Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Complacency and Web 2.0

John Hagel

A number of recent events suggest a potentially significant evolution of Web 2.0 Those who fail to notice these early signals may find themselves sidelined as Web 2.0 Om Malik did a posting late last week on “Web 2.0: The Web 2.0 Web 2.0

The secrets of BigCommerce’s success

Ross Dawson

Their shopping cart gathered 10,000 customers in the first 18 months, rapidly iterating by taking and applying feedback from customers, quickly creating a mature, well-featured product. SME Technology Social media Social networks Technology trends Uncategorized Web 2.0

How to Replace Top-Down Training with Collaborative Learning (3)

Jay Cross

Technological infrastructure for social learning. That’s short for a phrase that kept coming up in conversation when he was writing Enterprise 2.0. It’s short for “It’s Not About The Technology.” But you can’t do without the technology either. Third post in a series.

Launch of Digital Sydney: Ideas, energy, success stories, and massive potential

Ross Dawson

Dean’s first business was a bar, which led him to founding Booking Angel (which we named in the top 10 Web 2.0 Over the last 10 years they have grown to 100 employees, with their work now being featured in movies such as Thor.

Techmeme: The power of the headline

Ross Dawson

Today Techmeme remains the reference point for what’s hot in technology news. The rise of the web has had a big impact on headline writing, not least for search optimization, but also increasingly for aggregation. Techmeme rarely features paywalled stories, but may link to you. Influence Technology trends Web 2.0I first wrote about Techmeme over 5 years ago.

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

Ross Dawson

They have also released an excellent 16 page printed booklet called What staff need to know about social media & technology , as well as a very nice 4 minute video that runs through and illustrates the 12 points. 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

MySpace's new strategy: building a new and valuable space in social content

Ross Dawson

New features like Topic Pages will help users follow their favorite TV shows, music artists, actors and games. The result is an app that takes into account what you like and what’s hot on the web. 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.

New Technology Supporting Informal Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Abstract We often talk about games, simulations and other events in learning, but these technologies support only episodic learning. Equally important are those technologies that provide a context for these learning episodes, an environment where students and interact and converse among themselves. Context Online learning today is beginning to be dominated by developments in games, simulations and related technologies. Introducing Web 2.0: Web 2.0

My Two Top 2008 Technologies

Andy McAfee

Photo of Andrew McAfee Home Blog About RSS Andrew McAfees Blog The Business Impact of IT Tweet My Two Top 2008 Technologies by Andrew McAfee on December 30, 2008 For a year-end post I’d rather not try to recap the year in technology, or in anything else. So I thought I’d wrap up this blog for this year with a bit of reflection, and talk about my two favorite technologies of the year (I just got my first iPhone yesterday, but will consider that a 2009 technology).

CoP Series #10: Stewarding Technology for Community

Nancy White

Elearning is growing and evolving hand in glove with a constellation of technologies that have their roots in a number of places. If we look back to the origins of the internet ( ARPANET ) through to today’s big emphasis on “Web 2.0″ Configure technology.

Technology and the Right Decision Rights Decisions

Andy McAfee

Photo of Andrew McAfee Home Blog About RSS Andrew McAfees Blog The Business Impact of IT Tweet Technology and the Right Decision Rights Decisions by Andrew McAfee on March 6, 2009 My current print version of Information Week has an interesting cover story about “demand-signal management,&# a highfalutin term for getting data about what’s selling, then using it to make decisions about manufacturing, replenishment, etc. In addition, Enterprise 2.0 Web 2.0

Have Things Really Been THAT Bad?

Andy McAfee

by Andrew McAfee on January 21, 2009 A recent tweet by @rossdawson alerted me to a new post by Oliver Young at his Strategic Heading blog titled “Web 2.0 This is a self-explanatory title, and an accurate summary of Young’s beliefs about the impact of 2.0 technologies. As he states: &# So what do I see when I look at Web 2.0, This was the case before 2.0 Some of these ways have involved technology, some have not. Web 2.0

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

Nancy White

Elearning is growing and evolving hand in glove with a constellation of technologies that have their roots in a number of places. If we look back to the origins of the internet ( ARPANET ) through to today’s big emphasis on “Web 2.0″ Configure technology.

stevenberlinjohnson.com: Raymond Williams

Steven Berlin Johnson

Few critics since have managed to traverse so many levels of experience in a single text: from the broad movements of economic and technological change to the biographical histories of individual authors, all the way back to Williams own personal migration from rural Welsh society to Cambridge don.

stevenberlinjohnson.com: Dawn of the digital natives - is reading declining? | Technology | The Guardian

Steven Berlin Johnson

Technology | The Guardian A number of people wrote in late last year to ask what I thought of the NEA report on declining literacy, To Read Or Not To Read , in the light of my arguments in Everything Bad Is Good For You. February 07, 2008 in Web | Permalink TrackBack TrackBack URL for this entry: [link] Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Dawn of the digital natives - is reading declining? I blame the web. Why The Web Is Like A Rain Forest.

stevenberlinjohnson.com:

Steven Berlin Johnson

stevenberlinjohnson.com « Irony and The Ghost Map | Main | Where Were At » The wonderful folks over at TypePad who make this blog possible have very kindly made Ghost Map their featured book of the month. Why The Web Is Like A Rain Forest. Discover column on Web 2.0.

stevenberlinjohnson.com:

Steven Berlin Johnson

Its on the stands now, and it features a full-height picture of me looking gravely concerned about something (presumably the future.) 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.

stevenberlinjohnson.com:

Steven Berlin Johnson

I just noticed that Neil Postmans Amusing Ourselves to Death -- which Everything Bad was something of a response to -- has just been reissued with a bright red jacket featuring people with televisions on their heads. Why The Web Is Like A Rain Forest. Discover column on Web 2.0.

stevenberlinjohnson.com: Games and the iPhone

Steven Berlin Johnson

stevenberlinjohnson.com « Brooks/Cheney | Main | The Silent Room Tone » Games and the iPhone Two quick thoughts on the iPhone announcement today: First, anopen question: does this mean the only way you can do over-the-airsyncing of calendar events and contacts (a feature I really, reallywant) is by connecting to an Exchange server? That would be prettyintense if Apple limited a crucial feature exclusively to users of aMicrosoft product. Why The Web Is Like A Rain Forest.

stevenberlinjohnson.com: The Long Zoom

Steven Berlin Johnson

stevenberlinjohnson.com « Virtual Paris | Main | » The Long Zoom Todays Sunday Times Magazine has a feature by me that serves as a nice bridge between the last book and the new one. 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.

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.

Twitter TechSmith LinkedIn Learning Strategy

Tony Karrer

The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. The Truth About Twitter - Social Enterprise Blog , May 11, 2009 Twitter Tips: for Teachers & Educators - Don't Waste Your Time , May 9, 2009 Twitter and Webinars - eLearning Technology , May 14, 2009 Developing a PLE Using Web 2.0 Hot List - May 8, 2009 to May 15, 2009 Once again, used eLearning Learning to generate a list of the best from last week.

Google+ and the Unsettled World of Social Media

Andy McAfee

The G+ team evidently worked on the technology for at least a year before releasing a public version of it, and it shows that they’ve done their homework. The one thing I can state definitively at this point is that the toolkit of Web 2.0

One Thing I Learned in Web School

Adaptive Path

Luke Wroblewski recently posted “10 Things I Learned In Web School,&# a set of realizations he’s had working deep in the Web. I find Luke’s insights spot on, but I realized my experience being deep in the Web has given me a different insight that I believe underlies much of what he addresses. This first became clear to me as companies attempted to “become Web 2.0″ ″ through the adoption of features (blogs!

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

Mark Oehlert

Not a bad feature list. Geez, the popular novel is the least of my concerns when this kind of technology comes onto the scene. 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.

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

Social Media in Intl. Dev: Gauresh Rajadhyaksha

Nancy White

This collaboration is much more than email exchanges — so they have developed a web-based system: “iSimulate @ World Bank&# — [link] — that allows users to access and execute simulations on some of our simulation models. This is an attempt at leveraging 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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To Really Drive Enterprise 2.0 Forward We Need A Behaviour Change

Dan Pontefract

One key line struck me: Whether using new or traditional technologies, the key to digital transformation is re-envisioning and driving change in how the company operates. That’s a management and people challenge, not just a technology one. Enterprise 2.0

My Network is my Net Worth: A Personal Story

Dan Pontefract

The new cultural trinity that I somewhat incessantly write and speak about combines a new leadership framework for all levels of people, Enterprise 2.0 thinking and Learning 2.0 and perhaps Web 2.0) aka Learning 2.0). and Learning 2.0 Learning 2.0

The Collaborative, Sharing Economy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

A few weeks ago I wrote about my recent participation in the 2013 Roundtable on Institutional Innovation , an Aspen Institute event that took a close look at the impact of digital technologies on the evolution of companies and other organizations. This one-to-many Web 1.0 Web 2.0

Awesome insights into working smarter

Jay Cross

Working Smarter Daily draws upon ideas from design thinking, network optimization, brain science, user experience design, learning theory, organizational development, social business, technology, collaboration, web 2.0 The point of Web 2.0

An Update on Virtual Worlds

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

We are taking the visualization technologies first introduced a few decades ago in supercomputing visualization , and later made popular by video games and applying them to many new kinds of applications in a variety of fields like education, business and health care. One of the their most interesting feature, is the ability to immerse yourself in the virtual world via an avatar. In that sense, they are a kind of visual, immersive Web 2.0 Web 2.0

February’s Top 50 Posts on Working Smarter

Jay Cross

Working smarter draws upon ideas from design thinking, network optimization, brain science, user experience design, learning theory, organizational development, social business, technology, collaboration, web 2.0 The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. Everything You Need to Know About Social Business and Enterprise 2.0 Best of Working Smarter Daily. February 1-29, 2012.

“17 Things we Used to Do”

Andy McAfee

Photo of Andrew McAfee Home Blog About RSS Andrew McAfees Blog The Business Impact of IT Tweet “17 Things we Used to Do&# by Andrew McAfee on April 20, 2009 Twitter grew by 131% in March alone , and Oprah started tweeting last week (and already has about 175,000 followers), so it seemed like the right time to discuss this technology/service/phenomenon/whatever-it-is in my MBA course. And I think that’s what intrigues me so much about this technology.

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“17 Things we Used to Do”

Andy McAfee

Photo of Andrew McAfee Home Blog About RSS Andrew McAfees Blog The Business Impact of IT Tweet “17 Things we Used to Do&# by Andrew McAfee on April 20, 2009 Twitter grew by 131% in March alone , and Oprah started tweeting last week (and already has about 175,000 followers), so it seemed like the right time to discuss this technology/service/phenomenon/whatever-it-is in my MBA course. And I think that’s what intrigues me so much about this technology.

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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

stevenberlinjohnson.com: Meet The New Blog

Steven Berlin Johnson

Some of the changes are cosmetic or technological: Ive switched over to Typepad (fingers crossed that their recent troubles are behind them), cleaned up the design a little, polished the biographical material, and so on. Why The Web Is Like A Rain Forest. Discover column on Web 2.0.

Good Posts from Last Week

Tony Karrer

Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. Twitter Job Aid - work in progress - Adventures in Corporate Education , April 12, 2009 Reduce Searching Start Talking - eLearning Technology , April 14, 2009 Solve problems with screencasting - eLearning Acupuncture , April 14, 2009 Augmented Reality in Learning - Upside Learning Blog , April 15, 2009 Top Other Items The following are the top other items based on social signals.

100 eLearning Articles and White Papers

Tony Karrer

Understanding E-Learning 2.0 eLearn magazine: Feature Article Ten Web 2.0 Web 2.0: eLearn: Opinions Good short article on characteristics of 2.0 e-learning 2.0 Technology Integration Matrix Together, the five levels of technology integration and the five characteristics of meaningful learning environments create a matrix of 25 cells as illustrated below. Web 2.0 Mzinga : White Paper Series : eLearning 2.0 &

stevenberlinjohnson.com:

Steven Berlin Johnson

The iPhone is, by all accounts, a truly innovative piece of technology. 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. Interface Culture : How New Technology Transforms the Way We Create and Communicate My first. Does Apple Think Multitasking Is A Bug Not A Feature?

Top 100 eLearning Items

Tony Karrer

Learning 2.0 - The Things How we read online. - Tools Collaborative Learning Using Web 2.0 Tools - A Summary PR 2.0: Introducing The Conversation Prism eLearning Trends 2007 and 2008 TechCrunch White Label Social Networking Platforms Chart How to Insert YouTube Videos in PowerPoint Presentations LinkedIn Tips and Tweaks: Do More with your LinkedIn Account Introduction to Wikis, Blogs, Social Bookmarking, Social Networking and RSS Corporate Policies on Web 2.0