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education

Open Badges and Online Learning

We are (slowly) moving away from the traditional “sheepskin” diploma model of four years of formal education and towards a new, portable and self-driven model. This will be a robust, rapidly changing environment filled with apprenticeships and ad-hoc teams of makers and managers, fueled by countless networking opportunities. Phrases like mash up, meetup, startup, MOOC, […]

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Technology

Solar Powered Toilets and Domestic Wastewater Treatment Systems

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Golden

This song Golden by Parade of Lights is pretty hip:

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Technology

How the Web Will Be Different

There is so much to think about. On a surface level, it’s important to acknowledge that the web — the way we access it, how we use it, and how we build for it — will all be dramatically different in five or ten years than what we have today. If you are looking, you can see fissures in […]

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Leisure

Star Wars Trailer

I’m gonna go ahead and just put this here Just debuted at @SW_Celebration: a suspenseful new teaser for #TheForceAwakens. #SWCA https://t.co/IHAQsZHMG7 — Star Wars (@starwars) April 16, 2015 Here is the YouTube embed Why not?

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Leisure

Sizzler Commercial

We should all be so fortunate.

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Social

University Education in the Near Future

I keep having this conversation. It’s on my mind because I have kids, surely. But a lot of people think about it. It’s university education. Specifically, paying for it. My wife and I talk about whether we should pay for our kids to go to school or let them pay for it themselves. I am […]