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Social media, technology, digital engagement: how they are impacting on social care
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Crowd-funding without a community? Try sailing without a breeze

Crowd-funding without a community? Try sailing without a breeze | Social Media, Technology, Social Care | Scoop.it
Crowdfunding - Anyone Anywhere Can Raise Money. Start Your Crowd Funding Campaign For FREE! (Crowdfunding – Raise Money for Your Dreams!

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Challenging question - how many organisations are really part of the community they hope will fund and support their activities? I still see rather too much broadcasting rather than actively engaging with supporters through social media.

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Recorder for Skype & ICQ history saver. IM Chat & Voice Recorder - record Skype calls + telephone recording

Recorder for Skype & ICQ history saver. IM Chat & Voice Recorder - record Skype calls + telephone recording | Social Media, Technology, Social Care | Scoop.it

Record and save your Skype audio calls to your computer in high-quality MP3 audio format for free. Automatically archive your Skype chats to the cloud for free.


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Cherie McClelland Smith's curator insight, March 2, 2013 7:46 AM

Useful tool for recording interviews during research.

 

becool's curator insight, March 12, 2013 5:41 AM

Kan interessant zijn om mondelinge examens af te nemen en te vermijden dat er achteraf discussies ontstaan over wat er gezegd werd.

Die neem ik!

John Rudkin's curator insight, July 11, 2013 4:26 AM

Windows only.  What a shame.

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QuestBase | Create on-line and printed assessments, quizzes, exams, surveys

QuestBase | Create on-line and printed assessments, quizzes, exams, surveys | Social Media, Technology, Social Care | Scoop.it
QuestBase gives you the freedom to ask. Whether you need to create quizzes, tests, assessments, exams or get feedback from surveys and polls, QuestBase helps you save time. Millions of questions (and counting) published and printed with QuestBase!

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Catalina Elena Oyarzún Albarracín's comment, April 29, 2013 3:26 PM
Nick -Great!!!!!!!!!!
Catalina Elena Oyarzún Albarracín's comment, April 29, 2013 3:26 PM
Nick -Great!!!!!!!!!!
MURIEL LESELBAUM's curator insight, November 23, 2013 11:57 AM

bienvenue aux outils de travail collaboratifs : à tester d'abord bien sûr !

 

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wideo - Anyone can make cool videos.

wideo - Anyone can make cool videos. | Social Media, Technology, Social Care | Scoop.it
A new tool to make cool videos. You just choose a template, insert objects, animate and share! Go meet Mr. Wideo :)

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Portia Chandler's curator insight, March 29, 2013 8:24 AM

If you like online videos, take a look at this!

Catalina Elena Oyarzún Albarracín's comment, April 29, 2013 3:23 PM
Just great!!!!!!!!!!
Elena Keating's curator insight, August 12, 2013 8:38 PM

There seem to be several different sources to assist in making presentations interesting. The challenge for digital dinosaurs is being able to use and adapt them.

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Is Video Curation The Key to Building Visibility, Authority, And Value?

Is Video Curation The Key to Building Visibility, Authority, And Value? | Social Media, Technology, Social Care | Scoop.it

What exactly is “curation” and how does it relate to web video marketing? To find out, I spoke to several curation experts.

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Free Video Sharing Tools For Businesses

Free Video Sharing Tools For Businesses | Social Media, Technology, Social Care | Scoop.it

With the announcement yesterday about Facebook's Video chat feature, there is more interest surrounding ways that you can share the apps running on your screen as well as your mug across a video link.

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Top Trends of 2011: Mobile Payments

Top Trends of 2011: Mobile Payments | Social Media, Technology, Social Care | Scoop.it
This week we're reviewing 5 trends that have helped define 2011. So far we've covered online privacy, group messaging, HTML5 and second screen apps. In this final installment we're looking at mobile payments.
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Don't Forget The You in Social Learning

Learning can be like exercising. You actually have to do the work in order to receive the results. Yes, you can (and I do) learn a lot from others but nobody can learn for you.


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The Good News about Informal Learning | Custom Training and ...

The Good News about Informal Learning | Custom Training and ... | Social Media, Technology, Social Care | Scoop.it

The transition from formal to informal learning is a big a challenge for the learning practitioners. How to blend both to get best results?


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New project shows the future of crowdsourced journalism – Simply Zesty - Simply Zesty

New project shows the future of crowdsourced journalism – Simply Zesty - Simply Zesty | Social Media, Technology, Social Care | Scoop.it
The New York Daily News are running an interesting project on their Facebook Page, that allows fans to upload photos directly, which are then automati...

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Apps For Good turns teens into mobile app developers for a better future

Apps For Good turns teens into mobile app developers for a better future | Social Media, Technology, Social Care | Scoop.it
Apps For Good harnesses the excitement that mobile is creating amongst young people and provides young people with the tools and training to design and build meaningful products that can benefit themselves, their friends, their schools and their...

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The World of Social Media in 2011 - All The Statistics, Facts and Figures

Get to grips with the latest stats and figures around internet and social media usage in 2011 and discover the world of social media courtesy of digital mark...

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Personalisation – bridging the gap between theory & practice | Whose Shoes?

Personalisation – bridging the gap between theory & practice | Whose Shoes? | Social Media, Technology, Social Care | Scoop.it
Personalisation - bridging the gap between theory & practice | Whose Shoes?

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Free PDF to PowerPoint Conversion Online | PDFConverter.com

Free PDF to PowerPoint Conversion Online | PDFConverter.com | Social Media, Technology, Social Care | Scoop.it
Convert PDF presentations into PowerPoint slides free. Hassle free, online conversion service without the need to install anything on your computer.

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PMalliara's curator insight, January 14, 2013 10:51 AM
Free PDF to PowerPoint Conversion Online100% Free PDF to Powerpoint Converter

Use our online PDF to Powerpoint Converter to create editable Powerpoint slides easily and quickly. Conversion is done online, relieving you of the need to install yet another piece of software on your hard disk. All you need to do is upload your PDF file, provide the email address where we can send you your converted document, and sit back and relax. Maximum file size of an uploaded file is 2MB. You can also check out other types of file conversions we offer while you are waiting for your Powerpoint file to reach your inbox.

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Violeta Vasilijevic' Katanić's curator insight, February 17, 2013 11:46 AM

Ponekad je dobro prebaciti pdf fajl u ppt prezentaciju - i to on line! Odličan alat za profesore, nastavnike, učitelje!

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Organize and Present Ideas using Mind Maps

Organize and Present Ideas using Mind Maps | Social Media, Technology, Social Care | Scoop.it

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becool's curator insight, March 12, 2013 5:38 AM

Een nieuwe Mindmap tool, wie wil die eens uittesten?

slesch's comment, March 12, 2013 8:46 AM
Neat tool to create a presentation from a mindmap, but cost associated
Alfredo Corell's curator insight, March 16, 2013 4:26 PM

another online mind mapping tool

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Educational App Store

Educational App Store | Social Media, Technology, Social Care | Scoop.it
Mobile Learning, Anytime, Anywhere

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Nik Peachey's curator insight, March 22, 2013 5:53 AM

This is a great website to find educational apps for any mobile platform. It's easy to search by platform, keywords or topic and then you can just scan QR codes to download the apps.

 

Kathy Benson's curator insight, March 23, 2013 7:44 PM

I like that you can search by student age and subject.

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10 Steps for Writing an Effective Blog Post

10 Steps for Writing an Effective Blog Post | Social Media, Technology, Social Care | Scoop.it

This may seem like an elementary post… but you’d be surprised at how many folks ask me for advice on how to write an effective blog post.

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Google Launches Free Mobile Website Builder

Google Launches Free Mobile Website Builder | Social Media, Technology, Social Care | Scoop.it

Google has just launched a free mobile website building tool as an extension to its existing Google Sites service.

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On Social Media Becoming Social Business - David Armano - Harvard Business Review

On Social Media Becoming Social Business - David Armano - Harvard Business Review | Social Media, Technology, Social Care | Scoop.it

Business bloggers at Harvard Business Review discuss a variety of business topics including managing people, innovation, leadership, and more.

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Social Learning Analytics ~ Stephen's Web

Social Learning Analytics ~ Stephen's Web | Social Media, Technology, Social Care | Scoop.it

The challenge of social learning analytics, write the authors, is three-fold: first, that of "implementing analytics that have pedagogical and ethical integrity"; second, the turbulent educational landscape "effecting a ...


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Current investment in training equates to 'spending paradox' - Training Press Releases (press release)

Current investment in training equates to 'spending paradox'Training Press Releases (press release)At the event Donald Clark asked participants how much budget their organisations spend on informal learning.


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In order to join, you need a social identity, and you need a space

I’m still thinking about the concept of joining since I wrote my post last week Joining is Important to Social Learning.   Other people have been thinking about it too.  Lisa Johnsonshares her experience about being online for 5 months and Michele...


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Am I looking for popularity or influence? | Blog Watch Citizen Media

Am I looking for popularity or influence? | Blog Watch Citizen Media | Social Media, Technology, Social Care | Scoop.it
There is a an ongoing contest right now that recognizes Philippine social media users.

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Will Google+ Replace Facebook?

Will Google+ Replace Facebook? | Social Media, Technology, Social Care | Scoop.it

The answer is “no” but not because Google+ isn’t going to be hugely successful.


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Leidy's comment, September 4, 2011 12:53 PM
Now that's slutbe! Great to hear from you.
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Personalisation: Useful resources and further reading | National Council for Voluntary Organisations

Personalisation: Useful resources and further reading | National Council for Voluntary Organisations | Social Media, Technology, Social Care | Scoop.it

A page of links to the best resources on the transformation of adult social care...


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