Activity Streams: Moving Beyond Event Aggregation

Collaborative Thinking

However resulting “stream glut”, interoperability, and security-related issues will threaten benefits unless better user experience design, filtering, standardization, permission models, and back-end analytics are applied. . Activity streams also have an interesting intersect with identity. That type of insight to someone’s actions also provides a means for organizations to move beyond the type of declarative identity we see on a person’s profiles within a social network site (e.g.,

Attributes of Thriving Online Communities

Online Community Strategy

Shared Identity. Defined rank and reputation model; extending management to members. Contribution, curation and feedback to evolve content quality. I got my start building online communities in 1999 with the launch of

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Making Social CRM “Friend Discovery” Real

Alchemy of Change

The easiest way to do that mapping is to have customers provide their online social identity as part of their initial account sign-up process, which they will be more motivated to do when they understand the benefits of the organization’s Friend Discovery applications.

Google Plus – One50, Two50 and TheRest


It’s an opportunity to help you decide and define how you would want to work and interact with your various social networks in a single space, without going crazy, or without having to create multiple identities.

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Twitter is Not a Social Network

Alchemy of Change

Twitter’s data model and messaging system is so primitive compared to Facebook’s, or even that of Buzz or MySpace or Friendster or Digg etc.

Online Educa Berlin 2010 Keynote: Building Networked Learning Environments


I wanted to model the benefits of networked learning and use the platform I was given to share ideas, resources and research. It's in this context - although there are many other drivers and benefits - that schools have a powerful and essential role to play in supporting and modelling the use of technology. I particularly like Bélisle’s identification of three models of Literacy in this context (Bélisle, C.

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Where is the Cooperation in International Development and Cooperation

Full Circle Associates

I strongly suspect usage is driven by other, less visible, more informal things like seeing other peers use the tools, having colleagues they value endorse or role model, etc. Having a sense of identity and ownership is important.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Collaboration tools and social features Common features, but are not limited to, include: forums, wikis, blogs, media, rss, aggregation homepages, presence, instant messaging, and ability to connect to identity systems such as LDAP/Active Directory.

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Openness or How Do You Design for the Loss of Control? | Blog | design mind

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Companies have to come to terms with the fact that the traditional model of managerial resource allocation and coordination (mainly coerced through extrinsic motivation in the form of rewards and punishments, such as payments, promotions, demotions, etc.) The power of pull So what can they do besides just bemoaning this loss and passively observing how the new centrifugal forces of the Social, Real-Time Web are disrupting their traditional business and engagement models?

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Social network applications are primarily about the people, their identities and the connections between them.

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Snippets - What can your company learn from the Communal Motorcycle Workshop?

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Curator - @johnt. There’s no shared sense of identity in a connective because each member is busy pursuing their own goals. They give priority to the group over the individual and encourage members to adopt a joint identity that unites them around their shared goal… Collectives are breeding grounds for hierarchies and power struggles. Archive. /. Snippets. Insightful things people say and do.

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Education Technology Action Group consultation


We have significant, pressing problems now around rights and laws relating to privacy, identity, reputation, surveillance, consent and ownership in digital environments. Digital literacy education relating to online presence for 14-16 year olds: Ongoing barriers to data portability between and across institutions, and relating to activities which take place outside of formal education, mean that equipping learners to collect and curate their own achievements.

What Could the Future of Money Look Like? « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Network

Expo, where he gives a brief history of currency and explains why we need a new system: Essentially, he says that the operating system for money is obsolete in a hyperconnected world, and we need alternative models for directly exchanging value with each other.

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Essential Skills for 21st Century Survival: Part 3: Network Weaving « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

It’s about raising your awareness of others, learning how to identity their strengths and gifts, and knowing who they should know to amplify their abilities and potential contributions. Very little control online about the identity we actually own.

More on Trust in the Social Enterprise – confused of calcutta

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The last three posts (in the series of ten) will then look at curation, filtering, innovation, motivation and radical transformation.]. That’s why I joined, with its unique integrated corporate philanthropy model. like Umair Haque is that empathy embedded in the business model is the ‘Next Big Thing’ without realising that it’s already with we call it “nature” it is the best model for organizational functioning.

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With a 50 Friends Limit, Path Is the Opposite of Twitter

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Path Path calls itself “The Personal Network&# because it’s determined to go against the example set by Twitter Twitter ’s follower model; you are limited to just 50 friends on Path. I believe Facebook and twitter have the perfect social models.

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An Idea Worth Spreading: The Future is Networks « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Network

It seems like the wealth of the entire nation is being funneled right to a couple thousand fortunate people, and all of us are still working pretty damn hard to make ends meet, yet ultimately supporting that model. You’ll continue to follow them because what they provide you with is a curated source of information. The minute we stop looking for answers is when we’ll see that our identity is defined in questions. emergent by design Home who’s the architect?

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Forrester Wave Report: The Leaders in Community Platforms for Marketers (Part 4/4)

John Tropea - Delicious Community

I would agree with Jeremiah that what is really important is the solution and services that you are able to provide customers – in some sense, regardless of deployment model. Specifically, these models provide different levels of value and success to customers.

Tapping the Network to Facilitate Innovation « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

We’re still exploring the implications of this transition both for our personal identities and for the role of the business organization, but there’s the potential to redesign the system in a way that’s fair, participatory, and human. The Beginnings of a Competency-Model Foundation Social Network Analysis Case Studies (Valdis Krebs) What makes an effective knowledge worker? Industrial age competitive models preclude the open source world that is inevitable.

Video and Debate: Who really owns the Community?

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Think Norman’s “Mental Model&#. And, companies are finding they must integrate back into the marketplace in a meaningful way (the fortress model failed).

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