This recent report from Morgan Stanley analyst, Mary Meeker is excellent. It highlights the huge take up of Smartphones and online video as dominant trends among other very interesting trends.
Archive for the ‘Web 2.0’ category
This is a very handy checklist for government.
Short video interviews with key Gov 2.0 activists to bring you up to speed with thinking and actvities.
Heaps of great videos to bring you up to speed with all things 2.0 from the recent Government 2.0 Conference in Canberra, Australia. Beats reading huge reports and easier for the eyes so, get a cup of coffee, sit back watch and muse.
Check out the paper on ‘Web 2.0: the new tools for democratic conversations’ in the resource centre link below. It’s a snapshot of developments in this space within a government context.
The draft report of the much awaited Federal Government’s Gov.2.0 Taskforce is now out and awaiting input.
Great little video explaining how the congruence of good youtube messaging with uptake via the blogosphere can result in viral video power for political or other campaigns.
A verbatim report from the US on citizen participation issues – looks like a genuine attempt to move in this direction. Amazed to learn their government has 24,000 websites! Imagine if they all aimed to directly engage in dialogue with citizens!
The NZ State Services Commission always has something sensible to add to our understanding of new media and the roles and responsibilities of government employees in this ever changing landcsape.