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Where news website traffic comes from: Google vs Facebook

Ross Dawson

Among the interesting insights was data on how news website traffic comes from Google and Facebook, shown below.

Stager, Logo and Web 2.0

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Gary Stager offers an impressive assessment of the use of Web 2.-0 His criticisms are directed mostly toward David Warlick and others who are advocating the 'revolutionary' use of Web 2.0 think his criticisms are effective against the School 2.0 And I think that it is because the School 2.0 The Web 2.0

The many and varied risk factors in Facebook’s IPO

Ross Dawson

To save you reading it all, here is a highly selective summary of just a few of the interesting risk factors Facebook points to in its IPO filing : If we fail to retain existing users or add new users, or if our users decrease their level of engagement with Facebook, our revenue, financial results, and business may be significantly harmed.

Detailed stats: Social networks dominate Internet usage, Australia still #1

Ross Dawson

Facebook completely dominates the social networking and blogging space, with over 70 times the next most prominent social networking site.

The fabulous case study of Queensland Police on Facebook

Ross Dawson

We have just heard about how Queensland Police used Facebook and Twitter for disaster communication during the extensive flooding in January. In the first 6 months of establishing their Facebook page they gained 8,000 likes, just by sharing interesting information online. Statistics for Queensland Police Facebook page. advocate.

Change or die

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

He travels the world, but increasingly delivers presentations and events in real time over the web. This is a total phase change. Period.

Blogging is fragmenting into multi-platform content creation – long live blogging!

Ross Dawson

Third , young people under 18 are certainly not drifting to Twitter, but to social networks such as Facebook. First , blogs are not waning.

Data: What the Fortune Global 100 are doing (and not doing) on social media

Ross Dawson

There has been a rapid shift to multiple social media accounts, with the average company having over 10 Twitter accounts and 10 Facebook pages, across segments, geographies, and purposes. * 25% of the companies have Pinterest accounts, showing they are on top of trends. Social media Social networks Twitter Web 2.0

Futurist conversations: Ross Dawson and Gerd Leonhard on Open vs Closed Systems

Ross Dawson

Future of business Social media Uncategorized Web 2.0Apple is the only prominent example of a closed system that is working well.

7 Shifts: The Future of Social Media and Internal Communications

Ross Dawson

From the 1990s, email fundamentally changed how most jobs were done. Based on the rapid emergence of social media and other new communication platforms, there are seven key aspects to how organisational communication will change. 1. Enterprise 2.0 Future of business Social media Social networks Web 2.0

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: What is Web 2.0?

John Hagel

Redux » What is Web 2.0? Listening to the wide-ranging conversations regarding the Web 2.0 Google AdSense is Web 2.0.

Web 2.0 - Consumer vs. Enterprise Use

Tony Karrer

that discusses the difference in how Web 2.0 I've talked about adoption of web 2.0 tools in the enterprise before in this blog: Adoption of Web 2.0 and eLearning 2.0 Revisited Enterprise 2.0 - What's the PU? Where Will the Change Come From? Facilitating Adoption of Web 2.0

Learning = getting the job done

Jay Cross

By leveraging the thinking and approaches, as well as the tools and technologies, of the Web 2.0 Recent programs embody a Web 2.0

Google+ and the Unsettled World of Social Media

Andy McAfee

The one thing I can state definitively at this point is that the toolkit of Web 2.0 Visual Guide to Circles in Google+ by @ross.

The Daily Tweets

Jay Cross

Facebook /Jay Cross. Web 2.0I did not want to like paper.il, the new, personal Twitter aggregater. Voila. Our Daily Tweet-news.

Activating Latent Knowledge Capacity

George Siemens

After about a decade of experience with web 2.0, In many ways, this is where computing was in two separate phases: pre-Microsoft Office and pre-Facebook. Facebook plays a similar integrative role for participative technologies. Facebook made connecting easy and they were rewarded as a billion+ people joined.

Review of Tibbr social enterprise platform – keynote at Sydney launch on February 8

Ross Dawson

Dennis is a famous curmudgeon and cynic, a while ago summarizing his views as Enterprise 2.0: Collaboration Enterprise 2.0 viable?

2012?s Top articles on Working Smarter

Jay Cross

After Facebook fails. Making the rounds is The Facebook Fallacy , a killer essay by Michael Wolff in MIT Technology Review. Web 2.0 

ROI 50

10 most popular blog posts on the living networks of 2012

Ross Dawson

As the video shows, users can build the “home of your dreams” and invite their Facebook friends over to have fun there. … 4.

E-Learning Generations

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

But they brought withthem some radical changes to the idea of learning itself. The same vendors thatsold these tools - companies like Microsoft and Adobe - sold web production andviewing tools. This leads us next to the fourth generation, paradoxicallycalled web 2.0 - and in the field of online learning, e-learning 2.0.

World wide puddle

Doc Searls

That’s why the extensive brain activity that Small discovered in Web searchers may be more a cause for concern than for celebration. Maybe.

Sexting Apps Versus Helping Cure Cancer

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

What they care about is coming up with more web apps.”  . That makes for a lot of cool apps. But great technology?  One is the youth culture.

Some Puzzling Questions about Innovation in the Digital Economy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Similar changes in labor composition have been taking place in just about every country.      . Then came Web 2.0

Everything’s Coming Up Networks (except learning)

Jay Cross

” Yesterday IBM presented a compelling case for social business excellence  at the Enterprise 2.0 Facebook-itus. Summit in Paris.

[2b2k] [berkman] Alison Head on how students seek information

David Weinberger

Alison plays a video: How have things changed? 1. It’s a Web 2.0 The expectations from information has changed.

What Universities Must Learn About Social Networks

Jay Cross

Many companies rely on Facebook, Twitter, and other consumer applications to connect their people. Where do I post my profile? The Evolllution.

Adjusting to Life in a Hyperconnected World

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Furthermore, the Web has evolved toward its Web 2.0 , social networking phase.  After interviewing hundreds of people about their plugged-in lives over the past 15 years, she has concluded that “those little devices in our pockets, are so psychologically powerful that they don’t only change what we do, they change who we are. 

Social Business in the Age of the Customer

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Starting about a decade ago with the rise of Web 2.0 , we have seen the explosive growth of social media technologies, - e.g., blogs, wikis and podcasts, - as well as platforms like Twitter, Facebook and YouTube with hundreds of millions of users.  What is the primary responsibility of a business?  its partners and customers. 

Social Business: e-business 2.0. and Beyond

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

When first announced in 1997, the basic definition of e-business was equally succinct: Leverage the Internet for Business Value.  So, as Web 2.0 But, as Sandy observes in Get Bold , Social Business goes way beyond its Web 2.0 That is why I now think that we have gone way beyond e-business 2.0. Let me explain. 

Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

Grows - But Creating "eLearning 2.0 With the growth of Facebook Like buttons, there are all sorts of new social signals going on.

Why Corporate Training is Broken And How to Fix It

Jay Cross

The world around corporate training has changed. In the late 1990s, the web changed everything. Google search for web resources.

How To 100

Notes from ALT-C

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

"The notion of students as change agents is a relatively new concpt." -- Malcom Ryan Rachel Winston How we can shape the development of a new culture of learning by creating a new partnership between students and educators. political view of the prevailing culture 1. why NUS thinks is an ideal model 2. because it''s the right thing to do?

I Know It When I See It

Andy McAfee

Photo of Andrew McAfee Home Blog About RSS Andrew McAfees Blog The Business Impact of IT Tweet I Know It When I See It by Andrew McAfee on January 27, 2009 More and more often these days I get asked “Does [offering X] from [vendor Y] qualify as an Enterprise 2.0 The Web as a whole, and especially the Web 2.0 McAfee.

The ‘Occupy IT’ Movement of Organizations

Dan Pontefract

” In the Web 2.0 So … what’s happened? What’s happening? “ Occupy IT “ Not on purpose, mind you. agree.

Musings on “community management” Part 2 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Sometimes I like to look at these “new&# roles emerging in our Web 2.0 These all Relationship Management in the 2.0

Finally a great E20 tool - and people play the social card!

Martijn Linssen

tibbr is the poster child for Enterprise 2.0, as it was originally defined by Professor Andrew McAfee. tibbr is literally about applying Web 2.0

Please, Hamel, Don't Hurt 'Em

Andy McAfee

Photo of Andrew McAfee Home Blog About RSS Andrew McAfees Blog The Business Impact of IT Tweet Please, Hamel, Don’t Hurt ‘Em by Andrew McAfee on March 31, 2009 On March 24, Gary Hamel posted to his Wall Street Journal Management 2.0 And my work on Enterprise 2.0 Leaders expand their toolkit by using 2.0 Enterprise 2.0

Tool Set 2009

Tony Karrer

But I'm worried, because while I just got through writing about my concern in Using SharePoint that learning organizations seemed to be making the same mistake of Not Preparing Workers for Web 2.0. But hopefully 2009 will be the year when that begins to change. What should be in your tool set? So, here goes. What is a Tool Set?

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July bonanza at Working Smarter Daily

Jay Cross

Working Smarter Daily draws upon ideas from design thinking, network optimization, brain science, user experience design, learning theory, organizational development, social business, technology, collaboration, web 2.0 The fabulous case study of Queensland Police on Facebook -  Ross Dawson , July 18, 2011. Just Jay

Sustainability and MOOCs in Historical Perspective

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

They're pretty close to what I have here. I was making some last minute changes during the introductions. WebCT in English stands for "Web Course Tools." It was intended to be a set of tools that a classroom instructor would use, but it was adapted to distance learning. YouTube was going to change the world? Web 1.0,