Mainstreaming

Buzzwords Mainstreaming = To bring something into the prevailing current of thought, influence or activity One of the frustrations withing conservation culture is the dissonance between championing the broader awareness and mainstreaming of local and technical issues with the conversation taking place behind closed doors. There’s little understanding of how to connect with locals. Mainstreaming requires …

Cryptocurrency

Lingo Cards Cryptocurrency = a digital currency in which encryption techniques are used to regulate the generation of units of currency and verify the transfer of funds, operating independently of a central bank Also see: bitcoin, cryptoconservation, cryptomining Recommended ListeningCryptocurrencies and blockchain – Cryptocurrencies enable us to transfer money with no fees and no bank, instantly. …

Blockchain

Lingo Cards Blockchain = Distributed database that maintains a continuously growing list of data records that are hardened against tampering and revision, even by operators of the data store’s nodes. The most widely known application of a block chain is the public ledger of transactions for cryptocurrencies used in Bitcoin. – Wikipedia Hashtag: #blockchain HeadlinesEdward Snowden Explains …

Buzzword Bingo

Buzzwords Are we going to use these weasel words to be insightful, provide meaning, or are we going to be that person who uses buzzwords to show off using buzzwords? Our collection of Buzzword Bingo spotlights colorful slang and new words chosen to educate and inspire. Down with the tedious weasel words and up with …

Buzzwords Links

Poster Keen on learning new lingo? Our collection of Buzzword Bingo spotlights colorful slang and new words chosen to educate and inspire. Down with the tedious weasel words and up with new lingo! The following is our crack at a collection of key words and idioms, mostly in English but with a smattering of Afrikaans, …

Buzzwords

Buzzwords Buzzword = a word or phrase, often an item of jargon, that is fashionable at a particular time or in a particular context FlickrBuzzword Bingo Headlineshttps://nonprofitquarterly.org/fellowship-program-elevates-leadership-of-social-justice-fundraisers/ Garbage Language Why do corporations speak the way they do? Planeta.com

Buzzword Bingo 2019

Buzzwords 2019 What are your favorite words of 2019? We are curating our annual collection of new words, old classics, and the inbetween, that came to attention / usefulness in 2019. Image: Arrokoth, photo from NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft Buzzwords have the attribution-sharealike license. If you use them, please make attributions. Flickr2019 Album Buzzword Bingo …

Read Write Culture

Poster Read Write Culture = Permissive of efforts to improve upon, change, integrate, or otherwise remix the work of others Translating: Read Write Culture Spanish: Cultura de leer / escribir Swedish: Läsa/skriva kulturen Elsewhere on the Web Great NZ Remix & Mashup Competition http://www.worldchanging.com/archives/004864.html http://www.lessig.org/blog/2006/01/the_readwrite_internet.html http://pool.abc.net.au/projects/hybrid-call-collaboration Quotes Creation always involves building upon something else. There …