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Interesting, yesterday must have been (serendipitously)
business/social networking day at IBM.
For I spent the afternoon at IBM's CASCON Toronto conference participating
in a session on Social Computing which attempted (but didn't get far) at
addressing whether "social computing .. is a viable business tool."
Barry Wellman S.D. Clark Professor of Sociology NetLab Director
Centre for Urban & Community Studies University of Toronto
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wellman at chass.utoronto.ca http://www.chass.utoronto.ca/~wellman
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On Thu, 19 Oct 2006, SOCNET automatic digest system wrote:
> Dan Novak - Alliance Executive, IBM Healthcare and Life Sciences
> 6821 Sawgrass, Fort Worth TX 76132 817-870-3956
> Date: Wed, 18 Oct 2006 09:11:31 -0500
> From: Dan Novak <[log in to unmask]>
> Corporate America embraces social networking
> Per the SOCNET discussion a few weeks ago, this article attemps to compare
> MySpace with business applications
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