Blogging was where we began, and how we built our company so we have preserved this archive to show how our thinking developed over a decade of developing the use of social technology inside organisations

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Posts with a socialnetworks theme

Connected Communities, social networks and social problems

Interesting new report from the RSA about Connected Communities supports the importance of social networks in thinking about new solutions to social problems

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Social networks and the connective tissue of a Big Society

‘Big Society’ coverage seems to be all about volunteering, but there is a key role for understanding social networks as part of the analysis of social problems and also in enabling distribute participation as part of potential solutions to them. Healthy social networks are the connective tissue of a Big Society

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Green behaviour paradox

Thinking green and doing green do not always go hand in hand

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Social network interoperability: still waiting

Despite a flurry of recent announcements from Facebook, Google and MySpace, we are not really much closer to giving users control of their data and their authentication across different web sites where they have invested time building a personal presence

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