are you prepared?

Harold Jarche

The depth and diversity of our professional networks is the new version of job security. One of the reasons I started working on PKM, in 2004, was to stay current in my profession. I became quite interested in understanding the network era and how the world of work will change.

Content Delivery Networks

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

There are 1450 points of presence (POPs), 950 networks or ISPs in 67 countries. Where the content is not served by an ‘Akamai Accelerated Network Partner’ the request is subjected to a more general ‘core point analysis’. There are two major approaches: First, network topology.

Trending Sources

Becoming MOOC

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

A student who cannot navigate complex websites, search for and assess resources, or make new friends through a social network may have difficulty navigating through a cMOOC. Not everyone is a part of the network. Siemens, 2004) What, then, would promote learner efficacy even in chaotic or noisy environments? The web literacy standard covers every part of web literacy-from learning basic coding skills to taking action around privacy and security." 2004, December 12).

Irving Wladawsky-Berger: GIO 3.0 - The 2007 Global Innovation Outlook

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The Global Innovation Outlook is an experiment that we started in 2004 to help us better surface new and unforeseen opportunities for business and societal innovation. Similar conversations, focused on Africa and Security and Society will also take place in cities around the world.

Harold Jarche » Big Consulting Companies Jumping on Bandwagon 2.0

Harold Jarche

ralphmercer: committees are place to lure great ideas to be killed while absolving everyone of the blame hjarche: innovation is something you create from thinking & doesn’t usually come from existing practices that others are following [link] hjarche: Our Future: Security, Consumption, Participation and/or Green? Posted on December 23rd, 2007 by Harold Jarche It looks like social media (wikis, blogs & social networking) are going the way of e-learning and knowledge management (KM).

PKM 18

Education Technology Strategies - Day Two

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Why I’m Scared of the SOPA Bill by Jim Fruchterman

Beth Kanter

We develop free and open source software to help groups capture the stories of human rights abuse, and store and back them up securely in another country. The problem is that we provide technology that allows for security, privacy and circumvention. Flickr Photo by DonkeyHotey.

eBook 13

The Future of Online Learning: Ten Years On

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Bandwidth As administrators struggle against the demands video streaming and bit torrent networks place on backbones, it is hard to imagine saying that bandwidth will be unlimited. Sun Developer Network, 2008)This concept, which in education became the idea of the ‘learning object’, emerged as a result of the idea that reusable software objects could be created. Fenning, 2004) We continue to organize classes in grades, sorted, especially in the earlier years, by age.

MOOC - The Resurgence of Community in Online Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

slide 8 – neuronsk] Our thesis that knowledge is distributed across a network of connections, and therefore that learning consists of the ability to construct and traverse those networks. My ambition to speak in public in French, for example, was prompted by a talk given by Doug McLeod to a national conference on learning networks. This perhaps resembles the way corresponding community networks have been swallowed and anonymized by these branded commercial services.

Publication Day For Scaling Up Excellence -- and Facebook's 10th Anniversary!

Bob Sutton

 As the story goes, “The Facebook” was built by 19 year old Harvard undergraduate Mark Zuckerberg in his dorm room as he pounded down beers late one night: The site went live on February 4 th 2004, had 1000 users within days, and now boasts over one billion.

Guest Post: Adejare Amoo on an Industrialist’s Role in eLearning in Africa

Nancy White

I think Adejare is my FIRST guest post since I started this blog May 26, 2004. He has a very strong international network. Nancy’s Note: In June I was lucky to help facilitate a couple of events for UN University at eLearning Africa in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

Harold Jarche » Free-agents and natural enterprises are better value

Harold Jarche

Home About Consulting Contact Key Posts Clients Toolbox Français Harold Jarche Entries RSS | Comments RSS Subscribe by e-mail Twitter Faves planetrussell: "Globalization creates interlocking fragility, while giving the appearance of stability."


The OER Debate, In Full

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

of the CC licenses (May 24, 2004) that attribution became mandatory on every license. In his book the Wealth of Networks, Benkler characterizes the Creative Commons project as follows: The Creative Commons is an initiative to develop a series of licenses that allow individuals who create information, knowledge, and culture to attach simple licenses that define what others may, or may not, do with their work. 2004, September 7).

Harold Jarche » Need for collaboration continues to grow

Harold Jarche

ralphmercer: committees are place to lure great ideas to be killed while absolving everyone of the blame hjarche: innovation is something you create from thinking & doesn’t usually come from existing practices that others are following [link] hjarche: Our Future: Security, Consumption, Participation and/or Green? We provide support, coaching and access to a network of resources.

Increasing “Jointness” and Reducing Duplication in DoD Intelligence

Martijn Linssen

The initial infusion of cash dovetailed with a renewed focus on information sharing and “collaboration,” which was emphasized in the Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act (IRTPA) of 2004. cities, track the flow of money to and from terrorist networks.”

“Complicated” vs. “Complex”

Martijn Linssen

1996), “A Nominal Definition of Complex Adaptive Systems,” The Chaos Network, 8(1): 2-3. Kassel, GE: Kassel University Press, 2004. Maxfield, Robert, “Complexity and Organization Management,” Complexity, Global Politics and National Security, David Alberts and Thomas Czerwinski (eds.), Someone asked for comment, I offered it.

Humannet at Cisco

Jay Cross

Yesterday I spent the day at Cisco talking with old friends and new about what Fast Company recently described as an “unprecedented forward-looking strategy to unleash what it’s calling a ‘ human network effect ’ both on and off the Cisco campus.”

Applications and Theory of Educational Social Software

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Metaphor: virtual classroom Network: shared interest or practice, fluid membership, reputation and altruism driven, activity ebbs and flows: Metaphor: virtual community of practice Collective" 'aggregated other', unconscious 'wisdom of the crowds', data mining, never f2f. Some quick ideas: - authority is changing - not gone, but a different nature - not determined by position, bt conferred on a person or group by a network - eg. Learning is a network forming process.

Want another Apple? No thanks?!

Martijn Linssen

Update 23rd October 0:08 AM CET: Updated the stats to also contain 2004, so theyre inline with my other comparison figures across this blog. Business or Pleasure? - why not both Home About Contact Wednesday, 20 October 2010 Want another Apple? No thanks?!

Giant Zero Journalism, cont’d

Doc Searls

The rise and prospects of hyperlocal journalism , from the Knight Citizen News Network. Local news web sites offering content generated by users are securing a valuable place in the media landscape and are likely to continue as important sources of community news, according to a report released today by J-Lab: The Institute for Interactive Journalism. These sites, which take many forms, have rapidly emerged since 2004.

My Digital Identity

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Some of them are more or less permanent, like your social security number. Even biometrics depend on the bearer’s motivation to keep the lock secure, on me not wanting somebody else to be able to successfully pose as me. 2004).

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Catch Up Post: Virtual Worlds Saving Lives, Experience Design and an RFI for an MMO for NASA (acronym attack!)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Arrgghh!!! Experience-Enabling Design: An approach to elearning design : From a 2004 post from elearning post.


Intelligent Communities Summit - Day One

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

By the end of 2004, it has spread to most universities and colleges in the U.S. Maybe those relations can become more formalized - more formal networks. They have programs to encourage investment from overseas - immigrant/network matching program.

Futures of the Internet

Doc Searls

Earlier this year the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project and Elon University conducted research toward The Future of the Internet IV , the latest in their survey series , which began with Future of the Internet I – 2004. Who’s coming through and how&# ) — and to do this securely and out in the open marketplace (meaning not just in the walled gardens of Amazons and eBays) — much of advertising’s speculation and guesswork will be obsoleted.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Here at ASTD.first session reviews.Ruth Clark and Tony Karrer.

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Edu-Gaming in the latest Escapist | Main | Article comparing new Mash-Up tools (Popfly, Pipes, Google) - thanks Sam Adkins » June 03, 2007 Here at ASTD.first session reviews.Ruth Clark and Tony Karrer.