Open Badges

So, I’ve been playing around with Open Badges, a “micro-credentialing protocol” — basically, a way of showing that someone has learned or done some specific thing. Think of it as a digital version of Boy Scout merit badges. Here’s the first one I earned, from a company called Concentric Sky, which puts out software to…

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Newsletter goodies

We publish two versions of our monthly (or so) newsletter, a paper version that goes through the USPS and an e-mail version that is distributed by MailChimp.  This month, we’re introducing this site to readers of our newsletter, and highlighting three articles. Here are direct links to them, for all you folks who came here…

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