Lotus Connections 2.5 has been released!

Yay!!!!!!!!! We’ve been released!! Here’s Ron to explain what we’re up to in this release! social-software

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Vote for Lotus Connections at Enterprise 2.0 San Francisco!!!

Do you want to see Lotus Connections at Enterprise 2.0 San Francisco? ME TOO! All you have to do is vote for us! Go to http://www.e2conf.com/sanfrancisco/ and click on the button on the left that says: Then, head over to pages 6 and 8 and vote up the Lotus Social Software / Lotus Connections sessions! […]

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Ascendant Technology offers iRise for IBM Lotus Connections

Check out a new addition to the Lotus Connections catalog! iRise for IBM® Lotus™ Connections is a pre-configured set of visualization templates that gives organizations a unique way to visualize new community and social networking applications based on IBM WebSphere Portal and social stack solutions. By visualizing before building, organizations can dramatically cut implementation time […]

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Check out the Lotus Connections iWidget Development Guide

Check out the newly created iWidget Development Guide here! IBM® Lotus® Connections 2.5 provides the ability for third-party developers to integrate iWidgets into the Lotus Connections user interface for use in the Communities, Home page, and Profiles features. An iWidget is a Web application that allows you to add content to the Lotus Connections user […]

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SXSW Privacy Panel Recap

The privacy panel on day 2 of SXSW was led by danah boyd of Microsoft Research. Panelists included Judith Donath – MIT Media Laboratory, Siva Vaidhyanathan – University of Virginia, and Alice Marwick – New York University. The panel was centered around topics but rather than a conversation it felt more like a stream of […]

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SXSW Session Recap: My Boss Doesn’t Get It: Championing Social Media to the Man

My first SXSW session ended up being a good choice, and it was packed. The session was a panel hosted by Small World Labs. I’ve been to other panels by them in the past and they do a great job with them. The panel was led by Miles Sims (@milessims) of Small World Labs and […]

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More rough notes from SXSW

As the days go on the notes get rougher. Sunday 3/9 & Monday 3/101. Design strategies – Burka (Digg/Pownce) — build in controls on user privacy but don’t overdo the preferences — too mny controls = less control — buddypress as an example of the drupal kitchen sink model — facebook tabbed profile to alleviate […]

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SXSW Opening Remarks Jenkins & Johnson

Steven Johnson and Henry Jenkins share their views on Obama and the response to his “we” vs. “I” approach. [vodpod id=ExternalVideo.485224&w=425&h=350&fv=] from www.viddler.composted with vodpod henryjenkins, obama, openingremarks, stevenjohnson, sxsw

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SXSW 2008: Rough notes from days 1 & 2 (Fri & Sat)

These are my rough notes from various sessions. I will eventually write coherent blog posting, probably in synchronous, but for now you may find them interesting. See all my photos here. Summary Day 1 (and some session from registration day). Attended Panels, Sessions, and Book Readings. Book Readings: SXSW book readings are 20 minute talks […]

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