So, there is a certain amount of obvious irony to the revelation that Chris Anderson’s book Free contains significant unattributed copying from Wikipedia. The entire piece from Virginia Quarterly Review‘s Waldo Jaquith is worth a read (and I leave it to you to decide if Anderson’s response is appropriate), but I just want to fixate […]Read more "Open content attribution (or how we talk about it) is still too complicated"
I was turned on to this video via a Tweet from Alec Couros. It may or may not explain the rise of Twitter, but it certainly illustrates that if you bring it hard, the energy can become infectious, and just might create something beautiful… I intend to bring it hard to TTIX.* Consider yourselves warned, […]Read more "Go hard, or go home"
Just a quick note to say how honoured and excited I am to be the kick-off speaker for the Teaching with Technology Idea Exchange in Orem, Utah this week. First off, it’s a pleasure to contribute to an open conference. Kudos to the organizers for pulling this off, having been immersed in my own bouts […]Read more "Another open conference, this time I’m shooting my mouth off…"