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Attention, Multitasking, Mindfulness, Metacognition
Linda Stone, “ Just Breathe: Building the Case for Email Apnea,” Huffington Post, February 8, 2008. Blog post.
Amanda Cook, "How to meditate at any time without meditating", Blog post.
Jennifer A. Livingstone, “Metacognition, an overview”, Text.
“I dare you to watch this video” (video, 3:05 min)
Howard Rheingold, "Introduction to Crap Detection", Slides.
Howard Rheingold, “Mindful Infotention.” Blog post.
John Robb, “ Is Scanning and Situational Awareness a Cure for Multitasking Drift?”, Blog post.
Ann Blair, “Reading Strategies for Coping With Information Overload ca.1550-1700,” Journal of the History of Ideas,Volume 64, Number 1, January 2003, (PDF). Volume 64, Number 1, January 2003.
Howard Rheingold, "A Guide to Crap Detection Resources", DOC.
Resources on identity, politics, medical, images, journalism and web pages.
Robin Good, Content Curation Guide.
Neil Postman, “Bullshit and the Art of Crap Detection”
Scott Rosenberg, “In the Context of Web Context: How to Check Out Any Web Page,” Wordyard Blog, September 14, 2010
Microsoft. "From Search to Research: Developing Critical Thinking through Web Research Skills", PDF.
Tasha Bergson-Michelson, "Building Good Search Skills: What Students Need to Know"
Craig Silverman, "B.S. Detection for Digital Content"
Power Law of Participation
Lee Rainie, "Networked Creators: How Users of Social Media Have Changed the Ecology of Information", PDF.
Tim O’Reilly, “The Architecture of Participation"
Mirko Tobias Schäfer, How User Participation Transforms Cultural Production. PDF.
Cathy N. Davidson, "Collaborative Learning for the Digital Age"
Collective Intelligence and Crowdsourcing
Jeffrey R. Young, "Crowd Science Reaches New Heights"
Anita Williams Woolley, et al., "Evidence for a Collective Intelligence Factor in the Performance of Human Groups", PDF.
Tiziana Terranova, "Free Labor: Producing Culture for the Digital Economy"
Howard Rheingold, "Curation: What it is? Why do it?", PDF.
Robert Scoble, "Seven Needs of Real-time Curators"
Robin Good. Real-time News Curation, Newsmastering, and Newsradars: The Complete Guide, Parts 1–7
Robin Good on Curation (video, 14:09 min)
Robert Scoble on Online Curation (video, 26:48 min)
Henry Lowood on Curation (video, 13:50 min)
Social Networks, Social Capital, Personal Learning Networks
Tim O'Reilly, "The Architecture of Participation"
Allison Seaman, "Personal Learning Networks: Knowledge Sharing as Democracy"
Kamakshi Rajagopal, Desirée Joosten–ten Brinke, Jan Van Bruggen, and Peter B. Sloep. "Understanding Personal Learning Networks"
Diversity, Cultural Understanding, and Global Awareness
Jenkins, et al., "Confronting the Challenges of Participatory Culture: Media Education for the 21st Century", PDF
Will Richardson, "World Without Walls: Learning Well with Others"
Tristan Louis. "I Killed The Internet By Using Social Media Sites And Apps That Create Silos"
Simon Cottle. "Media and the Arab uprisings of 2011", PDF.
Equity and Ethical Uses
Human Rights Watch. "Freedom of Expression on the Internet"
Julie E. Cohen, "What Privacy Is For", Harvard Law Review, Vol. 126, 2013.
Charley Locke, "How to Protect Student Data in Education"
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