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Attention Economy: What can you teach in 10 seconds using Snapchat?

Most of us are perfectly aware that Web 2.0 has brought about a great deal of information overload into our daily lives. The ability to create, share and curate content collaborative with have resulted in more information than we can ever consume. 848 more words

The Transitional Phase: Resale

In a previous incarnation of tge attention wave, my, focus was mainly on the most basic forms of attention seeking in the online world: YouTube, social media, etc. 3,013 more words

Attention Economics

Lead, learn, thrive!

Life in 2017 moves faster than we can keep up. Overstimulated, hyperconnected and always on the go, we seldom pause to self-center. Competing priorities vie for our scattered attention, and in the face of increasing workloads and pressures we navigate life on autopilot. 206 more words

How To Live

The centralisation of the web and the constraints on academic speech

A great essay by Ethan Zuckerman, which raises the crucial question of infrastructural dependency within the digital university. We can overcome this partly through cultural change (e.g. 624 more words

Thinking

Why we need to embrace technology inside and outside of the classroom, no matter how we feel about it

Teachers have always been caught in a struggle to maintain the interest of their students. The issue of classroom management is a common thread throughout the history of the profession; how does a teacher successfully engage with their audience? 2,315 more words

Publishing Blog

Publishing and Power

Several past blog posts here have discussed the mass of information present in the current age. This post will look at the benefits and detriments of such interconnectedness upon social discourse and innovation. 378 more words

Publishing Blog