Web 2.0 & eHealth

AeA Los Angeles Council

The banking system network, including regional boundaries & security controls, is a great example of what can be done when private enterprise understands a need. The term, eHealth, characterizes not only a technical development, but also a state-of-the-mind, a way of thinking, an attitude, and a commitment for networked, global thinking, to improve health care logically, regionally, and worldwide by using information and communication technology. We’ve already seen how Web 2.0

Industry Trends, Social Media and Web 2.0 Tools

SoCal Tech Calendar

Thursday, August 13, 2009 -- Industry Trends, Social Media and Web 2.0 Would you like to learn and understand the most effective ways to get the attention of the hundreds of millions of active social networkers around the world? Tools. SoCalAMA. Join us at our evening workshop on Thursday, August 13 and learn successful methods to tap into the hottest online communities.

Best Friday Reads: Social Media Rules Us All, and Mints Billionaires

Xconomy

Humans have had a drastic physical evolution recently—one that has notably taken only a few years.

Scientist.com Raises $24M for “Pharma Markets” that Outsource R&D

Xconomy

The company, which operates a network of online markets for outsourcing biomedical research services and supplies, has raised $24 million in a new round of venture funding.

Social Web Startup Signs Deal with AP to Distribute Sports Scores

Xconomy

Under their agreement, this fall ScoreStream will begin distributing and publishing high school football scores across 42 states through the AP and other media networks (including ScoreStream’s own website). The Associated Press, which shares news with member newspapers, Web outlets, and broadcasters around the world, Read more » Reprints | Share: UNDERWRITERS AND PARTNERS.

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Social Networking (the Shorter Version) Past, Present, Future

Both Sides of the Table

Social Networks: Past, Present & Future. I recently spoke at Caltech at the Caltech / MIT Enterprise Forum on “the future of social networking,&# the 30-minute video is here and the PowerPoint presentation is here on DocStoc ). Social Networking in Web 1.0.

Social Networking

SoCal Tech Calendar

Wednesday, September 17, 2008 -- "Social Networking: How it Can Add Value to Your Organization" MIT of the Central Coast Enterprise Forum. Social networking is the fastest growing activity on Web 2.0. Whereas it was once used predominantly by individuals using applications such as Facebook and MySpace, social networking has found its way into the commercial sector.

What the Past Can Tell Us About the Future of Social Networking

Both Sides of the Table

I recently spoke at Caltech at the Caltech / MIT Enterprise Forum on “the future of social networking,&# the 30-minute video is here and the PowerPoint presentation is here on DocStoc ). What I want to answer with this post (long though it may be) is: Why did Web 2.0

Are we creating a vibrant future for California?

AeA Los Angeles Council

While the growth of Web 2.0 She is past president of the National Association of State Chief Information Officers and currently serves as practitioner chair of the Harvard Policy Group on Network-Enabled Services and Government. “California is the birthplace of the information technology revolution and the home of the companies that are creating the future course of our information rich society.

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CHNL – Social Network For All | Interview With John Wander, Co-founder & CEO

Tech Zulu Event

CHNL aggregates content from Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn, SoundCloud, Tumblr, Instagram and Flickr into one place making it fast, easy, and a beautiful way to discover content as well as to easily share it back out to my social networks, or engage in the conversation happening around that content. It’s a web app that pulls all the content from across your social networks and puts it in one place – your channel. In addition, Web 2.0 Web 3.0

Web 3.0

SoCal Tech Calendar

Saturday, August 27, 2011 -- Web 3.0: dramatic shift in business and technology is taking place as the Social Web (Web 2.0) evolves into the Semantic Web (Web 3.0). Networks link spartphones, in-car computer, televisions, and home media networks. Join us for the timely 6 hour seminar on the concepts, current systems and forecasting the impact of Web 3.0 Concepts, Technologies and Evolving Business Models. SoCal AMA.

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Websense Buys Defensio

socalTECH

San Diego-based Websense said Tuesday that it has acquired Defensio, a provider of technology for dealing with spam on social networking and Web 2.0 web sites. WebSense said the buy would extend the firm's capabilities by providing visibility into spam posted on blogs, user forums, and social networking web sites. Tags: merger social acquisition blog websense spam networking defensio

Geni Enhances Service

socalTECH

West Hollywood-based Geni said this week that the firm has improved the firm's site, which allows users to create family trees and network with family members. Geni's Web 2.0 Tags: geni genealogy family tree networking social web2

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TechZulu Live to Premiere "TZLaw" at 5:15 p.m. PT Thursday, October 7, with IP Attorney Denise Grayson of "The Social Network"

Tech Zulu Event

PT as they kick off the new weekly tech law show "TechZulu Law" with a discussion with IP attorney Denise Grayson, who portrays the attorney of Eduardo Saverin in the film about the early days of Facebook, "The Social Network.".

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Boingo Ties Into Mobile Video Site

socalTECH

Los Angeles-based Boingo Wireless , which operates a network of Wi-Fi hotspots, has launched a promotion with Web 2.0 Boingo offers Boingo Mobile, a downloadable application for smart phones which connects into the firm's network of Wi-Fi access points and partners.

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Digital Content Distribution

SoCal Tech Calendar

The Program will explore trends in digital content distribution, at the heart of Web 2.0 and the social networking revolution, covering the rise of user-generated content and how traditional content creators such as the studios and record labels are confronting disruptive technological development in content delivery. Thursday, November 13, 2008 -- "Digital Content Distribution's Brave New World: Trends and Issues" TCOSC.

Digital Content Distribution

SoCal Tech Calendar

The Program will explore trends in digital content distribution, at the heart of Web 2.0 and the social networking revolution, covering the rise of user-generated content and how traditional content creators such as the studios and record labels are confronting disruptive technological development in content delivery. Thursday, November 13, 2008 -- "Digital Content Distribution's Brave New World: Trends and Issues" Technology Council.

Why The Growth Of The Internet Is Driving EdgeCast's Revenues

socalTECH

What is it about the content delivery network market which has enabled Santa Monica-based EdgeCast to go from startup to over $100M in revenues in only a few, short years? We serve up four to five percent of the global Internet on our network.

Why Did I Invest in the Company Pose?

Both Sides of the Table

I am on record as saying that my opinion is that Web 2.0 I said as much in my post about The Future of Social Networking. “And importantly Web 2.0 But less considered is the fact that the success of the Web 2.0 companies versus the Web 1.0

Mobile Internet Apple Facebook

SoCal CTO

The analysts at Morgan Stanley have produced a report that’s quite good reading on some of the major trends concerning mobile web. They talk about: 5 Trends Converging (3G + Social Networking + Video + VoIP + Impressive Mobile Devices) which is more than what I think of as mobile internet.

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Geni Goes Pro

socalTECH

Hollywood-based Geni , an online site that allows users to share family trees and network with relatives and family, is the latest Web 2.0 site to add "pro" accounts to their services. According to Geni, its new pro accounts will cost $50.00 annually, or $4.95

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Geni Adds "Family Finder"

socalTECH

Los Angeles-based genealogy and family networking site Geni has rolled out a new "Family Finder" feature, the firm said Friday, allowing users to import addresses from Microsoft Outlook, web email programs like Google's Gmail and Yahoo, or other sources. Geni operates a Web 2.0

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Social Innovation

SoCal CTO

The social web is making it easier find people with similar passions for creation/innovation The social web is making it easier to find people with complementary talents Web 2.0 Thus, when it comes time to figure out a concept, iterate through it, having available networks greatly accelerates this process. It's funny how things intersect in life.

Top 120 Startup Posts for 2010

SoCal CTO

Vivek Wadwha - Campus Entrepreneurship , November 19, 2010 Best Practices for Introduction Emails - Israel Venture Capital 2.0 , March 25, 2010 Weekend Reading - The Mogul Mom , October 1, 2010 Make informal advisors part of the team. Berkonomics , November 29, 2010 Rice Alliance IT/Web 2.0 Some really great stuff in 2010 that aims to help startups around product, technology, business models, etc.

Calacanis Plans Competitor To TechCrunch

socalTECH

The new publication would not be a stretch for Calacanis--who, like Arrington, made his own fortune by selling his last company, blog network Weblogs, Inc. Calacanis has a wealth of experience in the content world, having run technology publication Silicon Alley Reporter, which essentially profiled and tracked technology firms in New York similar to how TechCrunch has for Web 2.0

Kabam Launches The Godfather: Five Families Exclusive to Google+

Tech Zulu Event

According to an announcement at a recent Web 2.0 The Godfather: Five Families combines elements of MMO-style play with the connectivity and interaction of social networks.

The Most Interesting Online Video Trend

Both Sides of the Table

But when you think about the movement we once called “Web 2.0″ easy sharing (through social networks or platforms like YouTube). It exists precisely because there is a network. ” So WoW in a way is his son’s social network.

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The End of the Web? Don’t Bet on It. Here’s Why

Both Sides of the Table

The top line is available storage (S), the middle line represents processing power (following Moore’s law) or (P) and the bottom line is the Network (N). In it he asserts that the web is dying and in its ashes will see the rise of the “App Internet.”

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Top 30 Startup Technology and Product Posts for September 2010

SoCal CTO

Why Every Entrepreneur Should Write and 9 Tips To Get Started - OnStartups , September 27, 2010 "The best part of blogging is the people you will meet"- Hugh MacLeod repeating wisdom from Loic Lemeur to me at the Big Pink at 2 am in South Beach after the Future of Web Apps 2008. It’s a San Francisco Bay Area forum for networking, jobs and education for over 500 Product Management professionals. Another important web 2.0

A Tale of Two Tech Cities – Silicon Valley vs. Los Angeles

Jason Nazar

Mark Zuckerberg & Reid Hoffman – hands down built the two best consumer internet applications on the web. Some of the Entrepreneurs in Los Angeles I’ve learned the most from are: Kamran Pourzanjani – best deal maker and negotiator in the web space I’ve met. Peter Pham – best networker / connector in web 2.0. Michael Jones – most intuitively curious and overall talented web entrepreneur in LA.

The social Web in 2010: The emerging standards and technologies to watch

SoCal Delicious

On CBS MoneyWatch: Why Debit Cards Are Dangerous BNET Business Network: BNET TechRepublic ZDNet ZDNet Members login Newsletters Site Assistance RSS Feeds Home News & Blogs Videos White Papers Downloads Reviews Popular Enterprise Web 2.0 Dion Hinchcliffe Get Enterprise Web 2.0

Top 29 Startup Posts May 2010

SoCal CTO

While Google fights on the edges, Amazon is attacking their core - Chris Dixon , May 22, 2010 Google is fighting battles on almost every front: social networking, mobile operating systems, web browsers, office apps, and so on. Last week I was having coffee with an ex engineering student of mine now on his second startup (and for a change it wasn’t a Web 2.0 they released a new 2.0

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The Big VC Thaw – Why The Market is Moving Again (part 2 of 3)

Both Sides of the Table

And Ron Conway has proclaimed that he wants to do up to 40-50 rapid-fire deals in the next 18 months in what is becoming known as the “real time web” (e.g. Notice that I didn’t say “social networking.”

Should You Really be a Startup Entrepreneur?

Both Sides of the Table

It was well past the Internet boom, well into Web 2.0, before the really profitable years of social networking and when many in the industry were despondent. This post originally appeared on TechCrunch.

Is it a Good Idea to Have Ads in Tweets?

Both Sides of the Table

Web 1.0 was the “static&# web. Traditional media companies published their stories on the web. Web 2.0 was the 2-way web. I then remember when Amazon started selling books on the web. Advertising has driven the majority of Internet innovation.

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