15th Mar 2012
A true mash-up

A true mash-up

This is a funny mash-up. But what’s the message? Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Share on Linkedin share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet...

28th Feb 2012
An artifact that has influence

An artifact that has influence

Sometimes in the wired world we hear the term “content is king”. This idea isn’t confined to the wired world. Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on...

15th Dec 2011
Religion

Religion

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03rd Dec 2011
Flash Mob

Flash Mob

Movements and micro-movements are an interesting phenomenon. Here’s a neat example from Ottawa. Key points: -Easy to replicate -Strong value in participating Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post...

24th Jul 2011
Ideas + Narratives + Symbols + Leaders = Social Movements

Ideas + Narratives + Symbols + Leaders = Social Movements

Maajid Nawaz, former Islamist extremist casts light on a new model for our identity. Behavior which was predated by religion and nation. All made possible by new social tools. This...

21st Jul 2011

Google+

Google+ is now being used successfully as a conference and meet-up tool by the hacker community. This is a significant development. People using a tool for actual collaboration. Given how new...

02nd Jun 2011
Viral example: Shuffle

Viral example: Shuffle

Here’s another example of something that is viral (A school teacher was telling me that the kids were all doing it at school). It has the elements I mentioned in...

26th May 2011
What is a “viral video”?

What is a “viral video”?

I think these three videos and the youtube channel illustrate a very important point (below) about social media. The first video was uploaded May 8th and already has 800,000 views....

30th Dec 2010

Facebook hack warning! Please change your password immediately to protect your identity! Click to read more.

If this link has been pasted on your wall, please change your password right away because your account password may have been hacked. A friend has placed this warning on...

05th Dec 2010
Unproductive facebook Memes

Unproductive facebook Memes

There is an interesting meme propagating the facebook community at the moment. People are changing their facebook profile picture to a cartoon in order to support a cause which is...