Sharing Cultures on the Social Web

Photo: Fire-Breathing Mantis, Las Vegas Planeta.com’s director Ron Mader presented four workshop sessions under the rubric of Sharing Cultures on the Social Web, introducing examples from around the world of cultural conservation using the social web at the Native Innovation Educational Technology Conference (June 2017). What does the title allude? Sharing in terms of generosity and in terms of …

Remote Participant

Buzzwords Remote participants are people interested in an event but who cannot participate face-to-face. Remote participation can take the form of viewing or interacting with livestreaming video or audio. There can be questions solicited with a particular hashtag that conference attendees pay attention. It’s easier than ever to invite those not in the room in …

Transparency

Transparency = Having the property of transmitting light without appreciable scattering so that bodies lying beyond are seen clearly Quotes Mi obligación es ésa: ser transparente – pablo neruda Planeta.com Accountability

Mobile First

Mobile First = Designing an online experience for mobile (smartphones) before designing it for the desktop internet Elsewhere on Web https://techcrunch.com/2017/12/20/googles-mobile-first-search-index-has-rolled-out-to-a-handful-of-sites https://www.uxmatters.com/mt/archives/2012/03/mobile-first-what-does-it-mean.php Planeta.com The world is a smartphone and those who do not travel use only one app What is the Social Web? Google

Read Write Culture

Read Write Culture = Permissive of efforts to improve upon, change, integrate, or otherwise remix the work of others. Quotes The Internet is reviving the read write culture, moving us from a passive consumption of culture to the kind of culture where we create and share what we create.- Lawrence Lessig, NetHui Keynote (2011) Wiki …

Love

Love = Intense feeling of deep affection Translating: Love Chinese: 爱 French: Amour Hawaiian: Aloha German: Liebe Hawaiian: Aroha Irish: Grá Japanese: 愛 Swedish: Kärlek Spanish: Amor Wiki love Planeta.com Love Notebook Kindness

Kindness

Poster Kindness = Quality of being friendly, generous, and considerate. Be kind. Kindness is a form of loving of giving, of being generous with encouragement and praise. Yes, we can encourage one another. If you are going to be anything, be kind. Translating: Kindness Afrikaans: Goedhartigheid Estonian: Lahkus German: Güte Maori: Aroha Russian: доброжелательность Spanish: Bondad Swedish: Vänlighet …

Petrichor

Nature Buzzwords Petrichor = The pleasant smell that accompanies the first rain after a dry spell The term was coined in 1964 by two CSIRO researchers, Isabel Joy Bear (Australian) and Roderick G. Thomas (British), for an article in the journal Nature. The word is constructed from Greek, petra, meaning “stone”, + ichor, the fluid that flows in …

Co-Design

Co-design is an approach to design attempting to actively involve all stakeholders (e.g. employees, partners, customers, citizens, end users) in the design process to help ensure the result meets their needs and is usable. Participatory design is an approach which is focused on processes and procedures of design and is not a design style. The …

Trust

Buzzwords Trust = Belief in the integrity, ability, or character of a person or thing Observations ‘Buyer beware’ is a symptom of information asymmetry. Trust is a critical element in the tourism sector: from the viewpoint of the visitor: will I arrive on time, can I get to my hotel, is the restaurant open? From the …