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De vermenselijking van dingen

Zijn filosofen kunstenaars of zijn kunstenaars filosofen? Of geen van beide? Hoort filosofie thuis in een boek of kunnen filosofen hun ideeën ook …

The ‘Snow Fall’ effect and dissecting the multimedia longform narrative

By Jeremy Rue<p>“It’s become a verb in our newsroom,” a New York Times graphics producer tells me. “People are now saying, ‘can we snowfall this story?’”<p>…

10 Kinds of Stories to Tell with Data

For almost a decade I have heard that good quantitative analysts can “tell a story with data.” Narrative is—along with visual analytics—an important way to communicate analytical results to non-analytical people. Very few people would question the value of such stories, but just knowing that they …

Google Launches Helpouts, a Live Video Tutorial Service

Is this the end for Hints From Heloise?<p>No, the nationally syndicated household-hints column is still up and running. But I imagine that after …

Sooner Than You Think, We Will Connect To The Cloud Directly From Our Brains

In his TED talk, Google’s Ray Kurzweil announces that 20 years from now, “thinking will grow exponentially” as human brains interface with computers.<p>Have you ever approached someone important, but only had three seconds to think of something clever to say? Today, companies tout the ability to …

21 Web Applications I Use and Can’t Live Without

<b>PicResize:</b> It’s important to keep the file size of the images on your site to a minimum. I use PhotoShop to do this sometimes, but sometimes I don’t …

Resources

How to learn better at any age

PEOPLE COMMONLY BELIEVE that if you expose yourself to something enough times — say, a textbook passage or a set of terms from biology class — you …

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5 Tips for Flipping Your PBL Classroom

2. Collaborative Virtual Work<p>I love it when students assign their own homework. Many times in a PBL project, the team might not quite finish all they …

Coursera Launches Android App

Online learning company Coursera has finally come to Android after launching an app for the Google-owned mobile platform. The launch comes just over three months after Coursera debuted its iOS app, its first native mobile app, and will help the company towards its goal of providing access to free …

Doing More than Infographics

There has been a flood of <b>articles and postings covering infographics</b>—the science behind them, how to create them, free tools to use and many other …

Top 25 Inspirational Blogs For Trainers And Coaches - TrainerTops Blog

Picture by Zach Beauvais, published under cc<p>The 25 blogs presented here are a great source of <b>inspiration</b> and <b>practical tips</b> for trainers and …