Some assignments may be based on our Twitter feed.
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Due to privacy concerns, all Followers will be blocked. You don’t need a Twitter account to access this feed. Twitter is a social medium that is all about spreading information to as many people as possible. In class, you are expected to use this feed for information only.
We’re currently following:
AdFreak: This Twitter stream keeps you informed of both great and awful marketing efforts from around the world, adding a sharp commentary to go with it.
APTN: Aboriginal Peoples Television Network. A Canadian broadcast and cable television network. APTN airs and produces programs made by, for and about Aboriginal Peoples. It is noted as the first of its kind in the world and is based in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
APTNNews: News coverage on the whole story from an Aboriginal perspective.
CBCNews: Top stories, features and viewpoints from CBCNews.ca
CreativeOfBlog: Twitter feed for a company called Creativeoverflow who’s blurb says, “…is for Anything Creative. We encourage creativity through our professional online design magazine.”
Discovery: News and much more from Discovery Channel.
FPHLCC: First Peoples’ Heritage, Language & Culture Council. The mandate of the First Peoples’ Council is to assist B.C. First Nations in their efforts to revitalize their languages, arts and cultures.
MacWorld: Do I have to explain this one?
Mythbusters: Official Twitter for the TV show. Any airdates mentioned are American.
NovaPBS: Tweets from the long-running science show on PBS.
Lab_Teacher: Teacher Twitter account created for GW Digital only.
PCMag: PC Magazine. A long-time magazine that tries to be a complete guide to PC computers, peripherals and upgrades. They test and review computer- and Internet-related products or services.
Siggraph: All things SIGGRAPH: Association for Computing Machinery’s Special Interest Group on Graphics and Interactive Techniques.
TedTalks: The official feed for daily TEDTalks. Only new TEDTalks are posted on this feed. TED is a nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. It started out in 1984 as a conference bringing together people from three areas – Technology, Entertainment, Design. Since then, its scope has become even broader.
ThisIsSethsBlog: Seth Godin is a well-known and outspoken marketing expert. Founder of Squidoo.com, author of many books on marketing, and a popular business blogger. This is a retweet of his blog Seth Godin.
VanArts: Vancouver Institute of Media Arts offers training for animation, web development, photography, game art, acting, visual effects in Vancouver, Canada.
VFS: Vancouver Film School is Canada’s premier post-secondary entertainment arts institution (including animation) and one of the most distinguished in the world.