Wednesday, January 28, 2015

tweets

I had a lot of fun doing this talk. I hope you enjoy it & Share it.... http://t.co/zo5712jGrM

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/drcarlhart/status/558833610493419521


Read this http://t.co/sykvtlf90c or just this if you're busy http://t.co/rWw22j4xeW

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/rustyrockets/status/558854702629421057


(@IBMResearch)

1/22/15 8:07 AM
IBM scientists boot Linux for the first time on prototype 64-bit microserver for the #DOME projectyoutu.be/D6da5DqcyQk @ronaldgadget



(@aclarke401)

1/22/15 8:06 AM
@ProvIdenceSup education is the most important antipoverty intervention @liveunitedri #ChildPovertyRI

well.. certainly not Ed as we see it today...
otherwise wouldn't be at 51% pov 
or perhaps... how we re doing Ed now... biggest contributor...


#Egypt Leftist activist Shaimaa ElSabag shot dead today as black-masked officers fired on march 2 lay roses on Tahrir http://t.co/pNgKzXpXww

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/NewsRevo/status/559051742995050496


@NancyW crabs in a bucket pull each other down b/c they don't belong in a bucket. Change /remove the bucket and the culture changes #educon

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/mritzius/status/559098363103428608


City leaders explore municipal broadband http://t.co/xln1ZufClz

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/reporterherald/status/559250634549899264






Podemos leader: "That a society provide the basic material conditions that make happiness and dignity possible." https://t.co/LajXLm118J

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/nikhilgoya_l/status/559425935322382336






In school, we were running buddies. Now he's dead,  a casualty of inequality. My columnhttp://t.co/MZAgEiBfA7 http://t.co/ro8UqVSJPn

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/NickKristof/status/559540507433394176



"Now everyone has a voice," Sandberg said. "Now everyone can post, everyone can share and that gives a voice to people who have historically not had it."

everyone...?
The Internet prophecies of Sandberg and Schmidt fall flat when weighed against the realities of a world whereapproximately 60 percent of the population is not online.

And even though the number of people to use the Internet has more than doubled worldwide since 2006, the values held by democracies have been in steady retreat.

Too often, a social justice approach has been absent from these high-level discussions about the Internet, says Parminder Jeet Singh, Executive Director of IT for Change. "Techies wield considerable social and political power and they, regrettably, are just not the social justice kinds in the traditional movements way.

At the same time Internet-enabled democracy and justice movements are spreading across the planet, the Davos sethas been reluctant to embrace the more disruptive demands of these protesters, according to Singh.

"In that vacuum has stepped a queer mix of messianic, global Internet businesses, techie groups seeking to retain social and political power," he said in an email interview. Also included "are some specialized professional NGO groups, many of them heavily funded by both economic and political forces that are dominant and therefore prefer the status quo."

The Internet is simply an effective tool for connecting people. Whether the network becomes a force for good or evil is up to its users.



(@jaycbee)

1/26/15 7:14 AM
“What Happens To Privacy When The Internet Is In Everything?” techcrunch.com/2015/01/25/wha…


Today's Trews asks "Greek Revolution Against Corruption - Will We Follow?" TREW NEWShttps://t.co/QdJ7w4PzNJ

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/rustyrockets/status/559770739759661057




An open source house that floats on floodwater: http://t.co/3R9BrlbAao

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/OpenMatt/status/559829596447977473


Yemen simplified: Houthis: Death to America. AQAP: Kill Americans & Houthis. US: Drone strike AQAP guys encouraging uprising against Houthis

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/jeremyscahill/status/559866729258840065




Are you watching?@NickKristof just located the missing girl on Backpage #endtrafficking
https://t.co/gsexhmjVJL

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/APathAppears/status/559920358807973889


Helping runaways find a path and not fall through the cracks. #APathAppears @APathAppearshttp://t.co/wvXlVJqcSW

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/lizadonnelly/status/559919041587212288


I should be able to "feel" your voice on Twitter. Your words should have a cadence and rhythm that helps me understand your spirit.

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/deray/status/559941568430239744



predictive search... googles endgame...?.
modeling humanity... n..?
vast amount going on in the background..
making privacy and credentialing and consumerism... irrelevant.
ie: I don't need products if a&a are actualized...


Today sees the relaunch of the Dark Mountain Manifesto, with a new intro by Dougald Hine @dougalddark-mountain.net/blog/uncivilis…


(@LeeJasper)

1/25/15 4:16 AM
Liking this Universal Citizens Income policy from the Greens

@natalieben #bbcps @TheGreenParty



(@ZaraKitson)

1/23/15 4:29 AM
Let's do something that's humane, not radical. Citizens Income is only radical because our system is so inhumane at the moment #GCUWise



(@anthonypainter)

1/26/15 6:26 AM
Is a Citizen's income unrealistic? Is #Syriza beyond the pale? Maybe not and we should give it some serious attention rsablogs.org.uk/2015/enterpris…



Seecantrill (@Seecantrill)

1/26/15 7:20 AM
This is a nice resource re: It’s Complicated hastac.org/pages/its-comp… @zephoria @NWPDigital_Is #nwp#clequity #connectedlearning


"The Uruguayan author Eduardo Galeano once told me that the apparent reluctance to learn from the past scared him. “My great fear is that we are all suffering from amnesia,” he said. “I wrote to recover the memory of the human rainbow, which is in danger of being mutilated.”
Who, I asked, is responsible for this forgetfulness? “It’s not a person,” he explained. “It’s a system of power that is always deciding in the name of humanity who deserves to be remembered and who deserves to be forgotten … We are much more than we are told. We are much more beautiful.” We are much more alike than we are told, as well.
http://gu.com/p/457a4/sbl


"Social activism is plagued by a lot of problems. A lack of big lists is not one of them." @davekarpf on Bill Gates. http://t.co/6eLIjT29pt

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/zeynep/status/560130936516665346


Catching up on @democracynow. Watch @suigenerisjen on asylum seekers held at Australia's "Guantánamo of the Pacific." http://t.co/gPfscgIUwI

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/astradisastra/status/560141537569689600






We all want to know that the story ends well, before we start it.
The truth is always this: you learn what you need to learn to be good at something by doing it.


AntidotalK (@AntidotalK)

1/26/15 11:41 AM
How the #CIA made #Google medium.com/@NafeezAhmed/h… @tragedyandhope @unityofthepolispic.twitter.com/YCTV2TpSPx


Absolutely breath-stopping, unexpected Super Bowl PSA about domestic violence – please watch and sharehttp://t.co/DzeDTXKboI #nomore

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/brainpicker/status/560505614502465536


I told my last Stanford class to redesign the course, then left the room for 40 minutes. They rose to the challenge! http://t.co/WGikBMGRSk

Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/hrheingold/status/560511409117593601