Web 2.0

Tony Karrer

Posts related to Web 2.0: Spending or Wasting Time on Web 2.0 Personal Learning and Personal Learning Environments Web 2.0 Tools in the Enterprise Web 2.0 and eLearning 2.0 Start-Up Guides Collaborative Learning Using Web 2.0 Tools - A Summary Web 2.0 Tools, Networks and Community (Individuals vs. Collective) Web 2.0 Tool - Great Collaboration Example Facilitating Adoption of Web 2.0

Business+Web 2.0 from McKinsey

Jay Cross

McKinsey has an insightful new study on business and web 2.0 For the past three years , roughly 1,700 executives from around the world—across a range of industries and functional areas—have responded to a McKinsey survey on how organizations are using Web 2.0

Web 2.0 Applications in Learning

Tony Karrer

Last week I presented a session at ASTD TechKnowledge entitled eLearning 2.0 - Applications and Implications. It could just as easily have been called Web 2.0 I discussed my experience from Collaborative Learning Using Web 2.0 Spending or Wasting Time on Web 2.0 Use a Wiki instead of other approaches to creating web pages (only edited by ID/writers initially). Web 2.0 eLearning Trends Enterprise 2.0

Six trends for 2011 and beyond on how businesses can tap the power of the web

Ross Dawson

The very dynamic Adam Franklin and Toby Jenkins of Bluewire Media recently did a video interview of me, asking me about the trends driving how the web will shape business. What do you see the future of the web being for businesses? What specific trends do you see for 2011?

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Launch of Future of the CIO framework

Ross Dawson

The post Launch of Future of the CIO framework appeared first on Trends in the Living Networks. Cloud Enterprise 2.0 Future of business Keynote speaker Marketing Mobile Social networks Social trends Technology trends Uncategorized Web 2.0

Crowdsourcing Week in Singapore promises to help catalyze the global potential of crowdsourcing

Ross Dawson

However, while the many manifestations of crowdsourcing, notably crowdfunding, are among the most visible trends today, the extent of the potential is still far from being recognized and understood.

Analysis: US, Australia social network usage flat, New Zealand now the world’s biggest user of social networks?

Ross Dawson

appeared first on Trends in the Living Networks. Australia Global economy Social media Social networks Social trends Uncategorized Web 2.0

Trends in Learning

Tony Karrer

Someone was just asking me about the big trends in learning and the implications of those trends on corporate learning and development. So, here's a bit of a compilation of some of the things I've been talking about in my blog which points to some of the major trends in learning. Trends in What L&D Organizations are Doing As a result of these trends, some L&D organizations are looking to social and informal learning. And surveys such as Web 2.0

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Moving the CIO to the heart of strategy

Ross Dawson

Cloud Enterprise 2.0 Technology trends Uncategorized Web 2.0

Zany times at Corporate Learning Trends

Jay Cross

Today at Learn Trends , I demonstrated my ability to screw up everything technical within reach. Sometimes things go so far off the rails that all you can do is chuckle at life’s absurdity. Harold Jarche, Clark Quinn, Jane Hart, and I had planned to lead a session at noon today to explain the thinking we’ve gone through to develop a lightweight, turn-key social learning platform.

The extraordinary personal value of the web: $140 billion is the tip of the iceberg

Ross Dawson

How much value do you get from the web? We may quibble about the cost of bandwidth and online services, and in some cases we should, but the reality is the value we get from connectivity and web-based services is massive. Social media Social trends Technology trends Web 2.0

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Launching my new book today! Getting Results From Crowds

Ross Dawson

Crowdsourcing Entrepreneurship Future of business Future of media Future of work Social media Social trends Technology trends Web 2.0Today we are launching my new book Getting Results From Crowds: The definitive guide to using crowdsourcing to grow your business ! This has been, in all, many years in the planning and making, and I’m extremely happy with how it has come out.

More research: browsing for fun at work boosts productivity

Ross Dawson

In summary, those who surfed the web for fun while at work were 9% more productive than those who weren’t allowed to do so. Social media Social trends Uncategorized Web 2.0

‘Aussie mafia’ sets up the “biggest startup hub in Silicon Valley”

Ross Dawson

Australia Technology trends Web 2.0News just in that Elias Bizannes of Startup Bus fame is helping setting up Startup House, a 36,000 square foot space in San Francisco’s hopping SoMa district where entrepreneurs will live as well as run startups.

Detailed stats: Social networks dominate Internet usage, Australia still #1

Ross Dawson

However Nielsen’s methodologies look only at website visits and don’t the majority of time spent on Twitter, which is on web and mobile clients. Mobile Social media Social networks Social trends Twitter Uncategorized Web 2.0

Launch of Social Media Strategy Framework in Arabic

Ross Dawson

The post Launch of Social Media Strategy Framework in Arabic appeared first on Trends in the Living Networks. Global economy Social media Uncategorized Web 2.0

5 facets of employees’ increasing technology expectations

Ross Dawson

One of the fastest-developing trends in enterprise technology is the ‘bring your own technology’ movement. Within the massive trend of increased expectations of personal opportunity, there are a number of aspects that relate to technology. Enterprise 2.0 Social trends Technology trends Web 2.0Earlier this week I spoke at an excellent event organized by Canon for the CIOs of major organizations.

Futurist conversations: Thoughts on the future of television

Ross Dawson

Examples include CBS’s What’s Trending, Al-Jazeera’s The Stream, and others however it is fairly early. * Future of media Technology trends Uncategorized Web 2.0

Keynote: The Business Opportunities of the Future

Ross Dawson

Cloud Crowdsourcing Future of business Keynote speaker SME Technology Social media Technology trends Uncategorized Web 2.0This morning I am giving the keynote at the MyBusiness Expo 2011 on The Business Opportunities of the Future.

Blogging is fragmenting into multi-platform content creation – long live blogging!

Ross Dawson

Here is the latest traffic data on Tumblr, showing that the trend isn’t slowing down. And the rapid development of blogging in the broadest sense of personal content creation, now in increasingly diverse forms, is one of the few most important trends of this century so far.

Research: The acceleration of Australian banks’ use of social media

Ross Dawson

Australia Enterprise 2.0 Financial services Social media Social networks Technology trends Twitter Uncategorized Web 2.0

The 9 kinds of context that will define contextual search

Ross Dawson

The intent was to provide some different perspectives on trends in digital media as input to their deliberations. Future of media Technology trends Web 2.0Yesterday I did the kick-off presentation and workshop at a strategy planning session of a major online media company.

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In the future libraries may die, but they will be reborn

Ross Dawson

Social trends Technology trends Web 2.0The future of libraries is a rich and fascinating topic. It’s over 10 years now since I first gave a keynote on the topic, to an an audience of over 1,200 members of the Australian Libraries and Information Association conference.

The secrets of BigCommerce’s success

Ross Dawson

SME Technology Social media Social networks Technology trends Uncategorized Web 2.0

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

Ross Dawson

He said that startups can’t look at trends as reported in the media because by the time you see them it’s too late. Dean’s first business was a bar, which led him to founding Booking Angel (which we named in the top 10 Web 2.0

The inside is the outside: The Möbius strip and Klein bottle as metaphors for the future of organizations

Ross Dawson

Others have used social software and the tools of Enterprise 2.0 Thanks to Dominique Turcq ‘s The Fractal Nature of Enterprise 2.0 Crowdsourcing Enterprise 2.0 Future of business Future of work Social networks Uncategorized Web 2.0

The rise of mini-blogging in 2011: Tumblr will continue to soar

Ross Dawson

SmartCompany recently featured an excellent article on The next 10 social media trends , which received considerable attention and was syndicated through a number of other outlets. Social media Social trends Twitter Web 2.0

Four lessons learned from 12 years of blogging

Ross Dawson

It is 12 years since I started this Trends in the Living Networks blog to accompany the launch of my book Living Networks. The post Four lessons learned from 12 years of blogging appeared first on Trends in the Living Networks. Enterprise 2.0 Future of media Social media Twitter Uncategorized Web 2.0 It is interesting to look at my posts from October 2002 , in which I reflected on some of the earlier signs of the networks coming to life.

eLearning Trends 2007 and 2008

Tony Karrer

See also - Ten Predictions for eLearning 2008 I was talking with someone last night who asked me what some of the bigger eLearning Trends were. I told him about eLearning 2.0 But I also promised to point him to some of my posts that I thought would help him get a handle on the most important eLearning Trends going on today: eLearning Trend #1 - eLearning 2.0 - see What is eLearning 2.0? vs. 2.0

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What is the future of the IT department?

Ross Dawson

Cloud Enterprise 2.0 Scenarios Technology trends Web 2.0The future of enterprise technology is a massively important theme, which impacts organizations, vendors, governments, and indeed society at large.

Keynote slides on The Transformation of Government

Ross Dawson

If you are not attending, the entire conference will be live-streamed to the web. Australia Collaboration Government Keynote speaker Social trends Technology trends Uncategorized Web 2.0Tomorrow morning I am giving the opening keynote at the annual conference of Institute of Public Affairs New South Wales , on the topic of The Transformation of Government.

Why microblogging has moved to the heart of enterprise social initiatives

Ross Dawson

When I wrote Implementing Enterprise 2.0 The post Why microblogging has moved to the heart of enterprise social initiatives appeared first on Trends in the Living Networks. Enterprise 2.0 Future of work Social media Social networks Twitter Uncategorized Web 2.0

Looking for talented editors/ writers / project managers / social media on cool tech, media, and future topics

Ross Dawson

Business and Social Trends. Crowdsourcing Future of business Future of media Future of work General SME Technology Social media Technology trends Twitter Uncategorized Web 2.0We have just posted an ad on Elance , looking for editors/ writers/ project managers for some of our existing and forthcoming online publications. Please apply on Elance if this seems like a match, or pass it on to others if you think it might be of interest.

The Question: What is the most interesting thing you came across today?

Ross Dawson

Influence Social media Social networks Social trends Twitter Uncategorized Web 2.0Twitter has moved from asking ‘what are you doing now?’ ’ to ‘what’s happening?’, ’, and now describes itself as an ‘ information network ‘ The Twitter News Network is a manifestation of the global brain , in which we create value for others by contributing to the visibility and availability of high-value information.

Data: What the Fortune Global 100 are doing (and not doing) on social media

Ross Dawson

25% of the companies have Pinterest accounts, showing they are on top of trends. Social media Social networks Twitter Web 2.0A recent study from Burson-Marsteller looks in depth at what the Fortune Global 100 are currently doing on social media. Burson-Marsteller Global Social Media Check-Up 2012 from Burson-Marsteller.

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Scenarios for the downfall of Facebook and a new landscape for social networks

Ross Dawson

However given the current market landscape and trends over the last couple of years, the most likely outcome is that Facebook will still dominate. Mobile Social media Social networks Twitter Web 2.0Today I gave the keynote on Social Media and the Future at Marcus Evans’ CIO Summit. In question time after my keynote I was asked whether Facebook will still be the dominant social network in 5 years.

Troubling Trends in Organizational Networks

Jay Cross

In the middle of 2008, a notice appeared on the Informal Learning blog (informl.com) requesting participation in a survey of informal and Web 2.0 While the access to the Web and use of social media are way up from when Internet Time Group conducted a similar study a year ago, the overall picture is not rosy. Yet, if the results of the Internet Time Group’s study on informal and Web 2.0 Business Intelligence, CLO magazine, December 2008.

Social Media and the Future: Keynote slides at CIO Summit

Ross Dawson

After quickly running through a history of consumer social media, I look at the 10 major trends shaping the future of social media, as well as key directions in the social media platform battle. Enterprise 2.0 Future of work Keynote speaker Social media Social networks Web 2.0This afternoon I am giving a keynote on Social Media and the Future at the Australian CIO Summit in the Gold Coast. Here are the slides from my presentation.

Review of Tibbr social enterprise platform – keynote at Sydney launch on February 8

Ross Dawson

Dennis is a famous curmudgeon and cynic, a while ago summarizing his views as Enterprise 2.0: What a crock , so it’s a real turn-around for him to now write TIBCO launches tibbr: enough to make Enterprise 2.0 ReadWriteWeb says TIBCO’s tibbr May Be the Enterprise 2.0

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Celebrating and reflecting on 10 years of blogging

Ross Dawson

My first post on the Trends in Living Networks blog was on October 5, 2002, beginning: The emergence of the “living web”: In just the same way as the networks are coming to life, the language that we use to describe this new world is emerging and evolving. In the last few months, the blogging community has started using the term “living web” to describe the flow of information in the networks. Social media Web 2.0

Techmeme: The power of the headline

Ross Dawson

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

Futurist conversations: Ross Dawson and Gerd Leonhard on Open vs Closed Systems

Ross Dawson

There is a long and gradual trend to open systems, but progress is rarely linear and it hasn’t shifted as fast as we may have expected. Future of business Social media Uncategorized Web 2.0

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The (in)accuracy of long-tail Wikipedia articles – can you help improve mine?

Ross Dawson

appeared first on Trends in the Living Networks. Future of media Social media Uncategorized Web 2.0 The quality of Wikipedia has been well established. A well-known study was carried out in 2005 by scientific journal Nature showing that the accuracy of Wikipedia articles on science was comparable to that of Encyclopedia Brittanica. A more recent study by Epic and University of Oxford again showed comparable quality of articles across many domains of study and languages.