by Oliver Ding - 11 links
From astronomy to activism, from surfing to saving lives, Pro-Ams - people pursuing amateur activities to professional standards - are an increasingly important part of our society and economy. For Pro-Ams, leisure is not passive consumerism but active and participatory, it involves the deployment of publicly accredited knowledge and skills, often built...
by Oliver Ding - 36 links
What changes did Digg make past years? Will Digg 4.0 bring us a legend of the return of the king?
#SocialMedia #Digg #SocialDesign #Vote #Startup
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 - 9 links
Whuffie is the ephemeral, reputation-based currency of Cory Doctorow's science fiction novel, Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom. A person's current Whuffie is instantly viewable to anyone, as everybody has a brain-implant giving them an interface with the Net.The term has since seen some adoption as a synonym for social capital, including its use in the...
by Oliver Ding - 26 links
Truemors is a legend Guy Kawasaki made. He built a Web 2.0, user-generated content, citizen journalism, long-tail, social media site for $12,107.09. After one year, NowPublic bought Truemors and Guy Kawasaki became the chair of NowPublic's advisory board. What do you learn from this story?
by BagTheGOOD - 14 links
Mashable and CNN are proud to present their first joint one-day conference in New York City: Mashable Media Summit 2010. The Mashable Media Summit features the intersection of social and digital media and lifestyle themes, bringing in dynamic speakers in the area of Hospitality (Brian Simpson, Roger Smith Hotel), Music (Josh Charles,...
by BagTheGOOD - 27 links
Mashable is an Internet news blog, started by Pete Cashmore in July 2005. With a reported 7+ million monthly pageviews and an Alexa ranking just over 400, it ranks as one of the largest blogs on the Internet. Mashable launched a dedicated TED channel at http://mashable.com/ted
by Oliver Ding - 17 links
You should try and get covered on Techcrunch. It is very good for traffic but as you can see the numbers are not as big as some might think. TechCrunch coverage is a very good thing, but it’s one part of a successful introduction. Companies should try and get coverage in Techcrunch and similar sites as part of their marketing plan and not as their entire...
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 Thomas Julie - 4 links
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 Mesothelioma News - 14 links
by Willie Hooper - 134 links
Axis Capital Group based in Singapore is a company that sells and rents construction capital equipment from cranes to excavators and related heavy construction equipment throughout Southeast Asia. The company is a multi-line dealership that is committed in assisting you in finding the products that will meet your job requirements.