Reflections on “Measuring what makes life worthwhile” TED talk by Chip Conley

Recently, I watched this Measuring what makes life worthwhile TED Talk by Chip Conley for the second time.

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LearnDash – Could WordPress be a viable LMS?

So, I have always wondered about who might build a learning management component onto the existing WordPress platform.

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ETMOOC assignment #1

Hello! My name is Ben Harwood. I’m looking forward to #ETMOOC, the massive open online connectivist course, which begins today. Many thanks to Alec Couros, Cogdog and other stellar and generous colleagues who are making ETMOOC happen auto-magically for me … Continue reading →

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MOOCMOOC Homework assignment

I participated to some degree in the week-long MOOCMOOC. Here is a link to my Homework assignment for Day 2 in which participants were asked to either record a video clip or xtranormal animated visual that captures one’s thoughts about … Continue reading →

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GIF’in out in the New Year

Over the holidays and between trips to visit friends in New York City and Rhode Island, I continued discovering how much fun it is to explore the creative power of generating animated gifs in the little free time I have … Continue reading →

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The Pop-Up Revolution

For the last few weeks I’ve been mulling over an unfinished (for me, at least) discussion in the New Media Faculty Seminar concerning what, in McLuhan’s terms, makes something a discrete medium. The only result of the aforementioned mulling process was that the overall question sprouted as many heads as the hydra, and I tabled […]

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The Pop-Up Revolution

For the last few weeks I’ve been mulling over an unfinished (for me, at least) discussion in the New Media Faculty Seminar concerning what, in McLuhan’s terms, makes something a discrete medium. The only result of the aforementioned mulling process was that the overall question sprouted as many heads as the hydra, and I tabled […]

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Six Christmas season animated gifs

A Christmas Story

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My GIFest continues with some animated moments with Charlton Heston

My first attempt at an animated gif was laughable. But this was also in part by design as my motto (see tagline at the top of my blog) is “revise and you will learn something new every day.” As an … Continue reading →

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My first animated GIF

After seeing a call by Alan Levine on Twitter about a certain animated GIF festival under way, I began to see more of the familiar DS106 animated gif on different sites I follow. I’ve never made an animated gif before, … Continue reading →

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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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via: Not So Far Far Away...

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

Nuggeting sources

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via: morgan jacobs

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