"that set of people you'd call when you have a question"
instead of phoning, now I set up a shared connection and he fixes my computer
Wikipedia:, Personal learning environment, virtual learning environment, social medium, EQUAL your own PLN
Fischbowl, "what's new is the reach"
NASA Astronauts tweet
Q&A session from the space station
"do you know who this is?"
French conversation group
Creating an Online Personal Learning Network
PLN: Your Personal Learning Network Made Easy
Warlick's CoLearners: The Art & Technique of Personal Learning Networks
8 Ways To Build Your Personal Learning Network With Twitter, Google Plus, And More
PLENK (Personal Learning Environments Networks & Knnowledge)
being where other people are
Ning, Educator's PLN
More, Robin Good's Ning Alternatives Guide, 9 Free Ning Alternatives And Some Open Source Solutions
virtual worlds, Second Life, World of Warcraft, OpenQwaq / Teleplace, OpenSim, more
How do you know you have a quality PLN?
trolls, griefers, spammers
expert or just a loudmouth?