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Google Plus – One Social Networking Tool to Rule Them All

Luis Suarez

Till 2007. Welcome to my 2007 integrated user experience! It’s been my single, most important social networking tool of them all!

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Growing a Bigger Brain with a Larger Social Network

Eide Neurolearning

To calculate your social network, fill out the Social Network Index here. But is having a bigger amygdala better?

Social Networking Gets Serious – #prayforjapan

Luis Suarez

is that perception that social networking, you know, “things&# like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and the like are just for fun.

It is the structure of social networks that shapes influence… and the structure is changing

Ross Dawson

Source : Modeling Information Diffusion in Implicit Networks. Beyond that point the key topic becomes how this structure is changing.

Have Online Social Networks Become Boring?

Beth Kanter

” I often used the video at social media workshops back then to generate discussion about how our world is changing. Networks

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Institutional Innovation

John Hagel

Read More] Tracked on October 09, 2007 at 02:21 PM » Can SAP Drive Institutional Innovation with Social Networking?

Facebook as a Learning Platform

Tony Karrer

Facebook is a pretty simple application with fairly standard social network functionality. and Multiple Social Networks ).

Why the Semantic Web Will Fail

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

And then there was the company that we sat down with, oh in 2002 or 2003, and laid it all out - RSS, content syndication, social networks. Don't get too excited by the title. But I do want to share a few thoughts. It was running through my head just now, the work that we were doing here in Moncton to work on an e-learning cluster.

Social Networking

Tony Karrer

I've run across a couple of interesting posts recently that seem to have spawned from a Business Week article - Scaling the Social Web. Hasn't eBay had social networking features for a long time? all have a social networking aspect to them? Quite simply, social networking sites require a high level of commitment.

Angry Birds and productivity at work: why distractions can help

Ross Dawson

A study released last month confirms Mr Dawson’s theory, finding that contrary to popular myth, social networking can actually improve employee performance. Social networks Social trends Technology trendsbillion of worker productivity is lost to playing Angry Birds. It’s only an issue if it becomes excessive. “If

Social Network Portability

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Posted to the social-network-portability list, August 21, 2007. First, social network portability Not coincidentally the name of this list. Not an aggregation of all social networks in the world or anything like that. Think of a person's personal social network on, say, Facebook.

Too Many Social Networks?

Tony Karrer

I just read David Warlicks' post - I Just Don't Get it Yet â€" Social Networks where he discusses his recent experience with several Ning generated social networks including: I've joined Library 2.0 , School 2.0 , and Classroom 2.0. I've tried out several social network tools and have had a similar reaction.

Aha Moments in 2007

Tony Karrer

I wanted to go back and figure out what things really struck me during 2007. The Big Question is back. I started using Tools? ,

Tweet Kings & Pretty Things (aka Micro-Blogging Habits)

Dan Pontefract

How habit limits the predictive power of intention: The case of information systems continuance,” MIS Quarterly (31:4), 2007, 705-737.

Harold Jarche » Hockey meets social networking

Harold Jarche

Introduction to Wikis, Blogs, Social Bookmarking, Social Networking and RSS

Tony Karrer

Social Bookmarking Social Networking Wikis RSStools. I immediately thought of the Common Craft videos. I've embedded them below.

Blogs as a Basis for Social Networks

Tony Karrer

DiSo (dee • zoh) is an umbrella project for a group of open source implementations of these distributed social networking concepts. or as Chris puts it : "to build a social network with its skin inside out". This aligns pretty well with my experience of Learning and Networking with a Blog.

italki - Social Network for Language Learning

Tony Karrer

There are other resources, but the use of a social network to find people who can help each other learn the language is a great idea. italki is an interesting website in the language learning space - which seems to be very busy these days. They provide the ability to connect with other learners who are trying to learn a language.

Yelp leaps into the underserviced consumer review space in Australia

Ross Dawson

Australia Business relationships Reputation Social media Social networks Web 2.0Jeremy Stoppelman, CEO of Yelp , is in Australia for the launch of Yelp Australia. I was invited to interview him on Monday (embargoed until today) as part of a major media campaign to kick off the site. This was not an inevitable outcome.

New Hire Onboarding Blog or Social Network

Tony Karrer

or If they come into the company in waves, how about providing them a discussion group or better yet a social network tool that has good discussions as a means of communicating with each other and with coaches? Just wanted to through an idea at everyone that came up during several discussions today at DevLearn. If not, why not?

Communities / Social Networking and LMS Merger

Tony Karrer

Mzinga is a merger of KnowledgePlanet (an LMS provider and also the maker of the eLearning simulation tool - Firefly) and Shared Insights - a community / business social networking software company. This merger points to another direction - combination of LMS capability + community / social networking.

Looking Back at 2007

Tony Karrer

In December 2006, I posted my challenges and predictions for 2007. Biggest challenges for 2007? I could answer this as the biggest challenges for Learning Professionals generally, and maybe I'll come back and do that, but for now, let me just write what I see as some of my bigger challenges in 2007. We were very fortunate.

T+D Webcast - Social Networking and Learning

Tony Karrer

Tony's examples were brief, but interesting: Wikis Product updates/news Project management Podcasts Communications Sales / Field Force Collective Intelligence Predictive markets Social Networking New Hires Communities of Practice One of the questions we got was: How do you start as a Learning Professional? and Learning 1.0 to 1.3

Risk of Identity Theft Due to Social Networking and Blogging

Tony Karrer

The more one you participate in blogs, discussions groups and other social networking tools, the more information there is about you in the world for anyone to access. If I look at what I put in my blog and on social networks, I don't believe that this creates real additional risk because of the type of content I provide.

Irving Wladawsky-Berger: Social networks and Organizational Governance

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

These collaborative, social networks nicely complement the strengths and weaknesses of a companys classic hierarchy. Posted by: Martin Koser | October 16, 2007 at 10:24 AM Sermo is a start, Irving ( We need to better harness the power of our 350K people networking. There is virtually no middle management.

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

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

with back-to-back meetings in New York City, one of which I was the host for. and GIO 2.0. But where do the problems come from in the first place?

Needed Skills for New Media

Tony Karrer

In other words, in a world with Wikipedia, blogs, social networking, etc. - I saw Henry Jenkins speak at the eLearningGuild's Annual Gathering and I must confess that I was a bit critical. So, I am very glad that George pointed me back here, because this gets into exactly what I was hoping for from him. Isn't this what eLearning 2.0

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The only real social networks are personal ones

Doc Searls

Forgive me for being an old fart, but today’s “social networks&# look to me like yesterday’s online services.

Doc Searls Weblog · InyourFacebook

Doc Searls

I kinda like my social networks to happen in the wide open marketspaces. But it’s too much. No ‘fence. Or feed her dragon.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): 2007 edublog winners announced!

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Huh? Uranium Ore on eBay. Lets Talk 2008. Awwww.

SCoPE: Managing Multimembership in Social Networks: Oct 27-Nov 9, 2008 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

SCoPE: Seminars: Managing Multimembership in Social Networks: Oct 27-Nov 9, 2008 How do you track and keep up with blog conversations?

Blogging to Peak in 2007?

Tony Karrer

I received a great set of questions via email over the weekend roughly coming out of a two articles: Gartner: Blogging to peak in 2007 , By Some Measures, Blogging May Be Peaking. By end of 2007, will those educators who would ever dabble in blogging have dabbled? Social networking hasn't really got to the professional, over-25 crowd.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "Object-Centered Sociality" or What is Really at the Heart of Social Networks

Mark Oehlert

Now I saw this post in the Adaptive Path blog like a week or two ago; " The Shelf Life of Social Networks." " The post seems to be asking about why there seems to be a rise and fall to social networks and should we worry about that or just go along with it. Clay Shirky My latest additions to

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Avanoo.a new twist on surveys and collective (or collected?) wisdom

Mark Oehlert

» June 22, 2007 Avanoo.a new twist on surveys and collective (or collected?) and.Should immigrants to the U.S.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): 2007 edublog awards are now open for voting.and Im torn

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « msnbc is predicting the news? So who to vote for?

Do You Sociate? » “Exhaust data” cite in the Economist

Jerry Michalski

Harold Jarche » Do we need a public alternative to Facebook?

Harold Jarche

Doc Searls Weblog · Feh’s book

Doc Searls

Don’t Dismiss Facebook at TCS Innovations - TCS Innovations on October 15, 2007 at 2:19 pm [.] I see Dave feels the same way.