Well, you might only be able to go back to 2007. And Google Streetview often does not provide too many exit doors. But this seemed like a cool discovery, simply at random. Last weekend I was driving north from home on highway 87, and coming down the hill from the op ...

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Dumb idea. Why did this little worm crawl in my head today? https://twitter.com/cogdog/status/605454183727120385 Someone was tweeting about the end of an open course. I have this thing about talking about the finality of something. Some things should end. But if it's an open ended experience, why cement the fate with a pronouncement? ...

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This is just making sure there's a post in the category in the feed that connects to the Teaching with Wordpress thing going on at UBC, being led by good colleagues and friends there. I've been using Wordpress since April 2005, when it was version. Why do I know that? Because ...

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My long term infatuation with flickr may be my undoing... (skipping past the gripes about flickr's design changes) (also skipping past whatever monkey goo that Google is offering for your photos) (anything else?). To me, what's more important about flickr is what you do not see on the site or the ...

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Those people on the east coast were tweeting early, before I even rolled open my eyes, but this caught my attention: https://twitter.com/GardnerCampbell/status/604608014180597760 Dave Winer created this interesting PagePark thing, if I grok it correctly, it's a bunch of standalone files that can run a web server for static content sites, ostensibly even ...

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The business dudes keep wringing that twitter cannot succeed while not growing its number of users, so strike up the Google is Buying rumor. Meanwhile Rod Serling smiles in the corner, smoke curling up from his cigarette. I just spotted a growth spurt. Did anyone say twitter needs more human users? Some ...

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Someone never told the folks who participated in the 2013 Educational Technology and Media MOOC that it was over. They are still at it. https://twitter.com/SSpellmanCann/status/603721260778987520 They've held anniversary celebrations, reconvened to discuss ETMOOC for Connected Courses, and are running online hangouts two years later. There's a hashtag community in Google+ (wow, ...

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