I've been designing and building stuff for the internet in some form or another since it was subculture. I'm passionate about the open, ubiquitous and social web - creating user centred products and services that combine networked technologies with physical stuff.
This paper suggests that organisations and academic institutions hoping to employ social media and social networking technologies for mutual benefit must face the challenge of finding the right balance between utility and privacy.
Social media has become an integral part of modern society. There are general social networks, niche sites, to share photos, videos, status updates, sites for meeting new people and sites to connect with old friends. Review of the history and evolution of social media.
The adoption and growth of the scientific journal system has created a body of shared knowledge for our civilization, a collective long-term memory which is the basis for much of human progress. This system has changed surprisingly little in the last 300 years.