Helping Waiheke businesses and organisation make the best out of social media.

Wednesday, July 6, 2011

The Know Social Media Daily

Andrew Long (@socialspace) formerly of the University of Otago and instrumental in setting up the Internet Research Group Otago (IRGO) has setup a social media newspaper at

Basically its an online aggregator, a sort of rss reader on drugs; interesting how the continued use of the newspaper metaphor is lasting in the digital domain. Would make most local journalism professors have uncomfortable sleep though.

Sunday, July 3, 2011

My talk on Civic Engagement at NetHui

I recently spoke at the NetHui conference in Auckland on the topic of Civic Engagement (see post below this one). This is a video of that session; Russel Brown spoke first, then I come on at 21 minutes.