Tag: TED

This is an archive of the 2013 version of ocTEL.

finding (and using) resources #ocTEL week 4

I choose to look for resources relating to distributive justice and healthcare, since I’ll be teaching on this topic in a couple of weeks. I looked on Merlot (as an example of an educational resource bank) and TED (as an example of a more open-ended repository), since I’d not used …

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Bursting (filter) bubbles

I didn’t know about filter bubbles till last week.  I have clearly been existing in a happy bubble unaware of the potential implications of Google’s algorithms generating / tailoring a reality just for me.  I do like all the personalization that comes with Google now but hadn’t really thought about potential flip-sides.  Nothing like a […]

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