Blog Aggregation

Jenny Connected

As with other MOOCs, the #fslt12 MOOC offers blog aggregation. How should we do the aggregation and where should the aggregation appear? Ultimately the decision was to aggregate the blog feeds into our WordPress home site. I have been aware for some time of Stephen Downes’ grsshopper aggregator which he openly shares in detail , but recently I have become aware of the Planet Aggregator .

Blog Aggregation

Jenny Connected

As with other MOOCs, the #fslt12 MOOC offers blog aggregation. How should we do the aggregation and where should the aggregation appear? Ultimately the decision was to aggregate the blog feeds into our WordPress home site. I have been aware for some time of Stephen Downes’ grsshopper aggregator which he openly shares in detail , but recently I have become aware of the Planet Aggregator .

Blog aggregation

Jenny Connected

You remember all that talking we did about how difficult it was to keep tabs on all the blogs you wanted to follow - well Nancy White (who I’m sure you’ll remember from the CCK08 course if you didn’t already know her from elsewhere) and Tony Karrer have obviously recognised the difficulties of lesser mortals like me and created a blog aggregation site - Communities and Networks Connections. Did you follow the CCK08 course?

Missing Pieces: The Activity Stream Aggregator

Collaborative Thinking

It also masks discussion of the key architectural component needed, the activity stream aggregator, which will help make the credible benefits of activity streams a reality. Why do we need to think about an activity stream aggregator? Today, every enterprise SNS solution in the market aggregates activity stream items that originate within its own environment. Right now I see 5 major inflection points to track: Level 1: Enterprise SNS-specific activity stream aggregator.

Activity Streams: Moving Beyond Event Aggregation

Collaborative Thinking

Detail : The concept overall is compelling – activity streams allow applications to publish events that are captured by aggregators that serialize the items into a sequence of posts (listed in reverse chronological order, newest entry first). Aggregating events into a common stream enables people to easily subscribe (“follow”) a collective set of events from one or more publishers. When it comes to 2011 trends, I posted earlier on " Enterprise 2.0:

Aggregating Activity Feeds

Collaborative Thinking

Standards for Aggregating Activity Feeds and Social Aggregation Services at MIX '09 Conference. On Thursday the 19 th of March there was a panel on activity feeds like you find on Twitter & Facebook and social aggregation services like Friendfeed. Worth watching if you are tracking consumer market trends and thinking how activity streams might apply to the enterprise internally.

Progressive Mainstream Media Moving to News Aggregation

Portals and KM

Perhaps no industry has been hit harder by the growth of user generated content and news aggregators of all stripes than the mainstream print newspapers. Going Beyond Content Creation to Becoming a News Aggregator. Becoming a News Aggregator Through Citizen Journalism. Here is also some advice on how to proceed with this type of news aggregation ( Creating a Sustainable Ecosystem for Community News Media - Part One: Providing Relevance and Creating Loyalty ). 

Aggregating And Correlating Facets Of Social Identities

Collaborative Thinking

The summary from eMarketer ("Job Candidates Both Hurt and Helped by Social Networks"), is worth reading (click on the citation link below) - the full article has additional stats/charts. Blurring the line between professional and private.

Missing Pieces: The Activity Stream Aggregator

Collaborative Thinking

It also masks discussion of the key architectural component needed, the activity stream aggregator, which will help make the credible benefits of activity streams a reality. Why do we need to think about an activity stream aggregator? Today, every enterprise SNS solution in the market aggregates activity stream items that originate within its own environment. Right now I see 5 major inflection points to track: Level 1: Enterprise SNS-specific activity stream aggregator.

Sand and the aggregate of local issues

Neighbourhoods

Over on New Start , John Houghton takes this image of sand, magnified 250 times, as a handy analogy: ‘To the disinterested observer, sand is deadly dull. Yet when you look much more closely, as this image allows us to do, its surprising richness and diversity is revealed.

Technology: How to choose an aggregator

Joitske Hulsebosch

and communities of practice pointed to a podcast on aggregators. The podcast talks about aggregators a a means of subscribing to RSS feeds. She explains why 2006 can be the year of the aggregator because for instance, it is possible to be informed when a colleague has added something on a project you're working on. Denham Grey in a discussion on CPsquare about web 2.0 It rightly supported my own learning process on RSS.

2006 100

New Business Site for Personal Branding and Social Media Aggregation

Online Social Networking

Accounting for my motivation was an expectation that the aggregation of social websites will be a major focus of 2010, as enabling technologies like semantic web come to the forefront. People often ask me to have a look at brand new social networking sites.

the aggregations of memory

Engineers without Fears

Aggregating fragments of feeling and sensation. When you are not acting like yourself.that's an everyday thing for everyone, but it can be a bit sinister.It's s like the opposite of Unite We remember by rebuilding the past. Images, words, intensities. The past is already distributed and we have no choice but to engage in acts of forensic reconstruction. Our lifestreams are more like a delta (the Mississippi or the Mekong) than a river.

BroadBand Mechanics presents People Aggregator

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Contact | People Aggregator | Join now bringing social to software ™ home About us Platform Services Clients Press Social Networking, blogging, ID Hub, content management and an aggregation engine are all available in source code form or well host it for you - via a SaaS deal.

" Naming aggregations Virtual Canuck

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Home About Terry Anderson Virtual Canuck Teaching and Learning in a Net-Centric World Feed on Posts comments Naming aggregations November 23, 2007 by Terry Anderson David Snowden in an interesting post titled Aggregative or emergent identity? Rethinking Communities (thanks for the pointer Stephen Downes ) argues that we need more discussion on the aggregations of individuals to note the emergent capacity of aggregations - beyond those of individual members being connected.

Aggregative or emergent identity? Rethinking Communities.

John Tropea - Delicious Community

In effect with were treating the team as a complex system, not as an aggregation of the qualities of the individuals.

How Amplify, Ping.fm and Posterous Help Spread the Word

Online Social Networking

Can social aggregation websites make life online easier? I wrote in Hubze is a New Business Site for Personal Branding and Social Media Aggregation that “the aggregation of social websites will be a major focus of 2010, as enabling technologies like semantic web come to the forefront.&#.

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Green Chameleon » Where is Tacit Knowledge?

Green Chameleon

I’m interested in what teams know – as being more than the aggregate of what individuals in the team know. www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Where is Tacit Knowledge?

2007 130

Mercury Grove's Web Collaboration Service

Michael Sampson - Currents

Features include an aggregated dashboard, workspaces, lists, calendars, and contacts. Mercury Grove released WebCollaboration , an online collaboration team space. It also includes Activity Stream capabilities. Collaboration Software

2011 148

Testing the Wisdom of Crowds

Alchemy of Change

When we make it possible for people to aggregate their wisdom in independent, diverse and decentralized ways, the resulting "wisdom of the crowds" can be uncannily accurate. I just tested that on Google+, and here are my results. Collaboration collaboration collective intelligence Google wisdom of crowds

2012 180

Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development

Influence

Skip to Navigation Careers News Client login About Us Services Our Work Blogs Events Contact Us Home › Blogs › Influence Social Networking and #AIDS2010 Suzanne Rainey in Influence 15 Jul 2010 There’s a flurry of action this week as we await the start of the XVIII International AIDS Conference (#AIDS2010) in Vienna, Austria, next week. I wish I was able to attend, but am glad that many of my clients have the opportunity to go. The conference is held every two years, and is always.

2007 40

Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development

Influence

Skip to Navigation Careers News Client login About Us Services Our Work Blogs Events Contact Us Home › Blogs › Influence Social Networking and #AIDS2010 Suzanne Rainey in Influence 15 Jul 2010 There’s a flurry of action this week as we await the start of the XVIII International AIDS Conference (#AIDS2010) in Vienna, Austria, next week. I wish I was able to attend, but am glad that many of my clients have the opportunity to go. The conference is held every two years, and is always.

2006 40

SIKM community presentation

Digital Habitats

Nancy White: in the past we conceptualized communities as people who aggregated around people. February 16, 2010. Theme: Rethinking Ourselves (KM People) as Technology Stewards. The agenda: What brought Etienne, John and Nancy to the conversation about technology stewardship.

2010 159

Confessions of a Super Fan

Community Guy

When I say “community”, I mean individuals and/or the aggregate group of individuals. One of my favorite speaking topics is super fans… those crazy, wonderful people who love your brand so much, they invest their body and soul into the product and experiences.

2018 127

Confessions of a Super Fan

Community Guy

When I say “community”, I mean individuals and/or the aggregate group of individuals. One of my favorite speaking topics is super fans… those crazy, wonderful people who love your brand so much, they invest their body and soul into the product and experiences.

2018 116

Re-Imagining Effective Work – the SAMR Model

Michael Sampson - Currents

Quiz answers are aggregated and reported to the teacher, who can then modify his or her lesson plan to address the areas of low comprehension. Ruben Puentedura developed the SAMR model to categorise how educational technology can be used to enhance education.

2018 146

Use and Adoption of IBM Connections – A Survey

Michael Sampson - Currents

All responses will be aggregated for an overall analysis; individual responses will be kept confidential. I am running a research survey on how organizations are using IBM Connections. The survey has 17 questions, spread across four pages: – Demographics and Current State of Connections. – Current and Forecasted Use of IBM Connections. – Upgrading to Connections 5.0. – Satisfaction, Value, and Next Steps.

2014 185

3 Ways Google Search is impacted by #SocialMedia & #GooglePlus

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

The Green boxes are aggregators and directories. You can see Bought Attention, You can see Aggregators, you can see Plumbers with Google Plus Pages – where are the other plumbers? The Green boxes are aggregators and directories.

2014 268

Rhizomatic Learning – The community is the curriculum #rhizo14

Jenny Connected

I haven’t yet managed to find anywhere else that blog posts might be aggregated – but quite a few are mentioned on Facebook by Dave and also on Twitter. Quick Update: For those who would like to follow blogs related to this course, Matthias Melcher is aggregating them.

2014 217

Online Community Roundtable – now Online Community Tribe

Online Community Strategy

Not really – I would love OC Tribe to be an aggregator of community best practices, high value events and a place to post key resources and jobs. Howdy Folks – you may have noticed a name change to the Online Community Roundtable group. What’s up with that?

How can blogs support communities of practice?

Joitske Hulsebosch

CPsquare offers an RSS feed that aggregates all blogposts by its members. (Cartoon via tangwailing blog ) I observed that Stan Garfield blogs about questions he receives or overhears about knowledge management. That made me think that I could blog some of the questions I get (+ the answers).

Dave Briggs event toolkit

Social Reporter

Like me he’s looking for an aggregator, because both Pageflakes and Netvibes have problems. Fellow social reporter Dave Briggs has detailed his event reporting toolkit , with an undisguised enthusiasm for Wordpress and Ning, together with Twitter, and Huddle to get organised.

Saturday: The collective Rainbow

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Social aggregator sites (9). Schleppin’ around on a Saturday afternoon – winter in Sydney. Saw a rainbow loitering outside our balcony. Gary Hayes had to have a photo of it: It occurred to me that my social network and beyond, the extended zeitgeist might’ve taken photos too.

2010 197

Re-Imagining a System for Health and Safety

Michael Sampson - Currents

Actually introduce a database for health and safety, with auto-aggregation of health and safety data points from the daily site status reports that themselves were transformed from printed forms to a proper online form.

2018 116

Managing Meetings in SharePoint 2013

Michael Sampson - Currents

Assigning, aggregating, and synchronizing tasks and actions. In my book Collaboration Roadmap (2011) I talk about managing meetings as one of the “collaboration scenarios” that can be enhanced / improved through new tools.

2014 187

The Great Unbundling and Collapse of Local Newspapers

Alchemy of Change

CarPoint, Investor and Expedia each sucked varying amounts of advertising dollars out of the local paper, but all were able to draw on previously aggregated, centralized data on cars, stocks and flights to power their services.

2011 246

Crosspost from NWWCoP: Twitter Chats and Tweetups

Nancy White

nwwcop) is a way to aggregate tweets during a tweet chat and to aggregate tweets with other digital content with the same tag. Here are just a few of the tools you can use as interfaces for the tweet chats themselves and to aggregate the content.

Chat 145

See the best online about communities and network

Social Reporter

A few weeks back I was flattered to be invited by Nancy White to join in an aggregation site that pulls together content from a range of people blogging on community and networks connection. Like much else online, you don’t know how it is going to work until it is working … and it is, really well. Do drop in. Thanks Nancy … who you will find in Full Circle here.

2009 100

Media Trust explains how local news hubs will work

Social Reporter

That argued for the need to support quality local reporting at a time when local papers where disappearing, and for better aggregation through news hubs of the emerging work of citizen journalists and community reporters. The Big Lottery grant of £1.89

2011 213

Will Mobile Devices Usher in a Renaissance in Local News?

Alchemy of Change

One of the things the local paper did do quite effectively was aggregate demand for local news. That’s because local blogs lack the ability to aggregate the kind of large audiences that local papers did when they were dropped on our doorstep each morning.

Mobile 205

CoP Series #8: Content and Community

Nancy White

Consider things like aggregated content pulled in by persistent searches and tags, Amazon style interests. The ability to use these tools to find and aggregate content can also be used to link people to that content.

CoP 130

How Will Search and Social Media Converge?

Portals and KM

We will become more media-agnostic through an aggregator like Google News, along with a social stream, where we go in and out. I like this prediction as the Darwin Awareness Engine (TM) can serve the same aggregation function as Google News but with more robust features. I read an interesting interview recently. Steve Rubel is senior VP-director of insights at Edelman Digital discussed the convergence of search and social media. He makes a nice distinction between the two.

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Open learning advance organisers

Jenny Connected

We can come and go as we want – but Stephen suggested that we take part in 4 activities: Aggregate. Aggregate: gather content using Google reader (www.google.com/reader). The course newsletter (The Daily) is an example of aggregation. Produce learning materials for other people to aggregate, remix, repurpose and feedforward, so starting the cycle again.

Open 109