Archive for October, 2009

Music + emotion + context + discovery = networked economics [2]

Saturday, October 31st, 2009SoundCloud is fast becoming the preferred streaming host for big name musicians writes Chris Salmon. Moby is using it to air his new album. Sound cloud allows people to listen and comment to the track but also specific parts of ...

Music + emotion + context + discovery = networked economics

Friday, October 30th, 2009The interest in both the prospect of Beatles downloads and the big sales of their re-released CDs highlights an increasingly important back-catalogue business within the embattled music industry. Struggling to earn money on new artists, record labels are mining their ...

African film and networked economics

Friday, October 30th, 2009The African Film Library is an initiative showcasing the best of the African film industry – making the movies easily accessible for movie aficionados around the world.The African film industry is one of the oldest – with its roots in ...

Dont stand at the end of the queue of information stand in its flow

Wednesday, October 28th, 2009Was the advice Howard Rheingold gave recently and I think Lee Bryant gives a very erudite explanation of the issues we face transferring ourselves from a linear world to a networked world. He spoke at the Social Strategy Talk, hosted ...

Grit in the mill

Wednesday, October 28th, 2009From Euan's post about Johnnie Moore's postJohnnie Moore wrote today:All this inventive technology is being made available to just about anyone with a web connection. How does it compare for engagement and collaboration with anything inside the firewall of organisations? ...

The economics of happiness

Wednesday, October 28th, 2009Does identikit suburban life leave you cold? Do you long for your children to grow up as part of a bigger community, where there's always help close at hand? Perhaps you are just looking to live a simpler, low-carbon existence, complete ...

Detroit and its legacy

Tuesday, October 27th, 2009[caption id="attachment_4560" align="aligncenter" width="491" caption="http://www.flickr.com/photos/36000556@N02/3902376964"][/caption]Detroit Motorcity Capital of the world. I went looking for Detroit because of a story about a company called Local MotorsJohn “Jay” Burton is the co-founder of Local Motors, and I am particularly interested in his ...

Sunday Bloody Sunday remix clashes with Blair

Saturday, October 17th, 2009At wikipedia Read Write culture is explained thus: Remix culture is a term employed by Lawrence Lessig and other copyright activists to describe a society which allows and encourages derivative works. Such a culture would be, by default, permissive of ...

mobile marketing and communications training day

Friday, October 16th, 2009Don't forget to book your place @ Mobile: My Remote Control for Life 28th October 2009What are the deliverables of our mobile marketing day?1.Achieve a comprehensive understanding of how to drive business success – by better understanding; the logic ...

The no straight lines of authentic value in the networked society [2]

Wednesday, October 14th, 2009[caption id="attachment_4547" align="aligncenter" width="300" caption="Industrial society is exhausted by its resistance to the networked society"][/caption]Carlota Perez in Technological Revolution and Financial Capital : the dynamics of bubbles and golden ages, mourns the fact that as a new economy takes hold, ...

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