Creative Disturbance (Big Data Big Dreams)
(Re)solving big problems-One Petabyte at a Time!

Catch the wave of 'active hope' by learning how big data is helping save our planet...Celebrating Earth Day 2015, we talk about what others are doing now and what you can do in your own daily practice or imagined projects.

Direct download: Nix_ResolvingBigProblems1.mp3
Category:Big Data Big Dreams -- posted at: 12:30am CDT

Using Big Data to Make Big - and Little - Decisions

Dr Ellen Wagner joins vTapestry to continue the conversation from Online Educa Berlin 2014 about whether or not big data is corrupting education. Learn how big data can be used (in context) to drive evidence-based decisions at home, at play, and at work. You might be surprised at who is rating/grading you - and why!

Direct download: BD_Using_Big_Data_to_Make_Big_-_and_Little_-_Decisions.mp3
Category:Big Data Big Dreams -- posted at: 12:30am CDT

Why Big Dreamers Need to Know About Big Data

Meet your "Big Dreams? Big Data!" co-hosts and learn what ‘big data’ means to them – and, more importantly, why it matters to you!

vTapestry is a partnership between Christine Maxwell and Rebekah Nix dedicated to creating and delivering high-quality development tools and resources to support professionals in meeting the diverse challenges presented by a global community. vTapestry's combined expertise and experience in technology, education and publishing lend a unique capacity for realizing the potential of innovative ideas that lead to real-world solutions.

Direct download: Big_Dreams_Big_Data.mp3
Category:Big Data Big Dreams -- posted at: 9:16am CDT