Powerset is a powerful search engine for Wikipedia. Once used I would argue that you will never want to go back to the in-site search on the Wikipedia site again. This is how Powerset describes itself and what it does: ‘Powerset’s goal is to change the way people interact with technology by enabling computers to … More Unleashing the power of wikipedia
Google have launched Knol, trumpted as a potential threat to Wikipedia, though for me more another source of information (as part of an information mix) and opportunity for individuals and organisations to demonstrate and share their knowledge and specialities. For companies, organisations and individuals, Knol offers a huge opportunity. A chance for them to show that … More Google asks are you in the Knol
As part of my research into social networks I recently joined Bebo, a social network popular in the UK and in particular among younger people. After being an avid Facebook user for some time I wasn’t overwhelmed by the service, however added my profile details and added a link to the page to my homepage … More Is Bebo better than Facebook? Creating a profile network
Many politicians are familiar with being called a twit, as would be some front line staff of many organisations large and small. Not many would be familiar with the term ‘Twitter’. So what is twitter, and should you be twittering? Twitter is a social networking and micro-blogging service allowing members to send updates which are … More Are you a twit or a twitter?
With over 120,000 new blogs created worldwide everyday why on earth would Wellbelove want to enter the blogosphere? Partially, given that I am increasingly working within the Web 2.0 environment I could hardly continue to advise others on the pros and cons of blogging without experiencing the creation of a blog first hand. Additionally, I … More Entering the blogosphere