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Mathieu Plourde

How technology disrupted the truth - 0 views

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    "Social media has swallowed the news - threatening the funding of public-interest reporting and ushering in an era when everyone has their own facts. But the consequences go far beyond journalism"
Mathieu Plourde

Only The Onion Can Save Us Now - 0 views

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    "That's from The Onion, of course-just one of the many sneakily corrosive, sadly spot-on pieces the satirical outlet has published in its 20-year online history, which also includes the likes of "Nation Celebrates Full Week Without Deadly Mass Shooting" and "God Angrily Clarifies 'Don't Kill' Rule.""
Mathieu Plourde

Blackboard loses high-profile clients as its rivals school it in innovation - The Washi... - 0 views

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    "In 2006, Blackboard held as much as 90 percent of the learning management system market share, according to industry reports. Now Blackboard's market share has dwindled to 44 percent."
Mathieu Plourde

FCC Approves Net Neutrality Rules For 'Open Internet' - 0 views

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    "The Federal Communications Commission approved the policy known as net neutrality by a 3-2 vote at its Thursday meeting, with FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler saying the policy will ensure "that no one - whether government or corporate - should control free open access to the Internet.""
Mathieu Plourde

Google+ Is Very Much Alive -- Here's Why - 0 views

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    "The biggest argument most people make about Google+ being inactive is that they haven't taken any time to circle anyone, because they just want to connect to their friends. "
Mathieu Plourde

Is Curation Noise or News? - 1 views

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    "News is timely and topical. Big bonus points if it's something I didn't know. If it's about something I did know, I'm hoping to find an original point of view on it. If it's something I know and it doesn't have a point of view, I'm hoping to find the original concept or story expanded, updated, or challenged. "
Mathieu Plourde

My Initial Public Offering - 0 views

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    Why expose oneself to Internet trolls and conspiracy theorists? It doesn't "pay." It doesn't explicitly count for tenure or promotion. In fact, it puts one at risk of being labeled a popularizer or even being criticized by one's own colleagues as a less-than-serious scholar. But having opened the door to public engagement, I can't walk away now.
Mathieu Plourde

How to use social media in a job search - 0 views

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    The search to find a new job must include networking and social networking. The idea is to get yourself in front of a decision maker, the person who can hire you. Rich Kenny, Senior Operations Manager with Kelly Services comes into the Fox 2 Job Shop to share his thoughts on how to use social media to your advantage in hunt for a new job. Do you have a Facebook, Twitter and Linked-In account? If the answer is no to any one of three, your limiting your resources and the potential network to finding a new job.
Mathieu Plourde

Moody's Has Bad News For Colleges - 0 views

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    "To the catalog of financial stresses on higher education-the imminent explosion in online learning, cutbacks in state aid and weak endowments-you can add one more: tapped-out parents."
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