Exploiting Networked Applications At Events

As described in a previous post, the Stargazing Conference 2006 on Social Technologies – Pioneer to Mainstream exploited the WiFi network available in the room and also made the talks available to remote users through use of video-streaming and allowed the...

Let’s Not Forget RSS Statistics

Pete Johnston, Eduserv Foundation, emailed me about the statistics shown in a previous post. To clarify things, the graph showed the number of visits to the HTML pages on the WordPress Web site. It does not include views of the RSS feed from people who make use of RSS...

Star Gazing Conference 2006

How should an institution seek to address deployment strategies for Web 2.0? One approach would be to hold a high-profile event, with talks from some of the early adopters of Web 2.0 technologies and senior managers in the institution, external speakers to provide...

Word of Blog – 3 weeks later

In a previous posting I described how I had launched this Blog on 1 November 2006 (ten years since I had started work at UKOLN). As an experiment in seeing how Blogs become noticed and attract traffic I deliberately avoided announcing the Blog on mailing lists and,...