a simpler approach to content management
JANUARY 18, 2015
There is relevant and irrelevant content. The relevant content is often found through referrals. Management Technology
Will Content Blocking push Apple into advertising’s wheat business?
AUGUST 29, 2015
The company is also taking sides against both — especially adtech — by supporting Content Blocking in a new breed of mobile phone apps we can expect to see in iOS 9 , Apple’s next mobile operating system, due next month. Yet Content Blocking should stop iAd ads as dead as all the rest, one would assume. Plain and simple.
Is Twitter Where Connections Go to Die? – The Unfollowing Experiment – The Follow-Up
NOVEMBER 2, 2016
So this blog post is not intended, at all, as an opportunity for me to convince you all about how you should use Twitter from here onwards.
On my 3rd Twitter birthday: 7 reasons Twitter is central to my life
JUNE 20, 2011
Earlier today I noticed it’s three years since my life on Twitter began. It now seems strange to me that I was such a late starter compared to many other connected folk, given that Twitter is now so central to my life. Yes Twitter can be time-consuming. Here are 7 reasons why Twitter has become central to my life. 1.
How technology is transforming events
NOVEMBER 29, 2011
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. Voting on content to be covered. Sharing content relevant to the event. Live translation.
Curating our personal technology configurations
MAY 10, 2011
(Crossposted on Technology for Communities and Network Weaving CoP ). What is a Technology Configuration? For example, see [link] ).
Education Technology Strategies - Day Two
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
FEBRUARY 4, 2015
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%.
Jobs, work and technology
DECEMBER 2, 2011
Tweet Here are some of the observations and insights that were shared on Twitter this past week. Facebook dominates magazine covers, stories, broadcast and our mobile devices “tweet” with content from ” twits”. Irving Wladawsky-Berger: Jobs in the Age of Watson - via @raesmaa [automated & outsourced]. Pointlessness.
NTEN Webinar Reflections and Resources: The Unanticipated Benefits of Content Curation
JULY 13, 2012
The Unanticipated Benefits of Content Curation. They key point I wanted to make was that content curation is not social sharing. Conten
IBM’s Lotusphere 2011 Highlights – People-Centric vs. Content-Centric by Louis Richardson
FEBRUARY 18, 2011
Welcome to the successful transformation from a content-centric organisation to a people-centric one! Not the content they produce.
Making Business Sense of Social Media and Social Networking – Twitter For Business
MARCH 4, 2011
first came about. Remember your email education and email etiquette? … No? Oh dear … Not to worry, I don’t remember it either!
Nonprofit Technology Training: Book List
MARCH 5, 2014
It has many examples of using blogs, wikis, Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, SlideShare and other tools for both face-to-face workshops and e-learning.
How @GoodwillIntl is Celebrating Labor Day with Twitter Campaign #150jobs AND Measures Success
SEPTEMBER 3, 2012
One of their newest experiments is a Twitter campaign, #150jobs. What is the objective of the Twitter campaign? dm4V4. Housekeeping
Why do you curate? The 3 intents of curation and how they create value
JUNE 19, 2012
I was recently in Rome for 24 hours to run a workshop for the senior technology executives of a global Fortune 50 company.
Using network perspectives to visualize changing culture and meaning
MARCH 11, 2012
As usual, they provide a lesson in beautiful slide presentations to accompany the rich content. Future of humanity Social trends Twitter
Looking for talented editors/ writers / project managers / social media on cool tech, media, and future topics
OCTOBER 4, 2011
We run a series of content websites on topics related to technology, media, and the future, among many other activities. We are looking for highly talented editors/ project managers who can drive quality content and traffic on these sites. Following our project and content guidelines. We hope to find some awesome people!
I’ve got your content right here
NOVEMBER 19, 2012
I was engaging in a mobile strategy session with a small not-for-profit the other day, and naturally it became an overall technology strategy session, as you really can’t do mobile strategy without considering social media strategy, learning technology strategy, even enterprise technology strategy. mobile social strategy
New Technology Supporting Informal Learning
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
APRIL 25, 2009
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. Why is this necessary? Akili, G. K.
RightsCon: The Promise and Peril of New Communications Technology
OCTOBER 26, 2011
WITNESS has coordinated a panel tomorrow on visual media technologies and their intersection with human rights. Guest post by Sam Gregory.
JANUARY 15, 2014
I’ve been on the content rant before , talking about the need to structure content into models , and the benefits of tagging. The power of leveraging content by description, not by link, is the basis for adaptive, custom, personalized experiences. One of the people I follow is Scott Abel, the Content Wrangler.
Notes from Intelligent Content 2010
MARCH 11, 2010
It’s content that is structurally rich and semantically aware, and is therefore discoverable, reusable, reconfigurable and adaptable. and CSS
Trust and the On-Demand Economy
DECEMBER 22, 2015
Complex Systems Economic Issues Innovation Management and Leadership Political Issues Services Innovation Society and Culture Technology and Strategy
Tweet Kings & Pretty Things (aka Micro-Blogging Habits)
MARCH 5, 2012
You're reading fresh content from Dan Pontefract at Brave New Org: Are you a tweet king or a pretty thing? Limayem, M., Hirt, S.G.,
The Photo that Was Worth 25,000 Shares
DECEMBER 16, 2013
The goal was to break through the noise and strike an emotional chord using images that were directly linked to content on our site. Content
All things to all people
JULY 24, 2013
Nollind provided a good way to describe the sense-making process in these online social networks: Connect = producing content.
12 Themes for 2012: what we can expect in the year ahead
DECEMBER 4, 2011
Creative industries and now media companies are drawing on crowds to generate ideas and content. 2012: 12 Themes. TEN SPEED ECONOMY. CROWD WORK.
Vancouver is Home to Several ‘Social’ Rock Stars
NOVEMBER 21, 2011
Does the Twitter handle @smith say enough for you? organization social social media social networking technologyWhy not? Summify. Jostle.
Twitter economics: corset creates value
SEPTEMBER 1, 2010
People are people and averages are averages and no technology is ever going to change that - hey wait Just wait. On twitter less is more.
APRIL 30, 2009
Saw a tweet this morning from @willrich45 ( Will Richardson ): Reading: " Why Most Twitter Users Give Up " Interesting how edTwitterers use it for learning, unlike most, it seems. This is a big meme right now based on a Nielsen study that resulted in the blog post: Twitter Quitters Post Roadblock to Long-Term Growth. Thoughts?
APRIL 24, 2013
This was, and remains, a brute-force approach to what we now call “delivering content.” And therefore risky like Twitter is risky.
Top 10 Tools for Learning 2016
APRIL 12, 2016
Twitter is a go-to. I am pointed to many serendipitously interesting things, and of course I point to things as well. The learning chats I participate in are another way twitter helps. meta-learning technologyIt’s that time again: Jane Hart is running her 2016 (and 10th!) Top 100 Tools for Learning poll.
Reframing the news
JUNE 4, 2014
Twitter isn’t it. Yes, these days it’s pro forma for news media to post notifications of stories and other editorial on Twitter, but Twitter is a closed and silo’d corporation, not an institutional convention on the order of the front page, the editorial page, the section, the insert. Here in the U.S. Richey.
single-source learning content development…
MARCH 13, 2009
Open the Instructor Guide make the change Open the Student Guide, make the same changes Open the PowerPoint, make the same changes… oh just thought of a better way to say that (repeat steps 1 and 2) Open the Web Course and make the same change Save and deploy Oops, someone noticed a error in the new content…. Follow @dawnpoulos on Twitter.
Earth to Mozilla: Come back home
APRIL 12, 2014
” Then Mitchell issued a corrective blog post, titled Content, Ads, Caution. We need to find our soul and our spirit.” Stop it.
Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Enterprise 2.0: The Prodigal.
NOVEMBER 10, 2010
also don't think the order of people, process and technology matters as much as the overall impact each will have on the other. Scary!
It’s 2013. Why are we still in login hell?
AUGUST 2, 2013
The only reason I attempted to use Twitter in this case was that AdAge appeared to remember me that way. infrastructure problems Technology
Fred Wilson’s talk at LeWeb
DECEMBER 14, 2013
If you want to quote Fred, go to the source and listen. 1) We are making a transition from bureaucratic hierarchies to technology-driven networks. But now technology-driven networks are replacing bureaucracies. Examples… Twitter. Payments and money will flow the way content now flows. Go listen. YouTube. SoundCloud.
Are we addicted to the notification of notifications?
NOVEMBER 2, 2011
Even worse, that research was before Twitter, Google+ and Facebook … and for the most part, the launch of Enterprise 2.0 You ask a question.
Twitter and Webinars
MAY 14, 2009
Many of the participants are Twitter users who are becoming used to chatting via twitter. have a chat stream happening and there's one going on via twitter. Twitter Chat Annoying? Actually, before I go any farther, I've got to ask: Doesn't anyone else find the use of Twitter as a true Chat Channel a bit annoying?
Informal Learning Technology
MAY 11, 2009
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.