Flickr Faves

Poster We are looking forward to seeing how the freshly revamped Flickr photography site – flickr.com – develops in 2019. We are also looking forward to seeing how good friends and wonderful strangers adjust to the revised Flickrverse. That said, here are some of our fave accounts – ones that continue to tell stories in …

Wikipedia

Elsewhere on the Web Wikipedia — wikipedia.org — is a dynamic online pioneer in the maturing movements for free knowledge, open access, and crowdsourcing. Planeta.com links to Wikipedia on many pages but what remains confusing are the protocols of adding or not adding a link to one’s website, of adding or not adding information about …

Yahoo 2019

Logo Message from Yahoo (November 1, 2019) Dear Group Moderators and Members, Thank you for your commitment to Yahoo and for helping us define the power of digital communities. Eighteen years ago, we combined the functionality of a site called eGroups.com with a precursor community platform called Yahoo Clubs to launch Yahoo Groups. Since then, …

Whatsapp

Logo WhatsApp Messenger – whatsapp.com – is a freeware, cross-platform, and end-to-end encrypted instant messaging application for smartphones. It also incorporates a feature called status, which allows users to upload photos and videos to a 24-hours-lifetime feed that, by default, are visible to all contacts. Key Links whatsapp.com download web.whatsapp.com – To see whatsapp on …

YouTube Music

Logo YouTube Music music.youtube.com Wikipedia: YouTube Music is a music streaming service and mobile app developed by YouTube; it provides a tailored interface for the service oriented towards music streaming, allowing users to browse through songs and music videos on YouTube based on genres, playlists, and recommendations. The service also offers a premium tier, which …

Instagram

Logo One of the tools on the social web, Instagram instagram.com is a popular photography sharing website. Initial release: October 6, 2010 Also see: #instagrammable Instagrammable Key Links instagram.com @instagram Examples instagram.com/planeta Instagram Faves Quotes The Instagrammability of a destination is apparently now the number one motivation for booking a holiday for millennials. Is it …

Start Slideshow

Poster Start Slideshow Great hack(?): Open Apple TV, select and start a music option of your choice – say Radio Paradise – then open Flickr, login, and select the albums or faves of your choice. To be honest, we have not found Flickr that engaging in the past ten years, but perhaps 2020 Flickr Renaissance …

Flickr Links

Photo: Stars Links related to Flickr Is it time for a 2020 Flickr Renaissance? We’re in for this coming year, starting with the start slideshow option on old school Apple TV. New Start Slideshow What is Flickr? – Flickr is a website that allows users to store, sort, search and share photos online. When it …

Digital Literacy Quiz

Poster Planeta.com’s Digital Literacy Quiz – planeta.com/digital-literacy-quiz – is used in tandem with our workshops and February’s Responsible Travel Week. It’s part of our internal effort of cyber housekeeping that we share with friends. Participants score their performances. Suggestions are welcome. The quiz and related handouts can be used and shared freely in classrooms and …