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Learnist Brings Content Curation to Education -- THE Journal

Learnist Brings Content Curation to Education -- THE Journal | Curaduria de contenidos y Preservacion digital | Scoop.it
THE Journal: K-12 Education Technology
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Learnist, una nueva red social de curadores de contenido orientada a la educación.

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Trends: Be Discovered in 2013 via Content Curation and the Interest Graph

Trends: Be Discovered in 2013 via Content Curation and the Interest Graph | Curaduria de contenidos y Preservacion digital | Scoop.it
This upcoming year is going to be the year of content. You've found it, you know about it; why not be discovered by it? Curation is in for 2013 - don't be left out.
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Where To Find Good Alternative Sources for Content Curation

Where To Find Good Alternative Sources for Content Curation | Curaduria de contenidos y Preservacion digital | Scoop.it


Robin Good: If you are looking for ways to expand your horizon of content sources that you can use to find valuable content for your curated news channel, Pawan Deshpande, founder and CEO of Curata, has done an excellent job of listing and describing the many alternatives available to you.

 

While many beginner curators rely on their set of RSS feeds and on simple web searches to find new and interesting stuff on their topic of interest, there are a dozen more content source types that can be tapped to find relevant stuff. This article helps you start learning where to look to find them.

 

 

Useful. Resourceful. 8/10

 

Full article: http://contentmarketinginstitute.com/2012/12/sources-content-curation-inspiration/

 

 


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Teresa Levy's curator insight, December 17, 2012 12:44 AM

when we first star to use the Net to research, the number of pages indicated seems overwhelming. The thing to do is to have good ways of evaluation of sites, in what relates to accuracy and validity as well as relevance. what this clip does is exactly that: suggest a way to steer among the imensity of what comes out

Jim Lerman's curator insight, December 21, 2012 11:50 PM

This piece is quite meaningful to me...always on the lookout for more sources.

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Curation de contenus : une activité pédagogiquement productive

Curation de contenus : une activité pédagogiquement productive | Curaduria de contenidos y Preservacion digital | Scoop.it

"Grâce à Scoop.it et Flick.fr, je suis "tombé" sur un tableau présenté par "catspyjamasnz", une participante à un MOOC aux USA.

Le tableau compare les avantages des Plateformes de formation, de Scoop.it et de Pinterest pour partager des contenus au sein d'une communauté d'apprentissage.

Je ne suis pas un anglisciste brillant, j'ai donc patiemment traduit le tableau, ...et cette traduction en a fait apparaître les faiblesses, que j'ai essayé de gommer ici en partie."


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François Ronai's curator insight, March 24, 2014 10:27 PM

Exercice très pertinent merci!

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eBay Goes The Pinterest Way and Allows You To Discover and Curate Your Favorite Products

eBay Goes The Pinterest Way and Allows You To Discover and Curate Your Favorite Products | Curaduria de contenidos y Preservacion digital | Scoop.it

 

Robin Good: eBay has gone the Pinterest way by redesigning its web interface and allowing you to curate your preferred product categories as well as more specific parameters like the price range you are interested in, whether you want new or used items or prefer auctions to "buy-now" offerings. 

 

"Everything now centers on a Pinterest-like feed of featured, personalized, and self-curated products."

 

WebProNews reports: eBay says that the feed will show users “a collection of items selected for you, based on your shopping history or your own personal interests.” When a logged-in user first accesses the feed, they are given the opportunity to “follow” certain types of product lines as well as connect their feed to their Facebook interests.

 

eBay officially announced: “Today we begin to introduce a series of significant new features and enhancements for our customers. We’re delivering a cleaner, contemporary look and feel; a more intuitive, convenient way to browse, decide and buy – both globally and locally; and a new personal way to curate your own shopping experience and discover items perfect for you...” 

 

To test the new eBay curated feed, interface redesign and new logo, head to eBay.com (US version) and you will be immediately offered to select five product categories you are interested in.

 

The new eBay also allows users to integrate their Facebook account as well as their PayPal one to make it easier and faster to sell and buy on the popular online marketplace.

 

Check it out now: http://www.ebay.com/feed

 


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plerudulier's comment, October 13, 2012 12:39 PM
glad to see you back and scooping again.
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Thank you Pascal! I am still inside an hospital but I am slowly regaining control of my time. Hope to be fully back in a few weeks time.
sahyteam's comment, July 1, 2013 1:09 PM
Ya Robin Good. You are right eBay is now growing like Pinterest. we at sahycart proving online eBay store i think you will like this http://www.sahycart.com/ebay-store-design.html Thanks for scoop such good information here.
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La influencia de los curadores en la estrategia de contenido

La influencia de los curadores en la estrategia de contenido | Curaduria de contenidos y Preservacion digital | Scoop.it
Ser content curator no es igual a tener buen gusto. Partiendo de esta premisa y admitiéndola como buena, considero que, el trabajo del curador es imprescindible.

 

Interesante reflexión sobre el rol del curador de contenidos, si bien lo enfoca como Content Strategist, estratega de contenidos.

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Mauro Hernandez's curator insight, December 17, 2012 2:03 AM

Polemica en torno a la Curación de contenidos, ¿Nueva forma de difusión de contenidos?

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'Infoxicación', ¿estamos intoxicados de información?│Vía @jgabelas

Recibir información en cantidades masivas y de tantos sitios diferentes que somos incapaces de procesarla y acaba por intoxicarnos. Es la "infoxicación", término que acuñó el físico Alfons Cornellá hace aproximadamente una década y que la marca Mercedes Benz popularizó con este anuncio. 

 

Es la otra cara de la comunicación digital, el problema que surge cuando la conectividad no se da de la manera correcta y sobre el que reflexiona en este interesante reportaje de El País, Sergio Fanjul.

 

http://sociedad.elpais.com/sociedad/2011/05/12/actualidad/1305151203_850215.html

 

Llama la atención la pugna que Fanjul recoge entre la superficialidad resultante de la multiactividad, a la que muchas veces nos abocan los medios digitales y, por otro lado, el desarrollo de una forma de pensar diferente gracias a ellos que nos convierte en seres multitarea eficientes. Como si se tratara de una maquina capaz de procesar varios inputs al mismo tiempo sin problema. Todo ello me hace preguntarme lo siguiente: ¿estamos realmente infoxicados? ¿O el ser humano se acabará por adaptar al medio y evolucionará hasta convertir el defecto en virtud?

 

De momento, en mi opinión, parece que nos quedamos a medio camino entre el mono y la máquina.

 

Gema Urbina


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Peretti: Human Curation Beats SEO in the Social Web

Peretti: Human Curation Beats SEO in the Social Web | Curaduria de contenidos y Preservacion digital | Scoop.it

Recomendacion humana de contenidos le gana a los buscadores:

 

"Jonah Peretti, a co-founder of Huffington Post and CEO of Buzzfeed, said at PandoMonthly tonight in New York that he doesn’t care about SEO anymore. He views it as a broken system that optimizes for robots, not humans." Erin Griffith reports on Pandodaily.

 

“Media and content are human businesses, and it’s a problem for humans to give so much power to Google, which is a robot” he said.

 

Without saying Google is Skynet and evil, more and more people now see the flaws compared to what information networks like Twitter can produce (not saying the latter is perfect either). His conclusion is that you shouldn't care about SEO anymore but I think there's an even more compelling reason to move to Curation. Google is increasingly taking social signals into account so that Social is becoming the new SEO no matter which angle you take it from:

- whether because your audience will find you first on social networks

- whether because your content will be well positioned in Search results because human curators will pick it up (and therefore Google too).

 

The debate whether SEO still matters or not is not important. What's relevant is that great content that please human genuine interests will surface more than it used to thanks to the work of human curators.


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Aramis's curator insight, September 25, 2013 7:02 AM
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Who said Content Curation should replace Creation for Content Marketers?

Who said Content Curation should replace Creation for Content Marketers? | Curaduria de contenidos y Preservacion digital | Scoop.it

Por qué la Curaduría de contenidos no reemplaza a la Creación de contenidos:

 

This is an interesting piece highlighting the dangers of relying solely on Content Curation and giving up Content Creation for Content Marketers.

 

As I told him in the comments, I disagree with Frank Dale's title though (which doesn't reflect his conclusion but I also like provocative headlines ;-) that content curation is usually bad. It is usually good but usually not enough. For the following reasons:

 

1. Curation is often a good starting point. Content Marketing takes time and the ROI is not instantaneous and can be slow to measure. Content Curation helps you get started more easily, particularly if you're a SMB.

 

2. Content Curation helps you identify where you should invest in Content Marketing creation: spotting these messages that will set you apart, these areas that not many people cover.

 

3. Content Curation is also an expression means: don't stop at sharing links on Twitter but use the full opportunities given by content curation platforms like Scoop.it (and others like Storify for instance) to add your point of view. That is a form of creation which, we've found, is much more accessible than full-blown content creation and that nicely completes it.

 

As a matter of fact, I will actually curate this great piece myself. Before I move on to uploading my latestcreated presentation on SlideShare...


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Humanrithm: why data without people is not enough - and how algorithms lost the Content Curation battle

These are the slides of my talk at DataWeek 2012.

 

This is what is it was about: "We engineers love data and algorithms. They help create amazing things. But if and when we forget that people create data and that data can be improved by people, we will miss the promise of Big Data. It's time we all thought of this not as social vs algorithm but as Humanrithm."

 

And I also took the example of Content Curation as a case study.


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Beth Kanter's comment, October 7, 2012 5:25 PM
Were you in Boston this week? I was too!
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Hi Beth! Me? No, this was for Dataweek here in San Francisco...
Michael Procopio's curator insight, January 27, 2013 5:48 PM

Love this quote "Content marketing and curation is like Star Trek chess. You are playing a game in many dimensions simultaneously."

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7 herramientas e ideas para hacer content curation | Social Media Blog. Marketing online y redes sociales.

7 herramientas e ideas para hacer content curation | Social Media Blog. Marketing online y redes sociales. | Curaduria de contenidos y Preservacion digital | Scoop.it
¿Sientes que, gracias a Internet, dispones de toda la información que necesitas pero no sabes muy bien cómo seleccionar la que de verdad te interesa? ¿Sabes que existen herramientas que te ayudan a hacer una buena selección de contenidos relevantes tanto para tu uso personal como para publicar en tus redes sociales?

A continuación verás 7 herramientas e ideas que te ayudarán con esa selección y planificación de contenidos, pero antes entendamos el punto de partida.


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Five Big Problems with Content Curation | Social Media Today

Five Big Problems with Content Curation | Social Media Today | Curaduria de contenidos y Preservacion digital | Scoop.it
I recently attended a conference where a major financial institution proudly displayed its new automated content curation system. Basically, their answer to the content marketing dilemma every company is facing is to use an outside company to skim off the best financial-services content around the web and present it on their site as a value-added customer service.

On the surface, this seems like a very elegant solution. I mean, why spend the time and money to create original content when you can curate unlimited content from the web and present it as your own customer portal? An intoxicating idea.

This is a popular trend but it is also problematic because it flies in the face of other marketing considerations …

 

El autor alude a problemas y errores que se cometen en curaduria de contenidos.

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Social Curation is Not Aggregation

Social Curation is Not Aggregation | Curaduria de contenidos y Preservacion digital | Scoop.it
Social Curation is the big new buzzword this year in social media circles — collecting information in a strategic amassing of selected information that’s presented in a new way to draw out the subtleties and patterns that might not otherwise be noticed when looking at the group in toto.

Curation is an art form into itself. While it’s not as pure and noble as content creation, it’s more than aggregation. Much more.

Are you a curator or an aggregator?

Aggregation is an amassing of content. Just like little kids who collect rocks, grabbing at every rock and pebble they can find, aggregators find any and all pieces of content that relate to their chosen subject.

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The Ultimate List of Content Curation Tools and Platforms

The Ultimate List of Content Curation Tools and Platforms | Curaduria de contenidos y Preservacion digital | Scoop.it
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Lista de recursos para hacer Curaduria de contenidos.

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To Be An Effective Curator You Need To Be an Information DJ

To Be An Effective Curator You Need To Be an Information DJ | Curaduria de contenidos y Preservacion digital | Scoop.it


Robin Good: In analyzing what is going on in the brain when a potentially viral idea is intercepted, Matthew Lieberman (who designed the study with Emily Falk at UCLA) discovered something that confirms how important it is that an effective curator be "in tune" with his own audience. 

 

Great curation is not just about "spinning" the newest and coolest, but to precisely cater to the specific audience interests, expectations and preferences.

 

Interesting, fascinating story. Truthful. Insightful. 8/10

 

Full article: http://blogs.hbr.org/cs/2012/11/think_like_an_information_dj.html

 

 


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Curación de contenidos - Herramientas

Curación de contenidos - Herramientas | Curaduria de contenidos y Preservacion digital | Scoop.it

16 herramientas para curación de contenidos y facilitar nuestro trabajo en la selección de contenidos para nuestra estrategia de marketing digital.


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Noemi Mabel Giorgi's curator insight, December 30, 2012 4:09 AM

Curación de contenidos

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A 1945 Essay on Information Overload, “Curation,” and Open-Access Science

A 1945 Essay on Information Overload, “Curation,” and Open-Access Science | Curaduria de contenidos y Preservacion digital | Scoop.it
"From www.brainpickings.org - November 27, 1:04 PM
There is a new profession of trail blazers, those who find delight in the task of establishing useful trails through the enormous mass of the common record."

 

More from article: "Marveling at the rapid rate of technological progress, which has made possible the increasingly cheap production of increasingly reliable machines, Bush makes an enormously important — and timely — point about the difference between merely compressing information to store it efficiently and actually making use of it in the way of gleaning knowledge. (This, bear in mind, despite the fact that 90% of data in the world today was created in the last two years.)" from source: http://www.brainpickings.org/

 

NOTE: We often overlook important writings such as this one when we cite it for one factors. This is an example of a timeless piece of writing and thought that keeps on being relevant to our advances in information and the technology we use to collect and disseminate it.


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Lisa Labon's curator insight, January 28, 2013 2:52 PM

Mind boggling to think what that the overload of content he speaks of is now created in a single day, every day.

garassini's curator insight, March 11, 2013 10:51 AM

Applicare il metodo delle associazioni mentali all'archiviazione e alla ricerca delle informazioni. La visione profetica di Vannevar Bush.

Ken Feltman's curator insight, April 25, 2015 3:48 PM

Prescient

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How to Consistently Out-Curate Your Competitors | Outspoken Media

How to Consistently Out-Curate Your Competitors | Outspoken Media | Curaduria de contenidos y Preservacion digital | Scoop.it

Excerpted from this interesting article on Outspoken Media:

"The facts are:

***Content curation is a needed skill that will only grow in importance as more big brands and publishers flood the Internet with all kinds of content.
***Curation can be a fun, rewarding and highly effective part of your online marketing mix.
***Curating content requires skill, tenacity and, above all, an unflinching focus on the needs of your audience.

 

The biggest temptation all search marketers face is to sell our souls to the Borg and AUTOMATE EVERYTHING.

 

An effective curation strategy requires a healthy variety of sources. If you expect any one tool to do all of the work for you, you’re going to miss a lot of remarkable content.

 

So, use a fancy tool as one of your filters, if you wish. But don’t fool yourself into believing you can just put it on autopilot and watch it magically send you everything you need to succeed.

 

If your goal is to curate content that provides true value for your audience, you’ve got to out-hustle all of the namby-pamby posers in your niche who claim to be curating, however half-heartedly.

 

Here is a collection of solid strategies and tasty tactics that will help you consistently out-curate your competitors.

1) Create Twitter lists of experts and thought leaders in your niche.

2) Save Twitter searches for relevant keywords.
3) Build customized MyAllTop pages to keep up on industry blogs.
4) Set up Google Alerts for targeted keywords.
5) Subscribe to blogs by RSS and view them in Google Reader.
6) Create topical lists on Facebook.
7) Perform keyword searches in Trackur.
8) Explore Regator’s curated blog directory.
9) Hunt down content by category on StumbleUpon.
10) Find applicable articles and experts with Topsy.
11) Join relevant LinkedIn groups.
12) Search Scribd’s documents database.
13) Dig into the bookmarked items on Delicious.
14) Keep an eye on curated niche sites that serve your audience, like Inbound.org.
15) Scour the Web with Snip.it and Scoop.it.
16) Drop your keywords into Bottlenose.
17) Scan the curated lists on List.ly.
18) Sign up for a personalized email digest from YourVersion.
19) Say hello to your little friend: Social Buzz.
20) Swing by Ice Rocket and ROCKZi once in awhile.
21) Ignore Google+ at your own risk. I dare you. #smooches.

 

Constantly Refine and Refocus Your Curation Strategy:

I like to cram tons of different sources into my content funnel at the beginning of each new curation project. Then, once I’m convinced I’ve cast my net wide enough, I begin the crucial process of whittling down those sources into a much more manageable list.

 

Be the Pickiest, Little Curator Allowed by Law:

If you’re going to out-curate your competition, every piece of content you serve to your audience has to be exactly the right piece of content.

Set high standards and strive to exceed them...."

 

 

Read full, long and interesting article here: 

http://outspokenmedia.com/online-marketing/how-to-consistently-out-curate-your-competitors/


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Martin (Marty) Smith's comment, October 2, 2012 12:08 PM
Great note Giuseppe. I moved it to Curation Revolution this morning. Marty
Giuseppe Mauriello's comment, October 2, 2012 12:22 PM
@Marty...I have seen your rescoop few minutes ago. Thanks for appreciation my curated article.
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I am far from being namby-pamby
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How Chill.com's Social Video Discovery Curation Takes Video Sharing to the Next Level

How Chill.com's Social Video Discovery Curation Takes Video Sharing to the Next Level | Curaduria de contenidos y Preservacion digital | Scoop.it

Earlier this year at Vidcon I had the pleasure of chilling with Marc Hustvedt, Head of Strategic Partnerships for Chill.com, a "social video discovery" platform. The video curation site was launched because the team at Chill saw a video discovery paradigm that wasn't quite performing to its capabilities. With Chill, users can log in and share videos that they like, and other users can "follow" those that they like. Additionally, all the videos that reside in your social graph are automatically aggregated and curated. The point of it all is that we're influenced by the people we trust, and we're more likely to find...

 

Entrevista a Marc Hustvedt, del sitio Chill.com, sitio dedicado a compartir y recomendar videos.

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Curation Tips and Tools for Non Profits featuring J.D. LasicaScoop.it

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Did you miss #ScoopitChat for Non Profits Featuring J.D. Lasica yesterday? We summed it up so that no one misses out on the great insights and advice that came out during this exciting hour!..Some key takeaways from the chat include:..-The import...
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What Kind Of Curation Site Should You Use?

What Kind Of Curation Site Should You Use? | Curaduria de contenidos y Preservacion digital | Scoop.it

Deanna Dahlsad designed this simple decision-tree to help differentiate between different Content Curation platforms and which one you should use as a business user.

 

I found this interesting as it's one of the first ones I see that made this obvious and simple differentiation between the different platforms out there. I'm not sure I would describe Scoop.it as article-based (we obviously have large pictures, infographics, videos or SlideShare presentations that are not articles) but I can see where she's coming from and her intention: if the content you curate is not 100% image, "image-based eye-candy" is not enough.  


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Deanna Dahlsad's comment, October 5, 2012 6:27 AM
Thank you for scooping my article and decision tree! Most content curation sites do offer images, as I noted; but there are distinct differences between image-based sites like Pinterest & sites like Scoop.It especially in terms of users.
Chris Lott UAF's comment, October 5, 2012 6:31 PM
The decision tree here represents our decisions on what curation technology to use as an educational organization. It's a great starting point for discussion.
Guillaume Decugis's comment, October 10, 2012 2:53 AM
Hi Deanna - Yes, I found it was a great one. By the way, I was thinking of using it in a future presentation. Would you be ok with that? I'd of course include the reference to your site that's on the original picture. Let me know. Thanks!
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What curators can learn from journalists: the Social Media and Journalism Event Recap

What curators can learn from journalists: the Social Media and Journalism Event Recap | Curaduria de contenidos y Preservacion digital | Scoop.it

Lewis PR & SMCSFO hosted a panel on Social Media and Journalism last Tuesday which Arabella was a speaker of. This is the write-up they produced.

 

Extract: "With more and more people using sites like Twitter and Facebook as a primary “breaking news” source, we were curious to learn about social media’s impact on traditional approaches to journalism. How do journalists use social media as a tool? What are the biggest challenges and how have writers adapted to these changes?"

 

There were lots of interesting comments from all participants on news consumptions, journalism ethics, fact checking, influence and reputation that go beyond journalism but that can guide curators as well to become better media producers.


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The readers's editor on… the richness of digital archives bringing problems for readers and journalists

The readers's editor on… the richness of digital archives bringing problems for readers and journalists | Curaduria de contenidos y Preservacion digital | Scoop.it
Once it was a journalist's lament that today's newspapers are tomorrow's fish and chip paper, a reflection on the ephemeral nature of news.

You won't find yesterday's news in the chippy any more. Where you will find it is in the digital archives of newspapers, and its force is anything but fleeting.

The Guardian's digital archive holds more than 1m articles. It's a rich resource of more than a decade's worth of print, podcasts and video material. And it is very popular. Nearly 40% of content viewed on the website is more than 48 hours old. However, all this readily accessible material does bring new difficulties for readers and journalists. I am going to look briefly at three of them.

First, judges have started ordering news organisations to remove material from their archives that they believe may prejudice a jury if members see it, for instance background material about an individual or individuals on trial.

A judge in one recent high-profile criminal case wrote a...

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Disk Explorer Professional, una aplicación para catalogar fotos

Disk Explorer Professional, una aplicación para catalogar fotos | Curaduria de contenidos y Preservacion digital | Scoop.it

Gestionar nuestras fotografías puede llegar a ser una tarea muy tediosa, sobre todo cuando el número de fotos así como discos DVD o unidades de almacenamiento empieza a crecer. Con la llegada de aplicaciones como Lightroom, Aperture, Adobe Bridge, etc… y su posibilidad de crear catálogos todo se ha simplificado y parece más controlado.

De todas formas siempre es bueno conocer otras alternativas que nos permitan conocer el contenido de cada unidad así como la ubicación de algún archivo en concreto que estemos buscando. Veamos Disk Explorer Professional.

 

Disk Explorer Professional es una aplicación que podemos descargar de forma gratuita. Nos permitirá crear una base de datos en la que podremos almacenar toda la información acerca del contenido de un CD/DVD o disco duro. De esta forma, sin necesidad de tener que estar conectada la unidad a nuestro equipo, podremos saber donde se encuentra el archivo que buscamos.

Cuando lazamos la aplicación por primera vez nos preguntará si queremos crear una nueva base de datos o por el contrario abrir una ya existente (esto es así porque podremos compartir la base de datos con otros usuarios). Si decidimos crear una nueva podremos establecer la contraseña si no queremos que todo el mundo pueda ver su contenido.

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Contemplating a Content Curation Concept | Social Media Today

Contemplating a Content Curation Concept | Social Media Today | Curaduria de contenidos y Preservacion digital | Scoop.it
Problem: Continuous Content Flood

“Every two days now we create as much information as we did from the dawn of civilization up until 2003.” – Eric Schmidt, Former CEO, Google

Does that come as a surprise? If, like me, you’re an “infomaniac,” I suspect not. We are under a constant barrage of information coming from all quarters; most of it from social networks. For example:

72 hours of video are uploaded to YouTube every minute
340 million tweets are broadcast every day
25 billion pieces of content are created on Facebook every month
Factor in the amount of content being routed through LinkedIn, Google+, Pinterest, Tumblr and other networks (and let’s not forget email), and if you’re attempting to keep up with even a smidgen of that, you’ve still got a real mess on your hands.

People employ a number of tactics to make this barrage of information more manageable. We use everything from RSS feed readers, Twitter lists and hashtags, social bookmarking applications, Google+ Circles and LinkedIn Today category segmentation to more sophisticated approaches such as the use of social listening tools like Radian6, SM2, Trackur and Bottlenose.

Not only that, new technologies

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