The Web 2.0 Series


Blogs, Wikis and Podcasts are some of the popular terms you have heard off the Internet. How about bringing these technologies to your classroom?

Watch it all here:
http://etc.buffalo.edu/workshops/recordedevents.html

BBC: Really Simple Syndication
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/help/rss/default.stm

Technorati: What is RSS
http://www.technorati.com/help/faq.html#whatrss

Wikipedia: Web 2.0
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Web_2.0

How to present Web 2.0 ideas that resonate with non-technical people
http://www.mattmcalister.com/blog/_archives/2005/11/16/1408395.html

Podcast of Web 2.0 talk by Joshua Porter
http://bokardo.com/archives/podcast-of-web-20-talk/

What Is Web 2.0
Design Patterns and Business Models for the Next Generation of Software
http://www.oreillynet.com/lpt/a/6228

According to Tim O'Reilly Web 2.0 can be compared to Web 1.0 in this way: http://www.oreillynet.com/pub/a/oreilly/tim/news/2005/09/30/what-is-web-20.html

Web 1.0
Web 2.0
DoubleClick
Google AdSense
Ofoto
Flickr
Akamai
BitTorrent
MP3.com
Napster
Britannica Online
Wikipedia
personal websites
blogging
Evite
upcoming.org and EVDB
domain name speculation
search engine optimization
page views
cost per click
screen scraping
web services
publishing
participation
content management systems
wikis
directories (taxonomy)
tagging ("folksonomy")
stickiness
syndication

Advanced Readings
"Folksonomies - Cooperative Classification and Communication Through Shared Metadata" by Adam Mathes
http://www.adammathes.com/academic/computer-mediated-communication/folksonomies.html

Folksonomies: power to the people by Emanuele Quintarelli
http://www.iskoi.org/doc/folksonomies.htm

German magazine featuring Web 2.0
http://www.de-bug.de/blog/archives/806.html

Web 2.0 mindcloud
http://www.flickr.com/photos/kosmar/62381076/

Web2Meme map
http://www.flickr.com/photos/36521959321@N01/44349798/

Post-it note cluster
http://www.flickr.com/photos/tags/postit/clusters/

Mona Lisa flickr
http://www.flickr.com/photos/krazydad/4921613/in/set-95771/

Tagged mug flickr
http://www.flickr.com/photos/darthservo/76689957/

Probability by MIT
http://ruphus.com/blog/2006/01/28/damn-thats-a-good-diagram/

Google for Educators
http://www.google.com/educators/index.html


Technical Details
For the hands-on session, attendees need to have (laptop) computers that can connect to the wireless network at the conference.

Attendees need only to know how to use a web browser and text editor, although a basic understanding of markup languages (e.g., HTML) would also be beneficial.


Courses for Spring 2006**:
    • [[../../blogs|Blogs]]
[[../../wiki|Wikis]]
[[../../podcasting|Podcasting]]

[[../../rss|RSS]]