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Open Source Software is a Social Disinfectant

I’ve created a blog devoted to WordPress and “open source” software projects — see IMPost.org Today I also posted something relevant to social business — see: Why the Scientific Method and Open Source are Some of the Best Things Since … Continue reading Continue reading

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Personas on Paper

Personas have existed for many millennia, and so has paper – but there is a somewhat more new and less improved special case that seems to have existed for only a couple hundred years: Personas on paper. That’s not precisely … Continue reading Continue reading

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For Highly Educated, Highly Skilled, Highly Trained Experts the Curation Myth and the Employment Myth are Two Sides of the Same Coin

If someone is a highly educated, highly skilled, highly trained expert, then they do not really need other people to tell them what to do – they should be able to figure that out themselves. This is especially true in … Continue reading

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Some Reflections on the Revolution in Literacy

Literacy and rationality are closely related — you need to be able to use language to communicate ideas effectively… to wit: “The Rise of Rational Media“

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Belief in Brands vs. Belief in Language

Much like retard media, social media are mass media. They do not target a specific social group or individual interest groups… they seek to influence the masses. Let’s first take a small step back to remind ourselves how the era … Continue reading

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Opportunity makers with + for others — doing something smarter together for the greater good

I have two allies, named Andersen and Anderson. I met Andersen after I met Anderson, and so I told Andersen about Anderson… and now I want to tell you, too. As it turns out, Andersen told me about Anderson’s TED … Continue reading

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Relativity + Relativism vs. Social Order

I quite often doubt myself. People who know me well may be surprised to hear this – unless they know me very well. Here’s the reason why: I also quite often make bold statements – unabashedly so, even. Unless you … Continue reading

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Literacy = Social Usability

Many people may think that literacy is an issue of yesteryear… — No! It is one of the greatest challenges many industrial societies face. Consider, for example, the situation of traumatized refugees. They have fled war-torn countries only to arrive … Continue reading

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