Monday, November 17, 2014

tweets

Sassen "In that [distinctly urban] mixture of complexity and incompleteness lies the capacity of cities to reinvent themselves." #uadelhi

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/agpublic/status/533503446939209728


@SaskiaSassen : Complexity & incompleteness make a city, make the urban; simple density alone does not render the urban #UADelhi

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/RyanCentner/status/533504681108983809


http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2014/nov/13/g20-australians-bury-heads-in-sand-to-mock-government-climate-stance?CMP=soc_567

It is nothing short of stirring to hear the voices of folks in the audience challenging Amitabh Kant's fabric of assertions. #uadelhi

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/agpublic/status/533513504464969728

.@amitabhk87 rejects idea of resistance to urbanisation projects. Audience points out that hundreds of protestors are in jail. #UADelhi

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/BombayDelhiGirl/status/533513407589138432

Love day 2 at #UADelhi! This format of 5 min presentations and questions allows for participation and seeing the disagreements!

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/jyotchadha/status/533514621148069890

Are we surprised how quickly debate about the poor and mega-urban dev turns to political promises of transparency and nationalism? #UADelhi

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/adamkaasa/status/533515063546880000


Hundreds of projects, thousands of people & no ownership. @HenkOvink, Senior Advisor, Hurricane Sandy Rebuilding Task Force #UADelhi

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/DBUAAwardDelhi/status/533515846769860608

Rebuild by Design' was a community driven process in the aftermath of hurricane Sandy" -@henkovink #UADelhi

"Rebuild by design was owned by everybody & yet nobody." Fascinating concept of encouraging urban innovation. @henkovink #UADelhi

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/BombayDelhiGirl/status/533516171027283968



http://www.nytimes.com/2014/11/07/world/asia/rohingya-myanmar-rakhine-state-thailand-malaysia.html?smid=tw-nytimes&_r=0#

posted on fb by nikhil
Joining Israel on the list, the world's newest apartheid state: Myanmar. Buddhist monks are ethnically cleansing the Rohingya Muslim minority, “the world’s most persecuted minority," according to the UN.
Over a hundred thousand are living in internment camps and thousands have fled the country.




Wanna pick this up, BTW. #uadelhi http://t.co/dUk50JN5WN

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/agpublic/status/533561781621252096


http://www.theguardian.com/society/2014/nov/08/happiness-childhood-emotional-health-richard-layard?CMP=share_btn_tw

posted on fb by carol
The idea that “education and income are among the least important determinants of adult success, as measured by life satisfaction … risks provoking outrage among some.”




"@LSECities: Urban Age City Survey: The rise of participatory budgeting in cities. http://t.co/T1ZrAluPhI#UADelhi http://t.co/IyGAIXUMuV"

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/smariem13/status/533654986471645184




Why I Am Teaching a Course Called “Wasting Time on the Internet” http://t.co/3UZtGbBXcj #satchat #edchat

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/willrich45/status/533696437759250432


Did you guys figure out why India does not have adequate toilets? @JoseCastillo911 @PhillipRode @agpublic @UrbanTheoryLab #UADelhi

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/AnanyaRoy_Cal/status/533702101759582208


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8iCZgZEYm0w&feature=youtu.be

posted on fb by michel - knowledge as a common


Flowchart to help you decide whether to use a QR Code http://t.co/8P4tGDhynF

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/Brilliant_Ads/status/533648963988377602


Design education is "tragic" says Jonathan Ive http://t.co/Y1BlEjUKNc @SantiagoGowland @Mildenhall @umairh @petervan @TomLaForge

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/stevejennings1/status/533720378099908608


ed friends! 1/2 this talk is for you http://t.co/V2m9dwqGct @nikhilgoya_l @ilainie @monk51295 @gever @adorasv @SirKenRobinson @betsy_

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/jerrymichalski/status/534025038848999425






Left to Tell: Immaculee Ilibagiza 




What if startups had a soul? My lovely alter-ego Amish Futurist hits the TEDx stage in San Miguel asking...http://t.co/w0Agg7PTI4

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/alexaclay/status/534288233627418624


New Social Network Is a Lot Like LinkedIn, Only Actually Useful | WIRED



http://www.theguardian.com/higher-education-network/blog/2014/nov/03/why-bullying-thrives-higher-education?CMP=new_1194&utm_content=buffer9fc6f&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

posted on fb by carol
"Cultures where bullying flourishes have been characterised as competitive, adversarial and politicised. While academia can be on occasion adversarial, it is more commonly competitive and political."




wozniak interview
9 min - idea from inside gives you more.. more than money/success/attention rewards


I took a break from my job once to find out if I qualified for welfare/food stamps. trembling, I was on the verge of tears. #myhungergames

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/andrewslack/status/534434174497996801


https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/unschooling-the-kids


Reject #KeystoneXL, We Need Radical Change to Prevent Catastrophic Warming http://t.co/60QhuMOXVs@NaomiAKlein http://t.co/MF1rAgVy8T

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/democracynow/status/534442706052083712


It's the rare cities conference where the Hayek mentions will overwhelmingly outnumber the Jacobs ones.http://t.co/4K1nPoO7nu

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/Greg_Lindsay/status/534469428646526977


Researcher to Enable Connected Learning, Data & Society Research Institute | HASTAChttp://t.co/ma5cDfNHTi

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/CathyNDavidson/status/534482584898502656


#Report: Child homelessness is on the rise in the US: http://t.co/efyYMsuFWG

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/CBSDenver/status/534489597237944321


Happy to welcome Jessy Irwin @jessysaurusrex to the EML Team! http://t.co/oxbpslzBHZ #onward

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/willrich45/status/534493707639463936


Tanzania evicting 40,000 people from homeland to make room for Dubai royal family - to use as private hunting reserve http://t.co/Sa9S6FHgeM

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/ggreenwald/status/534495922328461312


it's a constant mindfulness of not looking for the camp counselor to lead the song around the fire.. - - Charlotte Pierce #ccourses

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/monk51295/status/534516817742417920


http://mashable.com/2014/11/17/jaden-willow-smith-interview/?utm_cid=mash-com-fb-main-link


love of taking charge of your learning is very innate.. - @hrheingold #ccourses

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/monk51295/status/534519955614490624