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Tomorrow’s world: A guide to the next 150 years

Tomorrow’s world: A guide to the next 150 years | Social media and education | Scoop.it

As we begin a new year, BBC Future has compiled 40 intriguing predictions made by scientists, politicians, journalists, bloggers and other assorted pundits in recent years about the shape of the world from 2013 to 2150.

 


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How Social Media Usage Will Change In 2013 | Business 2 Community

How Social Media Usage Will Change In 2013 | Business 2 Community | Social media and education | Scoop.it
Social media has truly become a daily part of most people's lives, with usage patterns changing dramatically over the past few years.

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What is big data? - O'Reilly Radar

What is big data? - O'Reilly Radar | Social media and education | Scoop.it
It's the hot trend in software right now, but what does big data mean, and how can you exploit it? Strata chair Edd Dumbill presents an introduction and orientation to the big data landscape.
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FuturistSpeaker.com – The personal blog of Futurist Thomas Frey » Blog Archive » Eight Critical Skills for the Future

FuturistSpeaker.com – The personal blog of Futurist Thomas Frey » Blog Archive » Eight Critical Skills for the Future | Social media and education | Scoop.it

Eight Critical Skills for the Future


Equally as important as the social systems, we currently have very few rules for how to live our lives in a fully immersive world where explosive amounts of information are flowing to us and around us on a second by second basis.


Since each of us interacts with this information differently, it is up to us to master the “new rules of engagement.”


With that in mind, here are eight skills I see as being critically important in our future:


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Social Media Practices to Expect in 2013

Social Media Practices to Expect in 2013 | Social media and education | Scoop.it

Social media has rapidly become an important part of many peoples’ lives, not just as a way to keep up with friends and family, but also for professional networks, exploring fields of research, shopping, sharing content and fostering online communities.


It has also become a crucial aspect of a businesses’ online presence- now a firm can connect with consumers and tailor their online relationships with customers, other brands, and with employees.
Predicting quite what is going to happen in this ever changing digital landscape isn’t easy, but it’s certainly worth noting some of the rising trends and having a look ahead to 2013.


Learn more about these trends, including social marketing, content development, branding, video + media applications, social tv, and the growing influence of mobile devices in social media...


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Eliza Steely's comment, December 13, 2012 12:57 PM
I love that point Martin! I think people call it social because of the personal element to it as opposed to advertising and things like that, especially because it's so interactive in nature. Do you have a suggestion as to what to change the name to?
ThePinkSalmon's comment, December 13, 2012 11:44 PM
Very good indeed!
donhornsby's curator insight, December 14, 2012 6:23 AM

(From the article): "The coming year will see a massive increase in companies using social media services to market their goods and services, recognising the potential for sharing content and information and enhancing engagement with target audiences."

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Teachers are the key, top educators agree - The Nation

Teachers are the key, top educators agree - The Nation | Social media and education | Scoop.it
Teachers are the key, top educators agree The Nation Teachers are the key to education reforms and improvements.
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What if You Had a Reality-Augmenting Lens Right In Your Eye? | Popular Science

What if You Had a Reality-Augmenting Lens Right In Your Eye? | Popular Science | Social media and education | Scoop.it

Parviz is working on a contact lens that can give visual feedback to the wearer using an embedded CPU.

 


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