Main blogs for your industry

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

These are the feeds I subscribe to, in that group: SecondLife Blog. One of those dumbass things you notice - Blizzard, makers of World of Warcraft does not have RSS turned on their official press release/media site. This means that instead of being able to subscribe to their news in say my.yahoo or igoogle, you have to go to the site and check for new news. None there? Try back again tomorrow, and tomorrow and tomorrow.

Recap: Social Media for Social Impact

Influence

Susan Tenby explained how TechSoup helped non-profits establish a presence in SecondLife , demonstrating how the virtual world can be used to disseminate information and also act as a venue for people to meet. In SecondLife, Tenby described time as currency.

Freemium Revenues: Social Media Business Podcast

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

In this episode of Social Media Business podcast, the concept of freemium is introduced – what it is, how Flickr, LinkedIn, SecondLife are making millions of dollars from giving stuff away for free.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Tuesday, February 3, 2009 Why I Love Second Life BLOG Why I Love SecondLife (Thisis a reworking of a private article I wrote a while ago for my SecondLife colleagues. Sensingand Being Present: SecondLife is a dynamic place, with much happening at the same time. 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.

A continuum of social models

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Model 28

IBM developerWorks : Blogs : Community and social computing

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Thanks to Mias efforts, not mine, our SecondLife Intentional Community is up and running, but Im impatient withthe struggle to find people who share our intention and are willing toinvest some energy and time to make it work. 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. June 11, 2008 Now What Am I Going to Do? N ow what am I going to do?

2008 35

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Like Noah, or Adam and Eve, were going to build it in SecondLife, carefully adding one couple at a time we both love, who share ourvalues, philosophy and lifestyle, and work out, together, the socialprinciples by which it operates, all built on generosity and abundanceof love. 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.

2007 35

qualities of different social experience models

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Model 28

Christine Rosen on Virtual Friendships And The New Narcissism

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

People are quick to criticise "wasted time in secondlife" and time spent blogging but dont think twice about hours spent in front of the idiot box, talking to no-one!

2007 36

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Some aspects of SecondLife are much like an idealized Gift/Generosity Economy, which isintriguing to study. There needs to be away to transport windows from your computer screen into the SecondLife environment. 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.

2007 35

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Dave Pollards papers on business innovation & knowledge management September 26, 2008 CCK08 Week Three: Eight Important Questions About Learning and Connection W eek 3 of the CCK08 Connectivism MOOC is principally about network theory. Ive written a bit about this, notably about network analysis (Rob Cross) and network mapping (Valdis Krebs, who was this weeks virtual guest lecturer).

2008 35

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

In a very shortperiod of time Ive grown to love several people Ive met in SecondLife. 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. November 1, 2007 Communities Based on Love (Continued) T hereare a lot of items on my Sunday list of subjects I said I would writeabout soon.

2007 35

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

You could(theoretically anyway) film a groups spontaneous experiences in SecondLife and edit it into a movie that would be unlike anything you coulddo in real life. 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. August 4, 2008 Playing the Fool: Is Role-Playing Inauthentic Behaviour?

2008 39

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

But whenMia agreed to help me build a model Intentional Community in SecondLife, she quickly persuaded me that clear, fast, candid communicationdemanded voice-to-voice contact. 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.

2008 35