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Iran blames Twitter, Google for its woes

Community Guy

In a vague and rambling indictment, the three were charged with espionage and “acting against the national security,&# and blamed for inciting “riots.&#

Clay Shirky on Iran, Twitter, and the changing world

Community Guy

Another must watch (no seriously) video from Clay Shirky. This dude is seriously amazing.

Bloggers Are Not Journalists – But They Are Abducted, Imprisoned Tortured and Assassinated the Same #HowManyMore

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Iran and China lead the way Syria is not far behind. Or Iran, or Mexico or Brazil or Vietnam or Mauritania or Dhaka or … right? Shares Extract: George Brandis today said that “Bloggers are not Journalists” meaning they don’t need the same protection. ’ — Latika Bourke (@latikambourke) March 16, 2015.

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Looking back – KM highlights from 2014

Chris Collison

A whirlwind trip to Iran. If you ever wondered what I get up to as a KM consultant, it will give you some insights… 1.

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IREX staffer Haratounian wrongly imprisoned for spying in Iran

Influence

While much of the US media has focused on the recent release of Roxana Saberi after being falsely accused of spying in Iran, other cases similar remain unresolved. Haratounian's family has set up a web site and invited the public to sign an appeal to Iran?s On Jan. 19, 2009, she was sentenced to three years in jail.

Paywall for News.com and Online Community Social Media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

The usual suspects were there – bloggers and twitterers I see around from time to time – and a handful of new faces. Their own staff?

TED Talk: Communicating real news

Viv Mcwaters

The events in Iran during this last week is the latest in a series of examples of the ‘tranformation to amateur media’ as Shirky describes it. Even President Obama mentioned in a talk on the weekend the ‘professional and amateur reporters’ from Iran.

Be careful what you wear, sisters

Endless Knots

Buried deep, so to speak, in this AP story in today's Boston Globe ( " Iran sentences three activists to prison for role in postelection protests" ) is the newest theory about the cause of earthquakes, straight from Iran: Iranian media reported that a senior. Iran is one of the world’s most.

Media140 Sydney: Social Media Twitter & Journalism

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Better The President of Iran who blogs in both Arabic and English? Yes people in Iran may be poor and not have computers but they DO have mobile phones and use them. It’s our content. Our stories. We didn’t give you the Human Story, we loaned it to you, and now we’re taking it back. It was weird. Do what better than whom? My view?

How to help in Haiti

Endless Knots

Personal note: Many years ago, we had two extraordinary babysitters, refugees from Mashhad, Iran, who had the courage to come here in 1979 at the ages of 16 and 17. As students of Iran's history know, Bah'ai communities have been severely persecuted there. Farzanah married too but stayed in Boston.)

Links of the Month: Sunday, June 8, 2014

How to Save the World

(I suppose I should start calling this “Links of the Quarter” since that’s about how often I’ve been posting it.). Try it out.

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Twitter: Who tweets in your organisation?

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Two companies with very different results use Twinterns – interns who Twitter. Oh wait… anyway: Case 1: Pizza Hut. Case 2: Habitat.

Why is a lack of knowledge cool?

Community Guy

I know it’s a brave new world and all, but seriously, when you’re the Secretary of State and Twitter is a major part of the revolution in Iran, joking that you don’t know anything about it is just stupid. Overall, it’s an impressive statement of the role of social tools on the world stage.

Technology: blogging popular amongst arab women

Joitske Hulsebosch

(Photo: Wereldomroep) Oneworld had an article (in Dutch): webloggen populair onder Arabische vrouwen.

Technology: blogging projects

Joitske Hulsebosch

reflecting on the fact that countries like Cambodja, Iran and Jordan have a dynamic blogosphere, while others don't. I came across the African mentoring project set up by Ore Somolu from Nigeria. She is inspired by the Young Caucasus Women project in which I was the first mentor, and which seems to move quite well at a good pace.

Life With Alacrity: Dunbar Triage: Too Many Connections

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

super bowl ads, adjab, christopher allen 300 friends problem, woodward and burnstien archives, rice to isreal, g7 robin hood, time bombs iran, nike.

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The Revolution is Twitterfied

Influence

In Iran. Protest Iran Election. Katrin Verclas' Twitterfeed - actively amplifying the news out of Iran. Internet Graphs: Internet usage trends on Twitter show the consistency and growth of the Iran Election movement. Right now the world is watching the next level of emergent social media and citizen engagement. Mousavi.

Monday Morning Rock Out!

Hildy Gottlieb

Each day, as we watch the news unfold from Iran, we are inspired. We are encouraged. What will you hold yourself accountable for this week.

Reza War + Peace: A Photographer’s Journey from National Geographic

Portals and KM

I would have to agree. The book is full of moving images from the Middle East, Africa and other places in conflict.

October 15th is the Next ZAAZ Social Media Event: 21 Slides

Web Social Architecture

Mark your calendar: Our ongoing series resumes October 15th. And this time, you can participate. Here is the announcement: * What is 21 Slides? 90 minutes. 8 social media presenters. Five minutes each. No more than 21 slides. Add beer. That would be lame. Anyone and everyone is encouraged to submit a topic, subject to a few rules of course: 1.

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Monday Morning Rock Out!

Hildy Gottlieb

The election in Iran, deciding how that country will interact on the global stage. And then it became a movement. But can one day do it all?

Scenario Planning: Embracing Uncertainty

Collaborative Thinking

As protests in Iran last month drew the world's attention, the top executives at a large global industrial goods company held a teleconference to consider their options. Some interesting posts on the topic that came through my feed reader over the past few months. Paul J. Especially something that isn’t built into the way the world works.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

All John McCain hasto do is say, over and over again, with his war medals displayed, thathe will win the war, against Iraq and then against Iran and otherdeemed enemies of America. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays. If youve read Joe Bageants Deer Hunting With Jesus ,youll know why.

How Twitter Changes Everything at Enterprise 2.0

Endless Knots

conference next week here in Boston, I, of course, had no idea what would transpire in Iran a few months hence. When I was thinking of a title for a session on Twitter at the Enterprise 2.0 But here we are, witnessing the power of 140 characters, the energy that can be released with the greatest economy of writing. networking thing. and M.S.

Influencers and Social Media Experts

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

President of Iran or the Member for Wentworth, politicans make good stablemates if you can get them to blog about your stuff. There’s a lot of content out there and a lot of people creating stuff. How do you know who to pay attention to and who’s just mucking around? Always useful to connect with academics. Very we, the people.

Fooled by Randomness, Risk and Opportunity

How to Save the World

We can anticipate the consequences of another disastrous war, next time in Iran or North Korea (and Obama's decision to escalate the war in Afghanistan today signals that he is also incapable of learning the lessons of history, which is an ominous sign). What if the real political crisis is not war in Iran, but the collapse of Mexico?

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Thanks to Dale Asberry for the Robinson link.and Bush Steps Up Iran Invasion Plans to Help Him Win: Sy Hersh has the latest startling news about the Bush regimes covert war on Iran , and plans to provoke violence to justify another all-out war. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

Links of the Month: October 24, 2011

How to Save the World

Cartoon by Matthew Diffee in The New Yorker. I ‘m back home after 10 days in the US. And it happens every day. This guy should be president.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

The theory is thatCheneyBush was either planning an attack inside the US to blame onIran, or planning to use the nukes on Iran. The UK Telegraph, speaking of plans for cross-border raids into Iran as a deliberate provocation , and the UK Guardian both give it some additional credibility. he writes in hisnew memoir. Toolate.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Another US Surge, This Time to Canada: No point hanging around there until they bomb Iran. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays. In search of a better way to live and make a living, and a better understanding of how the world really works. Not nearly good enough, any of them. Innovation & Society.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Another US Surge, This Time to Canada: No point hanging around there until they bomb Iran. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays. In search of a better way to live and make a living, and a better understanding of how the world really works. Not nearly good enough, any of them. Innovation & Society.

Links of the Month: January 28, 2014

How to Save the World

Please check it out, talk about it, and tell us what you think. cartoon by Australian cartoonist Michael Leunig. Thanks to Seb Paquet for the link.

The HBR List 2009 - How Social Networks Network Best

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Bees, like human beings, are social animals,and evolution has provided them with elegant approaches to group decision making. One of the most important group decisions made by a bee colony is where tolocate the hive. Bees use a kind of “idea market” to guide their discovery: The colonysends out a small number of scouts to survey the environment.

Green Chameleon » Universities and KM Practice

Green Chameleon

But there were also delegates from private sector companies and delegates from mainland China, Malaysia, New Zealand, Iran, UK, USA, Finland, Sweden, Germany, and Australia. Just recently, two events appear to confirm that. Pictures courtesy of David Gurteen and others here ). Even more interesting was the turnout at KMAP last week. RSS2.0

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

All John McCain hasto do is say, over and over again, with his war medals displayed, thathe will win the war, against Iraq and then against Iran and otherdeemed enemies of America. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays. If youve read Joe Bageants Deer Hunting With Jesus ,youll know why.

It's Our Turn to Eat: How Politics Works and Why Activism is So Important

How to Save the World

US 2000, Kenya or Iran 2009, it doesn't matter. BLOG It's Our Turn to Eat: How Politics Works and Why Activism is So Important. A fter the Bioneers conference last year, I wrote about the 24 steps to make political activism more effective. To some extent this takes us full circle. So I'm doing so. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has."

Collaboration - Mapping the value of employee collaboration - Organization - Strategic Organization - The McKinsey Quarterly

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Competitive advantage from better interactions

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

The Impeachable Dick Cheney: Henrik Hertzberg in this weeks New Yorker describes WaPos recent revelations about Cheneys execrable record and explains why the US can afford to wait no longer to get him out of office ( before he attacks Iran). Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays. Collaboration.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

The Impeachable Dick Cheney: Henrik Hertzberg in this weeks New Yorker describes WaPos recent revelations about Cheneys execrable record and explains why the US can afford to wait no longer to get him out of office ( before he attacks Iran). Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays. Collaboration.