by Oliver Ding - 12 links
by bagEDU - 14 links
The Peer 2 Peer University (P2PU) is an online community of open study groups for short university-level courses. Think of it as online book clubs for open educational resources.
by Oliver Ding - 24 links
Community marketplace where you can learn anything. Its cofounder, 29-year-old New Yorker Michael Karnjanaprakorn, believes the key to making skill-sharing go mainstream is "convincing people they have something valuable to teach others". #Skillshare uses social networking to enable people to share their talents face-to-face.
#Startup #NYC #Education
by Oliver Ding - 25 links
Coffee & Power is the new startup from Second Life founder Philip Rosedale, and its goal is to transform the way we work and live in our first life.
Coffee & Power users can post and browse missions in two forms: wills and wants. Requests for a mission take the form, "I want _____," and volunteered missions are phrased as "I will _____." Members can...
by Oliver Ding - 24 links
The concept being you create a virtual bulletin board of stuff you find interesting, including anything from photos to links. Pininterest has quickly made an impact in the social commerce arena.
#SocialDesign #Pinterest #Startup #Visual #Curation
by bagpedia - 17 links
Interview with Pete Cashmore, the founder of Mashable.
by Oliver Ding - 22 links
A social need network site. The site has some similarities to Quora, but it’s broader. It’s not just about questions and answers – it’s about getting help with any kind of need.
#Jig #Startup #eMarket #Quora #TastyLabs #JoshuaSchachter
by bagpedia - 23 links
Quora, a social network of a continually improving collection of questions and answers created, edited, and organized by everyone who uses it.
by Oliver Ding - 16 links
Formspring, a startup that lets people publicly ask each other questions, has grown incredibly quickly in its short life. It's less than a year old, and already it has over 15 million registered accounts and raised $2.5 million from A-list investors.
by jeremycaplan - 22 links
Search tools for gathering information efficiently from social media sites
by Oliver Ding - 17 links
kickstarter is a new way to fund ideas and endeavors. People who use Kickstarter to fund their projects ("project creators") keep 100% ownership and control. Kickstarter is a funding platform for artists, designers, filmmakers, musicians, journalists, inventors, explorers...
by Oliver Ding - 72 links
Brand owners can not only adopt creative commons for their contents, but also allow their fans to build a tribute brand project. For example, TED launched TEDx program to allow active TED fans to organize independent TEDx events.
#Ideas #BrandCommons #Brand #OpenBrand
by Oliver Ding - 23 links
Four talented young programmers from NYU’s Courant Institute trying to raise money for building Diaspora; an open source personal web server that will put individuals in control of their data.They announced their project on April 24. They reached their $10,000 goal in 12 days, and the money continues to come in: as of Tuesday afternoon, they had raised...
by Oliver Ding - 21 links
This bag is formed from excellent site Startup Review (www.startup-review.com) whice is a blog that profiles successful Internet start-ups in a case study format. The site was founded by Nisan Gabbay.
#Startup #Launch #Marketing #Reddit #Facebook #Flickr #Digg
by James Associates - 52 links
We know about the 10 kinds of people. (You know, those who can read binary and those who can’t.) This is PC Speak: An Abney and Associates Internet and Technology Research Lab - Technology related to every day life!
by Abigail Wunderlich - 38 links
The Corliss Group has remained in the top five for sales annually for Crystal Cruises. The Corliss Group offers you, the traveller, Experience, Excellence, Expertise, and most of all, Superior Service both domestic and international tour and even cruise adventure.
by hmthompson - 18 links
A compilation of "best practice" resources for youth services librarians who are interested in or are currently providing outreach services to juvenile detention centers.
by Oliver Ding - 11 links
I have spent most of my spare time on servicing for nonprofits projects by providing logo designs, strategy consulting on brand identity, and event organizing through online collaboration. Here is a collection of my logo creations.