Category: Creativity

What DARPA’s Red balloon contest can teach Social Media Pros

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) recently announced a Network Challenge to mark the 40th anniversary of the Internet. This challenge required participants to discover exact position of 10 large, red weather balloons that DARPA placed at undisclosed locations across continental United States. The first person or team that identified all the locations correctly

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Category: Creativity

Charles Leadbeater on Collaborative Creativity

Excellent Video: TED talk by Charles Leadbeater on Collaborative Creativity. Must watch given Social Media Collaboration context. Related posts: Collaborative Consumption: How it will disrupt “traditional” Business Models Time Magazine recently rated Collaborative Consumption, which is defined as technology enabled sharing, trading, renting and bartering of goods and services, as one of the top… Howard Rheingold

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