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sns around the world

Engineers without Fears

globalism snsLe Monde have produced this very useful map of social networking site up-take around the world. Courtesy of Greg.

Literature Review: Improving Work Practices in Times of Change

Collaborative Thinking

How the concept of an SNS is being applied within the organization (i.e., While they define the technology characteristics of a SNS (e.g.,

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Missing Pieces: The Activity Stream Aggregator

Collaborative Thinking

Today, every enterprise SNS solution in the market aggregates activity stream items that originate within its own environment. To succeed, there is a need for a common collection of mechanisms that enable a standardized means of aggregating activities that occur outside a particular SNS. The concept is pretty straightforward.

Mock Thesis Proposal: Personal Support Networks During Periods Of Employee Transition, Part 1

Collaborative Thinking

Social Network Sites (SNS) create multiple affordances employees leverage during their employment lifecycle. In this Masters Thesis, I examine how a SNS helps employees during transitional periods such as: joining the company, moving into a new position, and navigating through organizational disruption. Abstract. Description.

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Social Networking and Going Back to Basics

Elsua

In “ Is Social Media Becoming a Vast Wasteland? Pinterest anyone? I wish it were up to me but it is not. It’s up to us to make it change.

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Google Plus and The Enterprise – What’s The Deal?

Elsua

(I was hoping to be able to share this blog post while I was on vacation with my family in León, mainland Spain, but apparently lack of reliable (NOT!!)

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Living “A World Without Email” … in Google Plus

Elsua

In fact, long standing issues from other SNS are a thing of the past. G+ still needs to reach that level. And here is why. Or not. No doubt!

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plaxo vs facebook vs linkedin - social network showdown

Engineers without Fears

Which prompted an SNS review thang in my head. However there are an increasing number of organisations creating SNS applications within the firewall. sns linkedin facebook plaxoAndrew McAfee recently added to the Serena Facebook-As-Intranet case study. I still have issues with Facebook. If anything, LinkedIn is not messy enough.

my own private archipelago

Engineers without Fears

ona sns snaI'm doing fair bit of ONA stuff at work at the moment - using Laurie & Cai's getting-there onasurveys and the wonderful NetDraw.

Network spam

Engineers without Fears

sns spamI got my first case of Facebook spam a few weeks ago. A blonde female 20-something from NYC. It could have been worse. I have had several cases of LinkedIn spam. No photos attached so easier to deal with. I am intrigued by the concept of network spam. And then failing to care. A comment on a blog. A brief conversation at a party.

Does Self-Obsession Relate to Social Media Use?

Portals and KM

I have written about how Our Obsession with Scoring is Now Taking on Individuals on the Web. " This all makes sense to me.  

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Life With Alacrity: Dunbar Triage: Too Many Connections

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

A third idea: Id like it if the SNS I use (LinkedIn) allowed me to attach some notes or tags to each contact in my list. Whats your solution?

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Understanding Users of Social Networks — HBS Working Knowledge

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Businesses shouldnt consider SNs as just another channel. Pictures are the killer app of social networks. This is very salient on LinkedIn.

Mock Thesis Proposal: Personal Support Networks During Periods Of Employee Transition, Part 2

Collaborative Thinking

Social Network Sites (SNS) create multiple affordances employees leverage during their employment lifecycle. In this Masters Thesis, I examine how a SNS helps employees during transitional periods such as: joining the company, moving into a new position, and navigating through organizational disruption. i. F2F, e-mail, phone, SNS.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Below you’ll find a list of over 100 vendors (and more in the comments) of vendors that offer commodity community software. Joomla “Joomla!

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australians & social media

Engineers without Fears

Laurel notice this research from Nielsen (& a brief search also reveals this recent data about Australasian SNS usage ). At last, data, sweet data! What can we tell: Kiwis are more into this stuff than Aussies (esp. in the "friend finding" area). The most popular kind of shared media are photos. ABS data indicates that 61% of the 11.3

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Life With Alacrity Alacrity, noun. From the Latin alacritus meaning promptitude. Thus social limits become less important. via Seb’s weblog.

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

Ken Carroll

Misunderstanding social networks I think there’s a lot of confusion about the role of social networks (SNs) in learning. Thanks Ken.

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ready, fire, aiim - enterprise 2.0 report

Engineers without Fears

Figure 2 is pretty much what you'd expect with wikis at the top of the pops (2 years ago blogs would have been at number 2 instead of SNS ). A detailed discussion by James Dellow on the Enterprise 2.0 report from AIIM. As James notes, there are lots of graphs. means, maaaan. And I like how they have pretty much reprinted the emails. split.

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34 More Ways to Build Your Own Social Network

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

There’s definitely more opportunities nowadays for white label SNS. Conspicuously missing from that round-up were many additional companies that specialize in the creation of social networks. These companies were intentionally overlooked in the first post because we wanted to focus on self-service websites. companies). Thanks! Thanks.

Unit Structures: Responding: Are social networks good for society?

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Even though social networks are still nascent, we certainly havent seen any evidence that leads us to believe we institutionally value our accumulated SNS social capital. Fred Stutzman is a Ph.D. student at the School of Information and Library Science at UNC-Chapel Hill and Co-Founder of ClaimID.com. Please visit my new blog at [link].

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The Enterprise Social Network, Auto-Generated And Visually Mapped

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Who wants to update their “status&# to tell everyone what they are working on, or have to tag things manually? We’ll do that for our friends on Facebook, but for our co-workers on the terrible ‘knowledge management’ system the company installed? Not so much. But the space is hotting up. See TechCrunch UK for a longer review.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Hence it is for sure that Genome is not a copycat of MySpace, Facebook, LinkedIn, FriendFeed, or any other current SNS you name it. Cool.

freezing out on the scarpa flow

Engineers without Fears

Engineers without Fears Monday, January 14, 2008 freezing out on the scarpa flow Michael Idinopulos writes about in-the-flow and out-of-the flow activities and wiki beahaviour and Andrew McAfee takes his point a bit further. Doing so typically involved physical displacement—hopping on a plane, going to a meeting, etc.—

More collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Engineers without Fears Saturday, September 15, 2007 More collaboration James Dellow takes up the conversation about collaboration. James D makes the point that collaboration happens within organisations & that people will use any tools that come to hand. Absolutely agree with this. So James D it again right here. a collaboration tool portal)?

Collaboration vs sharing

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Engineers without Fears Sunday, October 14, 2007 Collaboration vs sharing James Robertson talks about collaboration tools as anti-knowledge sharing. If I understand JR correctly, his point is that collaboration tools are great for specific teams. He also notes that this cannot be solved simply by the implementation of a search tool. A? , ???? , ??A?

Engineers without Fears: collaboration tools: stags

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Three rough groups sizes come to mind: Teams (15 approx) - small number of people. Most collaboration in our world that is aimed at doing stuff (as opposed to talking about doing stuff) probably occurs in teams of 5-30 people. Note: There may be 300+ people registered as users but the actual number of participants will be far lower. Just internal?

Collaboration tools

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Engineers without Fears Tuesday, September 11, 2007 Collaboration tools James Robertson has been thinking about collaboration tools. Which is interesting because I have as well. As ever, James is practical & clear in his thinking and suggests a 5 phase model (0-4) for organisations thinking about collaboration. This is not a search problem.) a? , ??av

Social Networking Goes Open Source With Insoshi

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Part of what we do when offering SNS consulting is try to work with clients’ platform preferences (if any), so it’s always nice to know about alternatives IMO. We covered them in March when they presented at the Spring Y Combinator demo day. Insoshi is not the first company to release its social networking code. reply Chris W.