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Radio and the Web, 2001

Doc Searls

Here goes… Blast from the past. Lujack later became a legend on Chicago radio. Seen The Sopranos on HBO? The Summer of ’63 was the peak.

Strategy & Business Lists Hard Facts Among Decade's 10 Most.

Bob Sutton

Strategy and Business just released a list of the 10 "most significant books" published between 2001 and 2010.  2001 Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap.and Others Don’t , by Jim Collins   2002 Execution: The Discipline of Getting Things Done , by Larry Bossidy and Ram Charan. Bob Sutton. Search.

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The Great Decoupling of the US Economy

Andy McAfee

By the time of the 2001 recession, median income was lagging behind pretty badly. So how have we actually been doing in the US?

How Arthur C. Clarke almost 50 years ago accurately predicted our world of global distributed work

Ross Dawson

Arthur C. In this fantastic segment from a BBC broadcast in 1964 he confidently makes two predictions, one absolutely accurate, one completely wrong.

Ya, I Cry at Work. Do You?

Dan Pontefract

2001 – I had to let someone go while working at BCIT. Last Friday night, I sat down at home with the family to watch a film. Do you cry at work?

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What Should We Think of Machines that Think?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Enough already with the science fiction and the movies, Star Maker , Blade Runner , 2001 , Her , The Matrix , The Borg. ”  . But wait! 

Taste illusions

Mind Hacks

This is one of my favourites. The error of localizing the odors coming from food as originating in the mouth has been termed the olfactory illusion.

mLearncon

Jay Cross

For example, here’s my report on Elliott’s TechLearn 2001. And here’s my review of Online Learning 2001. Hooray!

Talent Development Isn’t Just About Training

Dan Pontefract

That’s an example of a name change gone terribly awry. To be clear, this is not an example of Consignia or Royal Mail. Consignia.

More Reflections on SharePoint and Picking Technology | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

feature is something that makes a tool usable. ) For example, a wiki is a tool. These are examples of features. My folders. Your folders.

The 9 kinds of context that will define contextual search

Ross Dawson

One example she gave was a menu when you’re in a particular restaurant. One of the many topics I discussed was the rise of contextual search.

Nonprofits Need To Nurture the Next Generation of New Leaders

Beth Kanter

From 2001 – 2011, nonprofit growth represented 25% of economic growth; and for-profits? Here’s an example that hit close to home.

The Back Channel and the Rule of Threes

Jay Cross

For example, here’s my take on TechLearn 2001. It’s a law of nature. There are always three things. Trust me on this. Middle.

My New Cheese – Lead Social Business Enabler for IBM’s w3 and www Connections

Luis Suarez

This is it! The moment of truth! The wait is over. The long hiatus of silence is now a thing of the past. The truly mind-blowing one. Bring it on!

Building success in the future of work: T-shaped, Pi-shaped, and Comb-shaped skills

Ross Dawson

For example, I spent many years working in financial and capital markets. There is then a balance to strike. What do you think?

Introducing Future Perfect

Steven Berlin Johnson

In the spring of 2001, I was finishing up the final chapter of my second book, Emergence: The Connected Lives Of Ants, Brains, Cities, and Software. And the more I looked, the more examples I found of this new view of social change in the world, and not just in the decentralized protest movements of Occupy and Arab Spring. Books

Beyond Free ? Open Learning in a Networked World

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Self-archiving''s time," wrote Harnad in a later presentation (Harnad, 2001) "has yet to come 20 years later." Show us one example."

Digital Technologies for 21st Century Democracy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The Club de Madrid is an independent, non-profit organization of 80 democratic former Presidents and Prime Ministers from 56 different countries founded in 2001.  For example, the plenary panel I was part of included Olusegun Obasanjo , President of Nigeria from 1999 to 2007 and Alejandro Toledo , President of Peru from 2001 to 2006. 

Using Social Media Internationally: How Not To Get Lost in Translation

Beth Kanter

For example, there are many differences between US and UK English. Flickr Photo by John K. Hands up who’s got a Twitter follower from Japan?

You are the Collective Wisdom of both Strong & Weak Ties

Dan Pontefract

2001)). See Kirkpatrick posts one and two for both comedic relief and testament to the aforementioned. Cross, Rob. 50 Issue 11, p1477-1490.

What blogging was

David Weinberger

For example, the blogosphere (remember when that was word?) as I knew it didn’t count LiveJournal as a blogging service, I think because it wasn’t “writerly” enough, and because of demographic differences that themselves reflect several other biases. Fellow Hours are private. No, this is not ironic.) Presence.

The Future of AI: a Ubiquitous, Invisible, Smart Utility

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Our increasingly smart machines are now being applied to activities that not long ago were viewed as the exclusive domain of humans.  or chess. 

Scaling Up Excellence: The Problem of More

Bob Sutton

example, when entrepreneurs talk about it, they are usually struggling. For example, when leaders of much larger organizations talk about.

Open Education, MOOCs, and Opportunities

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

This movement predates the development of the world wide web in 1994, as seen for example in the Gutenberg Project, an open access archive of public domain works of classic literature. For example, by providing credentials to remote systems (using technology such as OAuth), it can eliminate the need to register at multiple services.

On marketing’s terminal addiction to personal data fracking and bad guesswork

Doc Searls

the days of having a different image for your work friends or coworkers and for the other people you may know are probably coing to an end pretty quickly… Having two identities for yourself is an example of a lack of integrity.”. mail Metrics. Clickstream Data. PPC ( Pay Per Click ). SEO Data. Social Media. Marketing History. Ad Impressions.

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Google Plus – One Social Networking Tool to Rule Them All

Luis Suarez

And I guess the experience has been somewhat rather positive so far, because a few days later, I’m still there , having a blast. Even for us.

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Foradian Technologies Interview

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

recently mentioned the example of Chris Hadfield, the Canadian astronaut who employed social media to share his experience of commanding the International Space Station. Questions 1. Please introduce yourself to our readers. I am a researcher for Canada’s National Research Council, the federal government scientific agency.

Open Business – From Adoption into Adaptation

Luis Suarez

And this is the best part, frankly, I am not really too sure we are ready for it just yet. In fact, quite the opposite. Social Business Mandates.

The Rise of MOOCs

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

There is even essay-marking software - Wired covered it in 2001 [link] (my coverage [link] ). The content could be very different - the AI course, for example, could have opted for very different content, or it can get away (as it did) with quickly-created hand-drawn videos and lessons. But it won't happen.

How Do You Know When the Market is Ready? Skype, Video Calls, and UCD’s Shortcomings

Adaptive Path

According to Stanley Kubrick, we would be using them by 2001: But, no matter how many products were bought to market, it just didn't click.

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Singularity University

Jay Cross

It’s the light show that crops up in the journey to the future in the movie 2001. It’s chaos. Doesn’t exactly roll off the tongue.

BBC Column: The psychology of the to-do list

Mind Hacks

Ten years after the book was first published in 2001, scientific research caught up with the productivity guru, and it revealed exactly why his system is so popular – and so effective. My latest column for BBC Future. The original is here. In this respect, David Allen’s book Getting Things Done is a phenomenon. Reasoning

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Social Business Begins by Unleashing Your Business Talent

Luis Suarez

the huge amount of hidden talent of your workforce by empowering them to make best use of social software tools! That’s right!

Strategic positioning in the flow economy: 3 action steps

Ross Dawson

While the examples I used in the book are now a little dated, the strategic concepts are still absolutely relevant. Define your space. 2.

Bring on The Live Web

Doc Searls

For example, we could search in real time, but search engine indexes were essentially archives, no matter how often they were updated.

[berkman] Dries Buytaert

David Weinberger

He begins by recounting his early days as the inventor of Drupal , in 2001. ” For example, “content will find us,” AKA “mobile or contextual information.” NOTE: Live-blogging. Getting things wrong. Missing points. Omitting key information. Introducing artificial choppiness. Over-emphasizing small matters.

Has the Economic Meltdown & 9/11 Impacted our Definition of Teams?

Dan Pontefract

The chart below shows commercial airline traffic in terms of the number of passenger ‘enplanements’ between June, 2001 and June, 2011.

MOOC - The Resurgence of Community in Online Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The phenomenon of ''wrapped MOOCs'' will be described, and Downes will outline several examples of local support for global MOOCs. The implications for the French-speaking world of distance education will be considered, and Downes will outline strategies and examples of the use of MOOCs to promote linguistic diversity. What is a MOOC?

Job Creation and America's Future

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The jobless recovery periods are now significant longer - 15 months after the 1990-91 recession, 39 months after the 2001 recession, and in all likelihood, it will take more than 60 months for employment to recover, while GDP reached its precession level in December of 2010. But simply employing a nation’s people is not enough.

Japan’s nuclear crisis could be foreseen – a view from 19 years ago

Ross Dawson

Of vital concern to Australia is the example which Japan is setting to other Asian economies. These new plants will enable Japan to expand its production of nuclear energy by 59% from 30 gigawatts (GW) last year to more than 48GW in 2001, bringing it to more than 22% of energy generation. shock (the recent earthquake was 8.9).