a certain topic; these collections could be “wiki pages” of links; “wiki” in the sense that a group of people are curating the content and maintaining the links.

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Further thoughts and discussion about rhizomatic learning

Jenny Connected

British MOOCs; a Curated Conversation from London Knowledge Lab, University of London. The video/audio recording of the presentation that Frances Bell and I gave at the ALTMOOCSIG conference last month has now been posted. Many thanks to Mira Vogel for organizing this event. We were asked very early on (by a Rhizo14 participant) whether our presentation would be recorded – so here is the link. to all the presentations including ours. https://lecturecast.ucl.ac.uk:8443/ess/portal/section/6f625859-7a2a-4100-a698-7fa18bdf7994.

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Academic blogging

Jenny Connected

On Thursday there was a webinar with Laura Czerniewicz who shared her work on open scholarly practice in relation to presence, visibility and branding, including her guide to curating open scholarly content: An 8-step guide to curating open scholarly content .

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The New Twitter Journalism and the Darwin Awareness Engine™

Portals and KM

In my next post, Content Curation in Action , I mentioned an Economist article, Meet the Curators , that notes that "aggregation" or "curation" of other people's coverage is becoming recognized more and more as one of the indispensable elements of journalism. Social media has transformed journalism for both good and bad. I awhile back I wrote: Tech Reporters Becoming More News Monitors and Managers.

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How to create a Civilly Disobedient #shitstorm online & off #socialmedia

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Curate infographics and projects by others (sharing is caring). How to create a resistance movement using social media and the steps to do so. This framework came from one I developed for social media campaigns for companies (workshops) but hey! it works for grassroots activism too!

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Collaborators, Cooperators and People I Learn From

Elsua

So, all of a sudden, I have transformed into a curator of connections, relationships, triangles to close, and good, relevant content on what matters to me.

2015 76

An Ant’s Eye Point-of-View: The Rules of Engagement

Ant's Eyeview Blog

An Ant’s Eye Point-of-View is curated and written by Senior Social Business Consultants: Kristy Bolsinger, Joann Jen , Geoff Knox , Ali McCourt , Laura Feeney and Sam Eder. Practically every month, we have a new organization as a poster child for customer engagement failure.

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Seeing the whole elephant…

Chris Collison

With processes for learning before and after in place, it’s important to manage the outputs of those processes – and to continue to refine, collate and curate a living, evolving, media-rich “knowledge bank”, from which withdrawals and deposits can be made.

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The Pedagogy of ModPo

Jenny Connected

They have nurtured a dynamic community which helps with the curation of these resources. (Click on the image to enlarge it).

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Social Media and Village Crisis Comms – Local Gov Councils and Emergency Services #NSWFires

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Curating Facebook status updates and tweets and community information, they worked hard to bring the sort of information that an official news service might miss or deem trivial. How information traverses social media during a crisis like the NSW bushfires.

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An Ant’s Eye Point-of-View: Tips for Brands on Facebook Timeline

Ant's Eyeview Blog

An Ant’s Eye Point-of-View is curated and written by Senior Social Business Consultants: Kristy Bolsinger, Geoff Knox , Ali McCourt , Laura Feeney , Anthony Garcia , David J. By now, most community managers, agencies and brand managers know that Facebook will make big changes to the way brand pages work and how fans interact with brands. It includes major changes to visual identity with timeline as the centerpiece of content. There are even major changes to the admin panel.

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Summary Listing of my SXSW Interactive Notes

Portals and KM

SXSW Notes: The Curators and the Curated. Here are all my session notes from SXSW Interactive. I was pleased to attend SXSW for the first time. Except for the long lines, it exceeded expectations fo both the tech part and the music part.

Is Twitter Text, Speech, or Something New?

Portals and KM

One thing that is needed is better curation tools and they mentioned, Storify. It offers “organic curation” by allowing the content to self-organize through Chaos Theory principles and avoid the influence of SEO. I read an interesting article in the Neiman Labs blog, Is Twitter writing, or is it speech? Why we need a new paradigm for our social media platforms.      It asks the question: Is Twitter writing, or is it speech?

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Henry Miller’s 11 Commandments of Writing

Hildy Gottlieb

Many thanks to Maria Popova who curates the magical site filled with the world’s knowledge known as BrainPickings. Every day of this sabbatical so far, I have opened my computer and allowed the commandments of a legendary author to set me to work. .

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Improve Your SEO with Darwin Ecosystem’s Keyword Memes™ Drawn From Tweets

Portals and KM

The Darwin’s organic temporal curation engine improves Search Engine Optimization (SEO) ranking by including in real-time collections of correlated tags (Keyword Memes) from current tweets -- You have seen them in action on our tweetzup.com  and TheEnergyPulse.com sites.

What’s Next for the Social Enterprise? – #SocBizChat

Elsua

But it’s actually having folks, taking the time afterwards, curating the outcome of the Tweet Jam, sharing their favourite insights learned or discussed making up for a wonderful aftertaste of the event that can go on and on and on. Tweet Jams.

18 Articles Help You Master LinkedIn Strategy and Technique

Online Social Networking

The successful LinkedIn IPO last week seems to indicate that investors expect business networking and content curation giant LinkedIn to grow within its niche despite increasing Facebook domination of the social web.