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February 2006

Sociable games at Suttree, Elixir for Immortal Baboon

Like most people, I played around with Ning when it launched. I didn’t really know what to make of it and filed the link away as ‘one to come back to’.

bunchball.com - Play with your friends! - Flash Player Installation

Ambiente multiplayer que permite que se integre um jogo qualquer com ele. Ferramentas para o desenvolvedor.

MarcoGomes.com» Blog Archive » Wasabi

Wasabi, um serviço brasileiro em que você cadastra seus principais feeds, como del.icio.us, blog pessoal, photos (flickr) e adiciona amigos como contatos.

January 2006

'Tagging' gives Web a human meaning | CNET News.com

If you've been to a technology event recently, especially one with a high concentration of digerati, you may have seen someone stand up and tell everyone what the event's Flickr tag is.

Play Between Worlds - The MIT Press

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In Play Between Worlds, T. L. Taylor examines multiplayer gaming life as it is lived on the borders, in the gaps--as players slip in and out of complex social networks that cross online and offline space. Taylor questions the common assumption that playing computer games is an isolating and alienating activity indulged in by solitary teenage boys. Massively multiplayer online games (MMOGs), in which thousands of players participate in a virtual game world in real time, are in fact actively designed for sociability. Games like the popular Everquest, she argues, are fundamentally social spaces.

November 2005

Introduction to Social Network Methods: Table of Contents

by 3 others
Hanneman, Robert A. and Mark Riddle. 2005. Introduction to social network methods. Riverside, CA: University of California, Riverside ( published in digital form at http://faculty.ucr.edu/~hanneman/ )

SwarmSketch

by 3 others
Permite o desenho distribuído a partir de um tema. Cada pessoa pode desenhar apenas um pedaço.

October 2005

Social Bookmarking Tools (I): A General Review

by 46 others
With the introduction of new social software applications such as blogs, wikis, newsfeeds, social networks, and bookmarking tools (the subject of this paper), the claim that Shelley Powers makes in a Burningbird blog entry [1] seems apposite: "This is the user's web now, which means it's my web and I can make the rules." Reinvention is revolution – it brings us always back to beginnings.

Read/Write Web: Andreessen confirms Ning business model

Marc Andreessen popped into Alex Barnett's comments to confirm the business goals of Ning.

Outfoxed | Personalize your internet.

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There are over 8 billion web pages. Most of them suck.Outfoxed uses your network of trusted friends and experts to help you find the good stuff and avoid the bad. (And a lot more, too.) Download Outfoxed now and join the beta test.

WEB2.0 or NOT?

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Classifique o site como web2.0 ou não

Ning | Home: Front Page

by 100 others, 1 comment
Ning is a free online service (or, as we like to call it, a Playground) for building and using social applications.Social apps are web applications that enable anyone to match, transact, and communicate with other people.