StumbleUpon

stumbleupon

What is it?

StumbleUpon is a social network that helps you discover unique and interesting things across the Web. It is basically a discovery engine of entertainment that recommends photography, art, humour, fashion, sports, technology and just about every other topic you can think of.

Navigating StumbleUpon feels like surfing a Web where every incoming WiFi wave feels tailor-made just for you. All you have to do is tell StumbleUpon a few things you like (and a couple things you don’t), and it will learn your preferences to start feeding you interesting content. 1

How to use it?

 

Educational Functions:

Maximize the power of your search engine with an added button that allows you to track your interests and likes. This page will help your students filter through internet data and locate relevant information easily.

Cognitive processes you could target with this tool:

Integration,  planning, monitoring, attending, encoding and meta-memory.

Get Started

To create an account in StumbleUpon, click here.

  1. Taken from https://smallbiztrends.com/2014/08/what-is-stumbleupon-how-do-i-use-it.html on 16 February, 2017.

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