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Welcome to discusslearnist!

“Everyone is an expert in something.” This statement from the Learnist home page is the guiding principle behind Learnist, a website for social learning, open to contributions from all members. 96 more words

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What is Learnist? And What is DiscussLearnist?

This is my first post to the blogsite, discusslearnist.wordpress.com. The web URL pretty much says it all – this is a blogpost discussion about the Learnist website. 415 more words

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Where Learnist Stands on Gartner’s Hype Cycle

Since first conceived in 1994, Gartner’s Hype Cycle For Emerging Technologies has become one of the standard measuring tools for online media creations.

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Learnist Audience Analysis

How many people read Learnist? As Digital Marketing Ramblings stated in 2013, Learnist had over a million signups. That number has grown to 10 million, as cited in… 327 more words

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Competitors to Learnist: Wikipedia

As stated in our first blog, Learnist bears some resemblance in aim and material to Wikipedia, the now-dominant online, user-sourced encyclopedia.

Does Wikipedia present competition to Learnist? 592 more words

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Competitors to Learnist: Panopto 

Positioned in an even narrower band than Learnist, Panopto is a social learning application centered around video as the medium and targeted toward corporate/enterprise audiences as well as the education field. 351 more words

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Bring Science to Life with Your iPad

Editor’s Note: this post originally appeared on Jyhmon Moodie’s blog

Science teachers have many great options for teaching different science concepts using the iPad. There are apps which allow teachers and students to create presentations, complete labs, work on projects, and lots more! 1,326 more words