Enterprise microblogging: measuring true value "is relative"

Martijn Linssen

why not both Home About Contact Friday, 14 January 2011 Enterprise microblogging: measuring true value "is relative" Yammer announced a new feature yesterday : Leaderboards Leaderboards gives users access to statistics about their network activity. Business or Pleasure? -

Let’s move tweeting off Twitter

Doc Searls

Tweeting is owned by Twitter. In all fairness, this probably wasn’t the plan when Twitter’s founders started the service. Twitter has become de facto infrastructure, and that’s bad, because Twitter is failing. Tweeting without Twitter.

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Is Twitter Where Connections Go to Die? – The Unfollowing Experiment – The Follow-Up

Luis Suarez

Indeed, while re-reading through ‘ Is Twitter Where Connections Go to Die? – One thing I can share with you all is that once I have seen the light of a much smarter way of using Twitter through public lists alone it’s rather tough to go back to anything else for that matter, so I haven’t.

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Is Twitter Where Connections Go to Die? – The Unfollowing Experiment

Luis Suarez

Over three years ago I wrote a blog entry over here about Twitter under the provocative heading: ‘ Twitter is where conversations go to die ’. I still love Twitter, as I wrote just recently. Why do we follow people on Twitter in the first place?

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Tweet Kings & Pretty Things (aka Micro-Blogging Habits)

Dan Pontefract

Martin Bohringer of Chemnitz University of Technology in Germany and Stuart Barnes of University of East Anglia in England set out to prove the use of continuance theory and related theories of habit and critical mass specific to the micro-blogging service Twitter.

Twitter, being cool and a great video

Nancy White

If you haven’t already heard about Twitter, the microblogging tool, it is never too late. With a lot of self-effacing charm, James Clay brings us this delightful video: Are you on Twitter? But it brings up the issue of adopting a new technology because it is “cool.&#

Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Enterprise 2.0: The Prodigal.

Martijn Linssen

conference on Twitter via its hashtag #e2conf , I noticed a strange phenomenon: most tweets werent about Enterprise 2.0, Yes, but I still think most definitions of, and certainly approaches to, social business (including Dachis') still actually focus on the technology piece. 'What

Learning With and From Others: Restructuring Budgets for Social Learning

Dan Pontefract

technologies surfaced within the organization. The trend may have started with Facebook and Twitter being used inside company firewalls as a toe in the water, but it quickly shifted to specific social media tools being developed for specific corporate uses. Unlike other technologies, practices, or processes, social media inside the organization, for many companies, doesn’t belong in one single business unit; it lazily shifts among interested parties regardless of function or title.

Social Media in Intl. Dev: Podcast with Bill Anderson on Twitter

Nancy White

My first conversation with Bill Anderson on scientific research in international development was so good we kept going to record a “part 2″ on the specific application of microblogging and Twitter in science. Bill Anderson on Twitter for Science. Science Twitterers that Bill mentioned (first name is the Twitter name): AmSciForum - American Scientist Forum. Kevin Marks on How Twitter Works (in Theory!). Howard Rheingold on Twitter Literacy.

2010 - year in review

Martijn Linssen

I loved every second of it, letting myself be driven by The Circle of Inspiration that this outside world is, Twitter, Blogs and comments all leading one to the other. I only use Twitter to publish my blog posts, and had 250 followers at the beginning of 2010, and almost 1,000 at the end.

Andyasks , and Hopes for Answers

Andy McAfee

Photo of Andrew McAfee Home Blog About RSS Andrew McAfees Blog The Business Impact of IT Tweet Andyasks , and Hopes for Answers by Andrew McAfee on November 25, 2008 I’ve been told by a few people that if I want to really understand the power of the microblogging utility Twitter (which I wrote about here and here ) I need to use it more broadly. I also want to learn more about hashtags , the lightweight add-on to Twitter that lets us categorize our tweets.

Andyasks , and Hopes for Answers

Andy McAfee

Photo of Andrew McAfee Home Blog About RSS Andrew McAfees Blog The Business Impact of IT Tweet Andyasks , and Hopes for Answers by Andrew McAfee on November 25, 2008 I’ve been told by a few people that if I want to really understand the power of the microblogging utility Twitter (which I wrote about here and here ) I need to use it more broadly. I also want to learn more about hashtags , the lightweight add-on to Twitter that lets us categorize our tweets.

Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Capgemini's comma-splice.

Martijn Linssen

An obvious screenshot from the renewed site, heres the latest Capgemini slogan Capgemini presented a glossy new site this Monday, announced and talked about on Twitter. Quora: a gossiper's wet dream Twitter punctuation manners Ask not what your company can do for you,?

Reflections on Ten Years of Blogging

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

People started to blog about a wide variety of topics, from politics and journalism to business and technology. Blogging Education and Talent Innovation Management and Leadership Media and Communications Society and Culture Technology and Strategy

Remote Sex: the perfect Valentine’s Day present

Ross Dawson

Our online magazine FutureofSex.net explores this fascinating aspect of the intersection of technology and society. I did many Valentine’s Day interviews back in 2003 and 2004, talking about proximity dating , one way in which technology is changing how we connect romantically. Now technology can be used to connect people in intimate way they probably never dreamed of.”. The new technologies of remote sex can bring them together over any distance.”.

Business or Pleasure? - why not both: It's a mobile revolution.

Martijn Linssen

Quora: a gossiper's wet dream Twitter punctuation manners Ask not what your company can do for you,? Real Profitability Part I: The Big Three and Four Enterprise microblogging: measuring true value "is. Business or Pleasure? -

Finally a great E20 tool - and people play the social card!

Martijn Linssen

technology design principles to enterprise systems. E20 was about technology, but very strict technology : Not examples of Enterprise 2.0 technologies now starting to penetrate the firewall. Some messaging technologies do ensure that contributions are persistent.

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What Universities Must Learn About Social Networks

Jay Cross

Many companies rely on Facebook, Twitter, and other consumer applications to connect their people. As social learning began to create a buzz, LMS vendors have responded by tacking blogs and microblogs (tweet streams) onto their registration and delivery systems.

Working smarter

Jay Cross

Working smarter draws ideas from design thinking, network optimization, brain science, user experience design, learning theory, organizational development, social business, technology, collaboration, web 2.0 Just what I needed to explain the potential of microblogs to a client.

Tweets for the network era

Harold Jarche

Here are some of the observations and insights that were shared via Twitter this past week. “fair dealing is a users’ right that must not be interpreted restrictively” “ technological neutrality requires that, absent evidence of Parliamentary intent to the contrary, we interpret the Copyright Act in a way that avoids imposing an additional layer of protections and fees based solely on the method of delivery of the work to the end user.”

Blogs in Education

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Others use ‘microblogging’ services such as Twitter. This fosters in the teacher a familiarity with the technology and with students a habit of regularly checking the online resource. Submission for a forthcoming STRIDE handbook for The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU). See related handbooks here. What is a Blog? A blog is a personal website that contains content organized like a journal or a diary.

E-Learning Generations

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The third element was the technology developed to enablethat which we today call object oriented programming. Through thefirst three generations, a familiar process of innovation occurs: first thedevelopment and piloting of the technology (which is also when the open sourcecommunity springs up around it), then the commercialization of the technology,then the consolidation of that commercial market as large players eliminateweaker competitors. The core technology of web 2.0

Generations, Social and Enterprise: adopt vs adapt

Martijn Linssen

And looking at Twitter and Facebook demographics , GenX isnt doing that bad either In my last post I picture what Social is really going to do to the Enterprise: blow everything wide open and crush the existing relationships. The rules have changed due to new transportation technology.

Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Semantic Web - a tech fix.

Martijn Linssen

In a then following Twitter conversation with Peter Evans Greenwood , it became clear that we could "dance around" the definition of semantic itself - so how could we ever achieve a Semantic Web? My point is that we must not confuse the technologies with the ideas.

Why #VRM is Fools' Gold

Martijn Linssen

providing commodity technology) then there's not much point of having a relationship with them. Quora: a gossiper's wet dream Twitter punctuation manners Ask not what your company can do for you,? Business or Pleasure? -

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Catching the Zeitgeist

Harold Jarche

This experiment explores these possibilities by starting with messages on the microblogging-platform Twitter. Tags: Technology Communities

Effective Web Conferences – 41 Resources

Tony Karrer

28 Web Conference Training Tips - eLearning Weekly , July 10, 2009 Learning to use web conferencing technology is pretty easy, but there is a lot more to training via web conference than just putting on a headset, dialing up an audio-conferencing bridge, and logging onto the application. Online Facilitation, Twitter, Backchannel and Keynotes - Full Circle , February 24, 2010 The topic was “ Online Facilitation: 14 years on. eLearning Technology.

Social Media in International Development Podcast: Bill Anderson

Nancy White

The second one is on Twitter and science. But Bill is also an engineer and scientist with a keen eye on the role of technology. Before founding Praxis101 Bill worked for Xerox Corporation in distributed system architecture, technology strategy, and advanced.

Dummy's Guide to Standardisation

Martijn Linssen

Quora: a gossiper's wet dream Twitter punctuation manners Ask not what your company can do for you,? Real Profitability Part I: The Big Three and Four Enterprise microblogging: measuring true value "is. Business or Pleasure? -

E-Learning: Générations

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Ce que je voudrais faire est de décrireune série de «générations» de technologies et d'approches qui ont caractériséle développement de l'apprentissage en ligne au cours des années. Ceux-ci sont les éléments essentiels des technologies engestion d'apprentissage. Nous sommes plus familiers avec les logiciels sociaux à travers de nomsde marque comme Friendster, MySpace, Twitter, Linked In, Facebook, et plusrécemment, Google +.

Friday’s Finds #26

Harold Jarche

What I learned on Twitter this past week: Work. Video : Discussions about using Twitter and microblogging in education. Look who’s smiling Technology in the classroom. The Taylorist Stranglehold on buildings, management & IT via @drmcewan.

The social media I use

Nancy White

I have saved a few delicious tags about individuals’ technology configurations if you want to browse with they use. Microblogging. Twitter - I want to look into Laconi.ca Twhirl as a Twitter desktop client because I find Twitter on the web tiresome.

We have engaged in unnatural communications

Martijn Linssen

Gaming addiction, coding addiction, chatting addiction - not that I needed to seek any help, let alone professional, but there have been days that became nights and morning without seemingly blinking an eye I see increasing signs of chatting addiction on Twitter. Business or Pleasure? -

The New Polymath Booktour - Amsterdam

Martijn Linssen

The New Polymath is an enterprise that excels in multiple technologies—infotech, cleantech, healthtech, and other tech—and leverages multiple talent pools to create new medicine, new energy, and new algorithms. Business or Pleasure? -

In retrospect 2000-2010: omphaloskepsis ruled

Martijn Linssen

Quora: a gossiper's wet dream Twitter punctuation manners Ask not what your company can do for you,? Real Profitability Part I: The Big Three and Four Enterprise microblogging: measuring true value "is. Business or Pleasure? -

Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Why the EA isn't ready for #E20

Martijn Linssen

Quora: a gossiper's wet dream Twitter punctuation manners Ask not what your company can do for you,? Real Profitability Part I: The Big Three and Four Enterprise microblogging: measuring true value "is. Business or Pleasure? -

IBM’s Social Business Jam – Are You Jamming Yet?

Luis Suarez

owork; perhaps one of my favourite interest areas as of late, specially when thinking about how microblogging and activity streams could help out tremendously in moving forward that clarity, openness, transparency within any business. . What an exciting 10 days it’s been so far!

Social (hiccup) CRM tools

Martijn Linssen

The Lithium platform offers a number of connections to the social web (Facebook, Twitter), CRM systems, web analytics, and more. CRM systems named are Salesforce.com and RightNow technologies , but thats all theres to it - and there is a 2-page PDF on Salesforce.com.

Doc Searls Weblog · Beyond Social Media

Doc Searls

While the survey is fine for its purposes (mostly probing Twitter-based social media marketing) and I don’t mean to give it a hard time, it brings up a framing issue for social media that has bothered me for some time. Twitter is now as necessary to tweeting as Google is to search.

Toward a Pattern Language for Enterprise 2.0 : Andrew McAfee’s Blog

Andy McAfee

work — from how knowledge workers used technology to get their jobs done before all these weird (and wonderful) Web 2.0 I’ve had for some time now the vague sense that the iPhone, Twitter, Gmail, Googling, Facebook, Wikipedia, Delicious, and other runaway successes are trying to tell us something about how we want to use technology in our lives and in our work, and if we enterprise technologists listen carefully we’ll hear what that something is.