Wikipedia Day

Poster Wikipedia Day is January 15. In 2019 Wikipedia turns 18, meaning an entire generation has grown up entirely in the Wikipedia era. Wikipedia was launched January 15, 2001. Embedded Tweets 🎂 Wikipedia is 18 today!All of our children have grown up entirely in the Wikipedia era: https://t.co/i03QckWm1n#WikipediaDay — BBC Radio 4 (@BBCRadio4) January 15, …

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 confuses me are the protocols of adding or not adding a link to one’s website, of adding or not adding information about …

YouTube

Logo YouTube – https://www.youtube.com –  is a video-sharing website, created by three former PayPal employees in February 2005 and owned by Google since late 2006, on which users can upload, view and share videos. Key Links youtube.com youtube.com/new

Apps

Photo: Woven Case, Veronica Lazo Mendoza Apps = Applications Special shoutout and thanks to Veronica Lazo Mendoza for weaving my first case for an iphone/ipod (photo). July 2018 was the 10th anniversary of the app store. It’s hard to believe that our mobile phone-camera-computers’ source of iconic … icons is completing a first decade. Hasn’t …

WordPress

Logo WordPress – wordpress.org – is the platform for this website. And to mix metaphors, it is also the current mystery box we are currently unpacking. There is a brand new version of WordPress called Gutenberg. Gutenberg Key Links https://wordpress.org https://dailypost.wordpress.com/blogging-university Questions How often do administrators have to log in? #tk How do I install …

Flickr Faves

Poster We are looking forward to seeing how the freshly revamped Flickr photography site – https://www.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 favorite accounts – the ones that continue to tell stories …

#MeToo

Hashtags The Me Too movement (or “#MeToo“, with local alternatives in other languages) spread virally in October 2017 as a hashtag used on social media to help demonstrate the widespread prevalence of sexual assault and harassment, especially in the workplace. – Wikipedia Recommended Listening Esteemed Australian scientist at the centre of a sexual harassment investigation …

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 https://web.whatsapp.com – To see whatsapp on your …

Livestream

Logo Livestream – livestream.com – is a video live streaming platform that allows customers to broadcast live video content using a camera and a computer through the Internet, and viewers to play the content via the web, iOS, Android, Roku, and the Apple TV. Key Links livestream.com 2019 https://livestream.com/internetsociety/wikidaynyc2019/videos/185803949 Faves https://livestream.com/cityoflasvegas i-filmscience Misc NASA’s future …