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This is for everyone

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This week a newspaper story, supposedly published in 1991 by the Sun, has been doing the rounds on the internet. 

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JISC RSC > Digital Literacies Organisational Review

JISC RSC > Digital Literacies Organisational Review | 2012 - a sprint not a marathon | Scoop.it

The Digital Literacies Organisational Review allows learning providers to take a holistic approach to reviewing how digital literacies are developed and embedded within their organisation.

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Global Network - who's online and who isn't - The Independent

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Biblio Bouts

Play the BiblioBouts online game to learn the process of finding high quality information while you complete your assignments. University of Michigan.

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Matt Mills: Image recognition that triggers augmented reality

http://www.ted.com Matt Mills and Tamara Roukaerts demonstrate Aurasma, a new augmented reality tool that can seamlessly animate the world as seen through a ...
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Disabilinet.com

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Disabilinet is a friendly community that is specifically designed for disabled individuals to engage within a social media environment.
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Teacher librarians crucial in info age

Teacher librarians crucial in info age | 2012 - a sprint not a marathon | Scoop.it

From the Canberra Times in Australia: Teacher librarians can evaluate online information and, more importantly, they know how to teach others to do it for themselves.

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‘Missing’ woman unknowingly joins search for herself

‘Missing’ woman unknowingly joins search for herself | 2012 - a sprint not a marathon | Scoop.it
A woman who was reported missing from an Icelandic tour unwittingly joined a search for herself.
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The New Multi-screen world

The New Multi-screen world | 2012 - a sprint not a marathon | Scoop.it

Understanding Cross-platform Consumer Behaviour

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University Libraries plans launch of course to boost students’ information literacy skills | NIU Today

University Libraries plans launch of course to boost students’ information literacy skills | NIU Today | 2012 - a sprint not a marathon | Scoop.it

Members of the so-called "thumb generation" are known for their skills with digital devices and surfing the Internet. But research shows college students struggle in the area of “information literacy,” or the ability to locate, understand, evaluate and use informational resources necessary for university-level coursework.

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The Interview Question That's Always Asked (and How to Nail It)

The Interview Question That's Always Asked (and How to Nail It) | 2012 - a sprint not a marathon | Scoop.it
"Do you have any questions for us?" As someone who regularly conducts interviews, I find it staggering how many interviewees are not prepared for the one question that you can be absolutely certain will be asked.
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The 10 Best Olympic apps

The 10 Best Olympic apps | 2012 - a sprint not a marathon | Scoop.it

Whether you’re in the Olympic Stadium or spectating at home, here’s how to get the most of the Games on your phone or iPad...

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Why Social Media Will Reshape the 2012 Olympics

Why Social Media Will Reshape the 2012 Olympics | 2012 - a sprint not a marathon | Scoop.it

The 2012 Olympics in London are being touted by some as the world's "first social Games."

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20 Ways Augmented Reality Is Being Used In Education Right Now

20 Ways Augmented Reality Is Being Used In Education Right Now | 2012 - a sprint not a marathon | Scoop.it
Augmented reality is exactly what the name implies — a medium through which the known world fuses with current technology to create a uniquely blended interactive experience.
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In the newest Vogue. Greatest correction ever?...

In the newest Vogue. Greatest correction ever?... | 2012 - a sprint not a marathon | Scoop.it

Perhaps Dan also has an excellent eye for accessorising a kitchen? In the newest Vogue. Greatest correction ever?

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userinfuser - Open Source Gamification Platform - Google Project Hosting

userinfuser - Open Source Gamification Platform - Google Project Hosting | 2012 - a sprint not a marathon | Scoop.it

an open source platform that provides customizable gamification elements designed to increase user interaction on websites.

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How Google Impacts The Way Students Think

How Google Impacts The Way Students Think | 2012 - a sprint not a marathon | Scoop.it

It's always revealing to watch learners research.When trying to understand complex questions often as part of multi-step projects, they often simply “Google it.”

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Shutting out a world of digital distraction - Telegraph

Shutting out a world of digital distraction - Telegraph | 2012 - a sprint not a marathon | Scoop.it
Nick Hornby, Dave Eggers and Zadie Smith are among a growing group of novelists who struggle with internet-addiction.
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The magical theory of relativity by Petra Marjai on Prezi

A nice example of using Prezi - for example, the elevator sequence

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We Want Apps - Educational iPad Apps

We Want Apps - Educational iPad Apps | 2012 - a sprint not a marathon | Scoop.it

We Want Apps is a free iPad and iPhone app for discovering new apps for children.

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Creating interactive maps with Prezi by Ned Potter on Prezi

A guide to creating interactive library maps for library student induction...
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News - “Georgie” Apps Make Smartphones Smarter | Go ON Gold

News - “Georgie” Apps Make Smartphones Smarter | Go ON Gold | 2012 - a sprint not a marathon | Scoop.it

A new family of “apps” is opening up the world of smartphones for blind and visually impaired users, helping with day-to-day tasks such as catching a bus, as well as normal phone functions like calling and texting.

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Pathways To Best Practice guides | m-libraries

Pathways To Best Practice guides | m-libraries | 2012 - a sprint not a marathon | Scoop.it
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Smartphones make a difference #edtech #eLearning – eLearning Blog Dont Waste Your Time

Smartphones make a difference #edtech #eLearning – eLearning Blog Dont Waste Your Time | 2012 - a sprint not a marathon | Scoop.it
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10 Ways Twitter Is Reinventing the College Lecture - Online Universities

10 Ways Twitter Is Reinventing the College Lecture - Online Universities | 2012 - a sprint not a marathon | Scoop.it
Gone is the time when PowerPoint was the most impressive communication technology in the lecture hall.
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