Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Google tool uses AI to translate doodles into drawings
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Tuesday, April 4, 2017
These ideals are slowly becoming a reality thanks to the open education, open science, and open access movements. Running separate—if parallel—courses, they all share a philosophy of equity, progress, and justice. This book shares the stories, motives, insights, and practical tips from global leaders in the open movement.
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Thursday, March 30, 2017
Videos of presentations by keynotes and invited speakers from ASCILITE 2016
Sunday, March 26, 2017
Can you beat the Facebook algorithm? Give it a try here | Stuff.co.nz
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Schools told compulsory 'BYO device' policies are illegal - National - NZ Herald News
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Thursday, March 23, 2017
A gig economy is an environment in which temporary positions are common and organizations contract with independent workers for short-term engagements.
Sundararajan, A. (2015) The 'gig economy' is coming. What will it mean for work? The Guardian. Retrieved from https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2015/jul/26/will-we-get-by-gig-economy
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Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Ako Aotearoa 'Learners and Mobile Devices' Project published #vmvwiki #vmvweb #vmvlearn #vmvmobile #NPF14LMD
Results from the Ako Aotearoa 'Learners and Mobile Devices' Project research (#NPF14LMD) has been published. It was a two year national project funded by Ako Aotearoa in partnership with six New Zealand tertiary institutions (Auckland University of Technology, Eastern Institute of Technology, Massey University, Otago Polytechnic, The University of Auckland, and UNITEC Institute of Technology), led by the Auckland University of Technology (AUT) over the period 2014-2015.
Three of my research articles have been included
- Day, S., Foxall, D., & Verhaart, M. (2017) Developing a metaphoric framework aligning Kaupapa Māori principles to elearning good practice. Learners and Mobile Devices. Retrieved from http://mobilelearners.nz/learners-and-mobile-devices/developing-a-metaphoric-framework-aligning-kaupapa-maori-principles-to-elearning-good-practice
- Day, S., & Verhaart, M. (2017) Mobile supported field trips using a gxLearning model. Learners and Mobile Devices. Retrieved from http://mobilelearners.nz/learners-and-mobile-devices/mobile-supported-field-trips-using-a-gxlearning-model.
- Mac Callum, K., Lengyel, I., Pascoe, R., Skelton, D., Verhaart, M., & Day, S. (2014). Learners and Mobile Devices: Case studies with computing students #NPF14LMD.Proceedings of ASCILITE 2014, Australasian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education, November 23-26, Dunedin, New Zealand. Available from http://mobilelearners.nz/learners-and-mobile-devices/media/learners-and-mobile-devices-computing-students-at-eit-poster-presentation-from-ascilite-2014
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Do you panic easily? Do you often feel blue? Do you have a sharp tongue? Do you get chores done right away? Do you believe in the importance of art?
If ever you've answered questions like these on one of the free personality quizzes floating around Facebook, you'll have learned what's known as your Ocean score: How you rate according to the big five psychological traits of Openness, Conscientiousness, Extraversion, Agreeableness and Neuroticism.
The Secret Agenda of a Facebook Quiz - The New York Times
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Google announced in jan 2017 it will penalised Intrusive Interstitial Popups.
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Thursday, March 2, 2017
The largest internet company in 2030? This prediction will probably surprise you | World Economic Forum
Sent from my Samsung device
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Friday, February 24, 2017
Windows Ink 1: Introduction to Ink and Pen - Building Apps for WindowsBuilding Apps for Windows
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Sunday, February 19, 2017
Getting into the Mobile App User's Mind – User Research for Mobile Applications | Interaction Design Foundation
Sent from my Samsung device
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Saturday, February 18, 2017
In the age of robots, our schools are teaching children to be redundant | George Monbiot | Opinion | The Guardian
Monday, January 23, 2017
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Teaching in a Digital Age | The Open Textbook Project
The book "Teaching in a Digital Age" by A.W. (Tony) Bates (2016, 528 pages) is an excellent free resource available on-line from the Canadian B.C. Open Textbook Project. This book is intended for college and university instructors who want to know how digital technology can help them teach.
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Saturday, January 21, 2017
ADDIE Vs. Backward Design: Which Instructional Design Model To Use, When, And Why
Posted by mverhaart at 11:21 PM
Sunday, January 15, 2017
2015 and projections for 2020
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Thursday, January 12, 2017
A Media Specialist's Guide to the Internet: Can Your Students Spot Fake News? 47 Links to Help
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