Open as in commons, not garden

Harold Jarche

I have been a proponent of the open web and open source software for the past decade and more. I deleted my Facebook account over a year ago, having no more time for this enormous walled garden, and I deleted my LinkedIn account and started to rebuild it last year.

The Future of Workplace Communications - Live notes from Future Forum webcast

Ross Dawson

It can take 18-24 months to make new hires productive. We don't have the tools to measure remote productivity. Video will accelerate productivity. We are making sure we play nicely with open source. We use Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter to recruit. PHIL : You have to have a firm view on how tools will impact productivity. These partners are getting clients all over the world - technology begins to open up new markets.

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TTI Vanguard Conference Notes - 7

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Firefox, another really successful open source project. Open sources is a success, we all know that, it's nothing new. But how does open source software development work? Almost every open source project uses peer review. What github does is allow your entire open source development is open? Started out in the formal model, now a very dynamic open source project. It started with open source.

The social media I use

Nancy White

Eudora is no longer a paid product, now Open Source. I haven’t opened up IE in months. Moodle, while pretty visually ugly, is easy to set up and is fabulously open source, as is Drupal. Drupal - powerful open source content management system.

Giant Snow Fail Link Sale

Doc Searls

” Same goes for open tabs. Radio Open Source: Kick Off Year Two by Open Source Media — Kickstarter. Products-as-Platforms Is Not a Marketing Gimmick – HBR. New E-Toilet To Revolutionize Online S g | The Onion – America’s Finest News Source. Andrew Pearson | LinkedIn. Who’s viewed your profile | LinkedIn. Opening Minds to the Spheres Among Us | Linux Journal.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

Open Educational Resources Matures 4. open up exciting opportunities for people to access relevant information where and when they require it. Production of content into eLearning is becoming much more of a commodity.

Giant Christmas Eve Used Tab Closing Sale

Doc Searls

Leadership for Disruption and Innovation | Haydn Shaughnessy | LinkedIn. Evolution Going Great, Reports Trilobite | The Onion – America’s Finest News Source. Product Categories Collectibles – Fybush Media. About the program | Open Technology Fund. adblock plus open source code – Google Search. Silicon Valley’s Culture of Amorality – Water Will Find its Way | LinkedIn. Here ya go, all free. (If

Open Learning, Open Networks

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Open online learning entered the mainstream with the growth and popularity of MOOCs, but while interest in open online courses has never been greater MOOCs represent only the first step in a broader open learning infrastructure. Preliminaries: Openness Downtown Syracuse.

Beyond Assessment ? Recognizing Achievement in a Networked World

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

I did a talk just downstairs on open content. This addresses the specific question of assessment in open learning and in informal learning. Is open online learning or the MOOC, the massive open online course, or informal learning in general doing the sort of thing that we need? Nonetheless, MOOCs and open online learning generally are shifting the definition of education away from its historical roots to a skills based, instrumentally defined enterprise ??

Web 2.0 Applications in Learning

Tony Karrer

15 37% On-Boarding process / Corporate Information 11 27% Online Reference / Glossary 10 24% Product Information / Training 9 22% Other 8 20% Supporting Meetings, Conference Rooms, Phone Numbers, Facilitation Assignment, agenda, etc. Then, maybe open it up to subject matter experts. Wouldn't you rather have it out in the open? Even Thomas Davenport, author of Thinking for a Living, has blasted these tools: blogs have detracted from productivity, not increased it.

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Social Networks and Urbanization

John Hagel

An extreme example of this is LinkedIn, the social networking site helping to connect business people based on profile data and knowledge about networks of relationships. You do not, in YT, create friend networks the way you do in MySpace or LinkedIn.

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Social Networks and Urbanization

John Hagel

An extreme example of this is LinkedIn, the social networking site helping to connect business people based on profile data and knowledge about networks of relationships. You do not, in YT, create friend networks the way you do in MySpace or LinkedIn.

First Time Visitor Guide

Tony Karrer

Once we've interacted to some level, you might consider linking up with my via LinkedIn - I found this to be a good way to stay connected with people. Moving from One to Many - LMS Products are Two Generations Behind Leading with an LMS - Harmful to Your Health (or Skipping Stages. Update 2/6/2008 based on recent Top eLearning Posts It can be daunting to visit a blog for the first time. The author(s) have been writing individual articles for months or years.

[berkman] The Law Lab

David Weinberger

The Law Lab is a rich environment, open for collaboration, that does research, explores ideas. It will create open technology “for governance and mechanism design — private production of norms, rules, common law and statutes.&#. The Law Lab is building an “open governance platform.&# Also, the Law Lab has been involved in the Open Trust Framework. It’s open source.

New Technology Supporting Informal Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Downes, 2007) We need to consider learners not only as the subjects of learning, entities to whom we deliver learning content, but also the sources of learning, functioning as the perceptual input for the wider network. Drupal, an open source content management system, enables the creation of individual accounts, the creation of discussion posts and pages and other content, and the sharing of this content online with other community members.