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Panning for Nuggets

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“Another disadvantage of email is the loss of non-verbal and social context clues. The email writer should therefore be careful and clear in his/her message to avoid ambiguity and unwanted consequences. One should even be careful not to go too far in his/her jokes as illustrated by the example of the University of Maryland Journalism […]
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Portable Engelbart

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“Our culture has evolved means for us to organize the little things we can do with our basic capabilities so that we can derive comprehension from truly complex situations, and accomplish the processes of deriving and implementing problem solutions.” -Douglas C. Engelbart This nugget describes how our culture has replaced the problem solving skills we have learned with […]
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Panning for Nuggets

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“Another disadvantage of email is the loss of non-verbal and social context clues. The email writer should therefore be careful and clear in his/her message to avoid ambiguity and unwanted consequences. One should even be careful not to go too far in his/her jokes as illustrated by the example of the University of Maryland Journalism […]
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“Although there’s little debate that computer technology complements—and often enhances—the human mind in the quest to store information and process an ever-growing tangle of bits and bytes, there’s increasing concern that the same technology is changing the way we approach complex problems and conundrums, and making it more difficult to really think.”  -Samuel Greengard- Samuel Greengard […]
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Panning for Nuggets

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“Advertising is the art of arresting the human intelligence just long enough to get money from it.” I realize this is barely a nugget, but it stuck out to me in an eye-opening kind of way. This entire time I’ve been … Continue reading →
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Panning for Nuggets

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“Advertising is the art of arresting the human intelligence just long enough to get money from it.” I realize this is barely a nugget, but it stuck out to me in an eye-opening kind of way. This entire time I’ve been … Continue reading →
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Panning for Nuggets (wk 3)

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Nugget 1: I find this nugget to be very informing because it elaborate the connection of mobility, technology, and communication. Communication and technology has become inseparable because of flexibility. For instance (at home) while preparing to go to class I get an email from my professor explaining what we will be covering in class. Something […]
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Panning for Nuggets

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“This study showed that individuals who were lonely or did not have good social skills could develop strong compulsive Internet use behaviors resulting in negative life outcomes (e.g., harming other significant activities such as work, school, or significant relationships) instead of relieving their original problems.” -Source This first nugget is super important in stating that […]
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Panning for Nuggets

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First nugget is from an article I read that I found from Diigo: “All psychopaths might not be the same, but they share similar speech patterns when they recount their crimes, new research shows. Researchers at Cornell University found that psychopaths lack emotion and speak in terms of cause-and-effect when describing their crimes, LiveScience explains. Psychopaths also tend to […]
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Panning for Nuggets

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“The enticing nature of communicating with a large fan base can easily overcome the appeal of a deeper and more complex personable relationship. This is when our society begins to get into trouble. When we move towards being less personal in our interactions because of communications technology, we tend to forget the very purpose of […]
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Recent Thought Vectors Tagged "nugget"

Inquiry Nugget Series: Ep 3, Spatial Self

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via: Section 76!

“Much like many other online identity practices on social networks, the spatial self is based […] Read More

Inquiry Nugget Series: Ep 3, Spatial Self

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via: Danh's Mind

“Much like many other online identity practices on social networks, the spatial self is based […] Read More

Inquiry Nugget Series: Ep 2, Intimacy

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via: Section 76!

I don’t want to end the semester with my series unfinished so I will do […] Read More

Nuggeting Sources

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via: Univ 200

“As a prisoner, I could not access the Web directly. Staff members oversaw policies that […] Read More

Connecting Nuggets

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Fisheries and sustainable resources of the ocean are important. Roughly 25% of the protein used […] Read More

Nuggeting sources

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This source– I actually found when doing research for a course I am taking about […] Read More