Martin Hawksey

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CFHE12 Analysis: Summary of Twitter activity
Martin Hawksey, JISC CETIS MASHe, Jan 10, 2013
In this post I want to pull together a couple of ideas around some of the measurable user activity generated as part of CFHE12. This will mainly focus around Twitter with some data from blog posts. I conclude that there are some simple opportunities to incorporate data from twitter into other channels, for example, summary of questions and retweets. Mon, 26 Nov 2012 14:22:00 +0000 [Comment]

CFHE12 Week 4 Analysis: Blog post comments (notes on comment aggregation for cMOOCs)
Martin Hawksey, JISC CETIS MASHe, Nov 05, 2012
A look at comment data around #cfhe12 with half an eye on cMOOC infrastructure to reliably collect comment data (my conclusion is to pull data from a blogs general comment feed and post process) Mon, 05 Nov 2012 15:21:10 +0000 [Comment]

Discovering TEL-Map Mediabase: Anyone else thinking cMOOC infrastructure?
Martin Hawksey, JISC CETIS MASHe, Nov 01, 2012
Twitter hasn't completely abolished 3rd party clients just yet. The text is the red circle is generated from the details a users/company submits when they create an application that uses the Twitter API. As part of the registration the user has to provide a url for the application. In this example 'TEL-Map Mediabase' redirects to [...] Thu, 01 Nov 2012 13:16:22 +0000 [Comment]

CFHE12 Week 3 Analysis: Exploring the Twitter network through tweets
Martin Hawksey, JISC CETIS MASHe, Oct 28, 2012
Taking an ego-centric approach to Twitter contributions to CFHE12 looking at how activity data can be extracted and used Sun, 28 Oct 2012 15:35:17 +0000 [Comment]

CFHE12 Week 2 Analysis: Data! Show me your data and I'll show you mine
Martin Hawksey, JISC CETIS MASHe, Oct 22, 2012
What data is available around CFHE12? In this post I look at data feeds available from CFHE12, see what we can get and suggest some alternative ways of getting the data and pulling it in to other services for analysis. Finally I highlight the issues with collecting participant feeds filtered by tag/category/label Sun, 21 Oct 2012 22:06:07 +0000 [Comment]

CFHE12 Week 1 Analysis: Twitter isn't so massive
Martin Hawksey, JISC CETIS MASHe, Oct 14, 2012
As I mentioned in Filtering a Twitter hashtag community for questions and responses I've been asked to do some analysis of the Current/Future State of Higher Education (CFHE12) course. Week 1 has mainly been about creating a toolchain that makes it easier to hit a button and get some insight. The focus has mainly been [...] Mon, 15 Oct 2012 01:28:26 +0000 [Comment]

Any Questions? Filtering a Twitter hashtag community for questions and responses OPENBLOCKsituational awarenessCLOSEBLOCK #CFHE12
Martin Hawksey, JISC CETIS MASHe, Oct 09, 2012
I believe a key aspect of cMOOCs is how they agregrate content. In this post a present a new tool I created which extracts possible questions tweeted in a hashtag community, agregregating some of the responses and providing an interface to mkae it easy for others in the community respond. Tue, 09 Oct 2012 12:55:10 +0000 [Comment]

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