Enterprise Mashups Summit – San Francisco - January 15

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The SF Bay Area & Silicon Valley Network will present an Enterprise Mashups Summit on January 15, 2010 at the San Francisco Sate University Downtown Campus?835 835 Market Street.   It goes from 8:30am - 5:00pm.

San Francisco Day of Service


While several of us were in San Francisco for the 2009 Nonprofit Technology Conference, we helped install a wireless network in a local community center. Photo Gallery: Connections for San Francisco's Homeless.

Bringing Our Hearts to San Francisco


Five us from Forum One are traveling to San Francisco April 26-28 for the 2009 Nonprofit Technology Conference. You can also find us at these events: Day of Service , Sunday, April 26: Jo, Andrew, Kurt, and Sophie will help install a wireless network at a San Francisco low-income housing project. This is my fifth visit to this conference, and it gets more valuable each year.

Updated Index to Cities and Towns with Restaurant Picks – November 2015

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Detroit Restaurants: A Local’s Favorites – 2009. Los Angeles Dining Update – February 2009. San Francisco – unlimited budget. San Francisco - ethnic. San Francisco –good value. San Francisco - Cafe Kati. San Francisco Italian.

Updated Index to Cities and Towns with Restaurant Picks - January 09

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San Francisco – unlimited budget. San Francisco - ethnic. San Francisco –good value. San Francisco - Cafe Kati. San Francisco Italian. San Francisco - 11/06 Update '. Update on the San Francisco Restaurants – 5/07. Update on the San Francisco Bay Area (and Wine Country) Restaurants – 5/07. I have now provided restaurant picks by friends for an increasing number of cities and towns.

Conspicuous, but not Consuming | GOOD

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Join GOOD Login GOOD.com Blogs Magazine Video Events Community search Advertisement 8 48 Conspicuous, but not Consuming Posted by: Stephen Linaweaver , Brad Bate , Michael Keating on June 20, 2009 at 10:00 am Why Facebook is more important to the environment than solar panels.

7 New Community Jobs

Community Guy

NEW* Front End Developer , San Francisco, CA. NEW* Director, User Operations , San Francisco, CA. A lot of great new Community Jobs this week. HOT NEW* Social Network Coordinator/Facilitator , Boca Raton, FL. NEW* Community Manager Team Leader , Gibraltar. NEW* Community Manager , Gibraltar. NEW* Community Manager , Anywhere. NEW* Social Media and Content Strategy Guru , Seattle or Telecommute. To see all job openings : [link].

City Data City Apps: Open Data and Transparency

Collaborative Thinking

Interesting how government transparency is getting contagious - local municipalities (New York, San Francisco) are mimicking what the federal government has been doing with its various open data and app store efforts. San Francisco Launches City App Store.

News Updates (October 27, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Conference in San Francisco, including Adobe ("enhancements"), BroadVision ("social networking"), LiquidPlanner ("Mobile Dashboard for the iPhone"), and more. SharePoint and Mac. The Mac BU at Microsoft is working on an offline SharePoint tool for Mac users, but it's not just a Mac edition of SharePoint Workspace. "

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News Updates (October 13, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Please note that the research is from August 2009. SDForum is holding a one-day conference on collaboration, in San Francisco on October 30. This full-day event will be held on October 30, 2009 at The Techmart, Santa Clara, CA. Google Docs Shared Folders. Google added a new shared folder option to Google Docs, its online document authoring and collaboration tool.

My Favorite Tweets for November 1 -15 2009 from @billives

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How the San Francisco #Zoo   Uses Twitter [link]   via@SBoSM Nov 11. Here is the third in a new series of posts that provide access to my favorite tweets that contain links to useful information.    Some of these I did to link to things I found useful and others are RTs that I want to save for the same reason. Since Twitter archiving is an oxymoron, I am now going to post my favorite links for the month so they can be easily accessed later.

News Updates (June 9, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

The morning event, to be held in San Francisco, will feature a CIO roundtable and new product demos, which Google is tight-lipped about but which are designed to boost Apps' appeal among large organizations, according to several people familiar with the plans. Trying eProductivity. In order to evaluate Eric Mack's eProductivity for Notes application, you need Lotus Notes. Eric posts about how to do so.

News Updates (June 24, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

They've even taken out a bill board in San Francisco. Accordingly, we are planning a special “SharePoint Governance Mentoring” workshop that will run over a period of 3 days (August 19-21, 2009), prior to the conference itself. Central Desktop Status Updates. Central Desktop added a Status Updates feature to its collaboration service. Today, we officially launched and released a fully integrated micro-blogging tool into the Central Desktop platform.

News Updates (March 24, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

SharePoint Conference 2009. New Zealand is getting its own SharePoint conference in July 2009, in Wellington. Google is holding some roundtable discussions in April in San Francisco and Mountain View to discuss. Collaborative Strategy Guild. The Burton Group launched a new service for commenting on collaborative strategy. Many of the initial contributors are Burton Group staff (or were, eg, Peter O'Kelly). Third Party Offerings for SharePoint.


News Updates (November 2-6, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Conference today in San Francisco, Google Wave's product manager Gregory D'Alesandre explained that leaving out access controls is part of Google's agenda to wean users and developers away from restricted email environments. 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). "

6 New Jobs & new site design

Community Guy

NEW - Client Services Manager - Leverage Software , San Francisco, CA. NEW - Blellow Community Manager , San Antonio & telecommute. Have you checked out the new Community Guy Job Board website? link]. NEW - Online Community Lead , Denver, CO. NEW - Come build the best Recycling/Reuse Community , Seattle, WA. NEW - The Blog Council Executive Director , Chicago, IL. NEW - Social Network Community Manager , Annapolis, MD.

1 New & 3 HOT Community Jobs

Community Guy

NEW* Facilitator (Wikipedia Strategic Plan) , San Francisco, CA. Please feel free to post any Community based Job Openings you may have or someone you know. link]. HOT* Community Manager - seeking AGENCY background , Watertown, MA. HOT* Community Manager , Truckee, CA. HOT* Community Manager for Social Networking Site , El Segundo, CA. Still open - Global Digital Communications Manager , Dearborn, MI. To see all job openings : [link].

Hyperconnectivity: The Power Of Sharing

Collaborative Thinking

Perhaps Mark Pesce should be considered as a keynote speaker at the San Francisco version of the Enterprise 2.0 Two videos, somewhat long, but worth watching.

Vox - Your world online. Start a FREE personal blog today!

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interests: music , san francisco , marketing raf shame on us. Explore Vox Culture Entertainment Life Music News & Politics Technology Join Vox Take a Tour Already a Member? Sign in [culture is good] From Pleasantville Burgers Burgers Burgers Burgers! What to do. and what not to do. Via Yeehaw Murghi. Cookbooks and Rebirths! Our Lady of Sustenance waxes nostalgic—and future-looking—about food writing from her own to the cookbooks she cherishes. Tossers !

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Social Actions Change the Web Challenge.

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Create a web application by April 3, 2009 that draws on Social Actions’ open database of 60,000 + actions for a chance to win cash prizes: 1st place: $5,000. Winners will be announced at the NTEN Nonprofit Technology Conference in San Francisco, CA, on April 28, 2009.

Jefferson Airplane – The YouTube Anthology

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jefferson airplane – another live video that flips back and forth to some street scenes from San Francisco summer of 1967 at the Panhandle. Signe was gone by the time I saw the Airplane in San Francisco in 67 at the free concerts at Golden Gate Park.

Graphic Facilitation – I want to see more!

Michelle Laurie

Graphic Recording example, Michael Hepher, 2009. When I looked into training, I discovered this exists in Victoria, BC and in San Francisco, California. Finding trained visual practitioners is not easy. A second example of a graphic by Michael Hepher, 2009.

When Do You Use Twitter Search vs. Google Web Search?

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But it could be less effective in emergency situations or where to get the best pizza in San Francisco. I recently came across an interesting article, Twitter and Local Search: A Status Update , by Michael Boland, Search Engine Watch. Michael conveyed the idea that Twitter search brings structure to all the noise on the Web with an index of real time conversations.

Obama on traditional media and social media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

He should stick to politics – how quickly they forget! It wasn’t traditional media in the US that put Barack Obama in office, if I’m not mistaken: Mr. Obama said he noted the trend.

Stop Banging Your Tanker Corporate Microclimates

Evolving Web

Anyone who ever saw a baseball game in San Francisco’s Candlestick Park quickly learned how poor design and building location could turn a hot day into a cold / windy one. A microclimate is a small area that has differing weather than the surrounding area.

Telebriefing: Leveraging Relationships and Managing Identity Two Sides of the Social Networking Coin

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conference in San Francisco. Dates: Tuesday, October 27, 2009 12:00 p.m. PDT/16:00 UTC GMT/17:00 CET Wednesday, October 28, 2009 12:00 p.m. Next week, Alice Wang and I will be presenting our research and consulting findings on the intersect social media and social networking has with identity and security for Burton Group clients.

100 Abandoned Houses in Detroit

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Encompassing an area of over 138 square miles, Detroit has enough room to hold the land mass of San Francisco, Boston, and Manhattan Island, yet the population has fallen from close to 2 million citizens, to most likely less than 800,000. Here is a photo project covering 100 Abandoned Houses in Detroit. I worked there in the mid80s as a consultant to several firms, Burroughs and Ford mostly. I really enjoyed the city. It has great food and music.

Employee Engagement Affects Collaboration

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Now, what I find interesting is that, in a study conducted in 2009 by Information Architected, engagement was not listed anywhere as one of the business drivers of collaboration. Oct 2, 2011 – Oracle OpenWorld 2011 San Francisco. Nov 8, 2011 – Sentiment Analysis Symposium San Francisco. about us. research resources. contact us. advertise here. Newsletter. Latest News. Features. Interviews. Product Reviews. Web CMS. Enterprise CMS.

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Birth of Twitter

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

in South Park, San Francisco.

Community Job Openings Update

Community Guy

San Francisco, CA. Times are tough, no question about it. If you’re in need of a new gig and are interested in community development work (which I assume you are if you’re reading this blog), be sure to check out the Community Guy Jobs Board. It’s free to use both for employees and employers, and has quite a few tasty new openings. Here’s a quick run down of some of the latest jobs. Good luck! Customer Service Manager. Hollywood, CA.

The Whuffie Factor by Tara Hunt (a.k.a. missrogue)


Expo in San Francisco, to be more precise) where she talks about that same topic: how crucial social capital has become nowadays with the emergence of social software. Have you ever heard about the concept of social capital ?

Can British cities learn from US ‘networked localism’? : RSA blogs

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So, for example, the Seattle Minimum Wage Task Force took evidence and exchanged ideas with city and business leaders from Chicago, San Francisco, New York, Philadelphia and San Jose. December 2009. November 2009. October 2009. September 2009. August 2009. July 2009. June 2009. May 2009. April 2009. March 2009. February 2009. January 2009. RSA BLOGS RSS FEED. Arts and Society.

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Using Twitter to Build Your Small Business

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This is not limited to IT firms as some San Francisco-based coffee shops and bakeries have sent tweets to tell their customers about specials and one Los Angeles taco truck uses Twitter to tell customers where its location for the day. Business Week recently provided this article, Twitter: Building Businesses Tweet by Tweet. I learned about it from Twitter via JaimeSF. It starts with a case from Chris Savage from Wistia.

Have Prediction Markets arrived as an Enterprise Knowledge Sharing & Innovation Platform?

21st Century Organization

Adoption Prediction Market made news at the recent San Francisco Enterprise 2.0 A host of books from James Surowiecki's Wisdom of the Crowds (2004) to Yochai Benkler's Wealth of Networks (2006), Dan Tapscott's Wikinomics (2006) and Clara Shih's Facebook Era (2009) detail the trend. .

Feedback on SharePoint Roadmap: Jed Cawthorne

Michael Sampson - Currents

Michael was a bit surprised how long it was taking to get to me, as customers in San Francisco and London (UK) received their copies which were sent at the same time a week before me - so, was it worth the wait ?

Some Interesting Twitter Apps from New York Times

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True Massage and Wellness in San Francisco, twitters when masseuses have same-day openings and offers discounts. The New York Times published an article, Putting Twitter’s World to Use , that had some interesting applications. For example, Corey Menscher, grad student at New York University, developed Kickbee, an elastic band with vibration sensors that his pregnant wife wore to alert Twitter each time baby kicked: “I kicked Mommy at 08:52 PM on Fri, Jan 2!”

Twitter for Business and Government and number of Australians

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

In this video taken at the Mayor of San Francisco’s press conference, @ev (Evan Williams, CEO and co-founder of Twitter) is talking about how businesses use Twitter… and government departments. Some of his examples and points: Events - Earthquakes creates viral spike in activity. Public Transit - BART light rail (?) gives updates on Twitter (like the lovely MelbTransport ) But official.

Updated Index to Cities and Towns with Restaurant Picks – May 2010

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Detroit Restaurants: A Local’s Favorites – 2009. Los Angeles Dining Update – February 2009. San Francisco – unlimited budget. San Francisco - ethnic. San Francisco –good value. San Francisco - Cafe Kati. San Francisco Italian. San Francisco - 11/06 Update ' Update on the San Francisco Restaurants – 5/07. Update on the San Francisco Bay Area (and Wine Country) Restaurants – 5/07.

Online Community Jobs: Continued Demand For Community Pros

Online Community Report

Posted: 24 Mar 2009. Location: San Francisco, California United States. Posted: 12 Mar 2009. Posted: 10 Mar 2009. Posted: 6 Mar 2009. Posted: 6 Mar 2009. Location: Chicago, San Francisco or New York City, California United States.

Social Analytics: Another Front For Business Intelligence

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SAN FRANCISCO--( BUSINESS WIRE )--Socialcast, a leading provider of Enterprise microblogging software, today announced a complete refresh of its platform to coincide with the launch of Social Business Intelligence®, a proprietary suite of analytics that provides measurable insight into the microblogging activity occurring inside a company’s Socialcast network. While my core coverage is social computing (e.g.,