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Applications and Theory of Educational Social Software

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Social Software session Terry Anderson Independent study - type I for information type study Collaborative - Distance Education - Type C Social software fits somewhere in the middle - allows collaboration, but also things like tagging, the search and sort thing that we're used to. We depend on social connections.

I Know It When I See It

Andy McAfee

Established vendors of collaboration software are modifying their offerings and repositioning them as social software platforms that have all the features and functions necessary to support the new modes of interacting and getting work done. software. Social Media provides the bridge to cross that chasm. product?&#

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. These identities can of course be pseudonyms. 2.

The social Web before social networks: a report from 2003

David Weinberger

The Web was social before it had social networking software. It just hadn’t yet evolved a pervasive layer of software specifically designed to help us be social. new class of application, unsurprisingly called “social software.” But what sort of sociality were we looking for? ” Nah

Reflections from 2011 – Focused and Purposeful Social Networking

Luis Suarez

mean, we have only been having social software tools for merely 15 years and we are already starting to hate them, as end-users? Really?

Learning With and From Others: Restructuring Budgets for Social Learning

Dan Pontefract

Now is the time for learning professionals to embrace social learning as an emerging and engaging way to enhance an organization’s learning strategy. Add to this the rising inferno (and demand) of social media, informal learning, and anything to do with a 2.0 Enter social learning. Social learning needs learning leadership.

Google Plus – One Social Networking Tool to Rule Them All

Luis Suarez

No longer would there be a need to keep up with multiple social networking environments, with multiple networks, with multiple levels of interactions.

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5 Reasons Why Activity Streams Will Save You From Information Overload

Luis Suarez

social learning, are fully immersed, rich experiences that one cannot avoid, but fully embrace when bumping into them time and time again.

Social Networking Gets Serious – #prayforjapan

Luis Suarez

Social spaces where you goof off at work and get away with it, because they are all hyped and everything, and everyone needs to be there.

The Fallacy of Social Networking

Luis Suarez

Thanks much for the recent concerns shown upon out there through various social channels. Social just for the sake of social is now dead.

Why Corporate Training is Broken And How to Fix It

Jay Cross

What worked twenty years ago doesn’t work well in the social, always-on, networked world of business we now inhabit. Social. What’s up?

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Social Business in 2013 – A Challenge

Luis Suarez

Dear Social Business Evangelist, Where Art Thou? Why Social Business Keeps Failing to Deliver. And here is why … . Here is the list: .

Reflections from 2011 – A World Without Email – The Documentary

Luis Suarez

know how at this point in time you may be wondering whether I would believe, or not, if email could turn all around and become a whole lot more social.

Social OS and Collective Construction of Knowledge

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Forward written for El Proyecto Facebook y la post-universidad. Sistemas operativos sociales y entornos abiertos de aprendizaje (The Facebook Project and Post-University. Social OS and Open Learning Environments), Editors: Alejandro Piscitelli, Iván Aidaime, Inés binder. It is not to use Facebook “as an educational tool”.

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

Martijn Linssen

For example, process dependent companies will want to lead with process while technology driven companies will want to lead with technology.

Reinventing Relationships

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The event will explore how the Web, collaboration and social software "will transform - actually reinvent - how organizations relate to their customers, partners, employees and citizens through more compelling experiences.” Social networking is among today’s hottest new technologies and applications.  Many challenges lie ahead. 

Is There a Better Way to Social Learning?

Dawn of Learning

Home > Learning Technologies , Social Learning > Is There a Better Way to Social Learning? Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc.

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5 Reasons Why Activity Streams Will Save Your From Information Overload

Luis Suarez

social learning, are fully immersed, rich experiences that one cannot avoid, but fully embrace when bumping into them time and time again.

The Curmudgeon’s Manifesto

Harold Jarche

In addition, Luis criticizes Slideshare but counters with Twitter as a good example of an open platfrom.

Top 100 eLearning Items

Tony Karrer

Introducing The Conversation Prism eLearning Trends 2007 and 2008 TechCrunch White Label Social Networking Platforms Chart How to Insert YouTube Videos in PowerPoint Presentations LinkedIn Tips and Tweaks: Do More with your LinkedIn Account Introduction to Wikis, Blogs, Social Bookmarking, Social Networking and RSS Corporate Policies on Web 2.0

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Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Doc Searls and The Intention Economy

John Hagel

Dont Count On It. Doc is skeptical about all this focus on attention: Is “The Attention Economy” just another way for advertisers to skewer eyeballs?

The OER Debate, In Full

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

It is a complex topic which incorporates multiple perspectives and questions in relation to commercial use of OER, for example: Should OER protect the future freedoms of users and creators or the resources themselves? Legal Risk – this is a variation of the ‘fear uncertainty doubt’ (FUD) tactic that is employed against free software.

[berkman] Berkman lunch: Andrew McAfee on Enterprise 2.0

David Weinberger

He begins by defining the term as “the use of emergent social software platforms by organizations in pursuit of their goals.&# Companies are interested in what’s going on because they’ve used Wikipedia or their kids are on Facebook. Weak ties: Social networking software. Great example.]

A blast from the independent past

Doc Searls

Then Facebook built a big new ecosystem “that has nothing to do with the open Web.” Log in anywhere with Facebook Connect (and don’t look at what’s happening behind the curtain). And at the forefront of technology is blogging and social software. For example, Blogher.) It’s theirs.

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: SOA Versus Web 2.0?

John Hagel

For commentary on Software 2006 and the Software 2006 Industry Report prepared by McKinsey & Co. Dont Count On It. the GLOBAL SOA?"

Tracking Hurricane Gustav on Social Media | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Full Circle Associates » Wayne Sutton: how people use social media on 31 Aug 2008 at 3:42 pm [.] Gustav! Ka kite an? quote. Thanks.

Tracking Hurricane Gustav on Social Media | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Full Circle Associates » Wayne Sutton: how people use social media on 31 Aug 2008 at 3:42 pm [.] Gustav! Ka kite an? quote. Thanks.

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Tony Karrer

For example, I just had someone ask about using Facebook in a corporate context as part of on-boarding. Find somewhat random things.

Irving Wladawsky-Berger: Social networks and Organizational Governance

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

For example, in MITs Engineering Systems Division , we have started to investigate how to bring to healthcare engineering practices such as Lean Production and Six Sigma that have been so successfully applied in a variety of industries, such as automotive. As for patients, it already exists, in facebook, ning, etc. The next step.

Increasing “Jointness” and Reducing Duplication in DoD Intelligence

Martijn Linssen

tools such as wikis, blogs, social bookmarking services, and document storage all of which were indexed by Google Search Appliance. phase.

The Enterprise 2.0 Recovery Plan

Andy McAfee

wouldn’t know, for example, what major enterprise systems needed to be deployed, integrated, consolidated, upgraded, etc. And social networking software (SNS) is a great tool for building, maintaining, and exploiting networks of weak ties. think a great example of this is the Nano from Tata Motors. People are busy.

Toward a Pattern Language for Enterprise 2.0 : Andrew McAfee’s Blog

Andy McAfee

Interesting post Andrew, especially the analogy of architecture 'usability' I recall being amazed when I was first exposed to ideas that building and urban design can have an impact on social issues like crime and health. really like your pattern language line of analysis and specific examples! And I thought that in best 2.0

I Know It When I See It : Andrew McAfee’s Blog

Andy McAfee

Established vendors of collaboration software are modifying their offerings and repositioning them as social software platforms that have all the features and functions necessary to support the new modes of interacting and getting work done. think your list of criteria works well also as a general definition of social software.