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Tools I Use

Marcia Conner

During each I was asked about some of the tools I use personally to get the most from social media–and ultimately learn as much as I can. Because the names flew by fast, here’s a recap of the tools that I use personally and some additions I didn’t have a chance to mention. I've made bold links to the primary social tools that I use. I learn from it every day!

Collaboration Tools

Tony Karrer

As I mentioned in Real-Time Collaborative Editing , I had a fantastic experience participating in group editing of a Mind Map of collaborative tools during a session at Learn Trends. You can see the result below. But it was interesting to see the results exported which I've embedded below.

Elgg, Ning, and SocialText

eLearning Weekly

Organizations are using these platforms to aggregate some or all of their social learning tools so employees don’t have to keep jumping from application to application. These platforms generally have user profiles, status updates (pseudo micro-blogging), collaboration tools (ex. Please chime in and comment on your experiences if you’ve used Elgg, Ning, and/or SocialText. SocialText. "With "With Socialtext (People), you get social networking deeply integrated with enterprise collaboration. " wikis, blogs), and more. link].


Marcia Conner

It’s all about the tools, and it’s not about the tools. Why else would so many call the slew of social messaging tools revolutionary ? Consumer-facing Twitter and corporate-ready Socialtext Signals , Socialcast , and Yammer (to name a few) are noteworthy, evolutionary, and crazy cool. photo credit: Beautiful Tools, geishaboy500 ]. Up, dada.

Web 2.0 Applications in Learning

Tony Karrer

Existing Adoption At the very start I asked the audience for examples of where they were currently using these tools as part of learning solutions. There were about 7 examples mentioned including Intuit using a Wiki-like system for customers to ask questions/get advice around taxes, using a group blog with students prior to a formal learning event, the US Army's use of collaboration tools to share best practices in Iraq, and several others. However, a few things struck me: A big reason for the survey was to get people to think about where these tools might make sense.

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Collecting Knowledge and Learning - 02/24/2007

Big Dog, Little Dog

It's information collaboration - Newsday. Wikis are all about collaboration, so it perhaps is no surprise that the authors of Wikinomics: How Mass Collaboration Changes Everything , have set up a wiki, Wikinomics wiki , to go with the best-selling book. In keeping with the wiki tradition, the Wikinomics wiki, hosted by Socialtext, lets its readers have the final say. Tools In Business - InformationWeek. most business collaboration and information sharing remains mired in endless e-mail strings and scheduled conference calls. Research firm Gartner Inc.,

Dion Hinchcliffe’s Pragmatic Enterprise 2.0

Jay Cross

today announced an alliance with Socialtext and Asuret called Pragmatic Enterprise 2.0. Though the tools themselves are usually easy to acquire, creating the right environment for demonstrable success is much more challenging. Hinchcliffe & Company, a global thought leader in social collaboration and Web 2.0, Already have tools? Pragmatic Enterprise 2.0 Web 2.0

Both sides now

Jay Cross

I was reading the collaboration section of a magazine geared to IT professionals when I came upon an article titled Cat-Herding Nightmare. collaboration tools are irresistible to end users: They’re easy to set up and use and can be accessed from anywhere. Possible solution: Get the knock-off versions of web tools provided by IBM, EMC, BEA, and Microsoft. Mayday!

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Slow Week.Goin Campin

Mark Oehlert

How about CEO at SocialText? Belly laughs, guffaws and chuckles Blogging Books Catch Up Collaboration Conference News Cool Tools Copyright and Patent Gold & BS Copyrights, Patents and Trademarks Culture Current Affairs design e-Learning Resources e-Learning/e-Teaching eco EduPatents eLearning Guild Emerging Tech Errata Ethno/Anthro Film Firefox From the land of "I wonder."

LearnTrends Tweetstream backchannel

Jay Cross

Feature | Block trishuhl @poll 111231 #1 : Lots of tools to explore! Feature | Block cynan_sez #learntrends 48% of surveyed uk orgs provide no collaborative support to learning ( @lauraoverton ) -10:17 AM Nov 18th, 2009. Feature | Block ranig2u RT @Scobleizer – @Salesforce just made life tougher for @yammer and @socialtext with its introduction of Chatter. Here’s tho conversation taking place at Twitter during LearnTrends. (We’d We’d ask people to put their comments and questions into our conference system, where all could see them. Thanks! -12:50