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People Are the “Killer App” of Social Software

by Gene Alvarez  |  July 21, 2010

After reading “Facebook, MySpace Get Failing Grade on Customer Satisfaction” in PC Magazine,2817,2366730,00.asp I started to think about what is it that I like or dislike about my favorite...

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So what is in your Web 2.0 toolbox?

by Gene Alvarez  |  September 21, 2009

In a discussion with others about whether to Tweet or Blog, and if tweets are of value to the followers, I came to the realization that it is not the...

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It Will Take A Lot For E-Government To Become Smarter

by Andrea Dimaio  |  June 24, 2009

Second day at the IBM Smarter Cities event, where I have attended the breakout session on smarter government services. The breakout session started with the IT director of the City...

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The Four Facets of Web 2.0 in Government

by Andrea Dimaio  |  May 29, 2009

Over the last week or so I’ve had a number of clients asking me to summarize the impact of Web 2.0 in government. I’ve come up with four different but...

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Is it time corporate websites gained a 'Social' section?

by Mark Raskino  |  April 28, 2009

It has been said may times before: big companies still don't get really web 2.0. The social Internet is not yet in their DNA. There is progress, there are some...

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Don't be Fooled. Web 3.0 Doesn't Exist

by Anthony Bradley  |  April 28, 2009

Unfortunately, the Web 3.0 propaganda machine is well underway (upcoming Web 3.0 conference). We knew it was inevitable. The powerful uptake of the Web 2.0 moniker made the lure of...

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Should Government Employees Be Themselves On Social Networks?

by Andrea Dimaio  |  April 21, 2009

Earlier today I had a conversation with a client from a UK local authority about the impact of social media and web 2.0 on the workplace. I made my point...

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Don't ask for input if you're not ready to answer the unexpected.

by Gene Alvarez  |  March 26, 2009

In between all that I had to do today; I couldn't help but watch the Whitehouse online "Open for questions" voting. Although some question such as health care were no...

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Selling Cookies online via facebook and Youtube

by Gene Alvarez  |  March 13, 2009

I was surfing through some of the midday news items online and came across the story of the Girl Scout that used a facebook with Youtube to sell cookies and...

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