Tag: SIME

Are status updates on social media sites a form of microblogging?

• November 27, 2008 • Comments (8)

Microblogging services like Jaiku or Twitter, which recently passed its 1 billionth tweet (via Media Culpa), are immensely popular, and some even say they’ll completely take over from regular blogs. But what is the definition of a microblogging service? Does it need to be focused/dedicated to microblogging, or can it be a social media site […]

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SIME preparations

• November 11, 2008 • Comments (1)

This week it’s the yearly SIME (Scandinavian Interactive Media Event) conference here in Stockholm. Previous years I’ve found it remarkable that a conference about “digital opportunities, technology, communication and entrepreneurship” haven’t given much thought to the audience’s want to communicate and use these “digital opportunities” during the conference itself (no or badly working wifi, no […]

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