Posted in March 2012

Innovating the web using kayak

Innovating the web using kayak

When talking about Web 2.0 applications on the internet, there are so many that you could never imagine coming up with something new that users think is actually valuable to their user experience. Therefore when commodity components are in abundance, value can be created by simply snapping together two or more existing services in novel … Continue reading

Crowd surfing….No I mean Crowdsourcing. Is that the same as Collective Intelligence?

Crowd surfing….No I mean Crowdsourcing. Is that the same as Collective Intelligence?

Resorting to YouTube and Wikipedia for definitions of both Crowdsourcing and Collective Intelligence, I quickly realised that I was actually using Web 2.0 applications that were utilising these techniques to understand the two definitions as both YouTube and Wikipedia are examples of Web 2.0 applications. I found watching Jeff Howe describe Crowdsourcing (BrightSightGroup, 2008) and … Continue reading

Every man & his dog has a blog!

Every man and his dog seems to have a blog page these days…..So here goes another one. I have entered this strange new world from a health profession. It is totally different….. One day I am talking kindly to one of my patients on the MRI scanner table trying to make them believe they are … Continue reading