Wednesday, July 17, 2013

tweets & such

Brad Ovenell-Carter (@Braddo)
7/15/13 6:10 PM
My sketchnotesa for day 1 at #ADE2013 are up on Basecamp and here

Global Voices (@globalvoices)
7/17/13 7:04 AM
Today's digest - Artists Capture a Bloody Ramadan in

Maybe a start to open convo? RT @jgfong: To the anti-TFA folks at #FMFP2013, my open letter to you as a TFA staffer:

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Saul Kaplan (@skap5)
7/15/13 6:43 AM
The graffiti we get all bent out of shape about looks better than the billboard ads strewn around town.

"Most wouldn't comment on the record about Gates..because nearly..all have received grants from the foundation"

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theresagray (@theresagray)
7/13/13 7:02 AM
"Instead of Reading Education Books . . ." The learning behind Pixar movies!…

Teny Oded Gross (@tenygross)
7/13/13 7:00 AM
The Sadness Lingers, via

behind the breastbone, where the conscience can speak freely without fear of legal implications or social condemnation, surely there can be an admission that, if he’d done some things differently — like staying in his vehicle and not following the young man — Martin would still be alive t

Whatever the verdict in this case is, it must be respected. The lawyers presented the cases they had, presumably to the best of their abilities, and the jurors will presumably do their best to be fair.
or perhaps.. we completely change the

As Mahatma Gandhi once said: “There is a higher court than courts of justice and that is the court of conscience. It supersedes all other courts.”
In that court, it is hard to avoid righteous conviction. Maybe that’s part of God’s plan.
perhaps that is closer than we think.

Tony Wagner (@DrTonyWagner)
7/13/13 6:58 AM
Great commentary from @IgnatianEd on the need for meaning makers as well as makers

TonySearl (@TonySearl)
7/12/13 3:45 PM
Interview: Ben Lee -- 'It's Not About Psychedelics, It's About Being Fre...: via@YouTube

“There is a war that makes us adore our conquerors and despise ourselves.” 
― Arundhati Roy, The God of Small Things

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Never believe the cynics. Love even the haters. Refuse to stop at good enough. Repeat every day. Your life will begin to change.

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We need more apps that make accessing important data look and feel this good.

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Christopher S. Rice (@ricetopher)
7/12/13 6:43 AM
@BryanAlexander Proctoring/Certification seems to be the money making point in the stream. See also Pearson's moves into that area.