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The brilliant Clay Shirky explaining how social software and communication/coordinating tools in general helps to make love a renewable building material, and how Perl is like a 1300 year old Shinto shrine, aggregating caring into something stable and long-lasting. As usual, he is so right.
Created:Fri, 22 Feb 2008 21:22:08 GMT
I am a professional learner, employed as a Full Professor and Associate Dean, Learning & Assessment, at Athabasca University, where I research lots of things broadly in the area of learning and technology, and I teach mainly in the School of Computing & Information Systems. I am a proud Canadian, though I was born in the UK. I am married, with two grown-up children, and two growing-up grandchildren. We all live in beautiful Vancouver.