Facebook Disconnect? Connecting to the social ROI

The recently-announced platform service, Facebook Connect, will allow people to be social across sites on the internet in a new way. But will corporate offices and other workplaces allow access? And will the other similar services interact with each other, or find reasons to not interact reminiscent of the early days of instant messenging? Reportedly, […]

Footprints: Social Application Data Architecture

Another focus for this blog is the engineering side of the social web, as it relates to functionality and business uses.  And the biggest engineering craze to hit software development in decades, in terms of general trends not related to a specific technology, is online social applications.  There are an increasing number of social technology […]