Monthly Archives: April 2011

ILTPBHFYTR Call for Submissions

I Left This Pirate Box Here For You To Read A Draft Specification/Project Description The idea is to create a small repository of digital artifacts that is housed only on a PirateBox that @CogDog will haul around on his epic … Continue reading

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Animated Jim “Mingus” Groom Bingo TV or How I Won the PirateBox Part Auction

Spent a bit of the morning watching @jimgroom get crazy on ds106tv, and chatting with various “social media collectivists,” including @edwebb, @timmmmyboy, @nottrivial, @giulaforsythe (who created this excellent Ed Tech Jargon bingo card), @lisamlane, @mikhailg, and @cogdog.  During all that … Continue reading

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Two Kinds of Gardeners or Protocol is Just Enough Water

There are two kinds of gardeners: those that water too much, and those that don’t water enough. I’m working my way through Steven Johnson’s Where Good Ideas Come From – The Natural History of Innovation, and the ideas set forth … Continue reading

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Tim Doom, Ex-Llama Smuggler and Jim Groom, Miner

Just filing some Jim Groom art, based on @jimgroom’s triumphant return to ds106radio last night, and also on ds106tv broadcast from this afternoon.

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Anatomy of DS106 Revisited

Based on feedback from @DrGarcia, and on some things I forgot – notably the comment syndication – here’s v2: I’d like to open this diagram up for group discussion/revision, but I’m still looking for a collaborative, web-based flowcharting tool that’s … Continue reading

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The Spaces In Between or Anatomy of DS106

Let me start by saying I love making diagrams – once described by a colleague as “sticks and boxes” – because the process helps me to clarify my own thinking.  In an attempt to explain ds106 to some colleagues as … Continue reading

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Recontextualization Resources

Compiled with the help of @brlamb and @grantpotter… Subvertising/CultureJamming http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Subvertising Culture Jamming: Hacking, Slashing and Sniping in the Empire of Signs http://project.cyberpunk.ru/idb/culture_jamming.html Culture Jamming: The Information War of the 90’s http://www2.fiu.edu/~mizrachs/Culture_jamming.html Ron English You Must Be This Color POPaganda Yes … Continue reading

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I Left This Pirate Box Here For You To Read

I’ve been communicating a bit with @grantpotter about his PirateBox efforts (Author’s Note: I remember reading something Grant or maybe @sleslie or @brlamb wrote about this, but I can’t find whatever it was I read – maybe it was something … Continue reading

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