Dog Park

Buzzwords Dog Park = Park for dogs to exercise, socialize, and play off-leash in a controlled environment under the supervision of their owners Embedded Tweets More improvements to the @cityofhenderson dog park 🐕 pic.twitter.com/VSvEwRYZXo — Ron Mader (@ronmader) April 30, 2018 Today at the dog park 🐕 pic.twitter.com/NZQcPFi4jj — Ron Mader (@ronmader) April 10, 2018 …

Internet of Things (IoT)

Buzzwords The Internet of things (IoT) is the network of physical devices, vehicles, home appliances, and other items embedded with electronics, software, sensors, actuators, and network connectivity which enable these objects to connect and exchange data. – Wikipedia Headlines Smart Tags Add Touch Controls to Ordinary Objects A Future Where Everything Becomes a Computer Is …

Blended learning

Buzzwords Blended learning = Formal education program which combines face-to-face and online instruction History: The concept of blended learning has been around for a long time, but its terminology was not established until the early 2000s Twitter blended learning search Videos NetHui Digitally Blended Learning Elsewhere on the Web https://blog.versal.com/2015/04/16/the-5-models-of-blended-learning Wikipedia Blended Learning Planeta.com Learning …

Fossil Fuels

Buzzwords Fossil Fuel = a natural fuel such as coal or gas, formed in the geological past from the remains of living organisms Headlines https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2018/jul/12/ireland-becomes-worlds-first-country-to-divest-from-fossil-fuels COP21 2018 Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5 ºC Banking on Climate Change Planeta.com Energy Changing Climate Dinosaurs https://planeta.com/national-fossil-day

Endorsements

Buzzwords Endorsement = The action of publicly declaring one’s support Also see: awards, recommendations, testimonials A retweet may not always equal an endorsement, but it certainly can carry a lot of weight. Related: Undorsement 1. to make public one’s negative opinion of (a politician, cause, product, etc.). 2. (of a celebrity) to agree not to …

Digital

Buzzwords Digital = Electronic technology that generates, stores, and processes data in terms of two states: positive and non-positive Quotes Digital data lasts forever, or five years, whichever comes first. – Jeff Rothenberg Headlines https://www.cjr.org/special_report/microfilm-newspapers-media-digital.php Planeta.com Digital Literacy Digital Literacy Quiz Digital Angel Digital transformation

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 …