Category Archives: 2014

2014 Buzzwords

What were your favorite new words in 2014? Buzzword Bingo 2014 from ron mader Keen on learning new lingo? Web: Barn Raising, Emoji, Endorsement, Flipboard, Hack, Influence, Kickstand, Mute, Net Neutrality, Second Screen, Show Notes, Slideshare, Uber, Unselfie, Upvote, Virtual … Continue reading

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2014 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here's an excerpt: A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 5,000 times in 2014. If it were a NYC subway … Continue reading

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Bleak Week for Australia’s Bush Telegraph #ABCcuts

I first started listening to Australia’s Radio National in 2006 as I prepared to deliver a keynote address at the 2007 Aboriginal Tourism Australia conference. I spent a year listening to this radio network to get some insights into what … Continue reading

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Exploring the Sharing Economy

Personally, I am perplexed by the ‘sharing economy.’ Some of these services are wonderful old-school transactions, the kind of trading that makes visiting traditional markets such a worthwhile experience. Some of it is unabashed, materialistic selfishness. The sharing economy shares … Continue reading

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The Ciclovía Comes to Henderson: Stroll-N-Roll

Today in Henderson, Nevada Have your own photos of cycling and ciclovías? Please share them in the Yes More Bicycles = Si Más Bicicletas Group

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Ecohack

EcoHack is a global event, with simultaneous hackathons in Sydney, Nairobi, New York City, Madrid, Cambridge, U.K, Washington, D.C and San Francisco. From the start in Sydney until the end in San Francisco, this hackathon will run for nearly 50 … Continue reading

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Challenges for the World Parks Congress

Sydney, Australia – This week the 6th IUCN World Parks Congress will be held at the Sydney Olympic Park November 12-19. How to evaluate the 2014 World Parks Congress? More than a year ago I developed a series of goals … Continue reading

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