Monthly Archives: August 2010

Something to remember about news breaking on Twitter

I’ve been monitoring the Child Nutrition Reauthorization (CNR) status on Twitter because it seems like Twitter always knows about things before I do. It has something to do with the way a service like Twitter pushes information to you instead … Continue reading

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Interesting idea, IKEA

I know I’m not the only one who would rather eat glass than put together furniture from IKEA. But, that stuff fits our budget, and it’s not going to put itself together. Here’s a neat idea proposed by howcast and … Continue reading

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Activity theory–it’s not you, it’s me.

I’m worried that I don’t quite understand activity theory. I read Heather Canary’s article in which she uses activity theory to describe how decisions are made in public policy, and it’s really brilliant. I was so hoping that I could … Continue reading

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