Category Archives: Web 2.0

Thinking out loud – is Twitter an email list?

How close is twitter to an old school mailing list?  So take a list server like majordomo and create yourself a list.  Allow people to subscribe t0 it – that’s follow sorted, allow people to see who else is on … Continue reading

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Google Wave – A step up the federation ladder

No doubt there’s much stuff written on Google new “Wave” web application, but an area which interested me is the idea that multiple Wave installations can be federated. True Federation currently only really happens in the e-mail space.  Each organisation … Continue reading

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Where now for University Systems

A Question that popped into my mind the other day was “Where now for University Systems?”.  By that I mean we currently deliver some traditional solutions such as Exchange for E-mail and the Blackboard ”Managed learning Environment”, but there’s now presure to … Continue reading

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Elgg 1.0

http://elgg.org/news/weblog/ Read what you will into this announcement, but to me it looks like the curverider guys have taken another interesting tactical move.  So far we have… 1) Curverider try to dump Eduspaces (now picked up by someone else) 2) Announce … Continue reading

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Elgg:Voices

What are these Curverider guys on? – this is a flavour of their current directions…  Discribed (by them) as “Twitter meats Fickr meets Facebook” www.elggvoices.com Built on “Elgg 1.0″ for certain.  Half the buttons are broke though. Don’t really get … Continue reading

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