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"Is a ‘Katrina-Like’ Space Storm Brewing?"

"Is a ‘Katrina-Like’ Space Storm Brewing?"

Slashdot | Is a ‘Katrina-Like’ Space Storm Brewin g? Posted by CmdrTaco on Monday January 12, @10:19AM from the or-maybe-thats-just-a-nice-cup-of-tea dept. pilsner.urquell writes “A newly released NASA report warns that the world has forgotten the power of the sun, creating a technological […]

Posted on January 13th, 2009

Twingly Screensaver: visualizing activity

Twingly Screensaver: visualizing activity

Twingly Screensaver (Beta) is visualizing the global blog activity in real time. Forget RSS readers where you see only what you’re interested in. With Twingly screensaver you get a 24/7 stream of all (viewer discretion advised) blog activity, straight to your screen. To use the screensaver you need a PC […]

Posted on January 13th, 2009

linkfluence.com

linkfluence.com

linkfluence is a rese arch institute specializing in the conversations of the social web. It is a fully-owned subsidiary of French-based rtgi, a cutting-edge social spaces and new media analytics and monitoring vendor. linkfluence studies and solutions offer to map, monitor and analyze the social web, its media (blogs, mass […]

Posted on January 13th, 2009

TeleGeography: Publications: Global Internet Map

TeleGeography: Publications: Global Internet Map

TeleGeography: Publications: Global Internet Map TeleGeography‘s new Global Internet Map draws upon our annual Global Internet Geography research to provide a unique view of the international Internet networks that link the globe. The map‘s global projection traces the intercontinental links between the countries of Europe, Asia, North and Latin America, […]

Posted on January 13th, 2009

Mapping complex networks (visualcomplexity.com)

Mapping complex networks (visualcomplexity.com)

visualcomplexity.com | A visual exploration on mapping complex networks

Posted on January 13th, 2009

Map of the blogsphere (PresidentialWatch08)

Map of the blogsphere (PresidentialWatch08)

The PresidentialWatch08 map is composed of the 533 most visible and influential websites and blogs – out of a complete dataset of over 4000 sites – using Linkfluence™’s proprietary crawl technology. The map includes both social media and mainstream media outlets. The sites are divided into four different categories, or […]

Posted on January 13th, 2009

Diffusion of innovations (Wikipedia)

Diffusion of innovations (Wikipedia)

(Wikipedia) Diffusion of innovation is a theory of how, why, and at what rate new ideas and technology spread through cultures. Everett Rogers introduced it in his 1962 book, Diffusion of Innovations, writing that “Diffusion is the process by which an innovation is communicated through certain channels over time among […]

Posted on January 12th, 2009

Social network analysis software – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Social network analysis software – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

(Wikipedia) Social network analysis software is used to identify, represent, analyze, visualize, or simulate nodes (e.g. agents, organizations, or knowledge) and edges (relationships) from various types of input data (relational and non-relational), including mathematical models of social networks. The output data can be saved in external files. Various input and […]

Posted on January 12th, 2009

Politics Is No Longer Local. It’s Viral.

Politics Is No Longer Local. It’s Viral.

Jose Antonio Vargas (December 28, 2008) Politics Is No Longer Local. It’s Viral. Washington Post, B01. “Looking back, I realize that it was on that Thursday night that a new political reality was cemented in my head. In the past, we’ve thought of politics as something over there — isolated, […]

Posted on January 12th, 2009

Dear Spambot

Dear Spambot

Dear Spambot | Think Artificial How are you? How’s the harvest? I hope you’ve managed to scrape a million or so addresses from us meatmachines today. I’m sure you have, you’re so clever by now — and we’ re so stupid. I’m sure you’re wondering; yes, this letter was written […]

Posted on January 10th, 2009