Twitter Updates for 2012-09-11

@coursera update: "There might still be small residual issues…but by and large, we expect connectivity to have been restored to students." # For #gamification12 students: I've extended the hard deadline for homework quiz 2 due to today's GoDaddy outage. # 11 years. #neverforget # Remembering 9/11 is painful. Thinking about how America has torn itself apart since then may be more so. But we must move forward. # Sorry for ...

Twitter Updates for 2012-09-10

Sorry, I can't do anything for localized tech problems or late submissions for #gamification12 Best suggestion is to post on the forums. # Almost 13,000 of the 76,000 registered students in #gamification12 (17%) submitted written assignment 1. Many more still watching videos. # @gzicherm @NicoleLazzaro Oddly (or perhaps not), 12,000 of the #gamification12 submissions said, "Just ask Gabe what to do!" # Do Our Gadgets Really Threaten Planes? – ...

Twitter Updates for 2012-09-09

RT @tomfriedman: "More than ever now, lifelong learning is the key to getting into, and staying in, the middle class." # Is there a more intellectual sport than contemporary American football? (I'm serious.) # @afilreis, good luck with #ModPo Coursera course starting on Monday! #

Twitter Updates for 2012-09-08

@amyjokim, who I interview later in the #gamification12 course, on "The Downside of Addictive Tech": # RT @barlow: "We are about to have a Presidential Executive Order that will change our [wireless] world" # I'm aware some #gamification12 students are incorrectly showing as no longer subscribed. I've notified Coursera tech staff. # We know many #gamification12 students incorrectly appear to be un-enrolled. It's a Coursera bug; their tech ...

Twitter Updates for 2012-09-07

But you're still super! RT @JPBarlow: Time names me one of 10 Super-Smart Musicians. Wrong on 2 counts, but whatever… # Creeping up on 10,000 Twitter followers. Not that I care…or that anyone would care about meaningless points and rankings, right? #

Twitter Updates for 2012-09-06

@bingfish Thanks again for doing the interview for my #gamification12 Coursera course! Students are viewing it now. #

Twitter Updates for 2012-09-05

Law prof Ed Rock named to lead Penn's open course initiatives, including Coursera. Good to see things get formalized. # According to Time magazine, @harrymccracken is taking my #gamification12 course. I'd better be on my game! #

Twitter Updates for 2012-09-04

Thx! You'll probably like the #openbadges reference this week. MT @dajbelshaw: Enjoying [#gamification12] *way* more than I thought I would! # Wharton Dean Tom Robertson: "As a business school, we want to be a go-between for politics and business." # My friend @alecjross, an Obama Administration visionary, talks to CSPAN about tech & foreign policy: # @ihearlights I try to respond to all personal emails, but I can't ...

Twitter Updates for 2012-09-03

@yagiz There *is* a subsection for study groups on the #gamification12 forums. It's a sub-forum under "Course Logistics." # You should take my course! MT @martinvars: Coursera an attractive way to attend best universities in the world online. # For students in my #gamification12 course, the second set of lectures, and the first written assignment, are now live. Have fun! # For those looking for the secret message in ...

Twitter Updates for 2012-09-01

@taispy My apologies. We used a pre-coded country list for that survey, and I didn't realize Taiwan was missing. #