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The 33 Digital Skills Every 21st Century Teacher should Have

The 33 Digital Skills Every 21st Century Teacher should Have | Culture, Bodies & Technology | Scoop.it

Via Mark Smithers, Angela Nicolettou
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A fantastic list of digital teaching links and resources!

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This is neat Raya!
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So much to know and learn!

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These Iron Man Suits Aim To Give Soldiers Super-Human Strength And Endurance

These Iron Man Suits Aim To Give Soldiers Super-Human Strength And Endurance | Culture, Bodies & Technology | Scoop.it
For decades, the U.S. military and its private-sector partners have been working towards a technology straight out of science fiction: robotic suits.
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Military Industrial Entertainment Networks

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I Liked Everything I Saw on Facebook for Two Days. Here’s What It Did to Me | Gadget Lab | WIRED

I Liked Everything I Saw on Facebook for Two Days. Here’s What It Did to Me | Gadget Lab | WIRED | Culture, Bodies & Technology | Scoop.it
I like everything. Or at least I did, for 48 hours. Literally everything Facebook sent my way, I liked---even if I hated it.
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"My News Feed took on an entirely new character in a surprisingly short amount of time. After checking in and liking a bunch of stuff over the course of an hour, there were no human beings in my feed anymore. It became about brands and messaging, rather than humans with messages."

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Gaza and the language of modern war

Gaza and the language of modern war | Culture, Bodies & Technology | Scoop.it
Steven Poole investigates the political and misleading use of such terms as 'human shields' and 'tragedy'
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The use of words as a technology of war.

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Should we mourn the end of blogs?

Should we mourn the end of blogs? | Culture, Bodies & Technology | Scoop.it
Mel Campbell: Maintaining a personal blog has become entrepreneurial, and young people want nothing to do with it. I'll keep on updating my lonely, uncool one – but other platforms are just as valuable
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AURA

AURA | Culture, Bodies & Technology | Scoop.it
AURA is a member of Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who love them.
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The Many Ways Your Memory Plays Games With You

The Many Ways Your Memory Plays Games With You | Culture, Bodies & Technology | Scoop.it
While we’re continuously learning new things about the brain and how it works, it mostly remains a mysterious organ. It has our best interests a...
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Inside a sex doll factory: A look at the eerily lifelike faces and bodies before they are assembled into $7,000 silicone 'companions'

Inside a sex doll factory: A look at the eerily lifelike faces and bodies before they are assembled into $7,000 silicone 'companions' | Culture, Bodies & Technology | Scoop.it
WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT Zackary Canepari's photo project, called Love Machines, shows Real Dolls' faces and bodies in various states of production inside a San Marcos, California factory called Abyss Creations.
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Amazon.com: Playmobil Security Check Point: Toys & Games

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Cultures of interactive satirical product review.

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Bird's eye view: Six beautiful destinations filmed using drones

Bird's eye view: Six beautiful destinations filmed using drones | Culture, Bodies & Technology | Scoop.it
Is it a bird...? Is it a plane...? As unmanned drones become increasingly popular with filmmakers we take a look at six of the best films showing the world's most beautiful destinations from above
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Google buys drone heavyweight Titan Aerospace

Google buys drone heavyweight Titan Aerospace | Culture, Bodies & Technology | Scoop.it
Google talks up opportunities to use drones in delivering internet across the globe
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Why Google Maps gets Africa wrong

Why Google Maps gets Africa wrong | Culture, Bodies & Technology | Scoop.it
From colonial cartographers to digital depictions, the continent is being sold short, says Think Africa Press
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NASA-funded study: industrial civilisation headed for 'irreversible collapse'?

NASA-funded study: industrial civilisation headed for 'irreversible collapse'? | Culture, Bodies & Technology | Scoop.it
Nafeez Ahmed: Natural and social scientists develop new model of how 'perfect storm' of crises could unravel global system
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Why Serious Games Are Not Chocolate-Covered Broccoli

Why Serious Games Are Not Chocolate-Covered Broccoli | Culture, Bodies & Technology | Scoop.it
All well designed games begin with a spirit of fun. Some games must deliver a serious and purposeful message, too. An example is Nightmare: Malaria, an iPad game with a similar mechanic as the popula
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Harvard’s 1,000 Kilobot swarm demonstrates the future of robotics

Harvard’s 1,000 Kilobot swarm demonstrates the future of robotics | Culture, Bodies & Technology | Scoop.it
A new system has replicated the hive mind with over 1,000 simple robots collaborating without human control. By Samuel Gibbs
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Future Networked Technologies

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Artificial intelligence will not turn into a Frankenstein's monster

Artificial intelligence will not turn into a Frankenstein's monster | Culture, Bodies & Technology | Scoop.it
Fears of playing god by creating machines that become ever more clever are misplaced. We need to be cautious, but can maintain control
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Future Networked Technologies

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Facebook Crosses The Line With New Facebook Messenger App - The New Bull @ 100.3

Facebook Crosses The Line With New Facebook Messenger App - The New Bull @ 100.3 | Culture, Bodies & Technology | Scoop.it
Have you seen what you're agreeing to by downloading and using Facebook's mandatory messenger app?
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The 19th-century health scare that told women to worry about "bicycle face"

The 19th-century health scare that told women to worry about "bicycle face" | Culture, Bodies & Technology | Scoop.it
In the 1890s, female cyclists had to worry about an especially dangerous condition
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Donna Haraway, "Anthropocene, Capitalocene, Chthulucene: Staying with the Trouble", 5/9/14

Anthropocene, Capitalocene, Chthulucene: Staying with the Trouble Sympoiesis, not autopoiesis, threads the string figure game played by Terran critters. Always…
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The Most Ambitious Artificial Intelligence Project In The World Has Been Operating In Near-Secrecy For 30 Years

The Most Ambitious Artificial Intelligence Project In The World Has Been Operating In Near-Secrecy For 30 Years | Culture, Bodies & Technology | Scoop.it
“We’ve been keeping a very low profile, mostly intentionally,” said Doug Lenat, President and CEO of Cycorp. “No outside investments, no debts. We don’t write very many articles or go to conferences, but for the first time, we’re close to having this be applicable enough that we want to talk to you.”
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IPv6 – Google

IPv6 – Google | Culture, Bodies & Technology | Scoop.it
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Military Industrial Entertainment Networks

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Facial recognition: is the technology taking away your identity?

Facial recognition: is the technology taking away your identity? | Culture, Bodies & Technology | Scoop.it
Facial recognition technology has huge potential in consumer advertising as well as in surveillance and security. But there are ethical issues, says Luke Dormehl
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We're approaching the post-Internet age. You need to learn about mesh networks

We're approaching the post-Internet age. You need to learn about mesh networks | Culture, Bodies & Technology | Scoop.it
It's State Department-sponsored, but it's also spy-proof. It's used in emergency situations, from earthquakes to censorship. This could be the tech to connect us all, one device at a time.
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SociBot: the 'social robot' that knows how you feel

SociBot: the 'social robot' that knows how you feel | Culture, Bodies & Technology | Scoop.it
Capable of mimicking human expressions and emotions, the SociBot is
designed to bring a human touch to teleconferencing – or to imitate your
friends. But will it just creep you out?
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Needy robotic toaster sells itself if neglected (Wired UK)

Needy robotic toaster sells itself if neglected (Wired UK) | Culture, Bodies & Technology | Scoop.it
A glimpse into a bizarro near-future, one where the internet of things leads not to harmoniously interconnected gadgets but rather a house full of junkies
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A Library In Your Pocket: How Having an E-reader Has Changed My Reading Habits | Tor.com

A Library In Your Pocket: How Having an E-reader Has Changed My Reading Habits | Tor.com | Culture, Bodies & Technology | Scoop.it
How having an e-reader has changed Jo Walton's reading habits
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