Reid, A. (2011). Welcome to badge world. Digital Digs: An Archaeology of the Future. Retrieved from http://alex-reid.net/2011/09/welcome-to-badge-world.html
In his post “Welcome to Badge World,” Reid (2011) raised some issues of concern with digital badges, such as the commodification of learning experiences (i.e., equating learning strictly with income) and the costs that would be associated with earning badges.