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9 Fun Facebook Page Examples to Spark Your Creativity

9 Fun Facebook Page Examples to Spark Your Creativity | Information Agent | Scoop.it

Facebook apps, learn how to add some fun apps to your Facebook Page that are designed to entertain, benefit or reward your fans.

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Some good examples of how Facebook pages utilise peoples interests to bring them back to the page

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10 Tricks To Make Yourself A Wikipedia Master - Gizmodo Australia

10 Tricks To Make Yourself A Wikipedia Master - Gizmodo Australia | Information Agent | Scoop.it
It’s the most famous and most open encyclopedia in the world, so obviously there’s more to Wikipedia than just checking episode summaries ...
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Watch: Evan Roth Hacks Wikipedia GIFs, Turning Webpages Into Art Shows - Wired

Watch: Evan Roth Hacks Wikipedia GIFs, Turning Webpages Into Art Shows - Wired | Information Agent | Scoop.it
Roth, whose touchscreen artwork we recently featured, is back with another project inspired by our digital lives.
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13 Things For History Lovers To Do Online When They're Bored

13 Things For History Lovers To Do Online When They're Bored | Information Agent | Scoop.it
Help out historians by volunteering to transcribe old documents online. Here are some fun projects to work on.
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Crowdsourcing as a Tool for Millennial Civic Engagement in America's Cities

Crowdsourcing as a Tool for Millennial Civic Engagement in America's Cities | Information Agent | Scoop.it
The opportunity for the cities of the 21st century to thrive lies in moving from antiquated ways of communication and engagement to using emerging technologies as a resource to escalate feedback....
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Visual crowdsourcing: how to use the crowd to generate visual content…

Slides of my keynote on how to generate visual content for social media using the visual power of the crowd.
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Crowdsourcing Subtitles for Endangered Languages

Crowdsourcing Subtitles for Endangered Languages | Information Agent | Scoop.it
Viki, the crowdsourced subtitling website, teams with the Living Tongues Institute to give endangered languages new life and attractiveness for new generations.
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Douglas Coupland: 'I miss my pre-internet brain' - Telegraph.co.uk

Douglas Coupland: 'I miss my pre-internet brain' - Telegraph.co.uk | Information Agent | Scoop.it
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Douglas Coupland: 'I miss my pre-internet brain'
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It feeds on information, has a perpetual urge to upgrade and is always dissatisfied with the present. It exists purely to go forward.
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How To Brainpick The Internet - Huffington Post

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How To Brainpick The Internet
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Maria Popova tweets 60 times a day but fears the Internet's information overload. She told The European's Max Tholl how to strike the balance and not conflate the amusing with the interesting.
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'Cool Freaks' Wikipedia Club' Is the Only Facebook Group You Need - Betabeat

'Cool Freaks' Wikipedia Club' Is the Only Facebook Group You Need - Betabeat | Information Agent | Scoop.it
'Cool Freaks' Wikipedia Club' Is the Only Facebook Group You Need Betabeat Years ago, I had a friend who would “play Wikipedia.” He would read interesting Wikipedia pages and click on the internal links as a way of traveling from one amusing...
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An Ethnographic Study of the Wikipedia Hive Mind - Motherboard

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An Ethnographic Study of the Wikipedia Hive Mind
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Who edits Wikipedia?
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WikiWand makes Wikipedia beautiful - The Next Web

WikiWand makes Wikipedia beautiful - The Next Web | Information Agent | Scoop.it
WikiWand makes Wikipedia beautiful
The Next Web
Wikipedia is one of the Web's most visited properties. From quantum mechanics to Laurel and Hardy, the online encyclopedia delivers good primers on just about any topic you can think of.
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10 Tricks to Make Yourself a Wikipedia Master - Gizmodo UK

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10 Tricks to Make Yourself a Wikipedia Master
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It's the most famous and most open encyclopaedia in the world, so obviously there's more to Wikipedia than just checking episode summaries for Breaking Bad.
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NASA launches crowdsourcing project to identify photos of cities taken from space - Yahoo News

NASA launches crowdsourcing project to identify photos of cities taken from space - Yahoo News | Information Agent | Scoop.it
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NASA launches crowdsourcing project to identify photos of cities taken from space
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NASA has launched a crowdsourcing project in an appeal to the public to help identify some of its 1.8 million archive photos.
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The (Fun, Violent) History Lesson Inside "Assassin's Creed Unity"

The (Fun, Violent) History Lesson Inside "Assassin's Creed Unity" | Information Agent | Scoop.it

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The Digital Rocking Chair's curator insight, October 23, 2014 1:45 PM


Jeff Beer:  "You're running through the streets of Paris. The year is 1789 and you've just killed a guy with your bare hands. The question is, do you care if the graffiti you just sprinted past is historically accurate? Ubisoft does."

David Collet's curator insight, October 23, 2014 8:18 PM

Fun. Serious. Innovative. Has integrity. 

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The problem with too much information – Dougald Hine – Aeon

The problem with too much information – Dougald Hine – Aeon | Information Agent | Scoop.it
The internet promised to feed our minds with information. What have we learned? That our minds need more than that
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Maybe the Internet Isn’t Killing Newspapers After All

Maybe the Internet Isn’t Killing Newspapers After All | Information Agent | Scoop.it
Newspaper readership has been falling for decades—long before today's online journalists were born, and even before some of their parents were born.
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“One thing I learned about travelling” – ROUND-UP | Nomad Letters

“One thing I learned about travelling” – ROUND-UP | Nomad Letters | Information Agent | Scoop.it
One Thing I Learned About Traveling-A Crowdsourcing of Travelers' Thoughts http://t.co/jEH04tWVap @damiendante @nomadletters
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Need a chain saw? Crowdsourcing site helps you rent from a neighbor. | Hihid News

Call it the kitchen sink approach to crowdsourcing. Renting cars, dresses, even couch space, has become commonplace in recent years. Now local entrepreneurs (Need a chain saw?
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13 Principles Week of Action: Wikipedia Is Built On Transparency - EFF

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13 Principles Week of Action: Wikipedia Is Built On Transparency
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We believe that transparency is a vital solution to this climate of uncertainty.
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ListenFirst’s DAR and Why Social TV Analytics Should Include Wikipedia Engagement - Lost Remote

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ListenFirst’s DAR and Why Social TV Analytics Should Include Wikipedia Engagement
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7 Must-Read Books on the Future of Information and the Internet

7 Must-Read Books on the Future of Information and the Internet | Information Agent | Scoop.it
From retrofuturist media prophecies to the cognitive consequences of mobile-everything.
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1833 Meteor Storm Started Citizen Science

1833 Meteor Storm Started Citizen Science | Information Agent | Scoop.it
Crowdsourcing astronomy discoveries goes back a ways, to 1833, and a truly remarkable meteor shower. (Già nel 1833 si faceva crowdsourcing.
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Foo Fighters: 'Crowd-sourced gigs may be the future of music'

Foo Fighters: 'Crowd-sourced gigs may be the future of music' | Information Agent | Scoop.it
Dave Grohl discusses agreeing to play crowd-funded gig in Richmond, VA.
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These six lawsuits shaped the internet - The Verge

These six lawsuits shaped the internet - The Verge | Information Agent | Scoop.it
These six lawsuits shaped the internet The Verge Many thanks to Jeffrey Hermes, former director of Harvard's Citizen Media Law Project; Santa Clara University law professor Eric Goldman; Yale Information Society Project fellow Wendy Seltzer;...
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A history of metaphors for the internet - The Verge

A history of metaphors for the internet - The Verge | Information Agent | Scoop.it
A history of metaphors for the internet
The Verge
When I wrote about this web surfing competition last week, it got me thinking about different metaphors for the internet.
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