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Six degrees of separation in instant messaging | Emerging Technology Trends | ZDNet.com

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Six degrees of separation in instant messaging. Dataset , Instant Messaging , Internet , Online Communications , Roland Piquepaille. According to Nature in ‘ Six degrees of messaging ,’ computer scientists at Microsoft Research Redmond lab have logged a full month of instant messengers using — logically — Microsoft Messenger. Busy man… Sources: Katharine Sanderson, Nature, March 13, 2008; and various websites.

Justifying Social Media to the Big Wigs

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Use an open source microblogging service like Yammer or QikCom. If your organization already uses Instant Messaging, microblogging offers the potential to turn those one-on-one conversations into group collaboration. Think of it like an IM platform where every IM you send is open to everyone else in the network. After a 6 months to a year (and even less depending on the site), your bookmark may only link to an “article not found&# message.

eLearning & Deliberative Moments: The present and future of Personal Learning Environments (PLE)

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It was originally part of a class wiki. Resources include not only static text and media but also dynamic services and their artefacts, such as instant messaging, online forum and weblog conversations. On the other hand, in Europe more sites use inhouse and open source implementations (Vuorikari, 2003). These allow custom extensions, which may pave the way for the development of open APIs for connection by PLEs. My Blogroll.