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New York Times Visualization Lab

Portals and KM

Go and try the New York Times Visualization Lab , “where you can create visual representations of data and information using the " Many Eyes " technology from IBM Research.” This was a smart idea to put this proof of concept out through the New York Times. Many Eyes comes out of IBM’s Center for Social Software.

Blueprint for New York neighbourhoods


New York has many neighbourhoods and a great diversity across them all.   Social policy

The Human Behind Humans of New York

Leading Virtually

A little over a month ago, I had the opportunity to attend a talk at Cornell University by Brandon Stanton, the author of Humans of New York (HONY). A very eloquent speaker, Mr. Stanton kept his audience engaged with his stories of how he has interviewed thousands of people not only in New York City but across the world.

Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » ChinesePod, the New York Times, and the future

Ken Carroll

I have no idea who will dominate the new landscape, but some things strike me as inevitable. Ken Carroll networks, languages, and learning 2.0

Paywall for 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. Fairfax?

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Making Business Sense of Social Media and Social Networking – Is Blogging Dead?


Have you moved all of your conversations to social networking sites? Is blogging dead for you folks as well? Blogging is not dead! Where else?

My New Cheese – Lead Social Business Enabler for IBM’s w3 and www Connections


I eventually decided to find my new cheese in an attempt to move further on in my professional career. This is it! The moment of truth!

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Your online social workspace | Your collaboration software | FMYI

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Harness the power of your team with FMYI, a private social network collaboration site for getting things done. a new day. Pricing. inbox.

Agency Flash Mobs vs Social Flash Mobs

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Let’s look at some comparisons: Professionally Created: You’ll never see “Official&# on anything social. Or so we are told.

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Occupy Wall Street – The Revolution is Twittervised

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Why Governments Fear Social Media – the Demise of Representational Democracy. Why Traditional Media Ignores or Reviles Social Media.

2011 133 Online Community Revenue

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

It will outlive me and everyone working there.&# ( Rob Kalin, CEO Etsy on Bloomberg ) The New York company tallied $273.2 127 countries.

7 Tips to Winning the Social Media Marathon

Online Social Networking

Building a social media presence is much more a marathon than a sprint. The social media marathon requires commitment, persistence and lots of patience, the type of mental endurance needed to complete a 26.2 When I wrote Social Media One Bite at a Time back in March, I emphasized the importance of motivation and focus.

Growing Our Social Media Group

Online Social Networking

I work at a watch company for which social media and web marketing are key tools for accelerating its business expansion. Social Media Watch.

Older Web Users are Catching up with Youth on Social Media Participation

Portals and KM

As reported in the New York Times , a new Pew Research study finds that some of the greatest gains in social media use are occurring in older generations. For example, the percentage of Web users between 55 and 64 using social tools increased from 9% in December 2008 to 43% in May 2010. Blog on. 

Crowdsourced Funding: How to ask for $75K but get $1.5million

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Casey Hopkins asked people to fund his new project to make a better dock for the iPhone. Broadcast time is instant, Social media time is slower.

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Social Network Sites: Definition, History, and Scholarship

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Social network sites: Definition, history, and scholarship. link] Social Network Sites: Definition, History, and Scholarship danah m.

Collaborative Thinking: Social Networking: For Better Or Worse?

Collaborative Thinking

So what’s the net effect of social networking? Worth reading: Is MySpace Good for Society? Here are their replies. Is MySpace Good for Society?

Collaborative Thinking: Social Media & Pharmaceuticals

Collaborative Thinking

The New York pharmaceuticals maker will announce a partnership today with Sermo Inc., a social-networking site for licensed physicians.

Blog Journalism: The World As Editor

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

By the way, The New York Times doesn’t have “readers&# any more, they have “users&#. Newspapers invented scoops.

ATX: the world's social business hub

Social Abacus

This post was done in parallel to a group of social business thinkers and practitioners, synthesized and excerpted by Peter Kim here.

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An Ant’s Eye Point-of-View: Niche Social Networks

Ant's Eyeview Blog

That’s the advice we often give to companies seeking to connect with customers on social media channels. “Fish where the fish are.” AEV Blog

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Future of Newspapers

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Technorati Tags: charlie rose , future of newspapers , Mort Zuckerman , Robert Thomson , The New York Daily News , time , Wall Street Journal , Walter Isaacson. Charlie has this fascinating video. I’m off to do a presentation this afternoon. So sit there, be good and enjoy it. I’ll be back later.

SXSW Notes: Design for Social Innovation and Public Good

Portals and KM

This is the session on Design for Social Innovation and Public Good led by Barbara Brown Wilson Dir UT Austin Center for Sustainable Development, Jess Zimbabwe Exec Dir ULI Daniel Rose Center For Public Leadership in Land Use, John Peterson Founder & Pres, Public Architecture, John Bielenberg Dir Project M, and Suzi Sosa Exec Dir Dell Challenge.

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Facebook: Iceland Constitution and Gov 2.0

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Iceland have turned to social media to ask the population to crowdsource writing Iceland’s new constitution. And so on. In English.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Dubner Two little words — “social networking&# — have become a giant buzzphrase over the past couple of years, what with the worldwide march of Facebook and headline-ready stories about Web-assisted suicides. So what’s the net effect of social networking? I agree with Reader in that social contact is necessary.

Ten Reasons Your Corporate Social Network Should be an Innovation Social Network

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

By connecting the benefits of social networking with the innovation process the ROI is obvious, immediate, quantifiable and large. Innovation is a Social Activity - and can not be managed or automated any other (process or transaction focused tools). Innovation is the killer app for this new paradigm. Its Fun! -

Freemium Revenues: Social Media Business Podcast

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Freemium Revenues: Social Media Business Ep.004 from Laurel Papworth on Vimeo. Monetizing social networks. advertising? A mugs game?

Social Media Helping Real Estate Agents Defy Commoditization

Online Social Networking

I attended REMarTech in New York City this past week. How Social Media Helps Real Estate Agents. What is Commoditization?

Find Twitter followers by location 2011

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Doesn’t work if they say “new york, london, sydney&# or “on a yacht&#. Video 3.0 – Social Video (3).

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The New Socialism: Global Collectivist Society Is Coming Online

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Culture : Culture Reviews The New Socialism: Global Collectivist Society Is Coming Online By Kevin Kelly 05.22.09 How large? million.

Green Chameleon » The Need to Share: Find It, Exercise It

Green Chameleon

Your aim is to create sufficient, good, seed content that it becomes an attractor, and to nudge folks with potential to fall into a new mode of sharing. “This is a technological manifestation of a policy difference,&# he said, a change he dated to when Colin L. Powell was secretary of state.&# Thank you Edgar for your post! RSS2.0

TV Industry Taps Social Media for Oscars and other Events

Portals and KM

Continuing its coverage of social media and TV, Brian Stelter reported in the New York Times on how TV Industry Taps Social Media, in this case for the Oscars.  Oscar winners will be seen accepting an award on the TV set, then seen celebrating backstage on the Web. The Times reported more data to support this trend.

Your number of followers on Twitter doesn't matter but retweets and mentions do

Joitske Hulsebosch

The Science of Social Media from HubSpot on Vimeo. social network twitter influenceFor en_nu_online I stop following them back.

Wrap Up of 2nd Annual Community Manager Day: Voices Around the World #CMAD « Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang | Social Media, Web Marketing

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang | Social Media, Web Marketing [.] CMAD [link] Inside the Mind of a Community Manager (Social Studies Blog) [.]

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25 Common Social Media and Web Marketing Mistakes

Online Social Networking

Shama Hyder Kabani’s The Zen of Social Media Marketing provides an excellent overview of the planning process. How about yours? Why not?

Announcing the Online Community Unconference 2013 – We’re Back!

Online Community Strategy

Tagged: CMAD , cmgr , community mamager , ocu , Online Community , Online Community Unconference , social business. Our hashtag is #OCU2013.

How social networks work: the puzzle of exhaust data :: Grant McCracken

John Tropea - Delicious Community

" Which I liked because itbrings the oldest formula to the newest venue and infuses new networkswith the peppiest self presentation possible.

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My Favorite Tweets for April 15 - 30 2011

Portals and KM

RT @ socialmedia2day : Top 10 Reasons Twitter is On Top of Social Media Food Chain [link]. Is There Ethical Quandary to Corporate Social Networking + Crowdsourcing? RT @ outstart : by @ robpatrob Measuring Influence and so Attention – New York Times [link]. 40 Most Popular Social Networking Sites of the World [link].

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The Joy of Getting Disconnected

Portals and KM

There have been so many surveys about the addictive power of social media and the need to stay in touch with email. With email it is even worse, The New York Times addressed this issue recently with, The Workplace Benefits of Being Out of Touch. Then I went to New Orleans for three weeks because of the same benefit.

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What’s New on the Anthill: Reflections from our Third Annual All Ants Meeting

Ant's Eyeview Blog

Today, we welcome two new Ants, congratulate another and expand our search for new practitioners with the passion to join our adventure.