News Updates (November 20, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Google thinks the time is right, due to the confluence of many trends. - Over 300 musicians from across the world applied to take part in the auditions, from countries as diverse as Taiwan, Sweden and Canada. MindTouch released a hosted edition of its collaboration software. Play to Learn. Phil recommends the use of a "sandbox" to encourage people and teams to consider new technology for collaboration. "

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List of "White Label" or "Private Label" (Applications you can Rebrand) Social Networking Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Kick Apps White label hosted version. I wonder if this will be a dedicated feature available to most web hosts. Small World Labs “Small World Labs provides the design, implementation, and hosting services for your online social or professional network.&#

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Instant Communities: List of companies that provide Web Collaboration Suites or Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Community

AdventNet has served a diverse range of enterprise IT, networking and telecom customers. There are additional packages for hosting or linking to podcasts or videos.

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Work Together: 60+ Collaborative Tools for Groups

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Confluence - An enterprise-class wiki with features such as PDF exporting. Thanks for drawing from the diverse group out there and presenting the core tools. Hosted proven app (since 2003); easy web collaboration for everyday business folks; multiple team spaces, each with customized feature set and branding. David Koehn Mention Confluence but not MediaWiki?

SelectMinds Provides Secure Social Networking Platform for Enterprise Use | The AppGap

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

SelectMinds can be integrated with other applications such as Confluence for content sharing. Companies are now also using SelectMinds to host networks inside the enterprise.

Innovation and Communities of Practice

John Tropea - Delicious Community

From: TSSVeloso Reads: 1,934 Innovation and Communities of Practice The “Great Symphony” Paradox The innovation potential of bridging structural holes "Here is the paradox: You need a great team of people with diverse skills to perform a symphony well, but no team has ever written a great symphony! In other words, the more diverse and non-redundant one’s relationships are, the more value they provide.”3 Log in Other login options: Facebook Connect New to Scribd?