Blog Action Day is Oct 15 2009

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

In 2009, Collis & Cyan asked the team at Change.org, the world’s leading blog network for social issues, to take over responsibility of Blog Action Day and expand its reach. Blog Action Day is Oct 15 2009 is a post from: Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy.

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Happy Holidays 2009 - 2010

Portals and KM

 I hope everyone has a great time celebrating the end of 2009 and the start of 2010 in their own ways with friends and family. I look forward to continuing this blog in the coming year.  I will be starting the year with commentary on several prediction posts.    

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Monetizing: Virtual Goods venture capital 2009

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

First quarter 2009 financings: * IMVU – $10,000,000. From TechCrunch 23rd jan 2009. We started in 2006 as iminlikewithyou, a place for people to play games to meet each other and in 2009 changed our name to the shorter OMGPOP where people meet each other to play games.

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LearnTrends 2009

Nancy White

I’ll again be on the team of “sharers&# for the LearnTrends 2009 online event hosted by Tony Karrer, Jay Cross and George Siemens. This time I’ll be dialing in from Australia (I’ll put that schedule up next!). I hope I remember to set my alarm clock!!! Here is the info about the bit I’m doing with John Smith (one of my co-authors and co-conspiritors). E-learning outside the training box.

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¡¡¡Feliz Navidad 2009!!!

Elsua

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Personal Kanban Tweet-a-ban 17 Nov 2009

Evolving Web

When: November 17, 2009 Where: Twitter Hashtag: #pkflow Save the date because Modus Cooperandi is hosting a "Tweet-a-ban." When: November 17, 2009 Where: Twitter Hashtag: #pkflow Save the date because Modus Cooperandi is hosting a "Tweet-a-ban."

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News Updates (September 22, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Zoho released it's first new product for 2009, Zoho Discussions. Zoho Discussions. Zoho Discussions allows organizations to create external and internal communities where problems are solved, topics are discussed and ideas are exchanged.

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News Updates (November 19, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Drug Company Collaboration. Drug companies are exploring collaborative approaches to bringing better drugs to market faster. " [The] linear, trial-and-error method is no longer a sustainable model for big pharmaceutical companies.

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IBM Lotusphere 2009 Highlights

Elsua

Well, not many, I am afraid. At least, for now. More than anything else due to the lack of DAI ( Decent Access Initiative ).

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News Updates (October 5, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

IBM vs Google Apps. IBM's hosted email, calendar and contact management service is expected to be priced lower than Google Apps Premier. " IBM is going after Google Apps Premier hard and has the pricing to show it’s serious.

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News Updates (September 8, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

cBrain Knowledge Worker Desktop. cBrain announced an upcoming product line, the Knowledge Worker Desktop. "

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Onset Bay Blues Festival 2009

Portals and KM

I plan to attend the 2009 festival on August 1. The festival returns this year on Saturday August 1, 2009 for its 17th annual presentation of great blues music. I have gone to the last three Onset Bay Blues Festivals and greatly enjoyed them.

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News Updates (November 10, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Cisco on Collaboration. Cisco announced new products in the collaboration space. " The company also announced its entrance into two new markets, enterprise social software and hosted email, with the goal of bringing the collaborative power of online social communities to businesses.

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News Updates (November 18, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

InfoWorld offers 2009's top 10 emerging enterprise technologies. Standardization of Collaboration Tools. The EU has been giving funding towards the standardization of online collaboration tools. "

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Infocomm Industry Forum 2009

Collaborative Thinking

For those readers who are in the Singapore area, I'll be presenting at the event below later this month: Date: 30 November 2009 Venue: Suntec Singapore Time: 8:45am - 7:00pm. INFOCOMM INDUSTRY FORUM 2009. Fostering Innovation In The Infocomm Ecosystem. Enterprise 2.0: Leveraging Social Media to Promote Workplace Innovation. Mike Gotta Principal Analyst, Collaboration & Content Strategies, Burton Group. Organisations are leveraging Enterprise 2.0

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News Updates (November 25, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

MindTouch Cloud is built on MindTouch 2009. MindTouch Cloud differs from MindTouch 2009 OnDemand because, unlike OnDemand, you do not have full access to the server for customization and you can not write custom PHP plugins or custom extensions. Glowpoint ScheduleSync.

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SharePoint Conference 2009: Notes from Day 1

Michael Sampson - Currents

Day 1 of the Microsoft SharePoint Conference 2009 is underway. Here's what I've seen announced or discussed during the day. And no, I'm not in attendance. Announcements and Discussion Points.

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News Updates (December 7, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Subject to the satisfaction or waiver of the remaining conditions to the offer as set forth in the offer document, dated October 7, 2009, Section 1.7, Building Trust. Tom reports from a recent discussion about building trust with other people.

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Contemplation on January 20th, 2009

Evolving Web

This morning I stood alone in my office and watched Barack Obama be sworn in as the 44th President of the United States. When Aretha Franklin sang, I cried. And basically I didn’t fully stop until just now and if you come poke me I’ll probably start again.

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Creative Commons Attribution

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Creative Commons This page is available in the following languages: Afrikaans ????????? Català Dansk Deutsch ????????

Communities & Technologies 2009

Making CommunitySense

From June 25-28, I was at Penn State, attending the Communities & Technologies 2009 conference, the main bi-annual conference specifically focusing on this theme. As with the previous editions , I again very much enjoyed myself, both with respect to the many interesting presentations and by meeting up with old and new colleagues and friends who are part of our nomadic research tribe.

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News Updates (December 16, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

HyperOffice Update. HyperOffice released a beta edition of its new cloud computing collaboration service.

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News Updates (December 10, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

TimeBridge and Box. TimeBridge announced an integration with Box.net, to support file and document sharing before, during and after meetings.

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News Updates (July 27, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

In our last fiscal year (July 2008 - June 2009), more than 4.7 Benefits of "Enterprise Twitter". Sean outlines the benefits of using Twitter-like capabilities inside the enterprise. " The key benefit to implementing microblogging withing your organizations is collaboration.

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News Updates (October 12, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

The SharePoint Conference 2009 is sold out. - Sidekick Death. Microsoft lost user data for people with Sidekick devices; is this the end? Microsoft announced that they had lost all Sidekick user data including pictures, contacts, calendars and other information from the Danger's servers. Since the devices sync with the servers, the devices also lost the data. The Sidekick data services had amazingly been out over a week.

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News Updates (November 2-6, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Long catch-up post today, with news from last week while I was busy in Singapore. Microsoft BPOS Price Reduction. Microsoft reduced the price of its Business Productivity Online Suite (BPOS). " The BPOS price tag has been dropped from $15 per user per month to $10 per user per month (minimum of five seats is required). Existing hosting customers will see Microsoft refund the difference to them.

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Australia: Electrolux Global Social Media Summit

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Technorati Tags: 2009 , Australia , builderscrack , Cameron Reilly , Darren Rowse , duncan riley , electrolux , Gary Hayes , habbo , huggies , igrin , insqribe , laurel papworth , nz police act , peermint , peter shankman , Problogger , RedBubble , social media , social media summit , summit , Wiki.

News Updates (October 15, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

ROI on Advanced Collaboration Solutions. Research sponsored by Cisco and Verizon found that firms who use advanced collaboration technologies for meetings get positive ROI. " So what did it find? Businesses and government agencies deploying increasingly more sophisticated collaboration tools -- such as VoIP soft phones, immersive video and fixed mobile convergence -- saw a corresponding improvement in business results relative to the amount invested.

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News Updates (October 20, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

More summaries from Day 1 of the SharePoint Conference 2009: - Dan Holme on SharePointPro Connections (" What impresses me more than anything (and there is a lot to be impressed with) is just how astronomical the growth of this product, and the "ecosystem" that surrounds it, has grown.

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News Updates (September 18, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Using e-Documents for Collaboration. Dan released an ebook about using online documents for collaboration. " The Shortcut Guide to Using e-Documents for Collaboration offers an expert examination into the specific challenges of document creation, collaboration and exchange, as well as how e-Document technology features can be incorporated to address them. Both business requirements (cost savings, environmental concerns, productivity goals, etc.)

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News Updates (October 16, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

next week, at the Microsoft SharePoint Conference 2009, for migrating Lotus Notes applications to SharePoint. " Tandberg Says No to Cisco. Tandberg has rejected Cisco's $3 billion acquisition offer. Tandberg shareholders there owning nearly a quarter of the company have rejected the deal.

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News Updates (September 10, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

By winter 2009, Adobe will also release shared workspaces that let groups of people work on and keep track of documents. The full list of plans for Acrobat.com in 2009 include adding more real-time document collaboration tools; integration with desktop tools including Adobe products and Microsoft Outlook 2007, plus import from and export to PDFs and to Microsoft and Open Office formats; and increased support for the Adobe developer community. Cisco on TelePresence.

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Jobs: Social Media Recruitment RecruitTech 2009

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

I just spent the day at a great conference in Canberra called RecruitTech 2009. Lots of stuff on jobs, recruitment, social media, niche networks, and hiring staff. Below is my presentation: Social Media Recruitment Recruit Tech2009. View more documents from Laurel Papworth. I spoke about open outsourcing, augmented reality for recruitment etc. Michael Specht’s is here. Guess trib’s will be up soon? Ross Clennett’s is here.

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News Updates (October 8, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

The integration with SharePoint be available later in 2009. - Windows Phone. Microsoft announced the "Windows Phone", the next generation in its mobile aspirations. Nearly 30 phones from half-dozen manufacturers are on the list of handsets running Windows Mobile 6.5, which was unveiled early this year. The new software version, clearly influenced by the success of Apple's iPhone, is designed to simplify the user experience and create a more "finger friendly" interface.

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News Updates (October 2, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

This change took place in July for Windows Live, and is scheduled for AOL in October 2009. Cisco Wants TANDBERG. Cisco made a US$3 billion offer for TANDBERG, and TANDBERG's board of directors likes the sound of it. Under the terms of the agreement, Cisco will commence a cash tender offer to purchase all the outstanding shares of TANDBERG for 153.5 Norwegian Kroner per share for an aggregate purchase price of approximately $3.0 billion. This represents an 11.0%

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News Updates (October 21, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Jive Gets $12 Million. Jive took $12 million of Series B funding from Sequoia Capital. Jive, the Social Business Software leader, today announced that it has received $12 million from Sequoia Capital in its Series B round of funding.

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News Updates (April 27, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

The Kyocera EOS is coming, by Christmas 2009. Wikis in the Enterprise. Ross shares a picture of how wikis work in the enterprise. " The diagram below was used in the chapter on wikis in the enterprise, to illustrate how wikis can be used in organizational activities. Fortune Brainstorm: Green.

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News Updates (June 25, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Available July 2009. Zoho Office for SharePoint. Zoho announced an integration between its Zoho Office suite and SharePoint. Apart from providing editing capability for existing documents, the add-in also provides collaborative editing functionality.

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Netsquared thinktank: My best blogpost of 2009

Joitske Hulsebosch

But there is one surfacing from 2009: Can you shift your organisational culture by introducing social media? I really enjoy Netsquared's thinktank blogging questions sent out to several bloggers each month.

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News Updates (September 21, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Making Collaboration Work. Cisco released findings from a recent study of collaboration tools and users. " The results from the Cisco collaboration segmentation study suggest that organizations experience the greatest productivity benefits from collaboration when they: (1) Recognize that personal attitudes and organizational culture regarding collaboration are as important as collaboration tools. (2)

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News Updates (September 17, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Who's Bending to Who? Michael asks whether collaboration applications bend to the will of the users, or the other way around. What the IBM survey data really suggests is that there is still a high level of frustration when it comes to making enterprise applications bend to the needs of the business. Far too often, business users have to bend to the way enterprise software works.

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News Updates (May 14, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Registration for Collaboration University 2009 is now open. Harold on PKM. Harold talks about personal knowledge management as a sensemaking activity.

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News Updates (June 16, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Documents to Go for iPhone. DataViz announced that Documents To Go is now available via the Apple App Store, for iPhone and iPod Touch users. " For the mobile professional or home user who needs to use Word documents on iPhone or iPod touch, Documents To Go is the ideal solution.

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