Oral History

Buzzwords Oral History = the collection and study of historical information using sound recordings of interviews with people having personal knowledge of past events Headlines https://interviews.televisionacademy.com/news/producers-pointers-why-i-became-an-oral-historian-and-how-you-can-be-one-too https://skift.com/oral-history-of-booking-acquisition/ http://www.latimes.com/science/la-sci-cassini-oral-history-20170912-htmlstory.html http://www.vulture.com/2017/09/origins-james-andrew-miller-oral-history-podcast.html https://www.theguardian.com/books/2017/aug/14/oral-history-pioneers Twitter @bl_oralhistory @EvansStef_UNLV @SWoralhistory @OH_SummerSchool Embedded Tweets Today the hashtag, which has become the defining symbol of the digital age, turns 10. This is its …

Can you make a playlist?

Roofdog: Can you make a playlist? Can you make a playlist? Continuing our gameification of the social web, points to our friends who can make a public or semi-public playlist on GooglePlay, YouTube, and other channels. Why? Making and maintaining a playlist is sometimes challenging. This page attempts to make playlist making (and listening / …

PDF

Buzzwords Portable Document Format (PDF) is an open standard for document exchange. This file format created by Adobe Systems in 1993 is used for converting documents into electronic format. Also see: electronic publication, e-publication Headlines Which World Bank reports are widely read?  The solutions to all our problems may be buried in PDFs that nobody reads …

Plaques

Plaque = Ornamental tablet, typically of metal, porcelain, or wood, that is fixed to a wall or other surface in commemoration of a person or event. Henderson Death Valley Lost City Museum Planeta.com Improving Signage The Value of Communication = El Valor de la Comunicación 200 Essential Places in Mexico City’s Historic Center (200 lugares …

Slack

Logo In Slack – slack.com –  everything happens on a workspace, a group of people using Slack together. Some workplaces are ditching email and using Slack instead. Key Links slack.com get started your workspaces https://slackhq.com Brand Guidelines Slack at Work @SlackHQ Apps Download desktop app Apps that work within Slack Google Drive Get notifications about …

Tools

Buzzwords Tool Interested in responsible travel , conscious travel and ecotourism? Here are tips on using social web channels including blogs and wikis and Facebook, Flickr, Instagram, Slideshare, Twitter, and YouTube. More about this online What’s in your toolbox? Planeta.com Education Workshops Responsible Travel Week

Comments

Buzzwords We encourage and respect good comments — observations and questions that push the conversation forward. We also moderate comments on Planeta.com. There’s a heck of a lot of spam out there trying to get attention. We sort that out. We also neglect to approve comments that do not show that the feature has been …

Text to Speech

Text to Speech = Form of speech synthesis that converts text into spoken voice output. Text to speech systems were first developed to aid the visually impaired by offering a computer-generated spoken voice that would “read” text to the user. – Webopedia Elsewhere on the Web https://www.sfchronicle.com/bayarea/article/The-Silicon-Valley-quest-to-preserve-Stephen-12759775.php http://www.hyperorg.com/blogger/2018/05/10/when-edison-chose-not-to-invent-speech-to-text-tech/ Planeta.com AI = Artificial Intelligence The Value …

FaceTime

Buzzwords FaceTime is available on supported mobile devices that run on iOS and Macintosh computers that run Mac OS X 10.6.6 onwards. The video version of FaceTime supports any iOS device with a forward-facing camera and any Macintosh computer equipped with a FaceTime Camera. FaceTime Audio is available on any iOS device that supports iOS …

Information and communication technology (ICT)

Information and communication technology (ICT) is another/extensional term for information technology (IT) which stresses the role of unified communications and the integration of telecommunications (telephone lines and wireless signals), computers as well as necessary enterprise software, middleware, storage, and audio-visual systems, which enable users to access, store, transmit, and manipulate information. – Wikipedia   Planeta.com …