Tuesday, October 27, 2009

Read "Changing the World" by Bob Herbert, OP-ED NYT. Citizens with sense of mission... can make a profound difference.

Saturday, October 24, 2009

Read Andrew C. Revkin's objective article about 350.org campaign to reduce CO2. RT @revkin: http://j.mp/350nyt (via @timoreilly)
Viewed video - Google's Twitter Announcement at Web 2 - RT @johnbattelle:
http://bit.ly/g5YE2 (via @timoreilly)
Explored Wordnik.com - for fans of words & their meaning. RT@wordnik: http://www.wordnik.com/
(via @timoreilly) http://tr.im/CTEw

Thursday, October 22, 2009

Previewing - ESRI Brings GIS to the Public with Mapping for Everyone Web Site (via Geocomm.com) http://ping.fm/GB3Le

Wednesday, October 21, 2009

Reviewed workshop info for Citizen generated data & imagery & Google Earth & Maps for environmental & disaster relief.

Tuesday, October 20, 2009

Viewing Web2 (WEb Squared Summit site. Oct 20-22. http://ping.fm/VGvPU
Viewed on Slideshare "Top 5 Web Trends of 2009" State of the Web Sept 09 by Read Write Web.
RT @createthegood What an awesome page @iparticipate! http://bit.ly/J069z (Search volunteer opportunities)
RT @ createthegood YEAH! RT: @americanrivers is teaming up with AARP to help people organize river cleanups http://tiny.cc/7cdor

Sunday, October 18, 2009

Read Bono "Rebranding America"- largest Navy, fastest Air Force & fittest strike force - Might is not right.
Read Bono "Rebranding America"-greatest planetary threats: extreme poverty, extreme ideology & extreme climate change.
Read MichaelMoore.com "Get Off Obama's Back...." We all need to be proactive and push positive agenda to wimpy congress
Viewed "Visualizing the U.S. Electric Grid" & Power Sources, Plants, Solar, Wind. via NPR.

Friday, October 16, 2009

RT @WiserEarth If you can't be at @Bioneers you can watch parts online: http://bit.ly/1CNUqP #bioneers #fb (via @JoeyShepp)
RT @Encyclopedia of Life : What Facebook apps should we add to this page? We're all ears...

Thursday, October 15, 2009

RT @whitehouse FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski introduces the Open Internet blog. Go & discuss: http://bit.ly/3ftkAq

Wednesday, October 14, 2009

"Create the Good" by AARP /Do-it-Yourself Toolkits to help create good opportunities in your community.
Arianna Huffington - Announcing HuffPost Impact: Where News Turns into Action.

Tuesday, October 13, 2009

GOP Senator Olympia Snowe will vote "yes" on Senate Finance Panel Health Care Bill.
Viewing "Live Blogging the Finance Panel Discussion on Health Care Bill" Vote expected this afternoon.

Monday, October 12, 2009

Read "Our Global Ponzi Economy" by Lester R. Brown. - Natural resource exploitation not sustainable since 1980?http://ping.fm/LDnwd
Read "The Other Inconvenient Truth: The Crises in Global Land Use"- Massive Ecological impact is being ignored.

Sunday, October 11, 2009

Do I have this right? US has by far the most expensive health care, highest prison population, CO2 emissions, Military spending What else?
RT @timoreilly RT @japansen: support [Senator] Jim Webb's prison reform campaign! http://bit.ly/X4UzC
Shocking US prison population graph compared to other countries. (via @timoreilly @philipkd)

Saturday, October 10, 2009

Read Lawrence Lessig article "Against Transparency"-naked vs. targeted govt. transparency & publicly funded elections
Watched Clay Shirky TED video - on institutions vs. collaboration - changing the way society works.
Watched Clay Shirky TED video - Social media- Facebook, Twitter, TXTs help citizens make history, changing politics.

Saturday, October 03, 2009

is a member of Project Budburst- A Citizen Science Network. Fall phenology observations. http://ping.fm/IRYkV
Read About the Central Jersey Invasive Species Strike Team: Citizen volunteers learn to map & eradicate weeds.
Watched "Video: 3.5% of Google Wave Explained" / by Epipheo Studios/ what it is - and potential use case for Wave.
Watched great PEIR video- online mobile phone tool to explore and share your environmental impacts and exposure.
Web page with 360 degree panoramas and video showing Truckee River Restoration and changes from 2004 to 2007.
We produced a "Full Screen" HD interactive panorama showing Cottonwood restoration efforts near Reno NV in 2007. http://ping.fm/shZ7g
We produced a 2007 Cottonwood restoration/education video near Reno, NV. http://ping.fm/GRTNc
Boise's cottonwood forest is in decline. (via Tim Woodward) affecting river ecology. http://ping.fm/h9DLF

Thursday, October 01, 2009

Interested in learning about the new "Google Wave" communication platform? (via Mashable.com-The Social Media Guide)
Tell @BarackObama: We need you to lead the fight for the #publicoption. http://bit.ly/1JXL1r Pls sign & RT (from @openleft & @credomobile)