What’s a phamera? And why is it under my Christmas tree? Don’t panic, Aunt Gertrude. Reuters explains this new tech gadget just in time for the holidays. (The Phamera - Cameras: the next Apple vs. Android battleground?
The compilers of the Oxford English Dictionary have spoken about what new words from 2012 could be featuring in the next edition. (yg jelas, baru denger dr bbc pg ini, kebalikan dari 'smartphone' yg lg laris manis adalah 'dumbphone'!
In this post I will present you The Ultimate list of Free Stock Photos Sites for eLearning. If anyone of you have used one or more of the above Free Stock Photos Sites I will very much appreciate if he/she share with us his experience!
Scientists and engineers at the UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science have created a device called an iTube and a corresponding smart phone app to help consumers test food for allergens, reports Science Today.The iTube connects...
The latest rumours coming out of the Chinese manufacturing centre of the planet is that Apple is going to grace us with something called the iWatch. I'm not all that sure it's going to be as interesting as it sounds really.
The biggest chunk of social traffic to websites comes from outside the official social networks like Facebook and Twitter. (Optimizing your FB page is not optimizing for social, you are missing out the biggest driver.
Wordament® is a unique and highly addictive word game: a two-minute long word tournament where you compete in real-time, on the same board, against everyone else currently playing.
You are playing the exact same game with hundreds around the world at the same time. Every time a new game starts – that game is being presented to everyone. After every game your stats show up and shortly after you are compared to every player in the world that played along side of you.
A key component to this process, which is tied directly into active assessment strategies, is synthesizing or making sense of the information gathered. Sense making can be writing a blog post using the links (like this post) or summarizing the key points in a presentation. Gathering and collecting specific content points is the beginning, and creating the theme is where an individual demonstrates their analysis and evaluation of the content included in a post or presentation shared. Kanter wrote, “Content curation is not about collecting links or being an information pack rat, it is more about putting them into a context with organization, annotation, and presentation.”
I agree. Education used to be about finding the information. With potential access to everything now, the focus should be on making sense of it and finding connections, drawing correlations and making conclusions - to become thinkers.
Sharing your scoops to your social media accounts is a must to distribute your curated content. Not only will it drive traffic and leads through your content, but it will help show your expertise with your followers.
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Integrating your curated content to your website or blog will allow you to increase your website visitors’ engagement, boost SEO and acquire new visitors. By redirecting your social media traffic to your website, Scoop.it will also help you generate more qualified traffic and leads from your curation work.
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Creating engaging newsletters with your curated content is really easy.