Evergreen Notes

An approach to note-taking that seems to have deep parallels with Federated Wiki

Sense-making in multiple dimensions

Taking a connectivist approach to learning straddles multiple dimensions of interaction

Knowledge - Seek Over Share?

To stimulate the flow of knowledge, first stimulate demand.

Two speeds of sense-making

Sense-making isn't a single practice, rather a collection of practices that meet different needs

Filtering Information by Social Distance - 2

Continuing the experiment in using the social network as a filter

Filtering Information by Social Distance

Building on earlier experiments in organising information sources based on degree of social connection.

Top 10 tools For learning 2019

Every year Jane Hart runs a survey of learning tools Here’s my entry for 2019: Drafts Incredibly versatile tool for creating and re-purposing text on iOS devices. Custom actions written in JavaScript allow me to push, pull and manipulate text pretty much as I need. A core part of my personal / professional learning. This post created in Drafts. Hugo Earlier this year I migrated my blog from WordPress to Hugo and I’m extremely happy with the result.

Tools updates

I realised that I wasn’t going to have the time to both write my own theme that I liked and update the site content, and the ugliness of the part-built theme was putting me off using the site – so I’ve grabbed the new Twenty Seventeen theme, and will run with that… Notwithstanding what I wrote about Breaking the Ubiquity of Stream Mode I pretty much gave up on Smallest Federated Wiki when I realised that Yahoo!

Gripping Twitter gently by the throat

In Breaking the Ubiquity of Stream Mode I wrote that, inspired by “Is Twitter Where Connections Go to Die? – The Unfollowing Experiment”, I would start taking overt control of my Twitter use. I shall use this post to both plan and report progress Updated 12 Feb 2016 First part is to decide on the lists I want. I can’t disagree with the initial triumvirate described by Luis – “Collaborators, Cooperators and People I Learn From”

Breaking the ubiquity of Stream Mode

A blog post by Luis Suarez has served nicely as a catalyst to start crystallizing some thoughts from the last couple of weeks. Discomfort I’ve become increasingly aware of tensions I feel when I think about how I manage my personal sense-making. In hindsight the seeds were sown when taking Harold Jarche’s PKM in 40 days course. During that study I realised that although I “talk the talk” around PKM, mostly what I do is the “Seek” part of Seek-Sense-Share, with sharing only at the level of filtering a set of public bookmarks.