writing narratives as a swarm

Taming the spaces

Today I tried to map the design experiment findings from Hybrid narrative ecology on top of the foraging behavior in swarms. writing narratives as a swarm. Picking up traces of other individuals of the swarm depends on analogy or closeness of the attractors to your own. dedicating narrative pierces for the story), cloning may also make the trace of the narrative more visible due to the swarm activity and it becomes hyped up.

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Swarms on primetime TV

The Bumble Bee

The "Wisdom of Crowds" or in other words the ability to Swarm in huge groups. Swarm: Nature's Incredible Invasions (BBC TV): EPISODE 1. The first programme in a two-part documentary reveals the awe-inspiring world of animal swarms.

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Swarms 101: Introduction to swarming by computer and phone

The Bumble Bee

Swarms 101 is a short interactive web-based presentation which introduces the basic concept of a Swarm, the key Swarm characteristics (Open v Closed, Star v Peer.) Includes examples of Swarm Communities in Music, Brands and Public Health.

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Participatory design experiment: Storytelling Swarm in Hybrid Narrative Ecosystem

Taming the spaces

I have struggled in formulating the narrative swarming in hybrid ecosystem as a participatory design experiment. This paper describes a participatory design experiment that is influenced by the swarming activity. The results of writing narratives as a swarm in a hybrid ecosystem are presented. hybrid ecology narrative ecology participatory design research swarming

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Ontobrands as prototypical stories attract stigmergic narrative mediation and swarming

Taming the spaces

Stigmergic narrative action may initiate swarming phenomena in ontospace. Swarming actions took place around perceived stories as attractor areas in ontospace. swarming

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Swarming to write narratives in hybrid ecosystem

Taming the spaces

Swarming to write narratives in hybrid ecosystem. It is the way how we can later connect it to the swarming behaviour (making and following the signal trace means basically that people notice ontodimensions and start accumulating/monitoring these ontodimensions).

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From Social Networking to Swarm Intelligence

The Bumble Bee

A new area of research called "complexity science" embraces the notion that an ant colony and the human brain, the stock market and Facebook all have something in common. All are complex systems, basically huge networks made up of individual components whose behavior is difficult to predict.

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Swarm Leader opportunity for team practitioners, consultants and researchers

The Bumble Bee

Bioteams and Swarms are acknowledged as radical innovations in the field of teams, communities and social networks. The Role: What we expect from a Swarm Leader ? To develop, support and grow new swarm communities. The Benefits: What is in it for the Swarm Leader ?

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Any port in a swarm: Teams take cover as bees delay Baseball game

The Bumble Bee

The Chicago Sun-Times just reported a 52-minute delay in the Houston Astros versus San Diego Padres baseball game when a swarm of bees took over part of left field at Petco Park - it took a beekeeper to sort it all out.

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facing the swarm: the coming obsolescence of the big idea

Engineers without Fears

We need a swarm of lots of Small Ideas small ideas. Educated people in business love The Big Idea. Generally this is a heroic idea that will change everything. I am falling out of love with the Idea of The Big Idea. I think the problems were face as a species are so complex, are so wicked that just a few Big Ideas won't do. Micronotions that propogate across the memescape.

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Timespace, what else

Taming the spaces

We have been writing personal narratives and collaborating in the non-determined manner, presumably we have simulated something swarm-like. If i could map more than one person into this space, i could see something similar to ant-road in our little narrative ecology swarm.

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Launch Day of Communities and Networks Connection

Nancy White

Tags: community communities of practice community indicators swarms networks

Using ’social navigation’ and ‘participatory surveillance’ terms for co-creation and joint action

Taming the spaces

Her investigations are related with our hybrid ecosystem studies in which we refer to certain swarming phenomena that take place as a result of something like social awareness and monitoring, social surveillance, and social navigation. For example, swarming describes such non-coordinated aggregation behaviors, which become possible because of the signal traces left to the environment or read from other members in the system.

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Panarchy, governance in the network age?

Bas Rues

Tagged: autopoiesis, collaboration, complex adaptive systems, complexity, emergence, km, knowledge management, organization, panarchy, self-organization, stigmergy, swarm intelligence, systems. In the search for alternative modes of organization, I have come along a few already on this blog.

Living Example of Community Q&A Power

Nancy White

bee swarm. My bees just swarmed! Re: bee swarm. It would take a lot of luck (and heavy flows) for the old colony’s queen to mate, and the new swarm to build up quickly enough to put away 40lbs of honey for the winter.

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Swarmteams V2.0 coming soon

The Bumble Bee

Import - automatically create swarms by importing from existing email lists. Enhanced Messageboard - full admin of messages by swarm owner, ability for users to report messages, Read/Unread Message flagging, better layout and improved user profiles.

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Building Modern Communities #SwarmConf

Online Community Strategy

I was honored to be asked to keynote the SWARM Community Managers Conference in Sydney this week, hosted by conference Co-Founders Alison Michalk and Venessa Paech.

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Building Modern Communities #SwarmConf

Online Community Strategy

I was honored to be asked to keynote the SWARM Community Managers Conference in Sydney this week, hosted by conference Co-Founders Alison Michalk and Venessa Paech.

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Ontobranding: how reality promotes itself

Taming the spaces

We wrote with Mauri in our forthcoming book-chapter for IGI Gobal “Participatory design experiment: Storytelling Swarm in Hybrid Narrative Ecosystem&# that one representation of hybrid ecosystem is ontospace, which consists of ontodimensions – descriptive features of an entity within a domain of information (eg. However, this activity is not centrally coordinated, but may appear in the swarming kind of behaviours.

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Stigmergic Collaboration: Environments Matter

Collaborative Thinking

Since Grasse’s research, stigmergy has been applied to the self-organisation of ants, artificial life, swarm intelligence and more recently, the Internet itself. Another interesting article (2006) - key points I think are relevant but overlooked when it comes to the concept of stigmerg y and its influence on collaboration: the role of communication to enable effective collaboration, and the influence of "social negotiation" to guide the collaboration process of small teams.

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Interacting with the hybrid ecosystem

Taming the spaces

McKinsey spotlights The Networked Enterprise

The Bumble Bee

Interesting to see also Gartner Research discovers bioteams and swarms. New McKinsey research shows that a payday could be arriving faster than expected. "A A new class of company is emerging--one that uses collaborative Web 2.0

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Real-time dashboarding of Social Media conversations

The Bumble Bee

Ken Thompson is an expert practitioner in the area of bioteaming, swarming, virtual enterprise networks, virtual professional communities, virtual teams and management simulation and has published two landmark books: Bioteams: High Performance Teams Based on Nature's Best Designs.

New mobile version of bioteams.com

The Bumble Bee

Ken Thompson is an expert practitioner in the area of bioteaming, swarming, virtual enterprise networks, virtual professional communities, virtual teams and management simulation and has published two landmark books: Bioteams: High Performance Teams Based on Nature's Best Designs.

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Ten Collaboration Trends for 2010

The Bumble Bee

Ken Thompson is an expert practitioner in the area of bioteaming, swarming, virtual enterprise networks, virtual professional communities, virtual teams and management simulation and has published two landmark books: Bioteams: High Performance Teams Based on Nature's Best Designs.

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The Networked Enterprise: NASA Video

The Bumble Bee

Ken Thompson is an expert practitioner in the area of bioteaming, swarming, virtual enterprise networks, virtual professional communities, virtual teams and management simulation and has published two landmark books: Bioteams: High Performance Teams Based on Nature's Best Designs.

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The Networked Enterprise (TNE) Reference Card

The Bumble Bee

Ken Thompson is an expert practitioner in the area of bioteaming, swarming, virtual enterprise networks, virtual professional communities, virtual teams and management simulation and has published two landmark books: Bioteams: High Performance Teams Based on Nature's Best Designs.

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Virtual Enterprise Networks Presentation

The Bumble Bee

Ken Thompson is an expert practitioner in the area of bioteaming, swarming, virtual enterprise networks, virtual professional communities, virtual teams and management simulation and has published two landmark books: Bioteams: High Performance Teams Based on Nature's Best Designs.

A Social Network Development Model

The Bumble Bee

Ken Thompson is an expert practitioner in the area of bioteaming, swarming, virtual enterprise networks, virtual professional communities, virtual teams and management simulation and has published two landmark books: Bioteams: High Performance Teams Based on Nature's Best Designs.

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Video: How to raise venture capital Ali G style

The Bumble Bee

Ken Thompson is an expert practitioner in the area of bioteaming, swarming, virtual enterprise networks, virtual professional communities, virtual teams and management simulation and has published two landmark books: Bioteams: High Performance Teams Based on Nature's Best Designs.

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I Too Became A Dissident

Evolving Web

Each adding up to a swarm, a chain reaction – when one insect or domino chooses to act in the right way at the right time.

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New Bioteams Project Management Video

The Bumble Bee

Ken Thompson is an expert practitioner in the area of bioteaming, swarming, virtual enterprise networks, virtual professional communities, virtual teams and management simulation and has published two landmark books: Bioteams: High Performance Teams Based on Nature's Best Designs.

Social Media is Dead, Long Live Big Data

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Clearly the facial recognition mushed up with my tweets about the Lounge and my Swarm checkin and their CRM were working a treat. Shares Social Media has trained artificial intelligence and now Big Data is taking over. Scary, illuminating, real. Welcome to the Matrix/Minority Report.

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Web-based Virtual Enterprise Network Simulation

The Bumble Bee

Ken Thompson is an expert practitioner in the area of bioteaming, swarming, virtual enterprise networks, virtual professional communities and virtual teams and has published two landmark books: Bioteams: High Performance Teams Based on Nature's Best Designs.

The Networked Enterprise: Collaborate for New Business VIDEO

The Bumble Bee

Ken Thompson is an expert practitioner in the area of bioteaming, swarming, virtual enterprise networks, virtual professional communities and virtual teams and has published two landmark books: Bioteams: High Performance Teams Based on Nature's Best Designs.

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The Networked Enterprise and Connecting Innovation

The Bumble Bee

Ken Thompson is an expert practitioner in the area of bioteaming, swarming, virtual enterprise networks, virtual professional communities and virtual teams and has published two landmark books: Bioteams: High Performance Teams Based on Nature's Best Designs.

Unique Bioteams Reference Card

The Bumble Bee

Ken Thompson is an expert practitioner in the area of bioteaming, swarming, virtual enterprise networks, virtual professional communities and virtual teams and has published two landmark books: Bioteams: High Performance Teams Based on Nature's Best Designs.

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Bioteams Reference Card

The Bumble Bee

Ken Thompson is an expert practitioner in the area of bioteaming, swarming, virtual enterprise networks, virtual professional communities and virtual teams and has published two landmark books: Bioteams: High Performance Teams Based on Nature's Best Designs.

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Bioteams: P2P Foundation Book of the Week

The Bumble Bee

Ken Thompson is an expert practitioner in the area of bioteaming, swarming, virtual enterprise networks, virtual professional communities and virtual teams and has published two landmark books: Bioteams: High Performance Teams Based on Nature's Best Designs.

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Bad leaders cause their team health problems

The Bumble Bee

Ken Thompson is an expert practitioner in the area of bioteaming, swarming, virtual enterprise networks, virtual professional communities and virtual teams and has published two landmark books: Bioteams: High Performance Teams Based on Nature's Best Designs.

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