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Jaron Collis
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Try Quicklearnr - my brand new social language learning game (and let me know what you think!)
The most fun you’ll have learning words and improving pronunciation! 300+ c...
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A news feed for graph-based knowledge (how to store it, analyse it and use it)
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"Football is simple. But nothing is more difficult than playing simple football." -- Johan Cruyff. Did you know that several academics have used network analysis in an attempt to derive insights into the beautiful game? During the 2010 World Cup, FIFA analysts compiled data listing every pass ...
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Social learning is the best learning, some great ideas here
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"I haven’t even begun to scratch the surface of what I could do with my page. I feel like it’s TV in 1955. The entire world is open to me. What other medium can I potentially target a potential 700 million people with a budget as low as $200."
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Fear and Joy
Sport is fear and sport is joy. The joy of victory, of vanquishing opponents not by shutting them out, but overwhelming them in a fury of thrilling improvisation. The joy of belief, like a sudden shaft of spring sunlight, instantly warming the heart, pushin...
Sport is fear and sport is joy. The joy of victory, of vanquishing opponents not by shutting them out, but overwhelming them in a fury of thrilling improvisation. The joy of belief, like a sudden shaft of spring sunlight, instantly warming the heart, pushing aside the memories of countless ...
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Why you should invite Iain Banks into your imagination
“I mean, they say you die twice. One time when you stop breathing and a second time, a bit later on, when somebody says your name for the last time.” -- Banksy Alas. Iain Banks has passed away. Since I started reading make-believe, I've invited many authors to paint pictures in my imagination.
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A rabble to be caged, or thousands of fragile, precious individuals? Why the truth of what happened at Hillsborough still matters...
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It all started when we wanted to create a meaningful gift for a friend. So we contacted her friends and asked: what is it about her you love so much? And they told us: scores of beautiful messages, he...
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Ever been stuck for something to say?
When people say nice things about each other, what sentiment do they try to express? When people contribute a message to a gleambook, we encourage them to say something heartfelt; to go beyond just sa...
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A creative technologist and improviser
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PhD in Artificial Intelligence, climber of remote mountains
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