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Innovation in learning is often linked to technology; hence the e in elearning. I keep an eye on educational innovation both tech and non-tech, the rosy and the non-rosy view of the future of learning.
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Asus Transformer Tablet: Surprising Second Best in Sales After Apple iPad

Asus Transformer Tablet: Surprising Second Best in Sales After Apple iPad | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
Asus is selling more than 400,000 Eee Pad Transformer tablets per month.
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Survey Reveals Social Media Listening and Engaging Pays Off

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5 Big Tech Players; 5 Bad Android Apps

5 Big Tech Players; 5 Bad Android Apps | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
Using Android isn't all cupcakes and ice cream sandwiches. Here are five of Android's biggest app fails--from tech companies that should know better, like Facebook and Skype.
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Google Plus, Minus Social Value | Department of Alchemy

Google Plus, Minus Social Value | Department of Alchemy | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
Or: Facebook, Youth Culture, & the Success of Social Networks This essay is some immediate thinking about Google+ that I've been throwing around for the past...
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eduMOOC: Online Learning Today... and Tomorrow

eduMOOC: Online Learning Today... and Tomorrow | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
The Center for Online Learning, Research and Service at the University of Illinois Springfield is launching a Massive Open Online Class (MOOC) on “Online Learning Today, and Tomorrow.” It begins June 27, 2011 and runs for eight weeks.
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Future Work Skills 2020 ~ Stephen's Web

Future Work Skills 2020 ~ Stephen's Web | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
Stephen's Web, the home page of Stephen Downes, with news and information on e-learning, new media, instructional technology, educational design, and related subjects...
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Why You Need PowerPoint 2010 for Rapid E-Learning » The Rapid eLearning Blog

Why You Need PowerPoint 2010 for Rapid E-Learning » The Rapid eLearning Blog | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
Rapid eLearning: Why You Need PowerPoint 2010 for Rapid E-Learning http://ow.ly/1dKZeg...
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Don't Treat Smartphones Like 'Little PCs' | DigitalNext: A Blog on Emerging Media and Technology - Advertising Age

Mobile Apps Have Way More Potential Than the Web http://t.co/Y4M9mHy...
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Higher education white paper signals worrying return to the binary divide | Higher Education Network | Guardian Professional

Higher education white paper signals worrying return to the binary divide | Higher Education Network | Guardian Professional | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
Universities must move to a truly student-focused market, and quickly, or risk being pushed out by the competition, says Professor Nigel Seaton (RT @UniOfSurrey: SDVC Prof Nigel Seaton @GdnHigherEd believes the #HEWhitePaper signals a worrying...
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Open Library offers libraries a third choice for eBooks | Librarian in Black Blog – Sarah Houghton-Jan

Open Library offers libraries a third choice for eBooks | Librarian in Black Blog – Sarah Houghton-Jan | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
The library eBook scene, indeed the eBook scene for consumers too, is ever-changing and unpredictable.
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PechaKucha 20x20 -- what is it?

PechaKucha 20x20 -- what is it? | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
I've heard of Pecha Kucha presentation nights here and there, but am now considering -- is there any particular academic value other than avoiding Powerpoint Poisoning?
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Why “I Don’t Do Technology” Isn’t Acceptable :Quisitivity

Why “I Don’t Do Technology” Isn’t Acceptable :Quisitivity | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
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Dear Teacher Education Providers – Can you enter the 21st century please? « Teaching the Teacher

Dear Teacher Education Providers – Can you enter the 21st century please? « Teaching the Teacher | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
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CNN Starts Live Streaming to the Web, iPad and iPhone

CNN Starts Live Streaming to the Web, iPad and iPhone | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
CNN and HLN is now available for live streaming online and via the iPhone and iPad for select cable subscribers.
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How Social Media is Changing the Food World

How Social Media is Changing the Food World | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
By Liz McCarthy The world of food has become increasingly entwined with the world of technology. There are game-changing food startups as well as food-finding apps for your mobile device, but what about social networking?
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Guest Blog: The educational value of creative disobedience

Guest Blog: The educational value of creative disobedience | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
  “The principle goal of education is to create men who are capable of doing new things, not simply of repeating what other generations have done - men who are creative, inventive and discoverers” –Jean Piaget...
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Why You Might Join China's Largest Social Network | Motherboard

Why You Might Join China's Largest Social Network | Motherboard | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
Putting aside the Chinese government’s little anxieties about the Internet, social networking is huge in China, and most of it centers around the website Weibo.com.
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Four Phases of Learning | Social Learning Blog

Four Phases of Learning | Social Learning Blog | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
RT: elearning: Four Phases of Learning: How Many Accelerated Learning Phases Are There? In the train...
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TeachPaperless: Apple Versus Google

TeachPaperless: Apple Versus Google | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
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Faulty Towers: The Crisis in Higher Education | The Nation

Faulty Towers: The Crisis in Higher Education | The Nation | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
The exploitation of contingent labor, a shrinking middle class, administrative elephantiasis: the turmoil in academia is a microcosm of American society as a whole.
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Times Higher Education - Pucker up, piglets

Times Higher Education - Pucker up, piglets | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
For anyone who cares about universities, Simon Blackwell's piece in Times Higher Education is a terrific read.
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Free Technology for Teachers: Math 4 Mobile - Five Mobile Math Apps

Free Technology for Teachers: Math 4 Mobile - Five Mobile Math Apps | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
http://tinyurl.com/5w86uez Math 4 Mobile - Five Mobile Math #Apps...
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5 Free Collaborative Whiteboard Apps For the iPad

5 Free Collaborative Whiteboard Apps For the iPad | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
It seems as though the minute the iPad was announced, innumerable light bulbs went off as developers and entrepreneurs everywhere came to the same realization: "We could ...
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SPIDER Project: Does Knowledge Need to be Free?

SPIDER Project: Does Knowledge Need to be Free? | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
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HE leaders: What exactly does a director of student experience do? | Higher Education Network | Guardian Professional

HE leaders: What exactly does a director of student experience do? | Higher Education Network | Guardian Professional | Future of Learning | Scoop.it
James Armit explains the biggest challenges of his new role at University of Bedfordshire and what he hopes to achieve (HE leaders: What exactly does a director of student experience do?
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