Living by Design: Measuring Collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Living by Design. Effective design, initial content seeding and proactive facilitation are critical factors for re-firing in the innovation engine. Of course, you can replace "communities" with "team" if it fits better with your model.

Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » Skype, social networks and language learning

Ken Carroll

About Ken Carroll « Linear and non-linear learning Designing conversations » Skype, social networks and language learning There’s lots of start-ups in the language learning space, mostly variations on the social networking and Skype models.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Network

emergent by design Home who’s the architect? 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. It doesn’t have to be professionally designed, it can be a simple free blog, but you need to have a place where you show off your work, whatever your work may be.

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News Updates (February 22, 2010)

Michael Sampson - Currents

With work underway to support other IBM ECM systems such as IBM Content Manager and Lotus Connections Files next month, SnappFiles is designed to be a single point of entry into corporate document management systems. In the video comparing Microsoft Exchange to Google's Gmail, the company points out security, administration and integration issues when Gmail is used in the corporate environment. "We NGAD also is a reshaping of the programming model for Active Directory.

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Making Social CRM “Friend Discovery” Real

Alchemy of Change

Sure, good design enables some degree of both simplicity and flexibility – but in Friend Discovery, flexibility reigns. As far as federation is concerned, I really like the model that Automattic has built with WordPress.

Cultivating Communities of Practice: Making Them Grow - YouTube

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Sign in with your Google Account (YouTube, Google+, Gmail, Orkut, Picasa, or Chrome) to like Bruce Knox s video. Sign in with your Google Account (YouTube, Google+, Gmail, Orkut, Picasa, or Chrome) to dislike Bruce Knox s video. Sign in with your Google Account (YouTube, Google+, Gmail, Orkut, Picasa, or Chrome) to add Bruce Knox s video to your playlist. Upload Sign in. Loading. This video is unavailable. Find out why. Close.

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News Updates (February 25, 2010)

Michael Sampson - Currents

When Google launched Buzz, its "social networking tool," the company didn't let users opt into the program, but automatically applied it to all of the millions of users of the company's free Gmail. Google quickly backtracked, but it is not clear whether the "turn off Buzz" link at the bottom of Gmail pages truly purges the links that Google created. TimeBridge meetwith.me. TimeBridge released a new service to simplify meeting scheduling. MeetWith.Me

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/Message: 9cays: Embracing The Email Beast For Lightweight Collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

While I may feel like threaded messages in Gmail are similar, they are not shared. This model of email collaboration matches my current model of integrated email and tasks, which is based on Remember The Milk (see A Simple Way To Simplify Email at Unclutterer).

Social Graph: Concepts and Issues

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Quick Primer on Graphs And Networks In Mathematics, a Graph is an abstraction for modeling relationships between things.It As it turns out, Graphs are very powerful modeling tools for modelingnatural and man-made systems.

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Wikia Open Sources Social Networking - Focused Networking Now Open to All

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

ArmchairGM in particular has been a big social networking innovator in the Wiki market and was acquired to help drive the design of the whole Wikia ecosystem. We wrote earlier this week that the big social news aggregator model (Digg, Yahoo!

» The Dangers of “Retrospective Coherence”

John Tropea - Delicious Community

My own view is that communities can evolve, but cannot be designed top down. My own view is that communities can evolve, but cannot be designed top down. This is the classic engineering approach which assumes that there must be a top down, designable RIGHT answer. Because we make the classic mistake of creating predictive models from complex systems. As curriculum designers, lesson planners, syllabus makers we practice a form of retrospective coherence.

Work Together: 60+ Collaborative Tools for Groups

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

ConceptShare.com - Share concept designs and allow invited workers to mark-up, comment, and give feedback. Huddle.net - Designed for collaborative work in the fields of PR, advertising, marketing, design and more. WriteMaps.com - Designed specifically for creating and sharing sitemaps amongst web teams. Might want to take a look at Celtx, an OSS collaborative app designed for people creating media, including film, theatre, animation and comics.

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. the design is attractive. Doesn't look like a smart model.

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LongJump: Database in the Cloud

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The provided tools let you easily add users, change their access and sharing permissions, define new data models, import data, add or change fields, perform mass update and delete functions, add data policies or workflows, and create custom reports.

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The Enterprise Social Network, Auto-Generated And Visually Mapped

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

So at Web 2 Expo this week, Trampoline Systems , the UK-based enterprise startup, launched its new Sonar Dashboard tool designed to be a “Facebook for the enterprise”. On the contrary, it was rigorously designed to meet enterprise security and inter-operability requirements from the outset. Meanwhile on the privacy front SONAR has a straightforward opt-in privacy model so every user is completely in control of what’s shared and what is kept private.

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ReVou Lets You Host Your Own Twitter

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

I was thinking about buying it and starting up my own twitter clone (Stalkr) reply 113.com - March 24th, 2008 at 11:05 pm PDT Sounds more like an SMS service in reality… reply Ashi - March 24th, 2008 at 11:13 pm PDT the revenue model sounds good.but then it does not guarantee that the twitter clone might work for u.as They have built their business around very well designed landing pages to sell their shoddy software.

Exclusive: First Look At Genome, A Next-Gen Social Networking Service - ReadWriteWeb

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

We got a sneak peek at the Android app, but be warned, the app is still very much in alpha and may change a lot prior to launch: To deal with "noise" Genome is implementing something theyre calling a "real-life relationships" model. And Vladimir is responsible for the apps design.

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VelvetPuffin, a social network masquerading as unified IM | Webware : Cool Web apps for everyone

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

But that function is really a Trojan horse designed to get you to move yourself, and your friends, onto the VelvetPuffin network.

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A Practical Guide to Implementing Web 2.0 (aka Social Networking Tools) in Your Organization

How to Save the World

like SharePoint) designed to improve internal collaboration, that actually discourages collaboration. Groupware, of which the most notorious example is SharePoint, was designed to facilitate 'communities of practice' (CoPs). So what's the best model for a corporate website?

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

A study done by one largemultinational organization discovered their actual user audiencecomprised, in order: Needless to say, since the website was designed for customers, itwasnt reaching its intended audience, and wasnt meeting the needs ofits actual audience.

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Making Word multiuser: Plutext | Webware : Cool Web apps for everyone - CNET

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Making Word multiuser: Plutext | Webware : Cool Web apps for everyone - CNET

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

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The AppGap » » Socialcast Brings Twitter Style Functionality into the Enterprise: News, views, and reviews of Work 2.0 tools, apps and practices

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

At this point, Socialcast made another move, from social networking, a crowded field, to enterprise social messaging on the Twitter model. About | Contributors | Contact us | Subscribe: via RSS , via Twitter UPCOMING WEBINAR: No Time, No Budget, Fewer People?

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Virtual Canuck " Blog Archive " On Groups, Networks and Collectives

John Tropea - Delicious Community

on 18 May 2007 at 8:38 am 4 Virginia Yonkers I think the main problem in your definitions and model is the lack of “social&#. I think there are levels of trust and social connection that happen at each level that are not captured in your terms or model. allows for two way communication, allows for data-mining, limits user design input, limits outside connections-such as gmail uses invitation to develop its clients).

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Life With Alacrity: The Dunbar Number as a Limit to Group Sizes

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The following chart shows anecdotal satisfaction ratings for these lower group sizes: Much of this is probably predicted by Dunbars model, if you add in the non-survival and dispursed community modifiers that I discuss here. So for my Great Gmail Giveaway (GGG), I’m introducing a.

Skrbl makes whiteboarding fun | Webware : Cool web apps for everyone

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

home reviews news downloads cnet tv On MovieTome: DRAGONBALL gets an awful trailer!

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34 More Ways to Build Your Own Social Network

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

They provide information sessions at the beginning of their relationships, collaborate during the design process, and may even help market the social networks and provide ongoing content moderation support. Even IBM chose to develop with it: “Using open source software to design, develop, and deploy a collaborative Web site&# [link] An excellent writeup Mark. Also, I found that price points and pricing models varied quite a bit but most were flexible.

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Seven Steps to Graphing Your Facebook Strategy

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Show Me The Bunny: Gifts, Points, & Virtual Currency (this section contributed by Susan Wu, Charles River Ventures) Not too long ago, I wrote a TechCrunch article on virtual goods and their potential to become the next big business model. not saying they won’t be a formidable competitive alternative — i’m sure they’ll have an interesting offering — but right now Gmail is arguably 4th in market share after Yahoo, Hotmail, & AOL.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

A study done by one largemultinational organization discovered their actual user audiencecomprised, in order: Needless to say, since the website was designed for customers, itwasnt reaching its intended audience, and wasnt meeting the needs ofits actual audience.

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Zude May Be A Better Netvibes

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

The company’s business model is straight-forward – with a free account, your page will have advertising, but if you pay an annual fee (likely $25), it will not. We designed Zude to be the ultimate consolidator. I have been using zcubes to introduce my students to web designing. 24 Christopher Says: June 4th, 2007 at 8:57 am zcubes.com is pretty awful looking too…c’mon guys, I thought you were supposed to be replacing web designers.

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3 online sharing solutions for your documents | Webware : Cool Web apps for everyone

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

• CNET editors take: Kindle 2 • Skimming the Kindle 2 and other e-book gadgets • OReilly: Amazon must open the Kindle Shortcut to the Webfor game makers The new InstantAction service, now coming out of closed beta, offers publishers and developers a model for getting their action games in front of players.

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