Facebook historically has been the social network known for bringing lots of information in but rarely letting information out. Today, the company announced a new Open Stream API that will allow developers access the home page and profile streams.
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* Jennifer Leggio is at RSA ConferenceGuest editorial by Serena EhrlichOver the last four years, public relations and marketing professionals have been inundated with articles, seminars and products designed to create the perfect "social media release." But should you really care?
* Jennifer Leggio is at RSA ConferenceGuest editorial by Chet Kapoor and Michael RichardsonAs the "Chief Innovation Officer" now for most enterprises, the CIO needs a new portfolio of social computing capable methodologies to enable collaboration between empowered users inside and adjacent to the organization.
* Jennifer Leggio is at RSA ConferenceGuest editorial by Chris GatewoodEach of them being famous in part because of their lack of self-censorship, Courtney Love and Mark Cuban probably surprised no one when they (separately) got themselves in trouble for mouthing off via Twitter. The reported 140-character assassination engaged in by these two famous folks raises a few questions for those of us who aim to be more judicious in our online tweeting, blogging, and other postings.
* Jennifer Leggio is at RSA ConferenceGuest editorial by Joel LundgrenI was first introduced to Facebook in the summer of 2007. At that time most people in Sweden had yet to hear about this site, and the idea that it had anything to do with business was just absurd.
* Jennifer Leggio is at RSA ConferenceGuest editorial by Peter KimLeading up to SXSW and Web 2.0 Expo in San Francisco last month, I thought a lot about the latest thinking in social media to prepare for panels at both events.
At least Ev and Biz got their 15 minutes of fame, right? Remember Tom from MySpace? No, me neither. But at least he's rich.
Peter Kim posed the question during his Web 2.0 Expo panel in San Francisco a couple weeks ago: "Is it time for a Chief Social Media Officer?
The National Hockey League is kicking off the 2009 Stanley Cup Playoffs in social media style. The league is promoting and has sanctioned dozens of NHL "Tweet-Up" viewing parties across the U.
We live in a tech world of instant gratification that is enabled by the convenience of Web 2.0 technologies.