Remixing the Clark

Idealware

Along the way, I stopped at a museum, and was blown away by what they’re doing with technology. To make the most of this period, the Clark has been experimenting with crowd-sourcing one of its exhibitions, called Remix. Visitors can virtually curate, or “remix”, selected artworks using a homegrown app called uCurate. As a recent transplant to New England, I took the requisite leaf-peeping road trip last weekend through Western Massachusetts and Vermont.

Remix 44

EduPunk: An Introduction and ReMix: NpTechPunk

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Edupunk, it seems, takes old-school Progressive educational tactics--hands-on learning that starts with the learner's interests--and makes them relevant to today's digital age, sometimes by forgoing digital technologies entirely. NpTech Punk.

Remix 65

techSoup NetSquared Project to Remix Web for Social Change;

AFP Blog

Untitled Document : "TechSoup NetSquared Project to Remix Web for Social Change; Call for Participation in Using Web 2.0 technologies in the nonprofit sector. to Transform Nonprofit Sector SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 29 (AScribe Newswire) -- CompuMentor's TechSoup (www.techsoup.org) today announced a call for participation in its Net2 ('NetSquared') ([link] project. It is the first-ever public dialog on fostering the adoption of Web 2.0

Remix 100

10 Steps to Extension Professional 2.0 Remix

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Next week I'm doing a Webinar for Extension Professionals , a remix of 10 Steps to Association 2.0 which was a remix of Marnie Webb 's Ten Ways Nonprofits Can Change the World. adoption strategies ( remix from Association 2.0). Remixed from here and here ).

Remix 65

Monica Hamburg's Remix of the Social Media Game

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I love seeing how people remix the social media game. Monica Hamburg created the above remix. I'm supposing that the audience for this workshop is fairly technology comfortable. I love seeing how people remix the social media game. Tags: technology training Game On: An Interactive Session On Social Media View more Microsoft Word documents from Monica Hamburg.

Remix 50

Social Media Game: Kentucky Derby Remix for CNPE Conference

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The value of this game is in the reiteration, remixing, and of course sharing. You can find David's training games here.) David has reiterated this game over and over for different audiences and circumstances and I've remixed the game for filmmakers , took it to Cambodia and more recently to Hawaii. where I've collected links to others who have remixed and was hoping to create some templates and source material for people to remix it.

Last 24 Hours to Remix the Web and Mobile for Change!

Social Actions

A contest to develop and collaborate on projects using mobile technology for progressive social change. Holy cow! There are 24 Hours left to submit your projects to Social Actions' Change the Web Challenge and NetSquared's N2Y4 Mobile Innovation Challenge.

Remix 46

Let the Countdown to NTEN’s Leading Change Summit Begin

Connection Cafe

I think I speak for many of us when I say I’d prefer to get something meaningful done at my next conference, in real time, while I had the attention of a cross section of other nonprofit technology leaders. And that’s exactly why I’m thrilled to be attending the Nonprofit Technology Network’s upcoming Leading Change Summit in a few weeks (September 3-6 in San Francisco). The Future of Technology.

NTEN 173

How To: Putting Technology to Use (July 2009)

NTEN

Your guide to the resources that will help you put technology to work for your cause. Consider this particularly hilarious YouTube remix video. All you need to make a similar remix that -- oh, we don't know -- matches the words of a certain former VP with " Every Breath You Take ", you just need some video footage. And if 9 months is just too far away, join us in September for the Online Nonprofit Technology Conference.

Remix 39

Complexity is Not Stable. New Power, Old Power and Balance

Network-Centric Advocacy

In the table below, I remix a similar table provided by Heimans and Timms with a slightly different focus in order to point to the stability of the models used. Advocacy Strategy Communication Technology Current Affairs netcentric Organizing Guide Personal Rants Web/Tech

Remix 70

Optimizing Event Outcomes

Connection Cafe

I’m an evangelist for technology, and there are likely dozens of ways to leverage technology to market, promote, register attendees, and raise funds for an event. Technology Making Meaning, Improving Constituent Experiences, and Improving Results Over Time.

Remix 227

Complexity is Not Stable. New Power, Old Power and Balance

Network-Centric Advocacy

In the table below, I remix a similar table provided by Heimans and Timms with a slightly different focus in order to point to the stability of the models used. Advocacy Strategy Communication Technology Current Affairs netcentric Organizing Guide Personal Rants Web/Tech

Remix 52

It’s Not What You Know, It’s How You Learn

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Here’s some bits from the report that resonated: Organizations will move away from “formal” professional development and courses for capacity building and look at self-directed learning that takes advantages of social technologies and networks. The Power of Remixable Content.

The Johnny Cash Project: A Participatory Music Video That Sings

Museum 2.0

While the drawing tools could be more intuitive, remixing a reference image is likely less scary for non-artists than other more involved ways to produce a frame. Tags: Technology Tools Worth Checking Out design Unusual Projects and Influences usercontent

Music 92

Reflections on the Social Media Lab Workshop

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I think this is particularly important to emphasize if you want to nurture any peer learning, but especially around technology skills. Many people have also remixed it. Tags: scholar technology training training materials Packard socialmedia-lab-day 1-module 1.

Scratch: An Educational, Multi-Generational Online Community that Works

Museum 2.0

It's a place for Scratch users to upload, share, and remix their Scratch projects. You can also remix other projects. If someone decides only to make remixes because that's more likely to land them on the homepage, they've made a choice to constructively build on the work of others.

The Social Life of PowerPoint Presentations (or why I really love SlideShare)

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

On Tuesday, I facilitated an introductory workshop on how nonprofits can use social media in Boston at the nonprofit technology conference and yet another remix of the curriculum wiki , presentation , and game designed by David Wilcox. Deborah Finn also goes on to mention that she hopes to remix some of the content - and that is the intention by using the Creative Commons licensing. She is the third person to mention a remix.

Content Creation For Busy Nonprofits with Kivi Leroux Miller (video)

John Haydon

At the Nonprofit Technology Conference last week, Kivi Leroux Miller, president of EcoScribe Communications and Nonprofit Marketing Guide.com , gave a presentation called A Content Creation Strategy For Busy Nonprofits.

Remix 67

3 Years of Social Media Conversations Online Will Lead To Face-to-Face Meeting With CogDog Blog's Alan Levine at SXSW!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Alan was the winner of my 50th Birthday Flickr Photo Birthday Card Remix contest in 2007. So, we'll get have a conversation that isn't mediated by technology

Remix 65

The Interpretive Dance of Social Media Adoption

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I've been designing and delivering technology trainings for nonprofit organizations for the past 15 years, I've tried to find fun ways for people to understand and feel comfortable with whatever technology. Technology adoption is part choreographed, part improvisation.

Adopt 68

NPTimes TechnoBuzz: Telling Stories Online Makes That Vital Connection

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

technology tool, but the oldest communication method known to human beings - stories! This came just in the nick of time as I'm remixing my Web 2.0 The other remix challenge is take the Social Media and remix for fundraising 2.0. Luckily, my colleague Francesco has remixed the game for fundraising, but it is in Italian! The NonProfit Times has an e-newsletter.

Remix 50

Trend Blend 2009: A Map of Time and Tide

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

It reminds me of the Conversation Prism from Brian Solis which was inspired by Darren Barefoot's " social media starfish " that he created for his book " Getting to First Base " which was a remix of Scoble's white board. GRIN technologies. Technology.

Wiki Cookbook Exercise

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I have the great joy of working with Nancy White as guest editor for the KM4 Journal Issue on Technology Stewardship. I found the above image in Flickr under a license that allows me to remix it -- so I changed the title. Origina l photo CC by license in Flickr User Start Cooking.

Great reads from January 6th through January 8th

Amy Sample Ward

These are my links for January 6th through January 8th: The Power of Us: Re-Imagine Media | Changemakers - "Join We Media and Ashoka’s Changemakers in the search to find the best new ideas for inspiring a better world through media and technology. On this site, you can write, edit & remix each other's words - along with those of the past years' presidents - to create an inaugural that reflects your collective viewpoint.

Remix 100

WeAreMedia: Help Us Crowdsource A Hollywood Ending

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

One important design concept for this project is creative commons licensing - which allowed the community to remix, reuse, or repurpose the content. We've been able to track some of the remixes - that is those who kindly let us know about it and gave us attribution.

Help 96

WeAreMedia Live Workshop: Reflections

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The next step is to see how people remix, improve, and share back the material (with attribution of course) - that is the true power of working wikily. Tags: wearemedia training materials technology training

E-Mediat Day 3: Digital Activism

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The project is being managed by IIE and builds on a highly successful program launched in the Middle East five years ago, Women in Technology that trained over 10,000 women from 9 countries in the Middle East and in collaboration with over 60 training partners.

Nonprofit SXSW Goodness – Conference List Toppers, To-Dos and Topics of Interest

Connection Cafe

The Nonprofit Technology Bash will be the best place to mingle and meet with folks from all across the nonprofit technology sector, as well as kick back and have some fun on the last night of the Interactive conference. Author: Jordan Viator.

Are You Content Creation Impaired? Here’s Some Tips and Resources

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

He points to John Deere’s magazine, the Furrow , which debuted in the 1930s as one of the first stellar examples. The post goes onto discuss barriers (acceptance, talent, and technology) and challenges (the capacity to create compelling content) and how to move past these.

Curated Collaborative Filtering: Listening to Pandora

Museum 2.0

While the museum can’t be physically rearranged for each visitor, the content can be remixed conceptually to present a progressively engrossing, educational experience. Technology Tools Worth Checking Out web2.0How is a museum like a radio station?

Wanted: Your Advice (Guest Post)

Museum 2.0

This guest post was written by Nicole Robert, a graduate student in the course I’m teaching at the University of Washington on social technology. The University of Washington Museology Graduate Program invited Nina up to Seattle to teach a course on using social technologies in museums.

IgniteNYC on 2/23/2009

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Not the state of the art, but how artists are using technology for their projects. Many of the people here were discussing how their art interacted with technology. technology and data visualization techniques has become de rigeur for artists. The use of imagery on the Internet, the manipulation and remixes inherent in such a febrile Web culture as well as the the art inherent in data itself were common threads through many of the discussions.

IgniteNYC on 2/23/2009

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Not the state of the art, but how artists are using technology for their projects. Many of the people here were discussing how their art interacted with technology. technology and data visualization techniques has become de rigeur for artists. The use of imagery on the Internet, the manipulation and remixes inherent in such a febrile Web culture as well as the the art inherent in data itself were common threads through many of the discussions.

Open Social != Open Data

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

Home About Me Subscribe Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology Thoughtful and sometimes snarky perspectives on nonprofit technology Open Social != But it’s the remixing of data from many networks that provides the real win for users and nonprofits. { Open Data November 8, 2007 As the hype (which, I agree I have contributed to ) around OpenSocial dies down, the reality behind OpenSocial becomes clear.

Open 100

Network-Centric & Alinsky

Network-Centric Advocacy

I find myself struggling to combine and remix Alinsky rules to contexts that bridge transnational organizing, extreme poverty, new social networks and digital culture. When does the new technology and professionalism serve to keep us in "our expertise and not our enemy" and when does it alinate and scare the very base we need to organize? Tags: Advocacy Strategy Communication Technology Current Affairs netcentric Organizing Guide Personal Rants Network Rules for Radicals.

Remix 40

An Offline Social Media Exercise That Improves Online Content

Tech Soup Blog

Feel free to remix, modify, and share this exercise. John Kenyon is a leading authority on nonprofit technology and communications.

Will “Surface” Computing Change Everything? | Beaconfire Wire

Beaconfire Wire

Posted Thursday, May 31st, 2007 at 11:16 am by Tim (35 posts) I’ve been seeing demos of this technology posted around the ‘net for a while now, but Microsoft’s announcement of their new “Surface&# technology brings it a lot closer to a consumer market. I initially wanted to post this simply because I thought this technology was really cool, but in thinking about it more I couldn’t help thinking about how this may affect web site designs in the future.

Remix 40

My Workshop for Next Week's Making Media Conference

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The conference is focused on the opportunities that new and emerging digital technologies create for media makers. " I've remixed David Wilcox's Social Media game -- I've focused it on more individuals versus organizations and of course, on media creation. I have the honor of leading a workshop for documentary filmmakers. at the Making Media Now: Filmmaking in Transition Conference.

Remix 50

Don’t Roast a Hen for Every Meal: Making Nonprofit Marketing Doable

Influence

Us e the content you've already created and reheat or remix it over time and across channels. You use the same ingredients and recipe, but you can reheat / remix the ingredients by creating a short and scannable piece with a few new insights mixed in. Your cause is worthy.

Remix 46

How Mature Is Your Nonprofit’s Social Media Practice?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Networked nonprofits are experts at using new media (social media, mobile, and other emerging technologies) to spread their missions, design and scale programs, communicate with stakeholders, or inspire behavior change. Click Through to Flickr for Attributions.

Beaconfire Survey: Favorite YouTube videos | Beaconfire Wire

Beaconfire Wire

and the Billionaires for Bush remix I was also impressed by the responses to some of the user-generated content contests – particularly the Colbert Greenscreen Challange and The Office – make your own promo contest.

NetCentric Advocacy: A Bear Votes

Network-Centric Advocacy

They should remove the text so others can remix it. They should remove the text so others can remix it. NetCentric Advocacy Advocacy Strategy for the Age of Connectivity.

Creative Commons Licensing Teachable Moment and An Apology!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Original Photo by Pearlbear from Nosi Salon 12/11/06 at SF Nonprofit Technology Center. I was able to use little tool to remix the photo because of the license that Michelle used.