Category Archives: Writing

A Story Of Human Connection, Whether Digital Or Not

Tradition In my spare time, I am reading the book below, ‘Sapiens’ by Yuval Noah Harari. The first part of this book is about ‘The Cognitive Revolution’, which is specifically based on the advancement of humankind during what we usually term … Continue reading

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Don’t Feed The Trolls!

…70% of 18 to 24 year olds who use the Internet had experienced harassment, and 26% of women that age said they’d been stalked online – ‘Internet Trolls’, time.com The Dark Side Only a cursory glance at a Twitter feed is … Continue reading

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Moving Beyond A Single Source of Expertise

Weapons of Mass Collaboration – Donald Tapscott The readings this week about making connections and forming networks were extremely inspiring and really made me consider the implications of how we use the Internet as a source of expertise, in particular … Continue reading

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