How to make the internet squeal like a pig... →
thatssodigital: Must Read. I can only think of a single company that does all of this well.
Facebook is near an agreement that will settle a case with the Federal Trade...– Facebook to make all sharing related privacy settings ‘opt-in’ instead of ‘opt-out’ - The Next Web (via thenextweb)
We have a name for the kind of person who collects a detailed, permanent dossier...– The Social Graph is Neither (Pinboard Blog) h/t Stowe Boyd
Two AM needs your vote in the Atopic Festival Prix du Public - merci! (if you’re in to that kind of thing, that is)
…the social graph is a far better determinant of consumer behavior than...– The Role of Social Networks in Online Shopping: Information Passing, Price of Trust, and Consumer Choice Stephen Guo, Mengqiu Wang, Jure Leskovec ABSTRACT: While social interactions are critical to understanding consumer behavior, the relationship between social and commerce networks has not...
We believe that large-scale infiltration in OSNs is only one of many future...– The Socialbot Network: When Bots Socialize for Fame and Money
True Knowledge Workers
Knowledge workers understand information as currency. Sharing is a core strategy for success even in a corporate context. This can bring knowledge workers to the commons. Their worldview is informed by systems thinking or is polyglot. It’s not informed by a single political ideology. They understand that influence depends on the ability to persuade, and that choice of language is...