Biz Stone, Twitter and Corporate Life

I had the occasion to work with Biz Stone, one of the founders Twitter yesterday and it is always fascinating to meet the people behind new innovations and hear the stories.  The reason for this meeting was Biz coming to speak to 20 CIO’s from large companies at the behest of [...]

2016-10-30T06:08:19-05:00November 5th, 2010|Categories: Technology|Tags: |

Vocabulary (and the Social Quagmire)

OK, I am only going to write about this one time, and then I am going to let it go. I start every presentation I give on social technologies with the same slide, and each time I review it, the audience nods their heads as if to say, “now I get it…” This slide is a simple vocabulary lesson to try and bring some coherence and sense to the jumble of terms people are now using in the social space. It seems that each new day brings some new variation on an activity with the word social pasted in front of it.

Social Media – The Players

With all the buzz about SocMed in the world, I thought I would take a shot at identifying the various players in this exploding drama. It is easier to comprehend a complicated subject like this if we simply look at the participants and what they love, and what they hate [...]

2009-09-16T20:03:15-05:00September 16th, 2009|Categories: Technology|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |