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Research Questions

I have been beginning to make little podcasts based on aspects on my research. This is the first trial: My main research question explained in 10 minutes…

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Evernote and Categorization

Taxonomies and folksonomies are the two main ways things are classified. Taxonomy involves categorization using a hierarchy. For example, if you were hungry and did not know what to snack on, you could search “food” as the topic, “dairy” could then be found as a desired sub-class. 377 more words


#folkmusic: Hashtag Folksonomies & Approaches to Folk Music

A very late update (it’s been a busy year!). I was fortunate enough to present at the University of Aberdeen’s Folklore, Ethnology, and Ethnomusicology Conference (FEECA 2016) 247 more words

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Parents Might Have To Pay $850,000 To Son’s Accused Killers

Oh Hell No! Georgia Parents Might Have To Pay $850,000 To Son’s Accused Killers 

Kendrick Johnson's family files new wrongful death lawsuit https://t.co/Gl6qf4vRqS

— WCTV Eyewitness News (@WCTV) …

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Kendrick Johnson’s Family Ordered To Pay Fees In Gym Mat Death Lawsuit

Kendrick Johnson‘s family has been ordered to pay legal fees in a lawsuit that claimed several parties were responsible for Johnson’s mysterious gym mat death, according to… 252 more words




What is a folksonomy? Folksonomies are internet based information retrieval methodology consisting of collaborative generated, open ended labels that categorize content such as Web pages, online photographs, and web links (Wikipedia). 387 more words

Folksonomies, Not a Music Genre

What a fancy word folksonomies is! To many, they may not be aware that they are using or contributing to a folksonomy every day.

So what is it? 284 more words