Amazon's New HQ

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The Request for Proposals (RFP) identifies a desire for a metro area of a million people or more "with the potential to attract and retain strong technical talent." Canada also offers a number of advantages not listed specifically in the RFP. Privacy and data protection. Amazon has recently responded to the need for data storage outside the U.S. This bodes well for future energy security as petroleum energy sources become, if not more costly, more unpalatable.

RFP 130

All Social is Learning | Organizational Knowledge Design

Martijn Linssen

Learning Management Suite RFP Template | - [.] About John Dr. John Bordeaux brings 28 years’ experience working issues of national security and knowledge management.

Design 249

Book week

Doc Searls

The reality is we need a different way of thinking about data, and in an age marked by innovation we shouldn’t find a reframe too difficult. Generations of marketers have been brought up on an adversarial view of the customer, the target, the win… In all the discussions we’ve had here in Forbes about social business we have yet to stray into the use and purpose of social data, as if we too largely accept that the adversarial view is the only one.

RFP 159

LMS Satisfaction Features and Barriers

Tony Karrer

The survey data itself I find to be pretty interesting and useful for some important aspects of selection. Sometimes it's how they were referred to by the survey respondents and it hasn't been cleaned up in the data. GeoMetrix Data Systems Inc. Update, Nov.

Department of Corrections

Doc Searls

For example, take Should Consumers Control Their Own Data? But that’s what Matthew thinks, so he runs with it: The Searls proposal comes at a time when questions and concerns over so-called online behavioral tracking and other data collection techniques practiced by advertisers and marketers have been mounting. ” Notably, consumers might be shocked at how little their data buys them, while continuing to distrust what advertisers are doing with their data.

RFP 116

Doc Searls Weblog · UnAmerican Airline

Doc Searls

At the simple end you should be able, for example, to make a street address change that inform and correct all your contacts, subscriptions, memberships and other relationships (magazines, insurance companies, utilities, whatever) — in a secure way that involves minimal need-to-know disclosure.

RFP 141

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Foucault, Control and the LMS

Mark Oehlert

But since this is not usually possible, there isa need for "relays" of observers, hierarchically ordered, through whomobserved data passes from lower to higher levels."

RFP 48