“Flexible Security”: A Sensible Social Policy for our Digital Age

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

A few years ago I participated in an MIT roundtable that explored where future jobs will likely come from, given our increasingly powerful, inexpensive and smart technologies. I, for example, joined IBM in June of 1970 and retired in May of 2007 - 37 years later.

Education Technology Strategies - Day One

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

lessons scripted around 1:1 laptop); IT issues - we were a Windows network, with everything on our own domain - we needed to open eg printing etc O - consumer technology far more accessible in 2012 esp. cost effective - wan''t our goal, our goal was access - 2005 - Lindsay & Good - simulations just as good or worse than traditional labs - remote labs were just as good or better than traditional - 2007 - Corter et. dates to classical Greece How does technology change this? -

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Consulting with Libya in 2007 ? Clay Shirky

Clay Shirky

After Tahrir: Protecting US Muslims from Bigotry » Consulting with Libya in 2007. Over the weekend, Evgeny Morozov asked about my consulting with the Libyan government in 2007. 23 Responses to “Consulting with Libya in 2007” Franky says: March 24, 2011 at 10:35 am. This issue is not about if network technologies can or can not play a role in political movements, it is if Shirky was paid for his work with Libya. Clay Shirky.

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Irving Wladawsky-Berger: The Life Cycle of a Business

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Irving Wladawsky-Berger A collection of observations, news and resources on the changing nature of innovation, technology, leadership, and other subjects. Given my impending retirement, I have been thinking about IBMs long history , and wondering what it is that has enabled the company to survive the technology transition that almost did it in fifteen years ago. The down side (was)a free 60 day “Norton Security Systems” software that is a Nightmare, its complete overkill.

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

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Irving Wladawsky-Berger A collection of observations, news and resources on the changing nature of innovation, technology, leadership, and other subjects. Similar conversations, focused on Africa and Security and Society will also take place in cities around the world.

The Growing Importance of Storytelling in the Business World

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Since retiring from IBM in 2007, I’ve continued my involvement with technology-based initiatives, - AI and blockchain most recently, - through my consulting and academic activities as well as the weekly blogs that I’ve now been writing for the past dozen years.

Is FinTech Forcing Banking to a Tipping Point?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

For the past few decades, digital technologies have been systematically transforming one industry after another. Over my long career , I’ve seen many once powerful IT companies done in by technology and market changes, and either disappear altogether or become shadows of their former selves.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): 2007 edublog awards are now open for voting.and Im torn

Mark Oehlert

» December 06, 2007 2007 edublog awards are now open for voting.and Im torn Hurry, hurry, step right up and cast your vote! The 2007 edublog Awards are now open for voting. Posted by: mark oehlert | December 07, 2007 at 10:23 PM hi mark -- i'm a huge fan of your work.

More Reflections on SharePoint and Picking Technology | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I got somewhat alarmed when seeing that MS Sharepoint is not mentioned at all in “Digital Habitat&# (book by Etienne Wenger et al on Technology Stewardship for communities). This is where examination of technology at all three levels: platform, tool and feature — can really matter.

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Convergence or Divergence?

John Hagel

Convergence is re-shaping the technology, telecommunications and media industries. Implications for Industry Boundaries Will industry boundaries across technology, telecommunications and media still matter in this brave new world?

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Reflections from Adaptive Paths UX Week 2007

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « A foot in both worlds.working on a MacBook | Main | Facebook on iPhone (Inside Facebook) » August 25, 2007 Reflections from Adaptive Paths UX Week 2007 I had a little time now to digest all that I heard at the user experience/design conference named UX Week 2007 and put on by Adaptive Path.

Doc Searls Weblog · Time to write our own rules

Doc Searls

Dave provides the answer: So before we overly politicize the leading edge of technology, let’s get together on what actually does and doesn’t serve the user’s interest. Part I Facebook Beacon, Part II Cuts from FIR #296 : NevilleHobson.com on November 26, 2007 at 6:09 pm [.]

Doc Searls Weblog · Maybe they should call it ButtBook

Doc Searls

Pie and Coffee » Items on September 7, 2007 at 12:45 am [.] Bob Meade on September 7, 2007 at 6:19 am Good points, Doc. When will people learn that security through obscurity is not really security? Roland Hulme on September 15, 2007 at 12:35 pm What utter bollocks.

Doc Searls Weblog · Fiber sales maze

Doc Searls

Doc Searls Weblog Home About Subscribe to feed ‹ Welcome pilgrims • The future, cont’d › Fiber sales maze August 2, 2007 in Future | 9 comments So I’m taking an apartment for the next year, near Cambridge, Mass.

Angry Birds and productivity at work: why distractions can help

Ross Dawson

I was quoted: Chairman of Advanced Human Technologies Ross Dawson told news.com.au This reminds me of similar media coverage just over 4 years ago, when an internet security made up a number, saying that use of Facebook at work was costing employers $5 billion a year. While many companies soon reversed their hastily-enforced bans on Facebook back in 2007 and 2008, someone told me that their employer had just a few weeks ago rescinded their ban on Facebook.

Irving Wladawsky-Berger: Innovation, Fundamental Research and Universities

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Irving Wladawsky-Berger A collection of observations, news and resources on the changing nature of innovation, technology, leadership, and other subjects. "Although the term is often used to refer to new technology, many innovations are neither new nor involve new technology."

Irving Wladawsky-Berger: Hybrid Models of Capitalism

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Irving Wladawsky-Berger A collection of observations, news and resources on the changing nature of innovation, technology, leadership, and other subjects. Posted by: Jim | December 17, 2007 at 12:13 PM In 1980s, I noticed that many U.S.

Irving Wladawsky-Berger: Soft Power, Smart Leadership

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Irving Wladawsky-Berger A collection of observations, news and resources on the changing nature of innovation, technology, leadership, and other subjects.

Communication Nation: What do you love?

Dave Gray

11 November 2007 What do you love? Turning tragedy to triumph, family, technologys democratization of quality audio and video, authenticity, humor as a vessel for truth, progress, security, invention.

Irving Wladawsky-Berger: Welcome to Adam Smiths World

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Irving Wladawsky-Berger A collection of observations, news and resources on the changing nature of innovation, technology, leadership, and other subjects. A few months ago I participated in a meeting on media and content as part of IBMs 2007 Global Innovation Outlook initiative.

Irving Wladawsky-Berger: A Matter of World Views

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Irving Wladawsky-Berger A collection of observations, news and resources on the changing nature of innovation, technology, leadership, and other subjects. "We will not succeed simply by military or security means," he says.

Irving Wladawsky-Berger: The Complex Chemistry between Brands and Customers - Some Personal Experiences

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Irving Wladawsky-Berger A collection of observations, news and resources on the changing nature of innovation, technology, leadership, and other subjects.

Irving Wladawsky-Berger: Talent, Innovation and Competitiveness

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Irving Wladawsky-Berger A collection of observations, news and resources on the changing nature of innovation, technology, leadership, and other subjects. Strengthening all education - and in particular graduate education - is key to a prosperous and secure future.

Groups vs Networks: The Class Struggle Continues

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

I’ve been struck by the oddity because I’ve gone from place to place, college to college, school to school and I find that most of the technologies that I’m talking about and I want to demonstrate and show people are blocked. You know, the best security system isn’t gonna block people.

Irving Wladawsky-Berger: The Web and the Long, "Soft" War

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Irving Wladawsky-Berger A collection of observations, news and resources on the changing nature of innovation, technology, leadership, and other subjects. There are all kinds of new technologies for interacting with people and information in much more intelligent and visual ways.

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Blindness to the Deep Structures of Globalization

John Hagel

Many forces are driving the shift from push programs to pull platforms, including technology innovation and public policy shifts that systematically reduce barriers to entry and barriers to movement.

stevenberlinjohnson.com: Apple Opens Up

Steven Berlin Johnson

October 18, 2007 in Interface | Permalink TrackBack TrackBack URL for this entry: [link] Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Apple Opens Up : Comments i'm still skeptical of apple opening up their platform, even after this announcement from jobs. Att, Ricardo Oliveira [link] Posted by: Ricardo Oliveira | October 18, 2007 at 08:36 AM Releasing an SDK was always part of the plan. Posted by: Answer | October 18, 2007 at 10:52 AM iPhone released in late summer.

Doc Searls Weblog · Making Rules, II

Doc Searls

Doc Searls Weblog Home About Subscribe to feed ‹ Time to write our own rules • Live lunch › Making Rules, II November 26, 2007 in Berkman , Blogging , Business , Future , Ideas , Journalism , Life , News , Past , VRM , problems | 15 comments So many comments , so little time. 15 comments Comments feed for this article Trackback link: [link] Making Rules, II « turnings on November 26, 2007 at 12:30 pm [.] Thomas Hawk on November 26, 2007 at 5:08 pm Well put.

What Are You, Who Are You, And How Do You Know?

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Interesting to observe differing attitudes toward privacy and security. Different countries have different rules regarding privacy and security. Privacy and security run right though economic theory, and this is where game theory comes in. Privacy, security, trust, etc., security cameras on vacant lots - there's nothing to protect. There is another example of where you can have too much security - but you live closer to that example than I do.

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. This is a problem, particularly for younger employees who are extensively using social media technologies in their personal lives, but cannot properly do so at work.

Irving Wladawsky-Berger: 21st Century Grand Challenges

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Irving Wladawsky-Berger A collection of observations, news and resources on the changing nature of innovation, technology, leadership, and other subjects. " The expanded vision advocated by the CSPP included better healthcare and medical services; lifelong learning; improved services for senior citizens, the disabled and housebound; enhanced industrial design and manufacturing technology; and broad access to public and private data bases, electronic mail and other unique resources.

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PHI Meets PST: A PST Framework for Personal Health Information

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Many health care providers are using wireless technologies. Security Defined The main point: the confidentiality, integrity and availability of the data. Security in PHI Everybody recognizes that PHI is probably the most sensitive information you can hold about a person. The custodians have to be responsible for the privacy, security and integrity of PHI - and again, we need to have the two levels of 'custodian'. Summary of a talk by David A.

Applications and Theory of Educational Social Software

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Summary of a panel discussion at CADE-AMTEC 2007 featuring Terry Anderson, george Siemens and Dave Cormier. We think of the good of technology - but if you're Kevin Federline, you have been tagged 'crap' - when the community is democratic, you don't control the message. Technology as a transformative agent - we have a role as educators to transform society, but there are some times where we are responsive - society acts on us.

eLearning 2.0 Random Thoughts based on Chat

Tony Karrer

The general sense was that because of how it was advertised it attracted folks already more familiar with these technologies. BTW, the term honey pot comes from a security term - it's a place you set up to attract people. To be more specific on the IT is Evil comment, it's the security surrounding many of the Web 2.0 technologies which force IT departments to do a thumbs-down -- specifically when public-facing.

Irving Wladawsky-Berger: Reflections on Immigration

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Irving Wladawsky-Berger A collection of observations, news and resources on the changing nature of innovation, technology, leadership, and other subjects. Home Archives Subscribe « Thank You | Main | Senate Science and Technology Caucus » January 29, 2007 Reflections on Immigration In mid-January I went back to Mexico for meetings with clients and academics, as well as colleagues from IBM.

Irving Wladawsky-Berger: Reflections on Global Integration

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Irving Wladawsky-Berger A collection of observations, news and resources on the changing nature of innovation, technology, leadership, and other subjects. Personally, I strongly associate global integration with the rise of the Internet and advances in information technologies, and in particular, with our new-found ability to apply systems and engineering thinking to a whole new class of complex problems - including globally integrated economies, industries and enterprises.

The Slow, Steady March Towards Digital Money

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The report cites the example of M-Pesa , the highly successful mobile-phone based money transfer service launched in Kenya in 2007, which is now used by 83% of the Kenyan population. On January 27, Citi and Imperial College held their third annual Digital Money Symposium in London.

Identity Management in Government

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Because, in the end, it is not the security needs of government and business that will drive ID adoption. So in the consideration of identity and government services, while it is tempting to look for ways to find technology to adapt to the government's needs, it will also be necessary to reassess those needs to adapt to the new realities of identity

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Semantic Technology Primer (found via Stephen D)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « video jug test | Main | "The Book of Learning and Forgetting" » June 14, 2007 Semantic Technology Primer (found via Stephen D) Thanks to Stephen for finding this great rundown on the semantic world. From the site: "Semantic technologies include software standards and methodologies thatare aimed at providing more explicit meaning for the information thatsat our disposal.

More Reflections on SharePoint and Picking Technology | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I got somewhat alarmed when seeing that MS Sharepoint is not mentioned at all in “Digital Habitat&# (book by Etienne Wenger et al on Technology Stewardship for communities). This is where examination of technology at all three levels: platform, tool and feature — can really matter.