Daily Archives: August 20, 2005

Lots of synchronicity while on a short blogging break: 1. A hot post at Infomancy on Libraries in the Flat World. Read it! 2. I had a Skype/Jybe meeting with Anne Beaumont from the State Library of Victoria in Australia in preparation for a presentation I’ll be giving in September […]

TTW on the Flat World

This is HOT: http://knowledge.wharton.upenn.edu/index.cfm?fa=viewArticle&id=1244&specialId=38 Coming Soon…A Single, Global, Collaborative Virtual IT World (Phew!) “Something fundamentally big is happening that will profoundly affect the life of every person and every business over the next five to 15 years — the collapsing of everything into one single, global, ubiquitous, collaborative virtual IT […]

On the Cusp of Change: A Global, Collaborative IT World

http://socialsoftware.weblogsinc.com/entry/1234000913055170 Via one of my favorite blogs, the TagFight at http://www.netomer.de/flickrtagfight/fight. Two tags duke it out. Here’s Library vs. Starbucks: http://www.netomer.de/flickrtagfight/library.starbucks.fight. Hurrah – LIBRARY wins!

Flickr: TagFight!

http://eideneurolearningblog.blogspot.com/2005/03/brain-of-blogger.html Two researchers/doctors present this intriguing post. I’d like to see more ciations and links to studies, as one commentor states, but this should be filed under “Food for Thought.” 1. Blogs can promote critical and analytical thinking. 2. Blogging can be a powerful promoter of creative, intuitive, and associational […]

Brain of the Blogger

http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue42/web-focus/ Here’s a nice article by Brian Kelly, who I will be presenting with (along with Aaron) at Internet Librarian International in London in October. Take a look. Here’s Brian’s line up at ILI2005 as well. I’m fascinated by the use of wikis to document/report/collaborate on projects. Last June at […]

Wikis at Workshops