In Instagram’s case, the mobile phone-only usecase, standardized square format, limited set of filters and editing tools made it super simple to edit and share images. Fewer decisions. Easier to scan and consume. Lower variability in format and structure. The focus is on the subject and the message.
A bit like memes. Fake art, real messages. The Filter Future
Get To Know Your Tumblarians Tuesday: FAVORITE ANIMAL GO
Need I say more?
Sheep. Because of wool.
Particularly, Bluefaced Leicester sheep.
Semester by the numbers
Classes end today, so I can do my Spring 2013 Semester Information Literacy Statistics.
69 total formal infolit interactions
- 43 classes
- 26 one on one consultations
- 17 Communications
- 44 English
- 8 other departments
- 1 Faculty
- 2 Graduate
- 66 Undergraduate
- January 16
- February 22
- March 9
- April 21
- May: 1
13 interactions featured the iPad
I took a break from the Internet. It was good, and needed. The semester is winding down, and I have lots of thoughts on assessment and engaged teaching to share. But I’ll do that later. Right now I need to look at cat pics.