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What is Social Media Now?

08.09.2010 · Posted in Social Media

A look at what social media means now and some interesting facts and statistics What is social media NOW? View more presentations from Marta Kagan. And the slightly saltier verision What the F**k is Social Media NOW? found via Stephens Lighthouse Read more [...] ...

Top Ten Links Week 21

My personally selected top 10 from the links I shared on Twitter from 5/21/2010 thru 5/27/2010. Ok I'll confess right off the bat, I cheated, there are 12 links this week.  I just couldn't cut them down. A couple of these deserve their own blog post so shame on me for not giving them the ...

Howard Rheingold on New Literacies – Crap Detection

03.12.2010 · Posted in Social Media, Transliteracy

This is a long video but worth watching.  Howard Rheingold talks about literacy, information literacy, digital literacy and critical thinking. One of the things that stands out to me is he borrows the term "crap detection" from Ernest Hemingway. So while he is applying it to the internet the importance of critical thinking has been around long ...