Dec 04

Defining Human Week 4 #edcmooc

Last week we focused on what it was to be human.  After watching the videos and really thinking (way harder than I had thought I might) about it I came up with the decision that advertising, commercials, marketing, medicine, etc will always give us the utopian version of technology.  That’s their job. Continue reading

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Nov 26

Assimilated by the Borg?? No just humanizing technology….whew! #edcmooc

In week 3 I was convinced that I’ve been assimilated by the Borg.  I, of course, totally get that reference as my age allows me to reach deep into my past to remember my favorite humanization of technology.  The problem is that while I so very much appreciate the advances that technology allows us, I am old enough to hear myself starting to sound like my grandparents and the sentences almost always start with “Back in my day…… Continue reading

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Nov 18

Future of Technology #edcmooc

Future of Technology #edcmooc

In week 2 I made a bold decision….I decided I was concerned about the advertising of technology as “utopian”.  While I had no replies or feedback regarding my post last week (which discouraged me from posting additionally in the discussions) I DID decide that the videos we watched left me with a strong position of “indecision”. Continue reading

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Nov 09

Twitter was one technology too much for me….I…

Twitter was one technology too much for me….I thought I had it alllll under control.  I was that student with the “I want to be on top of it all” attitude that I now, in retrospect following reading the course guide, KNOW I should have read first AND adhered to. Continue reading

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