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Social Software Adoption

Tony Karrer

Not surprising, the terms most closely associated with Adoption are Adoption of Social Software and Adoption of Enterprise 2.0. and eLearning 2.0

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. software although it can be inferred from the post. product?&# McAfee.

A social interaction pattern language 1 of 2

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Pattern Language ? For example, with our first rainstorm, water blew right through the walls into their daughter’s bedroom.

A social interaction pattern language 2 of 2

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

group is working to develop a pattern language for group process. Our pattern is called Helicopter. EXAMPLES. Patterns are meta.

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. Amazon recommendations - it's working.

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Patterns of Business Innovation in China and India

John Hagel

Open distribution - the first pattern of innovation In this respect, Business Week does a better job on the India front. Dont Count On It.

Three Principles for Net Work

Harold Jarche

Yesterday’s exceptions will be tomorrow’s examples. Humans are very good at pattern recognition. Work is changing. Tweet.

The Growing Value of Social Skills

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

But, as Autor points out , this explanation does not fit well with the patterns of IT investment since 2000.  These include:  .

The Big Shift in Business Models

John Hagel

the rapid growth of ride-sharing services) for early examples of this. In the Big Shift , we are all experiencing mounting performance pressure.

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UX Week 2014 Keynote Josh Clark on the Future of Digital Product Design

Adaptive Path

They may not even be aware of the way in which they have built their biases into the machinery that they use to find these patterns.

Harnessing the True Potential of Internet of Things Technology

John Hagel

What are some examples? An increasing amount of IoT technology is being deployed to monitor utilization of key inputs (for example, fuel or electricity) into large scale facilities like manufacturing plants or office buildings and adjusting these inputs in real-time to enhance efficiency. The Internet of Things space. Data to advice.

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.

Exception handling is complex work

Harold Jarche

For example, just adding finished reports to a knowledge base does not help others understand how that report was developed. Known Problems.

Data-Driven Decision Making: Promises and Limits

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

For example, I recently traveled to a Latin America city I had not been to before.  They can tell you if you’re likely to get diabetes.” .

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A mobile workforce needs better on-site conversations

Harold Jarche

There is a growing array of enterprise software tools to support the emerging workforce, but it takes more than technology, as Dion Hinchcliffe warns.

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New Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

New Software "Adaptive software can replace 75% of what a teacher does," writes Heick. "No, apps can’t replace teachers, but in terms of the way teachers spend their time, adaptive software—whether minor (like Knowji) or major (like Knewton) in scale—can automate the bulk of these tasks." Why do I bring this up? Not quite.

Why Content Curation Should be in Your Skillset

Jay Cross

An example: How Jay Cross Curates Content. Here’s an example of a no-cost, one-person curation project. It starts in a gallery. articles.

and so to SCRUM/KANBAN

Dave Snowden

They understand portfolios its a pattern so play to it. also want to make an important qualification before moving forward. Reflections

Reinventing Society in the Wake of Big Data

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Connections Science is an example of the new data science disciplines being enabled by the advent of big data.  . But, is it worth it? 

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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.” What sort could such software bestow? Clay gives an extended, anecdotal example.

Of artisanship

Dave Snowden

The same happens in software design with too much planning preventing resilient solutions been developed in the immediate context of user needs.

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. IMS, for example, supports itself with amembership system. And so on.

The Seek > Sense > Share Framework

Harold Jarche

Within a week or two, anyone should be able to sense some patterns and then modify their streams to provide more signal and less noise.

Techniques and Tools: How To Visualize Your Network

Beth Kanter

For example, the  Irvine New Leadership Network project that has used network mapping for two purposes: 1) evaluation 2) direct network engagement.

The future of higher education and other imponderables

George Siemens

The patterns of change in higher education are surprisingly similar and global. Registration is free (duh). Slides from CANHEIT are below.

Using Computers to Cure Medicine’s Pathologies

Andy McAfee

Three features of stromal tissue, for example, turned out to be important. path came up with a set of 6642 important features for such images.

E-Learning Generations

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Theprocess of connecting was involved and complex, requiring the use of modems andspecial software. Commercial software came into existence, including both operatingsystems and application programs such as spreadsheets, word processors, anddatabase tools. You can begin to see a pattern developing here. But it didn't take hold.

The necessity of partial constraint

Dave Snowden

At LSSC11 I used one of my favorite methods, social network stimulation (SNS) as an example of this. We shift from exploration to exploitation.

Data Science - the Emergence of a New Discipline

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Data Science is emerging as a hot new profession and academic discipline.  Its authors, Tom Davenport and D. J. You have to make it tell its story.

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How the Web is being body-snatched

Doc Searls

For example: Apple’s terms for iOS developers. Example: the White House “town halls” on Facebook. The web follows patterns. Anil, for example, is doing ThinkUp). Item: it’s very hard to learn the history of the software industry, even here. How did software impact culture? Not sure.).

Ask Idealware: Solutions for Tagging and Archiving a Discussion List | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

It also made me realize that this was yet another thing contributing to my recent pattern of “not getting to blogging.&# I have been writing for other publications, traveling and prioritizing more time for my own health – exercise and meditation – and blogging keeps coming out on the losing end. Anyway, here is the piece!

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Offshoring - The GE and McKinsey Connection

John Hagel

This is an example where a strength can also become a weakness. Dont Count On It. Now, that’s the good news. It is no. enjoyed the linked pdf.

A Useful Framework for Analyzing the Impact of Technology on Jobs

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Last week I discussed a recent Pew Research report on the impact of AI, robotics and other advanced technologies on the future of jobs. 

A Kind of Digital “Perfect Storm”

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Yet, their stories have certain patterns in common, not only with present companies but with others that are no longer with us. 

The 2016 Look at the Future of Online Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Seven Key Technology Patterns 1. And the tablet is an invaluable work environment for people who need to be mobile (we see cases such as tablets for pilots and health care workers, for example). The tennis racket that teaches you, for example. really good example from the Gamification Wiki is the use of frequent flyer points.

Cognitive Systems and Big-Data-driven Applications

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Any problem that can be expressed as a set of instructions can be codified in software and executed in such stored-program machines. 

Beyond Institutions Personal Learning in a Networked World

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Models of how to do learning, learning design patterns: Grainne Conole has done a lot on this. My answer is pattern recognition. Really.

Working smarter

Jay Cross

patterns, social psychology, value network analysis, anthropology, complexity theory, and more. Example: Andy McAfee. Example: 2006.

Working Smarter: Most popular posts of 2011

Jay Cross

patterns, social psychology, value network analysis, anthropology, complexity theory, and more. Best of  Working Smarter Daily. Why E2.0

The Future of the Training Department

Harold Jarche

For example, Google’s ubiquitous GMail service is still in Beta. SENSE: Listen; Enable conversations; Look for patterns; Learn together.