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Audrey Watters
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I nailed the success of InBloom about halfway through their first promotional video last year; you spend as much time in the video game and software world as I do, and you can smell vaporware a mile away.
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    Writer, present
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    Special Interest Group Program Manager, 2008 - 2010
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freelance writer; education hacker and rabble-rouser; open source and open education advocate; folklorist; data-curious; tattooed beer snob; PhD dropout and part-time badass
Education
  • University of Oregon
  • University of Wyoming
  • The Johns Hopkins University
  • St. Clare's College
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The Art of the Elevator Pitch: 10 Great Tips
www.readwriteweb.com - written by Audrey Watters

The elevator door opens. And there stands your ideal investor. It's the chance of a lifetime. But that chance only lasts as long as the elevator ride - ...

Hack Education |
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on 11 Oct 2011 in Links. Yes But if you want more than a oneword answer to the question head over to MindShift to read my latest story Photo credits ...

Visualization of the Week: Visualizing the Library Catalog - O'Reilly Radar
radar.oreilly.com - written by Audrey Watters

The WorldCat Identity Network creates an interactive map where users can see how authors and characters are related.

The nexus of data, art and science is where the interesting stuff happen...
radar.oreilly.com - written by Audrey Watters

Jer Thorp, data artist in residence at the New York Times, sits at the crossroads of data, art and science. Here he discusses his work at the Times and, more

Data in the HR department - O'Reilly Radar
radar.oreilly.com - written by Audrey Watters

Google's people analytics manager Kathryn Dekas discusses the ways in which human resources departments can use data for the benefit of both employers and

What CouchDB can do for HTML5, web apps and mobile - O'Reilly Radar
radar.oreilly.com - written by Audrey Watters

OSCON speaker Bradley Holt talks about what CouchDB offers web developers, how the database works with HTML5, and why CouchApps could catch on.

Visualization of the Week: The Collatz conjecture - O'Reilly Radar
radar.oreilly.com - written by Audrey Watters

This week's visualization is an animated graph of the Collatz conjecture, which posits that no matter what number you start with, you'll eventually get to 1.

How is HTML 5 changing web development? - O'Reilly Radar
radar.oreilly.com - written by Audrey Watters

In this interview, OSCON speaker Remy Sharp discusses HTML5's current usage and how it could influence the future of web apps and browsers (hint: in time, we

Visualization of the Week: Social media and the UK riots - O'Reilly Radar
radar.oreilly.com - written by Audrey Watters

The Guardian has created an interactive visualization of some 2.5 million tweets to challenge the British government's contention that rioters used Twitter to

Visualization of the Week: Sentiment in the Bible - O'Reilly Radar
radar.oreilly.com - written by Audrey Watters

OpenBible.info found a novel way to examine one of the world's most analyzed texts: Create a visualization showing the rise and fall of sentiment across the

5 Tips for Creating an Internship Program for Your Startup
www.readwriteweb.com - written by Audrey Watters

As more and more college students look for internships, hoping to gain valuable work experience prior to graduation, startups would be wise to create strong

Batman in the Style of Dr. Seuss
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Australian illustrator DrFaustusAU created this wonderful series of Dr. Seuss-inspired Batman illustrations. We previously wrote about DrFau

xkcd: Ten Thousand
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XKCD updates every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. You can get prints, posters, and t-shirts in the store. Ten Thousand. |< · < Prev ·

xkcd: Forgot Algebra
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XKCD updates every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. You can get prints, posters, and t-shirts in the store. Forgot Algebra. |< · < Prev

Year-End Stats from MIT Point to Increasing Popularity of Open Education...
www.readwriteweb.com - written by Audrey Watters

Like many sites and services, MIT OpenCourseWare has released some of its user statistics from 2010. An initiative of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Criticism of Online Learning Misses Important Questions | MindShift
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LATEST POSTS. What's Your Major Working Toward the Uninvented Job · Ada Lovelace Day Celebrates Women in STEM · Getting Students of Color Hooked on Math and

The Zynga Abyss
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Too many video games treat players like rats in a Skinner Box, lulling them into easy stimulation but requiring little creativity.

Strata Week: Twitter's coming Storm, data and maps from the London riots...
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This week's data news includes Twitter's plans to open-source its Hadoop-like data processing tool and some of the various mapping and real-time data efforts

Volkswagen Imperial AT-AT Walker
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This Volkswagen T1 van has been transformed into a Star Wars Imperial AT-AT Walker. via Jack Schofield and ThinkGeek images via EMPIDOC and

Alien vs. Predator Chess Set
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> DeviantArtist "Joker-laugh" built this amazing AVM chess set which has recently been wowing its way through the geek blogo