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What Universities Must Learn About Social Networks

Jay Cross

How do I search for information?”. Students everywhere joke about pre-historic systems. Where do I post my profile? No one works alone.

Reframing the news

Doc Searls

Most of all, Twitter is somebody else’s system. Today a search for “RSS” on Google brings up over two billion results. The entire system is shaped by its boundaries, the ridges and plateaus farthest upstream. ” This kind of jive is the sound an industry makes when it’s talking to itself.

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Making Sense of the World

Jay Cross

My research methods — my personal knowledge management system, if you will — are also different from yesteryear’s. Time has sped up.

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Automated Assumption Fail (#AAF)

Doc Searls

And, while I’m the one doing most (but not all) of the listening on my many browsers, computers and hand-held devices, in our house I’m just one listener among many indulging our Sonos system. Today’s prevailing jive about both are sure signs that they’ll become just as personal as computing and networking.

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A Window Into The Org

Dan Pontefract

Imagine if you will, in the learning space specifically, that every time a new eLearning course was developed, that a new portal, system or application was also introduced where the employee had to log into to access the actual course. Other systems, be it SAP/Oracle/Lawson ERP, any LMS, various Knowledge Management Systems, even other Web 2.0

Is There a Better Way to Social Learning?


Augment their systems with components that provide opportunities for people to interact in social systems for informal learning.

Opening new common ground

Doc Searls

Search. What new paradigms for searching are being developed, especially in the context of all the topics above? It’s free.

Google Embraces the Dark Side

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Moore attacks health insurers, health providers, and pharmaceutical companies by connecting them to isolated and emotional stories of the system at its worst. We can place text ads, video ads, and rich media ads in paid search results or in relevant websites within our ever-expanding content network. Not that it ever left the stage.)

Futures of the Internet

Doc Searls

Much text here has been changed to.html from.pdf and.doc forms, and extracting all the old formatting jive has been kind of arduous. The other is that advertising is a system of guesswork, which by nature makes it both speculative and inefficient. Third, search itself is at risk. Will we live in the cloud or the desktop? wrong.