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100 Twitter accounts for Philomaths (Lovers of Learning)

Jane Hart

Listed in alphabetical order, you probably won’t want to follow them ALL – but if you do, here is my ForPhilomaths Twitter list.

How technology is transforming events

Ross Dawson

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. Twitter network analysis of events – what’s possible? Voting on content to be covered.

Twitter Is Where Conversations Go To Die

Luis Suarez

What Twitter did, to use companies like Seesmic to grow and now killing them with their new API rules, is evil. Nobody reads Twitter anymore.

Education Technology Strategies - Day Two

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

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%.

Digital Technologies for 21st Century Democracy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The focus for this year’s conference was Digital Technologies for 21st Century Democracy.  The panel was moderated by Beth Noveck , Professor of Law at the New York Law School , who until recently served in the White House as Deputy Chief Technology Officer and leader of the White House Open Government Initiative. Leaders shape polls. 

Making Business Sense of Social Media and Social Networking – Twitter For Business

Luis Suarez

Will Social Software follow the same trend? first came about. Remember your email education and email etiquette? … No? flavours.

Parallel entrepreneurship goes mainstream

Ross Dawson

The post Parallel entrepreneurship goes mainstream appeared first on Trends in the Living Networks. They remain company builders.

Looking for talented editors/ writers / project managers / social media on cool tech, media, and future topics

Ross Dawson

We run a series of content websites on topics related to technology, media, and the future, among many other activities. Running the site’s social media, including Twitter and Facebook, to build relationships and visibility. Future of Sex – futureofsex.net. - SME Technology Forum – smetechnologyforum.com. Media on iPad/ Tablets.

Enterprise Twitter

Jay Cross

Like most old farts, I was reluctant to get into Twitter. If you have no idea what I’m talking about, invest two and a half minutes of your time here: If that’s not enough, here’s Twitter founder Jack Dorsey explaining how people and organizations are using Twitter. Twitter operates in real time.

10 most popular blog posts on the living networks of 2012

Ross Dawson

Framework , Social Media Strategy Framework , Trend Map to 2050 , and Newspaper Extinction Timeline still attracting consistent very healthy traffic.

Twitter Digest for 2011-05-20

Jane Hart

Big thanks to all those who responded to my tweet for input into my # balawd session; it went very well #. A new report by @ quinnovator for the ELearning Guild: Mobile Learning: Landscape and Trends [link] #. See the emerging Top 100 Tools for Learning 2011 list after 150 contributions; YouTube is catching up on Twitter! Tweet.

The inexorable rise of work markets

Ross Dawson

Technology has been causing these transaction costs to drop precipitously for years now and the result is we have seen the emergence of work markets in which “individuals trade bilaterally through contracts.” Crowdsourcing Future of work Global economy Social trends Technology trendshotels, car rentals.)

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Four lessons learned from 12 years of blogging

Ross Dawson

It is 12 years since I started this Trends in the Living Networks blog to accompany the launch of my book Living Networks. The process of putting into words your views about industry developments, technology, the future, or anything else requires you to structure your thoughts. It is massively worthwhile (for me). Enterprise 2.0

Animated excursions into the future: the extraordinary implications of utility fog

Ross Dawson

It seems most of the people I meet these days are people I know from Twitter. Future of humanity Scenarios Technology trends Uncategorized

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Capturing all your browsing data: the difference between Amazon’s Silk and Opera Mobile

Ross Dawson

In a discussion on Twitter, Mark Pesce and Alexander Sadleir pointed out that this is basically the same as what Opera Mobile does. Marketing, new media and technology pundits may have to rethink a few things once they digest the size of Opera’s well-kept secret. Mobile Social media Technology trends

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Twitter-licious

Ellen Wagner

Twitter is a really interesting social media phenomenon. It is Wayne's interest in Twitter that got me to take a look and try it out. Twitter is all about microblogging - using posts of 140 characters or less to communicate with people that have chosen to subscribe to your various missives.

Techmeme: The power of the headline

Ross Dawson

Today Techmeme remains the reference point for what’s hot in technology news. Yes, be a “thought leader” If your post is linked enough, the automation behind Techmeme will notice and attempt to surface it. - Tip Techmeme on Twitter. Influence Technology trends Web 2.0Write the very best take.

Key trends in media and communications usage

Ross Dawson

This chart of channel shares is one of the most compelling I have seen showing the inexorable trend to media fragmentation.

4 Trends That Will Dominate This Century

Kevin Wheeler

Here are 4 trends that are significant enough to change our lifestyles and challenge our assumptions.  Trend 1. Trend 2. Trend 3.

Is Manifesto the right word for our times?

Ross Dawson

recently asked on Twitter whether the words ‘Manifesto’ or ‘Manifest’ were better. What do you think?

The Startup Version of the Wealth Gap

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The percentage of young firms declined to 39% in the mid 2000s, and has since continued its downward trend.  . What’s going on? 

After Bitly’s fail

Doc Searls

My Twitter handle is there, with my face. Does the blue “x” close the whole thing or just my twitter handle? know that too.

Fred Wilson’s talk at LeWeb

Doc Searls

It might be the most leveraged prophesy you’re ever going to hear. I’m biased in that judgement, because the trends Fred visits are ones I’ve devoted my life to urging forward. 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.

Twitter Digest for 2011-05-20

Jane Hart

Big thanks to all those who responded to my tweet for input into my # balawd session; it went very well #. A new report by @ quinnovator for the ELearning Guild: Mobile Learning: Landscape and Trends [link] #. See the emerging Top 100 Tools for Learning 2011 list after 150 contributions; YouTube is catching up on Twitter! Tweet.

Twitter as Search Engine or Community Seed

Nancy White

Twitter as a search engine. The question always comes up “why would we be interested in something like Twitter. LOTS of volume.

4 Trends That Will Dominate This Century | Over the Seas

Kevin Wheeler

Here are 4 trends that are significant enough to change our lifestyles and challenge our assumptions.  Trend 1. Trend 2. Trend 3.

Remote Sex: the perfect Valentine’s Day present

Ross Dawson

Our online magazine FutureofSex.net explores this fascinating aspect of the intersection of technology and society. Now technology can be used to connect people in intimate way they probably never dreamed of.”. The new technologies of remote sex can bring them together over any distance.”. link]. link]. About Ross Dawson.

Getting More Value from Your Social Media

Kevin Wheeler

Recruiters have become caught up in the technology and are using these tools without much focus on whether they are working or not. Many organizations have a Twitter account, a Facebook fan page, a LinkedIn page and perhaps other social media vehicles as well. Facebook Google Bookmarks blogmarks MySpace PDF StumbleUpon Twitter Yahoo!

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Corporate Learning Trends and Innovations Kick-off

Jay Cross

As a co-host, I am hardly without bias, but I found this morning’s opening of the free Corporate Learning Trends event fantastic. Robin Good ran a daring experiment, inviting the audience into MindMeister to collaborate on a living mind map of collaborative technology. play within a play. Captivating. Lots.).

Are we addicted to the notification of notifications?

Dan Pontefract

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.

Living Networks – Chapter 10: Liberating Individuals – Network Strategy for Free Agents

Ross Dawson

Technology gives the means of production to creative and knowledge workers. * The role of the individual is far more fluid and flexible.

eLearning Costs : eLearning Technology

Tony Karrer

eLearning Technology Tony Karrers eLearning Blog on e-Learning Trends eLearning 2.0 eLearning Technology - 6:39 AM 14 comments links to eLearning Costs Permalink: eLearning Costs Bookmark this page at: 14 Comments: At 9/10/2009 08:58:00 AM , Karl Kapp said. eLearning Solutions Enterprise 2.0 Please Opine). will be minimal.

Social Business in the Age of the Customer

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Starting about a decade ago with the rise of Web 2.0 , we have seen the explosive growth of social media technologies, - e.g., blogs, wikis and podcasts, - as well as platforms like Twitter, Facebook and YouTube with hundreds of millions of users.  What is the primary responsibility of a business?  its partners and customers. 

Top 10 Tools for Learning

Harold Jarche

really like the fact that Jane has done this for several years and we can see some interesting trends. Technology

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Notes from the Australian Institute of Company Directors in Beijing

Ross Dawson

While I don’t have access to Twitter from my iPad (I haven’t had time to try to set up a VPN on my laptop yet) I can at least blog, so I might be doing more of that while I am in Beijing this week. For now, here are my presentation slides for my keynote on How Technology is Transforming Business this morning.

Adjusting to Life in a Hyperconnected World

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The physical world continues to be alive and well.  No one is asking questions about the viability of cities, given that people can now work and shop virtually.  To the contrary, urbanization is one of the biggest trends of the 21st century.  Throughout history, we have had a symbiotic relation with our technologies

Learning With and From Others: Restructuring Budgets for Social Learning

Dan Pontefract

technologies surfaced within the organization. The trend may have started with Facebook and Twitter being used inside company firewalls as a toe in the water, but it quickly shifted to specific social media tools being developed for specific corporate uses. social learning budget technology training vendorsMore with less.

The Changing Nature of Globalization in Our Hyperconnected, Knowledge-Intensive Economy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

What is the impact of technology advances and rising economic prosperity on the global economy?  According to McKinsey: .

The Top 100 Tools for Learning 2012 list is revealed

Jane Hart

But,  in general, my analysis suggests that whereas education is embracing social technologies, corporates still have a long way to go. Enjoy!

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tensions of modern learning

Harold Jarche

Three billion people around the world are now connected with ubiquitous digital technologies that keep improving. Image: Clark Quinn. Would B.J.