Trust - The currency of the new economy

Written by Margaret Shakibaie

In our world of online communities, a new value is emerging. With the development and increasing success of peer to peer market places like Airbnb, Kickstarter and Etsy, trust is fast becoming the new currency.

On Teds Talks, Rachel Botsman discuses collaborative consumption and the currency of TRUST.

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It's all about engagement

Written by Margaret Shakibaie

Engagement on the web. Is Facebook the next Google.

An interesting presentation by Roger McNamee on the new internet.

Teds Talks - explains Google "ngram viewer"

Written by Margaret Shakibaie

Wow! The application of data manipulation of written texts to portray a better understanding of our world across history.

For those that love data manipulation like me, this Ted Talk is quite amazing.

  

 

Google Labs are doing amazing things, and this is but one of the projects.

Try it out for your self. http://books.google.com/ngrams

http://www.theictshak.com.au/whar-we-are-doing-new.html