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Collaborative Intelligence – Knowledge Visualization, IBM Manay Eyes, visual analytics, Katy Borner, Zann Gill. Collaborative Intelligence in Ecosystem Forecasting Ecosystem forecasting is supported by information visualization, e.g.

Collaborative Intelligence – Knowledge Visualization, IBM Manay Eyes, visual analytics, Katy Borner, Zann Gill

Visualization of Data, Indicators, and Thresholds Collaborative Problem-Solving — Process Visualization & Management Navigation and Search — User Interface & Knowledge Management Frameworks Geospatial Visualization — Spatio-Temporal Representations. Chinese Search Giant Baidu Thinks AI Pioneer Andrew Ng Can Help It Challenge Google and Become a Global Power. Punk bands from Blondie to the Ramones once played in Broadway Studios, an age-worn 95-year-old neoclassical building surrounded by strip clubs in San Francisco’s North Beach.

Chinese Search Giant Baidu Thinks AI Pioneer Andrew Ng Can Help It Challenge Google and Become a Global Power

But early on this bright June morning, a different sort of rock star arrives. A small crowd attending a tech startup conference swarms around a tall, soft-spoken man in a blue dress shirt and navy suit who politely poses for photos. Andrew Ng, newly appointed chief scientist at Baidu, China’s dominant search company, is here to talk about his plans to advance deep learning, a powerful new approach to artificial intelligence loosely modeled on the way the brain works.

It has already made computers vastly better at recognizing speech, translating languages, and identifying images—and Ng’s work at Google and Stanford University, where he was a professor of computer science, is behind some of the biggest breakthroughs. The Decline of Wikipedia: Even As More People Than Ever Rely on It, Fewer People Create It. The sixth most widely used website in the world is not run anything like the others in the top 10.

The Decline of Wikipedia: Even As More People Than Ever Rely on It, Fewer People Create It

It is not operated by a sophisticated corporation but by a leaderless collection of volunteers who generally work under pseudonyms and habitually bicker with each other. It rarely tries new things in the hope of luring visitors; in fact, it has changed little in a decade. And yet every month 10 billion pages are viewed on the English version of Wikipedia alone. Cultural Creatives 1.0: The (R)evolution. Featuring many key figures from Europe and the U.S., this is the first documentary film to look with scientific thoroughness at the world of Cultural Creatives.

Cultural Creatives 1.0: The (R)evolution

What if Universities were like Wikipedia? – Managing Turbulence. A recent session at Educause apparently invoked Wikipedia and spoke to universities as agile organizations.

What if Universities were like Wikipedia? – Managing Turbulence

The speaker wasn’t really suggesting that Wikipedia should be the model for the university of the future, but the abstracted concept was a little intriguing. Of course, Peter Drucker foretold the knowledge economy built with knowledge workers long before some of us were born, and I suspect his agile brain had glimmers of the knowledge management implications of Wikipedia around the same time. The Rise of the Sharing Economy- PapyrusEditor. By Lonnie Shekhtman.

The Rise of the Sharing Economy- PapyrusEditor

The Programmer Behind Heartbleed Speaks Out: It Was an Accident. Who Really Suffers When You Don't Share Your Ideas at Work. Peter Senge - Navigating Webs of Interdependence. Forrester: Top Technology Trends for 2014 And Beyond. A Closer Look at Transformation: Collective Intelligence. Next up in this transformation series is the seventh enabler: Collective Intelligence.

A Closer Look at Transformation: Collective Intelligence

One of the key themes throughout this transformation series is the clear movement from an enterprise entity to an extended enterprise of stakeholders. This extended enterprise – or what I alternatively call value ecosystem – increases complexity and requires a new management approach to be effective. CIEL – May the Best Model Win. WIKIMEDIA, W.REBELA little friendly competition never hurt anyone, right?

May the Best Model Win

But can a healthy dose of rivalry actually solve major medical conundrums and, ultimately, spur innovation? That’s the motivating idea behind a series of open-source, Big Data computational challenges hosted by Sage Bionetworks and DREAM (Dialogue for Reverse Engineering Assessments and Methods) and an ever-increasing number of other companies looking to crowdsource the brightest minds in statistics, machine learning, and computational biology to develop better predictive models of disease. Though teams are pitted against each other in individual competitions, organizers say the challenges promote the kind of collaboration necessary to solve massive biological quandaries. Though teams from computational big hitters like IBM were early leaders, the winners were a small group from Columbia University’s School of Engineering led by electrical engineer turned computational biologist Dimitris Anastassiou.

B2B Marketing, Account-Based Targeting and Personalization Platform. Posted by Jason Stewart on June 26, 2012 in Marketing Content marketing is now a critical component in marketing today as brands focus more of their investment on earning attention through relevant and valuable information and less on interruption through advertising. New presentation: Wisdom Networks crowd create the Network Society - imaginedpm - Gmail.

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The Human Resources Council A partnership between private companies and the government GovLoop community who are focused on researching, collaborating and improving human resources processes and services. Human Resources HR folks need space too. Please have fun. Welcome to Knowledge Exchange - Knowledge Exchange. The power of three learning approaches and their combination? Capitalising, systematising, documenting processes and experiences. Living cells captured in pyramid cages. Joanna Carver, reporter (Image: University of Twente, The Netherlands)

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