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Reflections on the Knowledge Society » Knowledge and controversy

Let’s face it, knowledge is never harmonious. Where there is a thesis, there is at least one anti-thesis! Where there is a rule, there’s an exception! It is this controversy and confrontation that actually challenges and thus drives the creation and adoption of knowledge. Where there is no apparent controversy, I see knowledge as being stagnant

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The knowledge movement: trends and opportunities

The knowledge movement: trends and opportunities | Innovation and the knowledge economy | Scoop.it
The true success of KM is when it disappears, meaning that KM processes are embedded in workflow...
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De innovatieregels die iedereen moet kennen (deel 1) - SYNC.nl

De innovatieregels die iedereen moet kennen (deel 1) - SYNC.nl | Innovation and the knowledge economy | Scoop.it

Innovatie is een kerntaak, zegt Robert Brands, die al dertig jaar topmanager in de VS is. Hij dicteert 9 regels die elke topman en topondernemer zou moeten hanteren. deel I

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The Four Personas of the Next-Generation CIO

The Four Personas of the Next-Generation CIO | Innovation and the knowledge economy | Scoop.it
Five years ago, Chief Information Officers (CIOs) were on top of the world. These executives played mission-critical roles in driving multi-million dollar projects that delivered massive change.
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Knowmads - The Transient Knowledge Worker

Knowmads - The Transient Knowledge Worker | Innovation and the knowledge economy | Scoop.it
Ralph Blom, a program director at de Baak Management Centre in the Netherlands saya that learning that you can't manage knowledge is important to understanding the new economy - or Society 3.0.
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'Google is now an ad company': Departing exec James Whittaker's Goldman Sachs ... - Daily Mail

'Google is now an ad company': Departing exec James Whittaker's Goldman Sachs ... - Daily Mail | Innovation and the knowledge economy | Scoop.it

A former Engineering Director says that Google has changed from being 'a technology company to an advertising company'

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Skoobe: the new word in ebook libraries

Skoobe: the new word in ebook libraries | Innovation and the knowledge economy | Scoop.it
E-lenders are blooming, encouraging readers to borrow new books at cheaper prices.
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Why Digital Texts Need A New Library Of Alexandria -- With Physical Books | Techdirt

Why Digital Texts Need A New Library Of Alexandria -- With Physical Books | Techdirt | Innovation and the knowledge economy | Scoop.it
Amidst the growing enthusiasm for digital texts -- ebooks and scans of illustrated books -- it's easy to overlook some important drawbacks. First, that you don't really own ebooks, as various unhappy experiences with Amazon's Kindle...
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Open Innovation – A New 21st Century Library Skill

Open Innovation – A New 21st Century Library Skill | Innovation and the knowledge economy | Scoop.it

Open innovation is essentially “a paradigm that assumes that firms can and should use external ideas as well as internal ideas, and internal and external paths to market, …”

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Manuel Lima on the Power of Knowledge Networks in the Age of Infinite Connectivity

Manuel Lima on the Power of Knowledge Networks in the Age of Infinite Connectivity | Innovation and the knowledge economy | Scoop.it

Manuel Lima, founder of data visualization portal Visual Complexity, author of the indispensable information visualization bible of the same name in a great talk about complexity and the organisation of knowledge.Networks are really becoming a cultural meme in their own right. We could even argue, is this the birth of a new movement, is this the birth of ‘networkism’?” ~ Manuel Lima

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@Google: Lawrence Lessig: Republic, Lost: How Money Corrupts Congress—and a Plan to Stop It

With heartfelt urgency and a keen desire for righting wrongs, Harvard law professor Lawrence Lessig takes a clear-eyed look at how we arrived at this crisis: how fundamentally good people, with good intentions, have allowed our democracy to be co-opted by outside interests, and how this exploitation has become entrenched in the system

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CISPA cybersecurity bill passes House 248 to 168

CISPA cybersecurity bill passes House 248 to 168 | Innovation and the knowledge economy | Scoop.it
Read 'CISPA cybersecurity bill passes House 248 to 168' on Digital Trends. The House of Representatives has passed the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and...
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De Tilburgse Spoorzone als “Laboratorium voor de Maatschappij van de Toekomst”

De Tilburgse Spoorzone als “Laboratorium voor de Maatschappij van de Toekomst” | Innovation and the knowledge economy | Scoop.it

De Tilburgse Spoorzone (zie ook Co-Creatie Kerngebied Spoorzone, De:Werkplaats, Spoorzone site Brabants Dagblad en de Spoorzone Facebook groep) staat in het centrum van de belangstelling.

Het is de bedoeling dat de Spoorzone een “Kennis Plus Profiel” gaat krijgen. Om dit in te vullen wordt onder meer gedacht aan het realiseren van een bibliotheek van de toekomst, een leer- en kennisomgeving en een “social innovation kenniscampus”.

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Taxonomy: Content Strategy’s New Best Friend | Johnny Holland

Taxonomy: Content Strategy’s New Best Friend | Johnny Holland | Innovation and the knowledge economy | Scoop.it

Now more than ever, content strategists need to think like librarians. Need proof? Look no further than Pinterest, one of the fastest growing social networks in history

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U.S. students need new way of learning science

U.S. students need new way of learning science | Innovation and the knowledge economy | Scoop.it
American students need a dramatically new approach to improve how they learn science, says a noted group of scientists and educators led by MSU professor William Schmidt.
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Internet search data may predict economic trends better than surveys | SmartPlanet

Internet search data may predict economic trends better than surveys | SmartPlanet | Innovation and the knowledge economy | Scoop.it
Some economists argue that search data now serves as a fairly accurate leading economic indicator.
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Is the Hive the future of university libraries? | Martin Ince ...

Is the Hive the future of university libraries? | Martin Ince ... | Innovation and the knowledge economy | Scoop.it
What's wrong with university libraries? Lots of things. They cost too much. Most knowledge is not on paper any more, which despite librarians' protestations is.
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Students creating their own digital learning tools in preparation for future tech jobs

Students creating their own digital learning tools in preparation for future tech jobs | Innovation and the knowledge economy | Scoop.it

Globaloria is a social learning network for students, through which they create profile pages for themselves and the teams with which they work on projects, sharing both interests — favorite foods, favorite technical gadgets — and their work. Like with Facebook, on Globaloria, students can peruse their peers' projects and leave comments. Teachers also have Globaloria pages.

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MediaShift . Howard Rheingold: Knowing How to Collaborate Is Essential | PBS

MediaShift . Howard Rheingold: Knowing How to Collaborate Is Essential | PBS | Innovation and the knowledge economy | Scoop.it
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Libraries vital to key decisions… | DILMUN TIMES

Libraries vital to key decisions… | DILMUN TIMES | Innovation and the knowledge economy | Scoop.it

BAHRAIN should invest in developing its libraries and academics to reach its goal of becoming a knowledge-based society, says an expert.

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LearningExpress Works With Public Libraries to Help People Get Jobs - PR Newswire (press release)

LearningExpress Works With Public Libraries to Help People Get JobsPR Newswire (press release)NEW YORK, March 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- LearningExpress, LLC is hosting and sponsoring "One Simple Goal: Help People Get Jobs!
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DIKW - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

DIKW - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia | Innovation and the knowledge economy | Scoop.it

The "DIKW Hierarchy", also known variously as the "Wisdom Hierarchy", the "Knowledge Hierarchy", the "Information Hierarchy", and the "Knowledge Pyramid",[1] refers loosely to a class of models[2] for representing purported structural and/or functional relationships between data, information, knowledge, and wisdom.

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The fading dream of higher education in the US

The fading dream of higher education in the US | Innovation and the knowledge economy | Scoop.it
Once an engine of social mobility, higher education in the US now signifies debt and lack of opportunity.
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