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LA CAMIONETA – Life and Death on the Road

Our friend, the talented and resourceful Mark Kendall, is almost done with his documentary film, LA CAMIONETA. After 10 years or 150,000 miles on the road, many school buses in the United States are deemed no longer usable and often end up at one of the country’s many used bus auctions. From there, a sizable […]

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Mobs, Media and Mobilizing Action

Brower Hub Members Description of Hub Spaces And Community Kiva, Change.org, Regina O’Connell – Moderator, founding member of the hub. Join Matt Flannery of Kiva.org Steve Newcomb of Virgance Ben Rattray of Change.org Regina and her introduction to action and activism Focus on the Family This is social activism and enterprise 201 We want to […]

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Open Video Conference NYC

Open Video Conference, NYU Law School http://openvideoconference.org/ http://openvideoconference.org/about/ twitter: #openvideo Opening statements and introduction Yochai Benkler Summary:Keynote: Yochai Benkler – (10:15 AM – 10:45 AM) Description:Yochai Benkler is the Berkman Professor of Entrepreneurial Legal Studies at Harvard, and faculty co-director of the Berkman Center for Internet and Society. He writes about the Internet and the emergence […]

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WORDCAMP

WORDCAMP May 30, 2009 Mission Convention Center I. Tim Ferris, author The 4-Hour Work Week A. Writing: How I write The important thing is not being a good writer, but having a voice. People most often are quite bad at predicting what they would like.  when in doubt, write about things that make you angry […]

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Slow Sunday

Sometimes sleeping less feels better these days. I missed church/zendo this morning when my eyes opened shutters around noon. I pored over the SF Chron and NY Times while chowing down on oatmeal pancakes and Brad avoided large chunks of food now that his wisdom teeth are gone. Then it was mad dash to clear […]

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Speech Launching Intro on Flickr – Photo Sharing!

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Every once in a while it's time to connect with the clan

In these times where rites of passages are becoming more isolated, I find Craigslist always helps to connect me to groups like this one.

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Teaching Ro and Ellen how to use Wordpre …

Teaching Ro and Ellen how to use WordPress to write about cancer.

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The notes from IJ5 are up: http://www.fa …

The notes from IJ5 are up: http://www.facebook.com/notes.php?id=623605011

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Anyone else going to this?

Looks pretty awesome. http://ij5.innovationjournalism.org/

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Just finished listening to these awesome …

Just finished listening to these awesome Ischool presentations: NUJJ I. -What is a location -based service for mobile device users? Chart of different types of interactions Synchronous Asynchronous Face to face communication Flyers, fridge magnets Graffiti, historical plaques II. Local questions and answers You want to eliminate time sensitive questions III. Travel Planner -There are […]

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Hoping to eventually read Edwin Okong'o …

Hoping to eventually read Edwin Okong’o’s piece on Tribal Wars, http://www.pbs.org/frontlineworld/blog/2008/04/kenya_the_onlin.html.

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Getting into Google News

Presentation by David Meredith at Newstools and Drupal Day Held at Yahoo in Sunnyvale Each site is evaluated by a moderator What do we look for? Original content Multiple authors Proper Attribution Response time Not all sites make the cut, but most legitimate news site do. How do we get our data once in the […]

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Buck arrested

This is a great story of someone I know and went to school at UC Berkeley using Twitter in a way that is incredibly effective.

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My piece on Eduardo Hauser finally poste …

My piece on Eduardo Hauser finally posted!

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Wine and the Doobie Brothers

DSC_0093 Originally uploaded by newmaya Ah, yes, finally a Saturday off for the workalcoholics. You never would guess from this picture lurks the evil work ethic.

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Just posted this: INNOVATIONS IN JOURNAL …

Just posted this: INNOVATIONS IN JOURNALISM EXPO 2008 “Creating a Brighter Future” KQED TO TAPE KEYNOTE PANEL NOTE TIME CHANGE: Saturday, May 3, 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. A showcase for breakthroughs in business, technology, media and democracy Venue: The Domain Hotel, 1085 East El Camino Real, Sunnyvale, CA Online: http://artsandmedia.net/expo/journalism/ Phone: 415-677-9877

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Just finished reading a NY Times article …

Just finished reading a NY Times article and it makes me feel live I’ve been doing it all wrong. http://www.nytimes.com/2008/04/17/fashion/17fitness.html?pagewanted=2&ei=5124&en=7d72893aa47831a7&ex=1366171200&partner=facebook&exprod=facebook

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Reading this from Bradelectro: BART ( …

Reading this from Bradelectro: BART (observations from a former pick pocket) Reply to: pers-647355287@craigslist.org Date: 2008-04-18, 1:05PM It’s about time that something is done about ingorant people in the bay riding BART. How aware are you when you are riding BART? I know that a lot of you move here all confident thinking that your […]

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