News Updates (June 24, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Intel have created a system that can support collaborative physical activities from different geographical locations. "We We will also cover making a great business case and understanding return on investment, how to approach application development on the SharePoint platform and above all, learning what governance is really all about, and applying the right sort of governance at the right time.

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SSRN-The Role of Corporate Social Capital in Business Innovation.

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Design/methodology/approach - We propose a management framework for CSC which incorporates the components of centrality, absorptive capacity, human capital, internal capital and financial soundness. Originality/value - The paper introduces two original approaches.

Collaborative Solutions - Six Key Components

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Employ an ecological approach that builds on community strengths. Spotlight: In Rockford, Illinois when the Violence Prevention Collaborative wanted to engage the African-American community they offered small minigrants to African-American churches to support summer youth activities.

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Social Network Sites: Definition, History, and Scholarship

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

This special theme section of the Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication brings together a unique collection of articles that analyze a wide spectrum of social network sites using various methodological techniques, theoretical traditions, and analytic approaches.

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Is MySpace Good for Society? A Freakonomics Quorum - Freakonomics - Opinion - New York Times Blog

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

This approach provides only a rough estimate of the economic value of the service. February 15, 2008 2:40 pm Link One interesting use of facebook which might contribute something to this discussion was highlighted in the Chicago Tribune’s reporting on the tragedy at Northern Illinois University. Home Page Todays Paper Video Most Popular Times Topics Search All NYTimes.com Opinion World U.S.