Making social media happen in government: case study of NSW Department of Education

Ross Dawson

Barriers to engagement include loss of control, staff performance, ROI, brand reputation, security, and poor understanding. They launched a parent resource program SchoolAtoZ , which includes a website, Twitter account , Facebook page , and a mobile app (both iPhone and Android though virtually all downloads have been iOS), which has been selected by Apple as a featured app. Enterprise 2.0 Social media Social networks Web 2.0

The many and varied risk factors in Facebook’s IPO

Ross Dawson

Our competitors may develop products, features, or services that are similar to ours or that achieve greater market acceptance, may undertake more far-reaching and successful product development efforts or marketing campaigns, or may adopt more aggressive pricing policies. In addition, Platform partners may use information shared by our users through the Facebook Platform in order to develop products or features that compete with us.

Learning = getting the job done

Jay Cross

Without a doubt, Web 2.0 By leveraging the thinking and approaches, as well as the tools and technologies, of the Web 2.0 With the advent of “Web 2.0,” we can begin to move beyond the next generation of e-Learning to the next generation of learning itself: Learning 2.0.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Hey buddy, can you spare $1600?

Mark Oehlert

"As you should know by now this amazing keyboard features a tiny screen on each key. books futures Web 2.0

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Kindle.The Universal Textbook?

Mark Oehlert

Not a bad feature list. Again this is first gen and just like with the iPhone, I'm sure there is a software/firmware upgrade path to add some of this features. books futures Web 2.0

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Recent Podcasts from Harvard and Wesley Freyer on Innovation, Learning Orgs and IP

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « The World Continues to Get Spikier, not Flatter | Main | Netvibes Ginger - Promote on Blog Feature test » March 06, 2008 Recent Podcasts from Harvard and Wesley Freyer on Innovation, Learning Orgs and IP HBR IdeaCast 80: Where Does Strategic Innovation Come From? books futures Web 2.0

E-Learning 3.0 Course Synopsis

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The role of the instructors is to seed the course with web-based resources (such as this page), references and background reading, presentations bout some of the core course contents, tasks and activities, and audio or video discussions with guests or course participants.

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I Know It When I See It

Andy McAfee

Photo of Andrew McAfee Home Blog About RSS Andrew McAfees Blog The Business Impact of IT Tweet I Know It When I See It by Andrew McAfee on January 27, 2009 More and more often these days I get asked “Does [offering X] from [vendor Y] qualify as an Enterprise 2.0 Smaller companies and startups often say that the established vendors “just don’t get it&# and that the new features they’ve incorporated – blogs, wikis, discussion forums, tags, etc. Web 2.0

What Universities Must Learn About Social Networks

Jay Cross

Others will never do that for reasons of security, lack of the ability to customize, limited feature sets, or the risk of relying on a wildcard like Mark Zuckerberg. Some schools are comfortable encouraging students, faculty, and adminstratoin to use consumer apps on the open web.

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. For the past few decades, process reengineering, productivity improvements and cost reductions have been the most prominent features of their company’s culture.

I Know It When I See It : Andrew McAfee’s Blog

Andy McAfee

Andrew McAfee’s Blog The Business Impact of IT Home About RSS I Know It When I See It January 27 2009 Comments to this post More and more often these days I get asked “Does [offering X] from [vendor Y] qualify as an Enterprise 2.0 Established vendors of collaboration software are modifying their offerings and repositioning them as social software platforms that have all the features and functions necessary to support the new modes of interacting and getting work done.

AWOSS-2011-1

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Third Atlantic Workshop on Semantics and Services - blog summary Leveraging Semantic Web Technologies for Improved Decision Making Samuel Chance, Novexcorp Told some ‘Alabama’ jokes, to illustrate the importance of context. Perspective: Pull Web 3.0 Web 4.0 Push Web 1.0

February Informal Learning Hotlist

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. 10 Ways to Build Social Media Expertise Using Personal Web Projects - HarvardBusiness.org , February 2, 2010. Secure Websites in Plain English - Common Craft – Explanations In Plain English - , February 9, 2010. The Future of Web Content – HTML5, Flash & Mobile Apps - TechCrunch , February 5, 2010. Four Steps to Gov 2.0: Best of Informal Learning Flow.

stevenberlinjohnson.com: Apple Opens Up

Steven Berlin Johnson

Yes, some developments are best kept under wraps for as long as possible -- like the iPhone or the Intel switch -- contrary to all the principles of Web 2.0 Posted by: Jack | October 18, 2007 at 12:38 PM Nice post, but what does openness and transparency have to do with Web 2.0? Web 2.0 Also, the term is "organic milk," not "Web 2.0 " And "hybrid car," not "Web 2.0 I thought Web 2.0

May – June 15 Great Ones

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. If Mark Zuckerberg invented the Web - Joho the Blog , May 15, 2010. Education 2.0: What does Government 2.0 The Enterprise 2.0 Conference Boston 2010: Lots To See And Do - Dion Hinchcliffe’s Web 2.0 Seven Ways to Secure IT’s Future , June 2, 2010. Best of Informal Learning Flow. May 1, 2010 to June 14, 2010.

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[liveblog] Bringing Silicon Valley to Government

David Weinberger

” This inspired Tim to want to get more govt stuff into his Web 2.0 ” When Amazon launched its Web Services , it found the people illegally hacking on its data. There’s a team at the VA and a Homeland Security working on immigration services. ” In Silicon Valley you test, you work on it incrementally, you add new features. His advisors had a feature they really really really wanted included in the project.

Flash Controversy Continues - Is It a Good Choice for Development?

Tony Karrer

All we need is to define wet-floor-reflect and we’ll complete the Web 2.0 Security - some recent security issues with Flash that caused real damage are a continuing concern for me. Will we need to run in low-end phones with basic web access capabilities? Garin Hess wrote a post 5 Reasons Flash is NOT dying.give me a break! and it seems like my recent post Mobile Learning and the Continuing Death of Flash got him a little fired up.

[berkman] Chris Soghoian on privacy in the cloud

David Weinberger

Chris Soghoian is giving a Berkman lunchtime talk called: “Caught in the Cloud: Privacy, Encryption, and Government Back Doors in the Web 2.0 Chris’ question: Why have cloud providers failed to provide adequate security for the customers. (&# Cloud computing&# = users’ data is stored on a company server and the app is delivered through a browser.). Facebook, for example, seems to blame the user for not turning privacy features off.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Prism for Firefox: Run Web Sites/Apps w/out a whole big browser getting in the way.

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Attending Hinchcliffe and Companys "Web 2.0 » March 11, 2008 Prism for Firefox: Run Web Sites/Apps w/out a whole big browser getting in the way. books futures Web 2.0

CoP Series #10: Stewarding Technology for Community | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

If we look back to the origins of the internet ( ARPANET ) through to today’s big emphasis on “Web 2.0″ Second, it is easy to reduce technology selection to a set of features and pick the platform that seems to have all the features we need.

CoP Series #10: Stewarding Technology for Community

Nancy White

If we look back to the origins of the internet ( ARPANET ) through to today’s big emphasis on “Web 2.0″ Second, it is easy to reduce technology selection to a set of features and pick the platform that seems to have all the features we need.

stevenberlinjohnson.com: The Risk

Steven Berlin Johnson

Looking at all these images of endless security lines at the airports today, thanks to this foiled bombing plot, it occurs to me that the ideal solution would be the complete separation of passengers and their luggage. Blowing up a plane full of luggage -- with a body count of two -- wouldnt have the same PR value for the terrorists, and passengers would be able to fly entirely secure (though without their laptops and lattes.) Why The Web Is Like A Rain Forest.

stevenberlinjohnson.com:

Steven Berlin Johnson

" Global Equities Securities analyst Trip Chowdhrysaid in describing his initial impression of the new iPhone. Live SBJ Upcoming Events More of stevenberlinjohnsons events StoryMap Recent Essays The War On Error Discover column on the webs bottom-up response to Katrina. Why The Web Is Like A Rain Forest. Discover column on Web 2.0. Does Apple Think Multitasking Is A Bug Not A Feature?

stevenberlinjohnson.com: In Which The Blogger Has A Mild Freakout On The Delta Shuttle

Steven Berlin Johnson

Remember that their job is not just to serve drinks and do the security demo (which still bewilders me: a flotation device on cross country trip?) but also to ensure that passenger are safe and secure. John Tierney's column in Yesterday's NY Times (sitting behind the pay wall at [link] ) talks about the TSA's approach to security and you might be interested in reading it as it mirrors, to some extent, your experience. Why The Web Is Like A Rain Forest.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Firefox Can make even GMail Better

Mark Oehlert

This lovely add-on brings great UI features to GMail that just make it much nicer to use. books futures Web 2.0

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "Using Open Source Social Software as Digital Library Interface" (D-Lib Magazine)

Mark Oehlert

The article begins with a definition of digital libraryapproaches and features, examines ways in which open source and socialsoftware applications can serve to fill digital library roles, andpresents a case study of the use of blogging software as a publicinterface to a project called Digital Forsyth, a grant-funded projectinvolving three institutions in Forsyth County, NC. books futures Web 2.0

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Big Basket of Stuff #3.the last for today.and short

Mark Oehlert

of its Adobe Integrated Runtime (or AIR for short) a mechanism that allows applications created for the internet to run on the desktop completely independent of the web browser and across multiple operating systems. Every conference call becomes a Facebook event complete with invites, attendees, calendar entry, reminders, plus SMS and moderation features. books futures Web 2.0

stevenberlinjohnson.com: Brooks/Cheney

Steven Berlin Johnson

People had obviously been thinking about those themes before I wrote Emergence but the whole concept of applying Jacobs urban theories to the way we think about the web was something that hadnt been done before, as far as I know -- and now its a much more familiar connection to people, so much so that Brooks can made an offhand reference to it without even walking though the logic. Im kidding about the national security, but not about the fact that he read it.)

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Social Media Planning and Evaluation for NGOs | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Organizations working in more conservative parts of the world worry about what people will access if they start using web based tools. Giulio It is really interesting to see how many organizations are now creating guides and resources to “Web 2.0

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Does anyone else see "Student Records" in "Data Portability"?

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Clay Shirky at Web 2.0 So I was reading the SCORM 2.0 How should SCORM 2.0 The Friend Connect feature on a site acts as a small peephole on a Web page allowing content from a preselected social network (including Facebook, Google Talk, hi5, orkut, Plaxo, and others)to be viewed within the predefined window. All of this, the SCORM 2.0 books futures Web 2.0

Sales Team Portal for Content and Expert Access

Tony Karrer

I'm hoping to do a lot of case studies over the next 6-12 months looking at interesting examples of the use of social/informal/web 2.0 They asked what web sites the sales teams liked. MSNBC, CNN and ESPN were good Web sites and simple to use.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Small Basket of MindMapping Items

Mark Oehlert

Review: iMindMap 2.0 You mention MindMeister - this allows you to work when you're away from a web connection as well as on line (if you subscribe). books futures Web 2.0

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Picnik: My new favorite online photo editor

Mark Oehlert

The only issue I have is that when you use the "right-click" send to Picnik feature, it often has to start up the first time and you have to send it again with the image or page you want. books futures Web 2.0

stevenberlinjohnson.com:

Steven Berlin Johnson

The Others could be trying to secure franchise rights to the Twilight Zone Dairy Queen. Live SBJ Upcoming Events More of stevenberlinjohnsons events StoryMap Recent Essays The War On Error Discover column on the webs bottom-up response to Katrina. Why The Web Is Like A Rain Forest.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Video Killed the Radio Star but What About the Instructional Designer?

Mark Oehlert

Video Jug is nicely implemented and has some typical but well done features like ratings, embedding code and they have done a great job making many of the videos available for download in a range of formats include for the PSP - now there is one you dont see every day!Video

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stevenberlinjohnson.com: The Strike

Steven Berlin Johnson

TWU workers have good pay, job security, benefits, and a retirement plan. Live SBJ Upcoming Events More of stevenberlinjohnsons events StoryMap Recent Essays The War On Error Discover column on the webs bottom-up response to Katrina. Why The Web Is Like A Rain Forest. Discover column on Web 2.0. Does Apple Think Multitasking Is A Bug Not A Feature?

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Passively Multiplayer Online Game (PMOG)

Mark Oehlert

You earn XP (that experience points n00b) just by visiting the Webs sites youd normally visit and you gain levels - the kinds of things youd expect in an RPG. books futures Web 2.0

stevenberlinjohnson.com: Is There An iTV In Our Future?

Steven Berlin Johnson

Still, Id much prefer not to sell my new LCD TV on Craigslist, and Time Warner is forcing me to use their cable box for HD DVR features. I am a user of our products and I can honestly say that we are the closest thing out there to a fully-integrated digital home (movies, music, lights, temperature, security, etc.). Live SBJ Upcoming Events More of stevenberlinjohnsons events StoryMap Recent Essays The War On Error Discover column on the webs bottom-up response to Katrina.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Big Basket of Stuff #1: Wikis, IMs, and 3D

Mark Oehlert

" Meebo announces new features and partners : "First off, they have introduced a developer API for their Meebo Rooms product. This will allow people to integrate a Meebo Room into their own Web site. " Meebo is hoping that Web site owners will take this as an opportunity to build a community." sure to check out the "Room" feature. books futures Web 2.0

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "U.S. Spies Use Custom Videogames to Learn How to Think" (WIRED)

Mark Oehlert

Spies Use Custom Videogames to Learn How to Think" (WIRED) : Comments Hi, What are the features we can come across in video games? books futures Web 2.0 Funny Future of e-Learning Research Cross Posting Futures Games Gaming & Learning Government Hardware Industry informal learning Innovation Insanely Cool Content Job Leads Latest News Learning Learning 2005 Learning As Art Learning/Training Learning/Web 2.0

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Web-based Replacements for MSFT Project

Mark Oehlert

» March 25, 2008 Web-based Replacements for MSFT Project OK.havent had the time to try any of these out but love seeing rich toolsets like this hit the cloud.if Webware story ) "If you use Microsoft Project, you might want to seriously consider three alternatives that run completely on the Web. books futures Web 2.0

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): GDC Update 4: A Basket of Stuff

Mark Oehlert

Facebook and the new Web of Social Gaming.so So this presentation featured the creators behind some of the most popular Facebook games going - Warbook, Vampires and Texas Holdem. What really struck me here was that there were a couple of guys on stage in their early to mid 20s debating, at a high level of sophistication, a variety of web-based advertising and revenue-generation models on incredible scales. This has got to be an unintended consequence of the Web etc.I

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Must-have Firefox Entensions and Fixes

Mark Oehlert

Now, once you have your browser all clean and shiny again, be sure and review this list which lays out the top ten features of Firefox that dont require an extension. books futures Web 2.0 Funny Future of e-Learning Research Cross Posting Futures Games Gaming & Learning Government Hardware Industry informal learning Innovation Insanely Cool Content Job Leads Latest News Learning Learning 2005 Learning As Art Learning/Training Learning/Web 2.0