Media

Buzzwords Media = The means of communication, as radio and television, newspapers, magazines, and the Internet, that reach or influence people widely Plural of medium Recommended Listening Is the media making American politics worse? Headlines Media Bubbles Aren’t The Biggest Reason We’re Partisans Planeta.com The Value of Communication = El Valor de la Comunicación Journalism Improving …

Pony Express

Photo: BLM Nevada, 50th Anniversary In 1860 from St. Joseph, Missouri, to Sacramento, California the Pony Express could deliver a letter faster than ever before. Today the Pony Express National Historic Trail celebrates this achievement on the 50th anniversary of the trails. Hashtag: #FindYourWay Key Links https://www.nps.gov/poex/index.htm https://www.nps.gov/oreg/planyourvisit/follow-the-trail.htm https://www.nps.gov/poex/learn/historyculture/index.htm https://www.nps.gov/poex/learn/photosmultimedia/mobile-tours-and-apps.htm https://www.nps.gov/poex/planyourvisit/places-to-go.htm https://www.flickr.com/photos/134389515@N06/sets/72157667680944016/ https://www.facebook.com/PonyExpressNPS https://twitter.com/NTIRNPS Elsewhere …

Tone-deaf

Adjectives Just as a literally tone-deaf person is unable to comprehend the differences between musical notes, a metaphorically tone-deaf person is unable to comprehend the different facets/nuances of a given situation. – English Stack Exchange Ohio State Football (2018) https://www.si.com/college-football/2018/09/27/ohio-state-football-silence-tweet-graphic-penn-state https://www.msn.com/en-us/sports/ncaafb/it%e2%80%99s-tough-to-be-more-tone-deaf-than-ohio-state-promoting-their-game-against-penn-state-with-a-%e2%80%9csilence%e2%80%9d-graphic/ar-BBNCBTr Planeta.com The Value of Communication = El Valor de la Comunicación Empathy Listen

Talanoa

Buzzwords Talanoa (“talk” or “discussion” in Fijian, Samoan and Tongan) is a Pacific Island form of dialogue that brings people together to share opposing views without any predetermined expectations for agreement. Talanoa participants set the parameters for their discussions: inclusion, reconciliation and mutual respect. – David Robinson and Kayt Robinson, Pacific ways of talk – …

Landline

Buzzwords Landline = a conventional telecommunications connection by cable laid across land, typically either on poles or buried underground Headlines landline-phones-in-the-united-states Embedded Tweets #Infographic shows that landline phones are a dying breed. When was the last year you lived in a house with a landline? I had landline phones (which I didn't use) in various …

Open Journalism

Buzzwords Open journalism is a reworking of ‘citizen journalism‘ and we are taking this notion as a cornerstone idea for how to engage with Planeta readers. Planta.com seeks reader (aka the audience) feedback and our best features are invariably the result of collaboration. Are there ways to step up these efforts? If open journalism is to …

Hyperconnectivity

Buzzwords Hyperconnectivity = use of multiple means of communication, such as email, instant messaging, telephone, face-to-face contact and social web channels. International Museum Day 2018 Hyperconnectivity is a term invented in 2001 to design the multiple means of communication we have today, such as face-to-face contact, email, instant messaging, telephone or the Internet. This global …

Can you make a playlist?

Roofdog: Can you make a playlist? Can you make a playlist? Continuing our gamification 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 / …