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.

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.

Trending Sources

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


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 ? Consider what we want to do, then determine which tools support you doing it better, farther, wider, faster.

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. Tools?

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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. Invention vs. Innovation - The Technology Liberation Front.

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. Already have tools?

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.

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

Mark Oehlert

How about CEO at SocialText? e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « iPhone: The Music Video (NY Times) | Main | Wanna new job?

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