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Portland, Oregon, 18 June 2014: The “Living The Dreams” team analytically performs a special session of UNIV 200’s digital engagement pilot.

Ted Nelson: Computer Lib / Dream Machines

Ted Nelson builds dreams out of computers, film, documents, and the oceanic human mind. This interview explores how, and why, this dreamer has not let his dreams disappear.

Living The Dreams With Our UNIV 200 Librarians

Research as conversation! A Google Hangout with librarians Jenny Stout and Laura Gariepy discussing how to find appropriate sources, search library databases, and channel enduring fascinations into lifelong learning.

Thought Vectors Interview with Alan Kay

Watch the archive as Gardner Campbell interviews Alan Kay — Almost 3 Hours of Concept Space Ideas

Recent Vectors

Tutorial: Interacting With Your Google Drive with Apps Script (including parsing/writing .csv files)

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A question came in on the Google Apps Script Google+ Community which in part was asking about parsing .csv files into a Google Sheet. I intially pointed the asker to some dated documentation so for my penance have updated it.
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Synthesis Briefing 1

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When it comes to constructing aircraft, either military or commercial, which materials makes the aircraft good? Or which component of the aircraft makes it good- the engine or the wings? Many of you will say that materials that are able to make the aircraft stand through everything is good. Or some of you will say […]
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Week 6 Webtask

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The first theme that I changed my portfolio to was a little dull because it was a black and white color. The “feel” of the website changed to an uninteresting website because there was no pop of color. The content on the website stayed the same, but in a more organized way. Moreover, my work […]
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Synthesis Briefing 1

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  Violations of human rights are not taboo when it comes to the Iranian government; there are many ethical issues present in Iran. Since the revolution of 1979, the Islamic Law and its enforcers have gone to many extremes in order to shelter Iranian citizens and oppress them (Arjomand 720). “Iran’s youth epitomizes its major […]
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Changing it up!

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I am one of those people that is terrified of change. It is a horrible thing because it holds me back very often in life. Change especially scares me when it has to do with my appearance, whether it be physical or my social media presence. For example, I will color my hair and always […]
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Dialogue

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I have been reading Mariana Funes wonderful post “Show don’t tell“. The title struck me as a link to my earlier post entitled Silence? and Frances Bell’s response to it! Bearing witness is a reponsibility and I have changed the … Continue reading
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Revisiting issuing Mozilla Open Badges with Google Apps Script and Google Sites: Notes on new options

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Back in 2012 I shared some of the exploratory work I did issuing Mozilla Open Badges with using a combination of Google Apps Script and Google Sites. I revisit this idea with new knowledge of the Mozilla Issuer API
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Inquiry Proposal

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How The Iranian Revolution of 1979 Socially Impacted Modern Youth Of Iran   Six years ago, my uncle and his family came to America from Iran. The day they arrived, I quickly saw the differences between my cousins and myself. Their expectations of being a teenager in America were completely different than reality and it … Continue reading Inquiry Proposal
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Recent Thought Vectors Tagged "nugget"

Trust, Connected Learning, and Photography

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via: Laura Park Gogia: The Coloring Book

Getting ready for the morning...as @anrcreative would say, Jesus, take the wheel.— Laura Gogia (@GoogleGuacamole) ... Read More

Personal Dynamic Media Nugget

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via: Interesting Spaces

“Other input devices include a typewriter keyboard, a “chord” keyboard, a pointing device called a “mouse” which inputs position as it is moved about on the table, and a ... Read More

Computer Lib. Nugget Pt. 2

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via: Interesting Spaces

The Computer Priesthood Knowledge is power and so it tends to be hoarded. Experts in any field rarely want people to understand what they do, and generally enjoy putting people down. Thus if we say th... Read More

Computer Lib. Nugget #1

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via: Interesting Spaces

The Computer Priesthood Knowledge is power and so it tends to be hoarded. Experts in any field rarely want people to understand what they do, and generally enjoy putting people down. Thus if we say th... Read More

Personal Dynamic Media Nugget

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via: Fully Flared

A Dynamic Medium for Creative Thought: The Dynabook We envision a device as small and portable as possible which could both take in and give out information in quantities approaching that of human sen... Read More

Personal Dynamic Media Nugget

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I reflected upon the reading Personal Dynamic Media  and remain amazed. It was not long ago when our world was changed. Some of the younger participants in this course may not appreciate som... Read More