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The many ways to Connect Your Life

Connected Home Shot Compressed Cropped.jpgHow is your life connected? Would your experiences be richer if you could realize your vision of a connected life? Networked virtual environments provide a way for us to connect with each other, and these platforms provide a rich visual and social experience. Another aspect of being connected is the ability to access your media, your friends, and your real world environment from anywhere and anyplace. Read More »

Making Virtual Impressions

Avatar Pic Compressed Cropped Suit Small.jpgAvatar Pic Welcome Entrance Compressed Cropped Sci Fi Small.jpgAs we approach the virtual Cisco Channel Partner Career fair (Nov. 6th 9-11 AM PST;, hosted on our Second Life campus, there are a couple of interesting options to ponder from both sides of the table: the employer and the prospective employee. Read More »

Twitter in the Center of the Action

It is interesting to see the Los Angeles Fire Department using the mobile service Twitter to report minute by minute updates on the Southern California USA fires.And, KCBS TV doing the same.

Play Ball!

Fenway ParkI am pretty jealous of my wife, who is hanging out in Boston this week, field producing the World Series for Fox TV in Denver (here is a picture she shot outside Boston’s Fenway Park, where the Series starts).

I wish I had tickets. But since I don’t, I’ll be watching on TV and via the Human Network (and following the action on the excellent Major League Baseball site). And between innings, I’ll be checking out the Human Network sports subsite. Read More »

Simpler Web 2.0

Thanks to this week’s Web 2.0 Conference, much of the buzz in the Valley this week has been about increasingly clever ways to participate in or leverage the social graph. Well, actually, many of the articles this week talk cryptically about “opening APIs” and competition for your profile and online participation from various online juggernauts, with a dash of Semantic Web thrown in for good meaure — all of which is probably difficult for most mortals to follow. You probably need a vacation. Read More »