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Using network perspectives to visualize changing culture and meaning

Ross Dawson

earlier shared one of his presentations in a post on how the culture of luxury is changing. Culture Networks (SXSW 2012).

Rats, coffee & software

Harold Jarche

Tweet Here are some of the insights and observations that were shared via Twitter this past week. Adlai E. Stevenson Jr.”

7 critical aspects of Tibbr’s big step forward for enterprise social software

Ross Dawson

Marc Benioff of Salesforce once asked “why isn’t all enterprise software like Facebook?&#. Twitter’s success is founded on its simplicity, including the very simple premise of choosing to follow others’ updates. Tibbr allows staff to pull in their personal streams such as Facebook, Twitter, and Flickr into the.

Why microblogging has moved to the heart of enterprise social initiatives

Ross Dawson

Intriguingly, I am hearing that some companies are using Twitter as a free enterprise microblogging platform, using protected accounts.

No Agile Gospel please, just give me Enlightenment

Martijn Linssen

And stop measuring success by projects if youre really all about Software Development. Do you ship it back to the factory? knowledge lock-in.

The Rise of the Digital Capital Economy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Software can be replicated and distributed at marginal costs.  major transition is now taking place in our digital economy.  Rising Inequality.

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How to deliver innovation overnight | Daniel Pink

Dan Pink

Follow Dan on Twitter. It also is a great way to build and reinforce a culture of possibility, contribution and empowerment! Dan Pink.

Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Enterprise 2.0: The Prodigal.

Martijn Linssen

Moreover, every company is different so the people, process, tool debate is situational and dependent on the organization's culture. Scary!

Current Business Forecast: Cloudy

Andy McAfee

Silicon Valley’s largest  venture capital firms are raising their stakes in so-called enterprise companies, which provide software, analytics and other services to business customers. The technological and cultural gap between the giants and the start-ups is vast. As Evelyn Rusli writes. Where do you think the cloud is headed?

stevenberlinjohnson.com: In Which I "Debate" Popular Culture With Stephen Colbert

Steven Berlin Johnson

stevenberlinjohnson.com « Happy Birthday | Main | Colbert, The Morning After » In Which I "Debate" Popular Culture With Stephen Colbert Exactly one year ago today, I made my appearance on The Daily Show. SBJ via Twitter follow me on Twitter The Basics Im a father of three boys, husband of one wife, and author of five books.

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.

stevenberlinjohnson.com: The Invention Of Air

Steven Berlin Johnson

SBJ via Twitter follow me on Twitter The Basics Im a father of three boys, husband of one wife, and author of five books. fixed the URL.

Getting to Social

Harold Jarche

However, this usually occurs just after the software vendors have provided the initial training and you are now on your own as an organization.

Taylor Swift and Apple Demonstrate How You Work Things Out In The Open

Dan Pontefract

Openly, via Twitter, of course. I’ve had music pop star Taylor Swift on my mind for the better part of a year. It sounded good to everyone.

The chaotic world of work

Harold Jarche

Tweet Here are some of the insights and observations that were shared via Twitter this past week. Nikolay Bachiyski is a developer.

Everyday People Are Heroes: Using Big Data to Engage New Agents of Change Online

Beth Kanter

The culture of the web has changed. Photo by CogdogBlog. Did you miss it? This is awesome news for nonprofits! Here’s how: 1. Pretty smart, huh?

stevenberlinjohnson.com: Delicious

Steven Berlin Johnson

SBJ via Twitter follow me on Twitter The Basics Im a father of three boys, husband of one wife, and author of five books.

Emergent learnings

Harold Jarche

Here are some of the observations and insights that were shared  via Twitter  this past week. ” @AnnaFMackenzie – “ I agree.

The Social C-Suite

Dan Pontefract

Interestingly, 26 percent of them had a LinkedIn profile whereas only 4 percent were on Twitter. Originally published to CLO Magazine. Be Real.

Social Media: An Interview

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

started using Twitter ten years later ( https://twitter.com/#!/Downes/status/243133812 RSS is to this day the technology I use to keep in touch with the network (I just channel Twitter, Facebook and other feeds through my RSS reader) and one of the major ways I keep in contact with others. It all depends on what you call social media.

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[berkman] Anil Dash on “The Web We Lost”

David Weinberger

” The idea that there was a culture with shared values has been dismantled. He challenges himself to substantiate this: “We have a lot of software that forbids journalism.” There's no question" that policy over social software is coming. Geeks will hack at software but treat ToS as sacred. E.g., YouTube.

Diversity, complexity, chaos and working smarter

Harold Jarche

Tweet Here are some of the things I learned via Twitter this past week. But here’s the catch.  Narratives cannot be crafted by PR departments. 

Business Social Media Benefits

Clark Quinn

Personal story: wanted to know about a piece of software and tweeted it, received an answer from the person who wrote it in 3 hours offering to answer any of my questions! First, there are corporate equivalents: for every Facebook and Twitter there’s a behind-the-firewall and/or industrial strength and secure solution. 

The Role of Open Educational Resources in Personal Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Well, there’s Richard Stallman and the traditionaldefinition of open source as four elements (Stallman, 1994): - Freedom to run the software - Freedom to study the software - Freedom to distribute the software - Freedom to modify the software. No problem at all. also want to talk about what they mean inpersonal learning.

How the Web is being body-snatched

Doc Searls

Item: it’s very hard to learn the history of the software industry, even here. How did software impact culture? Odd: it’s much easier to track my heart rate than how often I visit Twitter. Look at our culture as being negatively affected by ToSes. They follow. Corrections invited. So read those.

Social Networking and Going Back to Basics

Luis Suarez

In “ Is Social Media Becoming a Vast Wasteland? Pinterest anyone? wish it were up to me but it is not. It’s up to us to make it change.

A few thoughts on China and education

George Siemens

Twitter didn’t work. However, this doesn’t mean that they don’t use twitter-like tools. Their culture is very much one of learning and wanting to glean what they can from others. I just landed in Vancouver after a short trip to Shanghai to present at the IADIS conference hosted by East China Normal University.

IBM’s Lotusphere 2011 Highlights – People-Centric vs. Content-Centric by Louis Richardson

Luis Suarez

Look no further. It’s that good! Welcome to the successful transformation from a content-centric organisation to a people-centric one!

MOOC - The Resurgence of Community in Online Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

slide 1 – MOOC Wordle] My objective in this talk is to address how the massive open online course (MOOC) will impact the future of distance education, and in particular, strategies and examples of the use of MOOCs to promote cultural and linguistic diversity. Tweet about the item in Twitter. What is a MOOC? Why make our courses open?

In defense of personalization

David Weinberger

Digression: This is at the heart of our cultural fear of echo chambers, in my opinion. He wants designers to understand the positive role personalization has always played, so they can reinstate that role in software that works for us. Mills Baker defends personalization on the right grounds. think.

Emerging Careers and New Jobs

Kevin Wheeler

Each new discovery, every new software tool or programming language, every new product creates new jobs and requires new skills. But we will also need people who are more skilled at virtual relationship building and in working across cultures. Facebook Google Bookmarks blogmarks MySpace PDF StumbleUpon Twitter Yahoo! Join us.

5 Reasons Why Activity Streams Will Save You From Information Overload

Luis Suarez

I heart Activity Streams. mean, I * love* them to bits! without them. live them. It probably cannot get any easier than that. Absolutely not! Exactly!

Connective Knowledge and Open Resources

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

attached such a license to my Guide to the Logical Fallacies – it was modeled on George Reese’s license for the Nightmare Mudlib software package. 4. It also harvests Twitter messages and discussion board posts. They can either subscribe by email, reads the RSS version, reads the website, or follow the course on Twitter or Facebook. 6.

stevenberlinjohnson.com: Air Purifiers For Data Smog

Steven Berlin Johnson

That vice president from accounting always gets a rapid response, so the software automatically puts him on the white list. focus?

Have social networks replaced groups?

David Weinberger

Maxim Weinstein responded in an email to my post about what the social structure of the Internet looked like before Facebook, making the insightful point that Facebook meets the four criteria Clay Shirky listed for social software in his 2003 keynote at eTech. Here are the four with Max’s comments appended: 1. group can be widely open.

Why Corporate Training is Broken And How to Fix It

Jay Cross

Collaborative Culture 15. Most workers have better connections to the Internet and social software at home than on the job. What’s up?

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Working smarter

Jay Cross

Working smarter embraces the spirit of agile software, action learning, social networks, and parallel developments in many disciplines.

Social Business in 2013 – A Challenge

Luis Suarez

Twitter Is Where Conversations Go To Die. Janetter or How I Started to Enjoy Twitter Once Again. And here is why … . Here is the list: .

Awesome insights into working smarter

Jay Cross

Working smarter embraces the spirit of agile software, action learning, social networks, and parallel developments in many disciplines. See ya.

stevenberlinjohnson.com: Multitouch Everywhere!

Steven Berlin Johnson

The piece is mostly focused on Apples plans for its music creation software, but boy does it bury the lede: Basically the rumor is this: There will be no Logic 8. SBJ via Twitter follow me on Twitter The Basics Im a father of three boys, husband of one wife, and author of five books. The unnamed application will be 10.5 ").