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Notes from 2004

Harold Jarche

I was listening to an interview with Steven Johnson on CBC Spark and he suggested that it’s a good practice to take regular notes (like my blog) but also important to review them regularly. I’ve gone through my 2004 posts, which was my first year of full-time blogging on this site, and here is what still remains interesting.

A Growing Backlash Against the Relentless Advances in Technology?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Complex Systems Economic Issues Education and Talent Innovation Management and Leadership Political Issues Society and Culture Technology and Strateg

How technology is transforming events

Ross Dawson

One of my speaking bureau just asked me to provide them with a few quick ideas on how technology is changing events, as one of their key clients is having an internal meeting to discuss their future use of technology in events. Business relationships Social networks Technology trendsVoting on content to be covered.

Education Technology Strategies - Day Two

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

So the Achieving Excellents has four major objectives: - achieving excellence - ensuring equity - promoting well-being - competence We''ve also been partnering with the Council of Directors of Educations (CODE - ''superintendants'') - this boosts what we know about technology and enabling innovations. How do we build on this? From 68%.

New Technology Supporting Informal Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Abstract We often talk about games, simulations and other events in learning, but these technologies support only episodic learning. Equally important are those technologies that provide a context for these learning episodes, an environment where students and interact and converse among themselves. 2004). 2004, November 10).

Separating advertising’s wheat and chaff

Doc Searls

In their landmark study, “The Waste in Advertising is the Part that Works” ( Journal of Advertising Research , December, 2004, pp.

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An Amazing Story About a Certified Asshole on This American Life.

Bob Sutton

Stanford Technology Ventures Program (STVP). Center for Work, Technology and Organization. Dorf & Byers: Technology Ventures. Bringing Creativity to Organizations| Bob Sutton|Stanford Technology Ventures. Bob Sutton. About Subscribe to this blogs feed Email Me Follow Me @ work_matters. Book Me For A Speech. Search. Again?

The Giant Zero

Doc Searls

Way back in 2004, I asked him to draw me the Internet, and that’s what he did. Future Geography Geology history infrastructure Internet IoT TechnologyMany years ago, Craig Burton shared the best metaphor for the Internet that I have ever heard, or seen in my head. He called it hollow sphere: a giant three-dimensional zero.

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human networks connect through empathy

Harold Jarche

The technology is available. We are only as good as our networks. Our decisions reflect the diversity of our networks. We just need the will.

“IT Doesn’t Matter” Ten Years Later

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

has entered the post-technology era.  It is not that technology itself no longer matters, he explained. 

The latest robots are virtually indistinguishable from people

Ross Dawson

When we look back at some of the earlier Geminoid robots (see videos at the bottom), it is amazing how far the technology has progressed.

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Thanks for the code

Harold Jarche

My self-hosted blog started in 2004 using the Drupal CMS and I later switched to WordPress , which made it much easier to manage. Technology

For personal data, use value beats sale value

Doc Searls

Business Future Ideas Personal Technology VRMShould you manage your  personal data  just so you can sell it to marketers? And just because somebody’s already buying it anyway, why not?) He writes, People have been willing to give away their data while the companies make money. Maybe a discounted vacation, or a cash payment.

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Can Innovation Continue to Drive Long-Term Economic Growth?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Productivity is generally driven by innovative ways of leveraging workers and resources through technological, organizational and policy advances.

Informal Learning Technology

Tony Karrer

There's a fantastic post by Stephen Downes - New Technology Supporting Informal Learning. So as you read this, keep in mind that Stephen was primarily talking about technology that can support a Formal Learning Event that heavily leverages Informal / Social Learning as it's primary mechanism. eLearning Technology.

are you prepared?

Harold Jarche

Major technological advances, like the printing press or the Internet, create economic volatility. This is no longer the norm. Are you prepared?

Seven years and 95 theses

Harold Jarche

2004 - Lee LeFever hits the nail on the head with this  Esse Quam Videre (to be rather than seem) post about weblogging in business. At them.

NB advanced learning technologies sector

Harold Jarche

If you read the Telegraph-Journal you’ll find my comments in today’s story, Technology solution must be industry led : Harold Jarche … who has long worked in the sector, authored two previous reports for government on advanced learning technologies and now consults largely outside New Brunswick, took issue with that suggestion.

Education, Technology and Myth

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Responding to Norm Friesen, E-Learning Myth #2: Technology Drives Educational Change In this post, various propositions have been collected under a single heading. From the text: It is often said or implied that technology or technological change impact education. So I conclude that technology changes education. will be?)

Bring on The Live Web

Doc Searls

Berkman Blogging Books Cluetrain Future Life Links Live Web Technology VRM infrastructureThe Web we had then was mostly a static one. No thanks.

Heads you win, tails you lose

Harold Jarche

Tags: Technology Work

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Google+ and the Unsettled World of Social Media

Andy McAfee

technologies is not yet anywhere near complete — we’ve not yet seen all the important innovations. Me, neither.

Money Doesn't Necessarily Buy Competitive Advantage

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

These include the ability to gain insights into customer needs and to understand the potential relevance of emerging technologies at the ideation stage, to engage actively with customers to prove the validity of concepts during product development, and to work with pilot users to roll out products carefully during commercialization.”

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SWITCH festival shows the power and potential of cross-industry collaboration

Ross Dawson

I first met Mark Zawacki when I did the opening keynote at the ANZA Technology Conference in Silicon Valley in 2004, and Mark was also a speaker at the event. Mark has since founded the highly-regarded corporate accelerator 650Labs , which helps leading global corporates to drive innovation.

A New Style of Work

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Tom himself made such a transition when in 2004 he left his position as the Silicon Valley reporter for the Financial Times to found Silicon Valley Watcher , one of the first journalists to leave a position with a major newspapers to make a living as a journalist blogger. In some ways, this is the way Hollywood has been working for decades. 

Organizations, work, and learning

Harold Jarche

They cover the main themes of organizations, work, and learning, that I have been discussing on this blog since 2004. Management in networks.

Site Redesign

Harold Jarche March 2004. Technology Work If this site is popular, it is because of the content, not the design. Feb 2007.

70:20:10 - Beyond the Blend

Charles Jennings

However, the incorporation of technology into learning or training delivery has given blended learning a boost. University of Salford, UK.

Enterprise 2.0 and Social Business are Hollow Shells without Democracy

Harold Jarche

Thomas Malone, in The Future of Work  (2004) envisaged four potential organizational models for the network era: Loose hierarchies.

Introducing Findings

Steven Berlin Johnson

blog post I had written about Devonthink in 2004 had included this little riff: The other thing that would be fascinating would be to open up these personal libraries to the external world. I have been dreaming about new tools that would help me capture what I was reading for almost as long I have been reading. It’s a social commonplace book.

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Hidden Wealth: Science, Technology and Services Innovation in the 21st Century

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

This excellent report represents the findings of a major study on the role of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) to innovation in the services sector.  It is one of the most comprehensive investigations of the impact of services innovation in the 21st century. Why is that? Not so with services.  This means it is very dif?cult

Reflections on the early days of social networking as LinkedIn reaches 100 million users

Ross Dawson

From there, Friendster was founded in 2002, LinkedIn and MySpace in 2003, and Facebook in 2004. In February 2004, the same month that Facebook launched, I gave a presentation on The Rise of Social Networking Technologies (incidentally the second presentation ever at the Innovation Bay network). Some have flourished.

Analysis and Support of MOOCs

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Indeed, you could attend one of our MOOCs from beginning to end without even visiting the platform, solely through the use of syndication technologies like RSS. My contributions to the Network Learning 'Hot Seat' addressing the question, "How do we analyse and support the networked interactions of thousands of people learning together?"

Irving Wladawsky-Berger: Some Thoughts on Multidisciplinary Innovation

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Irving Wladawsky-Berger A collection of observations, news and resources on the changing nature of innovation, technology, leadership, and other subjects. Home Archives Subscribe « Business Innovation and Storytelling | Main | Becoming an Innovation Leader – Is There More than One Style? This is not surprising. Why is it so difficult?

I Learned A Lot At My First-Ever F Up Nights

Dan Pontefract

” In 2004, Clayton was COO of a web development shop called Mercurial Communications. Don’t shoot the messenger! Todd Dunlop.

Is leadership an emergent property?

Harold Jarche

Ideas lead technology. Technology leads organizations. Tweet Note: this post is in early Beta. The ideology will come later.

Open Education, MOOCs, and Opportunities

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Reusable Learning Resources The initial development of online learning technology began at scale with the development of the learning management system (LMS) in the mid-1990s. SCORM 2004 remains the dominant learning resources specification in both the corporate and academic learning technology marketplace to this day. CCK11.

Irving Wladawsky-Berger: GIO 3.0 - The 2007 Global Innovation Outlook

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

EMPAC is described as "a place and a program where the arts challenge and alter our technology, and technology challenges and alters the arts."

Harold Jarche » Big Consulting Companies Jumping on Bandwagon 2.0

Harold Jarche

technology ? Home About Consulting Contact Key Posts Clients Toolbox Français Harold Jarche Entries RSS | Comments RSS Subscribe by e-mail Twitter Faves planetrussell: "Globalization creates interlocking fragility, while giving the appearance of stability." " —Nassim Nicholas Taleb, PhD. The game is afoot! Canada

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Remote Sex: the perfect Valentine’s Day present

Ross Dawson

Our online magazine explores this fascinating aspect of the intersection of technology and society. Now technology can be used to connect people in intimate way they probably never dreamed of.”. The new technologies of remote sex can bring them together over any distance.”. link]. link]. About Ross Dawson.