Social Networking. WEB 2.0 This Powerpoint can be found at my website: http://www2.hawaii.edu/~kirkpatr/think_tank. Wikipedia, a good example of Web 2.0. is a Socially Networked encyclopedia.
This Powerpoint can be found at my website:
Or a Social Network Like These
“It’s all part of the social networking revolution, in which users build personal pages and use those pages to share information, chat online, and keep in touch with others.”
“In less than two years, MySpace has emerged as one of the hottest sites on the Web. It has more page views than Google (GOOG ). And with 22 million members, and a growth rate of 2 million a month, it stands to rival MSN (MSFT ), Yahoo! (YHOO ) and AOL (TWX ) as one of the major destinations on the Web.” (JULY 2005)
My Space in the TabloidsWhen violent crime strikes a social network, the ghosts of the dead start roaming the machines.Murder on MySpace
“If you don’t like what RateMyProfessors.com has done for the image of professors, get ready for the YouTube effect. YouTube is the immensely popular Web site where people post videos of themselves and their friends hanging out, doing mock television shows, watching television, or just about anything you can imagine in front of a video camera of some sort.
Because YouTube is very popular with college students, it should probably come as no surprise that they are posting videos of course scenes on the Web site — and judging from interviews with the “stars” of these postings, the professors aren’t being asked or giving permission for the filming. Nonetheless, some of the videos feature professors’ names, disciplines and institutions.”
In the “MySpace-meets-Matrix” online world of Second Life, everyone is sexy, real money flows, and pixels are the only limitation.
Washington Post article
HARVARD OFFERS VIRTUAL CLASS IN SECOND LIFE replica of the university'sAmes Courtroom a course on argument users create avatars that they control, using them to move around the virtual environment and interact with others and with the virtual physical space. The class will take place totally online.
Listen to Dick Hardt talk about online identity as a keynote speaker at the Open Source conference:
“Really captures the complexities of participating in an online world and how identity is at the center of the Web experience.”
- Dan Farber
WEB 2.0 = a bubble that will go away soon.
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