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Mediating the power dynamics of online spaces

Published on: Author: KerryJ Leave a comment

As we mature in our use of social networking and online spaces – could it be that we’re losing touch with why we use them?In his book “Disrupting Class”, Clayton Christensen says that disruptive innovation – such as social media tools – work best when the innovation is competing against non-consumption (that is, it’s better… Continue reading

A SLap in the face

Published on: Author: KerryJ

Dear Linden Labs, It is often a struggle to convince administrators, policy makers and educators that virtual worlds in general and Second Life in particular are valuable resources for education. Educators I know have worked in their own time, fought the battles with IT to unblock ports and find a reasonable space and afterward, even… Continue reading

Web 2.0 – ur doin it wrong

Published on: Author: KerryJ

Let’s talk, use this amazing vehicle called the internet and Twitter. BUT PRIVATELY. Telstra, a communications company proving it just doesn’t get Web 2.0. Or customer service. Or transparency. Brought to my attention by the fake Stephen Conroy twitter.com/stephenconroy