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How ecology principles appear in digital world

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ecology and digital ecology. For i believe we must always use the cross-discipline handles for interpreting what we see in digital world, i have created some connections between related conrcetps in ecology and digital ecology.

connectivity through (digital)ecosystem engineering that influences niche construction of communities

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I found a nice paper in which Kevin Laland, the author of influential book Niche Construction: The Neglected Process in Evolution (2003) has co-written the paper of human niche construction from the archeological perspective. Thanks to Emanuele Bardone from Pavia Computational Philosophy Lab i got the file in the morning! It is interesting from the [.].

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Chocolate example: self-organized symbol-generation

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Cognitive Systems Research 11 (2010) 131–147. 2010) created a digital behavioral ecology that allowed the emergence of self-organized symbol-based communication of artificial creatures. 2010). In Web 2.0

representing new media as a techno-social ecology

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I have been preparing the lecture for introduction of new media, and reading Manovich and Castells. In the end i visualized how the techno-social ecology might be represented for students. Actually, i will use it for explaining what is new media.

organizational responsiveness

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An Intelligent learning extended organization (IntelLEO) constitutes a temporal alliance among different organisations (industrial, research, educational etc.) in order to share knowledge and competences through cross-border learning and knowledge building (LKB) activities.

Ontobrands as prototypical stories attract stigmergic narrative mediation and swarming

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As part of one paper An ontospacial representation of writing narratives in hybrid ecosystem I try to explain narrative behaviors in hybrid ecosystem using the ontospacial method.

Ecology of learning with new media tools

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I was invited by Merja Bauters to do a lecture “Ecology of learning with new media tools” at Master of Semiotics program in Helsinki University for the course “Semiotics and media, sciences and technology studies” Lecture will be at Monday, 15th of November, 2010 (16-18) https://connect.metropolia.fi/lakkala/.

An Ontospatial Representation of Writing Narratives in Hybrid Ecosystem

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Supported Learning Communites, DEXA 2010, Bilbao. Tomorrow i will be at 3rd International Workshop on Social and Personal Computing for Web?Supported

How digital ecosystem changes learning

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My TEDx Tallinn talk 25th of May, 2010 in KUMU. digital ecosystem tedx

interrelated affordance dimensions as systems

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I am preparing the virtual lecture “Ecology of learning with new media tools&# for the master of semiotics program in Helsinki University for the course “Semiotics and media, sciences and technology studies&#. I was looking one article that was inspired by the Lakoff’s book “Metaphors we live bye&#. It assumes that we live by metaphors [.].

Interactivity and affordances in digital ecosystems

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We have just ended with David Lamas the course Introduction to new media. Part of the course tasks was concept mapping around new media issues to develop a conceptual system for making sense of new media ecosystems. Yesterday i have reviewed all the maps and wrote out some more general concepts. When clustering these concepts [.].

collaboratively narrated conceptual and geographical places

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I was reading an article THE LONG TAIL OF DESTINATION IMAGE AND ONLINE MARKETING Bing Pan Xiang (Robert) Li Annals of Tourism Research, Vol. xx, No. xx, pp. xxx–xxx, 2011 This paper talks of tagged images (so called ontological space for conceptions) and people’s destination in real geographical locations. It is interesting from two aspects: [.].

Professor position call: digital ecosystems

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Deadline of applications: June 10, 2010. Institute of Informatics, Tallinn University, ESTONIA*. The Institute of Informatics invites applications for a position of. Professor of Digital Ecosystems. Expected start of the work January 1st, 2011. The employment period for the position is for 5 years and shall undergo re-elections after that. Tenure at Tallinn University can be achieved after two successful periods.

Spatial niches of medieval knights

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Anatole Fuksas, has been explaining the niche ideas in medieval courtly novels. I find the following points really interesting. The medieval courtly novel describes a world of adventures which is built around the knights and their much needed achievements.

Participatory Surveillance with Social Software in Creative Projects – Olga’s thesis

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Olga Ivanova , one of my students has finished her master thesis text. I am quite happy how it came out. Especially interesting parts are the three projects and the survey about marketing the art project in hybrid ecosystem. Participatory Surveillance with Social Software in Creative Projects. Abstract. In this master thesis where the activities in web-based social software environments that support social creative projects are studied.

Human cognition as a chance-seeking system

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Last week i finally had the chance to meet in person with Emanuele Bardone from University of Pavia, with whom i have been in contact in concerns of affordance and niche ideas for about a year when i discovered papers about eco-cognitive niche construction he wrote with Lorenzo Magnani. Emanuele has recently defended his PhD with the thesis HUMAN COGNITION AS CHANCE-SEEKING SYSTEM.

Placing positive extremists at the well-connected nodes

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I found an interesting empirical paper about networks. Daniel W. Franks, Jason Noble, Peter Kaufmann and Sigrid Stagl. Extremism Propagation in Social Networks with Hubs. 2008; 16; 264. Adaptive Behavior. Even when negative extremists are twice as prevalent in the population, opinion convergence to the positive extreme can regularly occur if positive extremists are placed on network hubs. A positively skewed degree distribution increase extremism transmission in a social network.

Obstacles in implementing SECI model in organizations

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• CONNECTIONS & CULTURE. Individualism : Not knowing how to find, and not wanting to find people with certain competences to socialize knowledge and work together. Closure: Missing networking culture and habit of building personal networks to socialize knowledge and work together across organizational borders. Narrow identity: Difficulty in perceiving simultaneously alignment to two communities, and no sense of the shared community identity across organizational borders.

Ecology of Embodied Narratives in the Age of Locative Media

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In Cognitive Philology, Vol 2 (2009). Ecology of Embodied Narratives in the Age of Locative Media and Social Networks: a Design Experiment. Kai Pata, Anatole Pierre Fuksas. Abstract. A Design-based research tested a Hybrid Ecosystem emerging from collaborative storytelling supported by geo-locative technologies and Social Networking Services.

From “ecological theory of concepts”

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I was reading: Gabora, L., Rosch, E., & Aerts, D. 2008). Toward an ecological theory of concepts. Ecological Psychology, 20 (1), 84-116. Here is what i find interesting and related with my own ecological thinking. Traditionally concepts have been viewed as internal structures that represent a class of entities in the world.

Systemic concepts in hybrid ecosystem

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Previously, i have described what hybrid ecosystem is and how it functions in one book chapter. Knowledge ecologies framework. In the next version i have combined the approach better with the ontospace ideas. Hybrid ecosystem should be described at least three systemic levels. I have tried to map the concepts related to each level. Hybrid ecosystem level concepts.

Swarming to write narratives in hybrid ecosystem

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By adding their contents to the environments, participants create the evolutionary feedback loop to the niche (Magnani & Bardone, 2008; Pata, 2009; 2010). Recent month i have been trying to write together with Mauri Kaipainen about the “Narrative ecology&# course results.

web 2.0 books coming from IGI Global

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IGI Global imprints in 2010. IGI Global has initiated quite some books of Web 2.0 learning issues. Here is link to Handbook of Research on Social Software and Developing Community Ontologies. Edited By: Stylianos Hatzipanagos, King’s Institute of Learning and Teaching, UK; Steven Warburton , King’s College London, UK. Other two that are in the editing process will be: Mark J. Lee; Catherine McLoughlin (Eds.).

Top Ten Moderator Skills (for 2010)

e-Moderation Station

In the spirit of a new year beginning, I invite you to take a look at the Top Ten Moderator Skills below, and select those that you would like to develop in your own online teaching during 2010. January 2010. Subscribe to the comments for this post? Tweet This! Share this on Facebook.

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Twitter is Not a Social Network

Alchemy of Change

Twitter Digg Facebook Delicious StumbleUpon Google Bookmarks LinkedIn Yahoo Bookmarks Technorati Favorites Print article This entry was posted by Gideon Rosenblatt on October 18, 2010 at 11:01 am, and is filed under Innovation , Mission , Networks , Power.

Connections are Different than Relationships

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Twitter Digg Facebook Delicious StumbleUpon Google Bookmarks LinkedIn Yahoo Bookmarks Technorati Favorites Print article This entry was posted by Gideon Rosenblatt on September 7, 2010 at 12:13 am, and is filed under Engagement , Relationship.

Enterprise 2.0: social scorecard and social media karma

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Rewarding badges and points systems on your intranet – social scorecards – could be the turning point for turning your enterprise 2.0 systems from a thing of work to a thing of play. Foursquare becomes Social Work and all the better for it.

Balancing Tasks & Relationships – The Art of Engagement

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Twitter's Golden Egg

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Twitter Digg Facebook Delicious StumbleUpon Google Bookmarks LinkedIn Yahoo Bookmarks Technorati Favorites Print article This entry was posted by Gideon Rosenblatt on October 27, 2010 at 4:57 pm, and is filed under Engagement , Innovation , Mission , Networks.

My Fast Forward Posts for December 2010

Portals and KM

Here is the monthly listing of my Fast Forward blog posts. I find it helps me with an archive and hopefully is also useful to you. There is a separate category for these summaries in my right side column on this blog. There will be more in January. Stan Garfield on Creating Successful Communities of Practice. Using Search Queries to Predict the Future Provides Mixed Results. Longitudinal Study Finds Increased Blogging and Tweeting in the Fortune 500. Are Your Creating Employee Advocates?

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Back to Blogging, Again: Boira (2010 – … )

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22 Twitter revenue streams – monetizing tweets

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Whenever I present or give classes on monetizing social networks and online communities people usually have two questions. One, should we monetize other people’s activity? Two, how can Twitter make money?

Are You Tapping “Third-Order” Engagement?

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Twitter Digg Facebook Delicious StumbleUpon Google Bookmarks LinkedIn Yahoo Bookmarks Technorati Favorites Print article This entry was posted by Gideon Rosenblatt on December 13, 2010 at 6:14 pm, and is filed under Engagement. Gideon Rosenblatt Follow me on Twitter RSS Feeds Home About Movement as Network « Climate Skeptic Monument Are You Tapping “Third-Order&# Engagement? Third-order engagement is the cutting edge of business strategy.

Why Best Practices Don’t Work for Knowledge Work

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Fairness

Alchemy of Change

Twitter Digg Facebook Delicious StumbleUpon Google Bookmarks LinkedIn Yahoo Bookmarks Technorati Favorites Print article This entry was posted by Gideon Rosenblatt on November 18, 2010 at 11:29 am, and is filed under Democracy , Power , Relationship.

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Online Educa Berlin 2010 Keynote: Building Networked Learning Environments

SocialTech

I was delighted to be invited to keynote at Online Educa Berlin 2010 - one of the world’s foremost e-learning events, which this year attracted well over 2000 learning and training professionals from over 100 countries. The EU kids online initial findings , reported in October 2010, highlights issues around the increasingly young age that children go on line, and the range of contacts and relationships young people engage in. social awareness” (2010).

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The Future of the WorkPlace – Social Business

Elsua

As we come to wrap up another another one of those unforgettable years (2010, that is…), specially, for the Enterprise 2.0

Facebook Credit: Zuckerberg next Treasurer of the Internet App2User

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

120 million people play Zynga games in Facebook (Farmville, Farmtown, Mafia Wars) and it makes Zynga $450 million in revenue in 2010 alone. These efforts amounted to $41,390 for the first quarter of 2010; the 2009 total was $207,878.

The Priority Filter A Prioritization Tutorial

Evolving Web

I finally finished the first Personal Kanban video. There are way too many videos that never made it past the cutting room floor). This first one is a quick tutorial about prioritization. Prioritization is often even more difficult and daunting as the tasks that confront you.

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The coolest community job around is now hiring

Community Guy

I know it’s a few days early, but for all you community nerds I’ve got an early Christmas present. That’s right, it’s a damn tasty job opening: LEGO Social Media Strategist. This position reports to my old boss, and as a boss he’s as good as they come.

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