8 Open Source Projects from Google

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OpenSocial. With a tag line that reads “Resources to help you spend less time coding, more time socializing&# , you might get the impression that OpenSocial is only for your amusement; however, it is a powerful API set for creating social networking applications. Unlike other proprietary social network application platforms, OpenSocial is free and open.

The Next “Facebook Platform” for the Modern Web, and Why Twitter’s Running the Wrong Way

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The hurdle we’ve got to get around is that of allowing a user’s social connections to also follow them wherever they go, uninhibited by any single corporation. Then at that point you will truly be allowed to bring your social connections with you wherever you go, allowing for a web with not only no login button, but one where your family and friends follow with you along the way.

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YouTube - What is LinkedIn? Part 2

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Social. Networking. OpenSocial Summit: Brandon Duncan about LinkedIn OpenSocial. Close. Sign Up. QuickList ( 0 ). Sign In. Site: Home. Videos. Channels. Community. Upload. Videos. Channels. advanced. Loading. What is LinkedIn? Part 2. Rate: 1 ratings Sign in to rate. Views: 288. watch in standard quality. watch in high quality. Share. Favorite. Playlists. MySpace. Facebook. more share options ). fewer share options ). This video will appear on your blog shortly.

Social Media U: Take a Class in Social Media - ReadWriteWeb

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RWW Network. Social Media U: Take a Class in Social Media. Social media. Whether youre socializing on Facebook , updating Twitter , or just adding a new bookmark to Ma.gnolia , social media has become an integral part of our daily lives. Thats why many of todays colleges and universities are now offering "social media" classes as an option for their students. Welcome to Social Media U. Lesson # 5 Use Social Networks.

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eLearning 2.0 Technologies and Concepts: Start Pages as Environments for Self-Organized Learners

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Microcontent, Social Software. I offered a model of an environment with six channels for: authoring, syndicating information, communication, collaboration and networking, researching, and evaluation. I experimented with start pages for PLE but opted to go to the learning landscape option with elgg.net; with elgg I have the lifelong space I need for the students with social networking, collaboration tools and theopen architecture to add functionality as required.

Your Guide to the Crowdsourced Workforce - ReadWriteWeb

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RWW Network. The official definition of crowdsourcing from Jeff Howe, is "the act of a company or institution taking a function once performed by employees and outsourcing it to an undefined (and generally large) network of people in the form of an open call." A number of large web development discussion communities host contest areas, including NamePros , v7 Network , and Webmaster Talk. social networking. social media. social news. opensocial.

Social Search at LinkedIn Beats Google - ReadWriteWeb

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RWW Network. Social Search at LinkedIn Beats Google. Business social network LinkedIn. So it is not a surprise to me that LinkedIn is seeing easily the highest growth rate among social networking sites. That fits the original mission of LinkedIn, which is to enable people to rebuild their relationship networks built up over years in business. However, LinkedIn is less useful to somebody without a deep network. social networking.

Nuggets from Social Media workshops as of late. : Community Group Therapy

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Nuggets from Social Media workshops as of late… posted in Uncategorized |. I’ve done a number of workshops the past few months with clients designed to do two primary things: Land a common understanding across the teams involved around what social media, communities and influencer programs really are and more importantly why it matters to a business. The answer is NOT always social media/community - that would be another warning sign if it was. Social Degree.

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