Designed for ice-skating

Joitske Hulsebosch

This is how I learned from neighbours that the design was optimised for ice-skating. Another example of design flaws. I still believe in interactive design, whether it is for irrigation systems, bridges or toolsets. Tags: technology design

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'Design' versus 'emergent'

Joitske Hulsebosch

I believe you can learn from what happens naturally (the emergent) and use it to facilitate (design). In a previous blogpost I wrote about the three myths about communities of practice. The second myth is that communities of practice are self-emergent.

Green Chameleon » Thoughtful Design Needs Thoughtful Implementation

Green Chameleon

An example of where thoughtless implementation not merely undermines but actively destroys the potential customer value created by thoughtful design of a solution. Posted on November 29, 2007 at 12:36 PM | Comment permalink Page 1 of 1 pages Commenting is not available in this weblog entry.

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Collaborative Thinking: Designing & Enabling Communities

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « PARC Forums: People & Social Technologies | Main | Social Applications: Leave The Rough Edges Alone » December 19, 2007 Designing & Enabling Communities Very effective at getting some key concepts across - well worth viewing.

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Tony Tags me on 2007 Traffic Stats | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Share and Enjoy: 5 responses so far 5 Responses to “Tony Tags me on 2007 Traffic Stats&# # Tony Karrer on 14 Jan 2008 at 4:35 pm Nancy, thanks for sharing.

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Green Chameleon » It Ain’t Over Till the Fat Wiki Sings

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about It Ain’t Over Till the Fat Wiki Sings Here’s a nice way (from Elliot Masie’s Learning 2007 conference ) of extending the life (and discussions) of a conference past its formal close.

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Online Community Unconference 2007 / Online Community Unconference 2007

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Workspace: Online Community Unconference 2007 Whats New Weblogs Loading. 374 Revisions Print Tools Export as HTML Export to PDF Export to Word Online Community Unconference 2007 hide Welcome to the Wiki for the Online Community Unconference. Bayne Webcast parts of the OCU 2007 conference live on BlogTV.com with her Webcam. Socialtext Mobile Settings Help Log in Register Search this workspace: Home People.lists the people you are following.

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On KM Australia 2007 (final) " Brad Hinton - plain speaking

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Filed under: Business , CoPs , Collaboration , Communication , Conference , Knowledge Management , Networks , Organisational behaviour , Social computing « On KM Australia 2007 (Part 3) On books (31/07/07) » Leave a Reply Click here to cancel reply. Theme: Digg 3 Column by WP Designer

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Collaborative Thinking: The Sociability Of Social Media

Collaborative Thinking

December 20, 2007 in social_media | Permalink TrackBack TrackBack URL for this entry: [link] Listed below are links to weblogs that reference The Sociability Of Social Media : Comments You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.

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Collaborative Thinking: Timeout For Something Different

Collaborative Thinking

December 23, 2007 in Commentary | Permalink TrackBack TrackBack URL for this entry: [link] Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Timeout For Something Different : Comments You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.

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Collaborative Thinking: Social Applications: Leave The Rough Edges Alone

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Designing & Enabling Communities | Main | Enterprise 2.0 Decisions on the design and deployment of social applications can be influenced by managements expectations of enabling certain outcomes (e.g.,

Collaborative Thinking: AP-AOL Instant Messaging Trends Survey

Collaborative Thinking

Teens today are more likely to upload photos (42 percent in 2007 vs. 34 percent in 2006) while instant messaging.

Collaborative Thinking: Social Media & Pharmaceuticals

Collaborative Thinking

Connections Categories Attention Management AugmentedReality blogging Books BurtonGroupCatalyst07 BurtonGroupCatalyst08 Business_IT_Alignment CiscoCollab Collaboration Commentary Communication design digital+life e-Mail Enterprise 2.0

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Collaborative Thinking: Common Craft Adds Additional Videos

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Social Media & Pharmaceuticals | Main | Social Software Vendor Roundup » December 04, 2007 Common Craft Adds Additional Videos Blogs is the latest addition.

2007 130

Collaborative Thinking: The State of the Media Democracy

Collaborative Thinking

Connections Categories Attention Management AugmentedReality blogging Books BurtonGroupCatalyst07 BurtonGroupCatalyst08 Business_IT_Alignment CiscoCollab Collaboration Commentary Communication design digital+life e-Mail Enterprise 2.0

2007 130

Free online fora for hire!

Joitske Hulsebosch

We chose Ning because it is super-easy to design and there is a Dutch version. You can also choose to make it as easy as possible and to add these elements later (by dragging these elements into your design). I really wonder what the future of online forum design will look like.

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Green Chameleon » Do Knowledge Managers Really Want to Share Knowledge?—Sharing as a Mating Game

Green Chameleon

I took three months of posts, between July and September 2007, and analysed them for the identity of the posters, first by gender, and then by occupation. Posted on October 18, 2007 at 10:48 PM | Comment permalink I think to use the figures meaningful you would have to code for content.

2007 130

The new shape of online community

Joitske Hulsebosch

Tags: online facilitation technology design

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Green Chameleon » Macbook Trilogy

Green Chameleon

Smooth and intuitively-designed features, exciting applications yet to be explored and most of all, a delightful interface. Paolina Posted on July 09, 2007 at 12:39 PM | Comment permalink Welcome to the company of the righteous!

2007 130

Green Chameleon » Purposeful Metadata

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Purposeful Metadata I’ve blogged over at www.organisingknowledge.com (my book-blog) on the need for a sense of purpose when we design metadata. Often, however, the metadata design is already embedded in the technical systems part of a project, and we come to the metadata table late in the day.

Green Chameleon » On Not Forgetting the Business

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about On Not Forgetting the Business I like this framework.

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Green Chameleon » Shhhh… the IP Addresses Have Ears

Green Chameleon

Its Metron application is designed to track down loafers and “network miscreants&# without them being aware that they are being watched. Posted on May 26, 2007 at 10:33 AM | Comment permalink Klettergriffe 20th business birthday.

2007 130

Ideas from Online Community Summit

Connectable Dots

For me some of the most exciting ideas on design and group behavior came out of the “ Recent Research in Online Community &# session. Paul Resnick of the University of Michigan presented on design and group behaviors. Kim Baine after the session at Online Community Summit.

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Green Chameleon » Things I’d Like to Blog About…

Green Chameleon

Lots of people have linked to the “plain English&# podcasts on RSS and Wikis from social web design company Commoncraft and they are well worth it. Posted on June 07, 2007 at 09:08 PM | Comment permalink Patrick Lambe Hi Nancy, good to have you drop by!

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Software success in Ghana

Joitske Hulsebosch

If you make a picture of this black and white design with your internet-enabled mobile phone, it will give you all the needed information about the building in the background, linking you to wikipedia. It is a nice example that it is possible to design technical software solutions in Ghana.

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Green Chameleon » Widgets for Building Conversations and Community

Green Chameleon

Beth’s post also happens to be an excellent example of simple, straightforward and very powerful elearning design.

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Green Chameleon » Have You Done Something Wonderful With Your Intranet?

Green Chameleon

My company Straits Knowledge is proud to be a supporter of the new Intranet Innovation Awards launched by James Robertson’s company Step Two Designs. www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Have You Done Something Wonderful With Your Intranet?

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Green Chameleon » Supermarket 2.0

Green Chameleon

Now I frequently use a “supermarket game&# in taxonomy workshops where participants have to design a supermarket with a standard set of product cards. www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Supermarket 2.0

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Green Chameleon » Crimes and Misdemeanours in Athens

Green Chameleon

Design over function. And it seems to me that this obsession with the visual peculiarity of everything has not just distracted the designers (and the hotel as a buyer) from the function of the object – it’s also distracted them from the quality and durability of the materials.

2007 130

Social Networks And Group Formation - Boxes and Arrows: The design behind the design

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Read more at Going Social Now more about Shiv Stories by Shiv Singh Practical Strategies for Creating a Successful Intranet [1 Comment] Value-Driven Intranet Design [3 Comments] Making Knowledge Management Work on your Intranet [2 Comments] A Web 2.0

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Green Chameleon » KM is Shallow, Insular and “History”

Green Chameleon

As a field of practice, IA can lift whatever it wants from philosophy, computer science, architecture, graphic design and library science; as a field of study, IA must appropriate and redefine those things into a common discourse.

2007 130

Green Chameleon » Social Networks and Identity Mapping

Green Chameleon

So we need to be clear about which identities we are interested in mapping, and make sure we have mechanisms or questions designed to illuminate each of them.

2007 130

Collaborative Thinking: PARC Forums: People & Social Technologies

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Enterprise-enabling Facebook | Main | Designing & Enabling Communities » December 19, 2007 PARC Forums: People & Social Technologies Both presentations are worth viewing. This talk will explore the social software design and business patterns that might make us more human.

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Collaborative Thinking: Social Software Vendor Roundup

Collaborative Thinking

At the beginning of 2007, our customers came looking with a more tool-centric approach, but interestingly most now come looking for a suite of solutions. Posted by: Sam Lawrence | December 05, 2007 at 09:07 PM Please add Crowd Factory to the Social Network Section. Posted by: Crowd Factory | December 06, 2007 at 12:47 PM Mike, Thanks for posting this.

Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » Stunted

Ken Carroll

Ken Carroll This entry was posted on Wednesday, December 5th, 2007 at 6:28 am and is filed under China. 5 Responses to “Stunted&# ningmeng Says: December 6th, 2007 at 9:25 am With the time I’ve spent in Beijing as a foreign student at Tsinghua University, I’d go on to say that at the highest levels, China’s education system rewards a nearly autistic approach to study. austin Says: December 6th, 2007 at 8:48 pm Korean education is similar in many ways.

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Collaborative Thinking: Enterprise-enabling Facebook

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « The Viral Classroom | Main | PARC Forums: People & Social Technologies » December 19, 2007 Enterprise-enabling Facebook Interesting trend to watch: Employees can feel free to use Facebook, and enterprises can be safe in the knowledge that the danger of information being leaked outside the organization or access being granted to unauthorized personnel no longer exists.

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Collaborative Thinking: Microsoft Announces FeedSync But Its Strategy Remains Un-Syncd

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Social Software Vendor Roundup | Main | AP-AOL Instant Messaging Trends Survey » December 06, 2007 Microsoft Announces FeedSync But Its Strategy Remains Un-Syncd Personally, I find this very confusing. Then the Outlook team undercut that effort by implementing (essentially), its own version of Windows RSS Platform as part of Outlook 2007.

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Collaborative Thinking: Enterprise 2.0 Report: Table of Contents

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Social Applications: Leave The Rough Edges Alone | Main | The Sociability Of Social Media » December 20, 2007 Enterprise 2.0 Posted by: Geray | December 20, 2007 at 01:21 PM Verify your Comment Previewing your Comment Posted by: | This is only a preview.

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Collaborative Thinking: The impact of technology on peoples everyday lives

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « AP-AOL Instant Messaging Trends Survey | Main | The Viral Classroom » December 07, 2007 The impact of technology on peoples everyday lives Very interesting presentation - well worth downloading. Posted by: Michel Savoie | December 07, 2007 at 11:37 AM Technology is the artificial enhancement of human power.

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Green Chameleon » What a Knowledge Sharing Policy Might Look Like

Green Chameleon

I would like to acknowledge the help of Mark Gould, Mark Schenk, Jack Vinson, Alan Dyer, Neil Olonoff, Stephen Bounds, Nigel Phillips, Matt Moore, Patti Anklam, Marita Keenan, Peter Hobby, Mark Rogers and Christopher Zielinksi who all made suggestions or contributed samples via the actKM Forum in June 2007, and Dave Pollard, whose June 2005 post on corporate blogging policy I found both practical and inspiring.

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Collaborative Thinking: The Viral Classroom

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « The impact of technology on peoples everyday lives | Main | Enterprise-enabling Facebook » December 08, 2007 The Viral Classroom No, its not about the flu, its about the network effects that are occurring around Apples iTunes U.

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Collaborative Thinking: Social Media & Financial Services

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Lingering Privacy Doubts Over Facebooks Beacon | Main | Social Media & Pharmaceuticals » December 04, 2007 Social Media & Financial Services An article worth reading that outlines the approach taken by two organizations: Wells Fargo entered the social media game when it launched Stagecoach Island in May 2005.

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Collaborative Thinking: Lingering Privacy Doubts Over Facebooks Beacon

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Microsoft Introduces Unified Communications Tools for Developers | Main | Social Media & Financial Services » December 01, 2007 Lingering Privacy Doubts Over Facebooks Beacon Facebook has the opportunity to lead the industry, or become an example of "what not to do", when it comes to balancing the confidentiality exepctations of its members against the desire to exploit (i.e.,

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