Libraries on the Social Web

Signage: Local author collection Publisher’s Note: Apologies for messy format. Update in progress. Reveal on September 8 International Literacy Day Library = A building or room containing collections of books, periodicals, and sometimes films and recorded music for people to read, borrow, or refer to. Many libraries are forward-thinking, digitally literate and public-facing. Others are …

LinkedIn

Logo LinkedIn — linkedin.com — is a social web channel which allows members to maintain contact with colleagues trusted in business. Think of it as an online analog of the rolodex. Official Spin: “If you’re not tapping in, you’re missing out.” Tip: How to change your password on LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/psettings Privacy Settings https://www.linkedin.com/psettings/privacy Tip: Edit drafts https://www.linkedin.com/post/edit/drafts Questions What do …

Making the most of live and archived video

Buzzwords Among our challenges – digitizing old video tapes, movies, slides and presentations and weaving participant-made videos in today’s live events and conferences. This page is a special shoutout to organizers and participants featured and linked from Planeta.com. Request: let us know how to watch and encourage official and individual videos. Why Live Video Live …

Las Vegas Trends

Photo: DTLV (Changing frequently) Las Vegas Trends (July 20, 2017) #lvcouncil @tsegerblom and @CityOfLasVegas are Tweeting about this #OJSimpson 9,403 Tweets #ThursdayThoughts 3,915 Tweets #Apollo11 @RogueNASA is Tweeting about this #WhenFlyingWithAnnCoulter American Idol Ryan Seacrest is returning to host American Idol on ABC AlphaBay Burundi 3,842 Tweets Alex Bowman 1,433 Tweets Frequently Popular Hashtags #lvcouncil …

Wikispaces Says Farewell

This month (July 2018) Wikispaces discontinues its free and educational websites. Planeta.com Our thanks to the administrators and educators at Wikispaces for creating a useful tool. Our thanks to the editors who contributed so much. Planeta.com has used the wiki since 2006. We can transfer some of the content to Planeta.com, but the point of …

Making the most of Twitter

Photo: Pen Waggener, Old Media, New Message Soy los tuits que he leído (I am the tweets I have read) May 2018 News: Keeping your account secure When you set a password for your Twitter account, we use technology that masks it so no one at the company can see it. We recently identified a …

The world is a smartphone and those who do not travel use only one app

Poster A smartphone is a cellphone (mobile phone) that offers advanced computing ability and connectivity. The smartphone turns every walk into a potential photo safari. Should we call it a ‘phone?’ Embedded Tweets Press home to open pic.twitter.com/UUbEuL9pAM — Ron Mader (@ronmader) December 25, 2016 "I'm not really supposed to do this," says the Verizon …

Shadow Banning and Content Filtering on the Social Web

Announcement Washington, DC, July 17, 2018 – Not a grey hair in the US house gallery today. Right now on Twitter / Facebook / YouTube, livestreaming video from House Judiciary on the topic of social web channels Facebook, Google, Twitter and YouTube, newsfeeds, algorithms, hacking and shadow banning. Kudos to @HouseJudiciary for streaming ‘Facebook, Google …

Data Portability

Buzzwords Data Portability = allows individuals to obtain and reuse their personal data for their own purposes across different services without affecting its usability. Elsewhere on the Web https://ico.org https://gdpr-info.eu/art-20-gdpr/ https://datatransferproject.dev https://mashable.com/2018/07/20/google-facebook-twitter-microsoft-team-up-data-transfer-project.amp/ Wikipedia Data_portability Planeta.com Data https://planeta.com/data-links What is the Social Web?

Free Social Web Workshops in Henderson

Photo: Book Sale Thursday, July 12, 9-9:30am Paseo Verde Library and Coffeeshop Free Social Web Workshop for Friends of Henderson Libraries For those curious about social media, library friends’ friend Ron Mader leads a free, hands-on demonstration at the Paseo Verde Library. Bring your smartphone or tablet. Check in and share book sale goodness via …