·A board created for purposes of gathering ideas, questions, and inspiration for the NWP/P2PU Spring 2012 Course, "Writing and Inquiry in the Digital Age"…
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Nailing Down The Appeal Of Pinterest
From the article... "'At first it was about how many friends do I have — how many can I get, how many groups can I join,' says Susan Etlinger, an analyst from the Altimeter Group. She says that's changing. Now people want to connect with others who share similar styles and interests, she says." To what extent can curation tools help us find like-minded people? Or, to use Eli Pariser's term, in what ways does this contribute to our own self-selected "filter bubbles?"
'Plug In Better': A Manifesto
Alexandra Samuel (@awsamuel) invites us to "Plug in Better," rather than shut out all digital distractions. How might we use curation tools as a part of our digital lives to eliminate some of the distractions she describes such as "fear of missing out" or "information overload?"