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LinkedIn Global statistics (with charts) for July 2011.
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26 Tips for Using Images to Engage Fans and Followers

26 Tips for Using Images to Engage Fans and Followers | An Eye on New Media | Scoop.it
Images and photos: tools, tips and strategies to enhance the visual representation of your business and keep conversations flowing.
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[Crowd Leader: Peter LaMotte] Crowdsourcing Isn’t New, Only the Word Is | #1 Site for Crowdsourcing, Crowdfunding, & Open Innovation News | Daily Crowdsource

[Crowd Leader: Peter LaMotte] Crowdsourcing Isn’t New, Only the Word Is | #1 Site for Crowdsourcing, Crowdfunding, & Open Innovation News | Daily Crowdsource | An Eye on New Media | Scoop.it
The term crowdsourcing has dramatically risen in prominence over the last five years.
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The Innovative Educator: 21st Century Educators Don’t Say, “Hand It In.” They say, “Publish It!

The Innovative Educator: 21st Century Educators Don’t Say, “Hand It In.” They say, “Publish It! | An Eye on New Media | Scoop.it
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How Are People Really Using LinkedIn? [INFOGRAPHIC]

How Are People Really Using LinkedIn? [INFOGRAPHIC] | An Eye on New Media | Scoop.it
As the size of its network grows, LinkedIn is steadily getting more useful. But how are people really using the fast-growing service?
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OpenStudy Connects with Purdue’s Online Writing Lab | The Owlfred Chronicles

It is official. We have partnered with one of the world's largest online writing labs.
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Anytime Anywhere Learning: Four mistakes educators make when integrating technology into instruction

Anytime Anywhere Learning: Four mistakes educators make when integrating technology into instruction | An Eye on New Media | Scoop.it
I agree that these 4 roadblocks keep technology out of many classrooms. The is a digital divide due to money. Their is also a digital divide between students who have teachers who are willing to be vulnerable and the poor students who don't have this option.
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If we’re all publishing content, who’s reading it?

If we’re all publishing content, who’s reading it? | An Eye on New Media | Scoop.it
With more brands and individuals focused on creating engaging content to keep their social profiles up to date, who is actually reading this content?
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Google Swiffy

Swiffy converts SWF files to HTML5, allowing you to reuse Flash content on devices without a Flash player.
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Harness the Psychological Power of '3' to Improve Communication - Psychotactics - Big and Small Business Ideas

Harness the Psychological Power of '3' to Improve Communication - Psychotactics - Big and Small Business Ideas | An Eye on New Media | Scoop.it
Harness the Psychological Power of '3' to Improve Communication - Marketing   ONE key psychological factor can make the difference in your business. Actually, make that THREE!

I've gotten lot's of great info from this guy through the years on how to converge technology and psychology to get and keep people's attention visually. He has some great nuggets from his workshops under the "Free Articles" button
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Wired Campus TV

Jose A. Bowen, a dean at Southern Methodist University, has challenged his colleagues to teach sans machines. Professors who strip high-tech gear out of their smart classrooms stand the best chance of keeping students engaged, he says.
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Crowdsourcing NASA’s Next Destination | #1 Site for Crowdsourcing, Crowdfunding, & Open Innovation News | Daily Crowdsource

Crowdsourcing NASA’s Next Destination | #1 Site for Crowdsourcing, Crowdfunding, & Open Innovation News | Daily Crowdsource | An Eye on New Media | Scoop.it
Space seems to be the perfect breeding ground for crowdsourcing projects.
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Why you want to go to college: In 140 characters or less - USATODAY.com

Why you want to go to college: In 140 characters or less - USATODAY.com | An Eye on New Media | Scoop.it
The University of Iowa is asking prospective students to tweet in their applications, and offering a full scholarship for the best one.
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John Seely Brown: Tinkering as a Mode of Knowledge Production

www.johnseelybrown.com "I am what I create" says John Seely Brown addressing the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching - Stanford, CA, Oct. 23-...
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Microsoft Will Pay for U. of Nebraska's Switch to Its New Cloud-Based Service - Wired Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Microsoft Will Pay for U. of Nebraska's Switch to Its New Cloud-Based Service - Wired Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education | An Eye on New Media | Scoop.it
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Why “I Don’t Do Technology” Isn’t Acceptable | Connected Principals

Why “I Don’t Do Technology” Isn’t Acceptable | Connected Principals | An Eye on New Media | Scoop.it
A Great Argument, analogy and start of discusion.

Share Imagine an episode of CSI where the main character doesn’t “do” technology: “Tonight, on CSI: Miami, Horatio Caine investigates a brutal crime wave using only his wits and his sunglasses.
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TEDxBloomington -- Gever Tulley -- "The Path to Brightworks"

This week I learned that the phrase, "to muck around' came from the name 'muckers'. This is not a negative term. It was the name that Mr. Thomas Edison gave to his top engineers. He knew the value of exploratory learning. Last week, I heard Henry Jenkins challenge MIT to make a statue for the students who invented video games in the spare time between classes. Gever Tulley shares the mindset of these great men.
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Six Pixels of Separation - Marketing and Communications Blog - By Mitch Joel at Twist Image

Six Pixels of Separation - Marketing and Communications Blog - By Mitch Joel at Twist Image | An Eye on New Media | Scoop.it
Six Pixels of Separation - The Twist Image Blog is marketing and communications insights from the edge. Mitch Joel will unravel the complex world of digital marketing and social media with the perspective of a digital marketing agency.
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5 Ways That Content Marketing Has Changed The Art Of Selling Forever

5 Ways That Content Marketing Has Changed The Art Of Selling Forever | An Eye on New Media | Scoop.it
In today's content-driven environment, the salesperson's role has shifted dramatically. Here's how your biz can keep up.
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Infographic: Women on the Front Lines - Politics - GOOD

Infographic: Women on the Front Lines - Politics - GOOD | An Eye on New Media | Scoop.it
Women have been involved in every major conflict in recent U.S. history.
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