Google Links

Lingo Cards (Some rights reserved) What would insiders like others know about Google? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: Google I/Oio.google2022Live Blog – Verge Google Knowledge GraphHow Google’s Knowledge Graph works Wikipedia: The Google Knowledge Graph is a knowledge base used by Google and its services to enhance its search engine’s results with …

Twitter Links

Logo What would the Twitter literate like others to know about the platform? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesTwitter CEO: ‘We need to be prepared for all scenarios’Elon and the Twitter quitters – VoxWhy Twitter Is Unlikely To Become The ‘Digital Town Square’ Elon Musk EnvisionsTwitter change leaves huge gaps in websitesWhat …

City Nature Challenge

Artwork Attention biodiversity and citizen science fans, please turn on your phones, download the requisite apps, and take some photos on self-guided and community nature walks. City Nature Challenge returns around the globe at the bottom of April and top of May. Get outside! Hashtags: #CityNatureChallenge #RetoNaturaListaUrbano Key [email protected] The challenge takes place in two …

Twitter

Logo In the pantheon of the social web, Twitter – twitter.com – allows users to publish short messages. Twitterers can post their tweets across devices and computers. In 2022 we might be facing Twitter fatigue. The buyout from Elon Musk signals a change of direction – one path with the site slipping into MySpace obsolescence, …

iNaturalist

Logo Among our fave apps that help identify plants and and animals: Seek and iNaturalist. Key Linksinaturalist.orgvideo [email protected] Questions What are the differences between the inaturalist and seek apps? – iNaturalist: The species included in Seek are based entirely on photos and identifications made by the global iNaturalist community, so the Seek camera will work …

Timestamp

Lingo Cards (Some rights reserved) Timestamp = current time of an event recorded by a computer Why it’s important – A timestamp directs a viewer or listener to a particular soundbite. An hour-long conversation may be interesting, but we’d like to direct attention to the specific bits – the explanations or smart chatter. Adventures in …

Facebook

Screenshot Facebook – facebook.com – is an oft controversial social web network in which there is no single ‘home’ page but members / users / viewers / friends see different configurations of posts displayed via algorithms calculated to monetize attention for the company and its advertisers. On the positive side, Facebook shares prompts for the …

Digital Literacy Quiz

Poster Planeta.com’s Digital Literacy Quiz – planeta.com/digital-literacy-quiz builds on early presentations in the late 1990s/early 200s: upgrading your world. addressed to practitioners and allies of eco / conscious / regenerative / responsible / sustainable lifestyles and travel. The quiz is maintained to assist friends with the ever changing digital platforms for communication and collaboration. The …

Email

Lingo Cards (Some rights reserved) Email = Electronic mail EssayA humble suggestion. Let’s use email more wisely. Personally, I check it weekly (Thursdays-Fridays), finding the endless announcements and mailing lists from friends and complete strangers tiresome, the spam and junk mail irritating (even if goes to a junk mail folder, why am I receiving this …

Mexico Twitter

Illustration (Some rights reserved) We are listening and learning by way of Mexico A Twitter List allows us to curate local accounts and voices with varied backgrounds and audiences. Presenting our Mexico Twitter List: A Twitter List by planetanews Government and [email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected] Foreign Diplomats in [email protected] Media / [email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@DuncanTucker [email protected]@[email protected]@dizhsanabani [email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]_UK Planeta.com