Annotating audio on the web

Interesting post from Jon Udell that could have some application for Hypothesis users. Jon (who is the Director of Integration for Hypotheis) has been tinkering with methods to make annotating audio on the web possible. His post is technical, but it gives a glimpse into how he is thinking about the challenge of linking to … 

 

Contesting Turnitin TOS

Turnitin User Agreement: I disagreeHans de Zwart, Jan 10/2018 University of Amsterdam student Hans de Zwart deconstructs a particularly troublesome section of the Turnitin user agreement in this blog post. It is a user agreement his institution wants him to accept in order to submit assignments to the institutional LMS. But de Zwart takes issue … 

 

The Question of Blockchain

Blockchain – don’t ask how, ask whyDavid Kernohan, Wonkhe, Dec 21, 2017 With the mainstream explosion of interest in Bitcoin in the past few months, I have been seeing many more conversations and questions in the higher ed networks I inhabit about blockchain. Interest seems to be moving beyond the innovators and people are trying … 

 

Horizon Report – Redux

Beyond the Horizon Report: towards a new projectBryan Alexander, January 3, 2018 Like many of you I suspect, I was shocked to see the sudden ceasing of operations of the New Media Consortium last month. The NMC Horizon Report is something that I consider a must-read each year. It helps to synthesize the zeitgest of …