Citations with the tag: WIKIS (Computer science)
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- Wikis for nurses.
// Nursing Standard; 5/12/2010, Vol. 24 Issue 36, p58
A quiz is presented concerning nurses and their use of wikis for obtaining health information.
- The Enterprise Wiki.
Carr, David F. // Baseline; May2007, Issue 72, p84
The article offers instructions to site administrators on managing a wiki in the enterprise.
- Editorial: A cooperative future.
Robie, David // Pacific Journalism Review; Apr2007, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p5
The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including one by Susan Hetherington on the use of wiki in a virtual newsroom and another by William Akel on privacy and global media.
- Automated seeding of specialised wiki knowledgebases with BioKb.
Robie, David // BMC Bioinformatics; 2009, Vol. 10, 10.1186/1471-2105-10-291 p291
Background: Wiki technology has become a ubiquitous mechanism for dissemination of information, and places strong emphasis on collaboration. We aimed to leverage wiki technology to allow small groups of researchers to collaborate around a specific domain, for example a biological pathway....
- INNOVATIONS COLUMN.
Butcher, Howard Karl // Visions: The Journal of Rogerian Nursing Science; 2008, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p29
The article discusses various issues reports published within the issue including one that describes the use of a wiki as a teaching tactics and another that provides Rogerian scholars to share new ideas, theories, and renews aspects of the science of unitary human being.
- Editor�s Notes.
Smaldino, Sharon // TechTrends: Linking Research & Practice to Improve Learning; Jan2008, Vol. 52 Issue 1, p2
The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including one by Joe Landsberger on a look at international education through an interview with Dr. Jayanthi Sivaswamy and another by Hope R. Botterbusch and Preston Parker on the intricacies and options connected to copyright for...
- WIKI WISE.
Kegel, Alex // Odyssey; Jan2008, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p41
The article presents information on wiki, a shared website.
- Online review sites must ensure rules are policed.
STAGG, JAMES // Caterer & Hotelkeeper; 8/5/2011, Vol. 201 Issue 4689, p5
The article presents the author's comments on user review sites like TripAdvisor affect the businesses in the hospitality industry.
- ALA-APA Unveils Union Wiki.
STAGG, JAMES // American Libraries; Apr2007, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p15
The article reviews the web site of the American Library Association's Allied Professional Association (ALA-APA) Union.
- Google tool puts pressure on search marketers.
STAGG, JAMES // Marketing Week (01419285); 11/27/2008, Vol. 31 Issue 48, p18
A preview of Google Inc.'s Search Wiki tool, which will be launched later this year, is presented.
- Big data: open-source format needed to aid wiki collaboration.
Tin-Lap Lee // Nature; 9/25/2008, Vol. 455 Issue 7212, p461
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Wikiomics" that was published in the previous issue is presented.
Wilson, Tom // Information Research; Apr2007, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p18
The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including one by Doctor Mark Spasser on activity theory and another on the review of a Web-ware called TiddlyWiki.
- A new face on board: taking up the baton.
Hellaby, Mark // Technic: The Journal of Operating Department Practice; Jul2011, Vol. 2 Issue 4, p1
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics including the use of wikis, the significance of simulation in recreating rare events and the appointment of Mark Hellaby as editor of the journal.
- THIS eWEEK.
Hellaby, Mark // eWeek; 11/13/2006, Vol. 23 Issue 45, p3
The article presents an introduction about the articles on wikis published in this issue of the journal "EWeek," including an article by Stan Gibson, on the role of wikis in businesses, another by Michael Caton and yet another by Anne Chan on traditional wikis.
- THIS eWEEK.
Hellaby, Mark // eWeek; 11/20/2006, Vol. 23 Issue 46, p3
The article presents an introduction to papers on wikis that appear in this periodical.
- Progress being made on standards for use in data sharing.
Kell, Douglas Bruce // Nature; 11/6/2008, Vol. 456 Issue 7218, p29
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Big data: open-source format needed to aid wiki collaboration," featured in a 2008 issue of "Nature."
- I Want My Wikipedia!
Miller, Barry X.; Helicher, Karl; Berry, Teresa; Roncevic, Mirela // Library Journal; 4/1/2006, Vol. 131 Issue 6, p122
This article presents an introduction to a series of articles, written by librarians, which rate the website Wikipedia.com. The article also gives some background history and information about Wikipedia.com.
- It's Time to Use a Wiki as Part of Your Web Site.
Ribaric, Tim // Computers in Libraries; Nov/Dec2007, Vol. 27 Issue 10, p24
The author, a digital services librarian at Brock University, recounts how he replaced a portion of the school library's Web site with a wiki engine.
- China's Wikipedia Watch.
Ribaric, Tim // New York Times Upfront; 1/15/2007, Vol. 139 Issue 8, p6
The article reports on the Chinese version of the Web site Wikipedia. It says that such site might have been facilitated by the Chinese Internet censors themselves because of its difference from the English version. It is noted that this version has failed to mention about the millions of deaths...
- TWiki: Introduction to a Structured Wiki.
Gochenour, Phil; Radcliff, Chris // Intercom; Sep/Oct2007, Vol. 54 Issue 8, p20
The article evaluates the Twiki open source wiki-authoring software.
Chatfield, T. Brian // Complete Guide to Wikis: How to Set Up, Use & Benefit from Wikis; 2009, p10
A foreword to the book "The Complete Guide to [[Wikis]]: How to Set Up, Use, and Benefit From Wikis for Teachers, Business Professionals, Families, and Friends" is presented.
Chatfield, T. Brian // Complete Guide to Wikis: How to Set Up, Use & Benefit from Wikis; 2009, p13
An introduction to the book "The Complete Guide to [[Wikis]]: How to Set Up, Use, and Benefit From Wikis for Teachers, Business Professionals, Families, and Friends" is presented.
- Resources and Web sites.
Chatfield, T. Brian // Complete Guide to Wikis: How to Set Up, Use & Benefit from Wikis; 2009, p267
A list of wikis, hosted and open source, that relate to the chapters included in the book "The Complete Guide to [[Wikis]]: How to Set Up, Use, and Benefit From Wikis for Teachers, Business Professionals, Families, and Friends" is presented.
Chatfield, T. Brian // Complete Guide to Wikis: How to Set Up, Use & Benefit from Wikis; 2009, p279
A bibliography on the subject of wikis is presented which includes the book "Wikipedia: The Missing Manual," by John Broughton, "Blogs, Wikis, MySpace, and More: Everything You Want to Know About Using Web 2.0 but Are too Afraid to Ask," by Terry Burrows, and "Wikipatterns," by Steward Mader.
- Using a poetry wiki: How can the medium support pre-service teachers of English in their professional learning about writing poetry and teaching poetry writing in a digital age?
DYMOKE, SUE; HUGHES, JANETTE // English Teaching: Practice & Critique; Dec2009, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p91
In this paper we report on one aspect of a qualitative study about an online wiki community, which was developed to build collaborative knowledge about poetry among a group of pre-service English teachers. Our paper explores pre-service teachers' experiences of writing in a digital medium and...
- A fail-safe way to embarrass people in high places.
Marks, Paul // New Scientist; 5/10/2008, Vol. 198 Issue 2655, p28
The article reports that whistblowers can now reveal important information anonymously through Wikileaks, a Web site that uses anonymizing technology to disguise the source of leaked information. It was launched in early 2007 by an informal group of open government and anti-secrecy advocates who...
- Quo Vadis, Arts Leaders?
Marks, Paul // American Theatre; Feb2008, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p12
The article reviews the online wiki site of the National Arts Strategies program for theater management at www.artstrategies.org.
- Staff Training as Easy as Making a Peanut Butter Sandwich : using a wiki for individualized hands-on staff training.
Van Arsdale, Dennis G. // Arkansas Libraries; Summer2008, Vol. 65 Issue 2, p32
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of using wikis for individualized hands-on training of library staff on social software.
- TiddlyWiki 2.1.3. Osmosoft.com, 2007. Free.
Wilson, T. D. // Information Research; Apr2007, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p23
- A Cataloged Guide to Blogs and Wikis.
Muldoon, Katie // Direct; 3/1/2005, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p36
Focuses on how to use Web blogs and wikis in cataloging. Observation on the Web blog Bigfatblog.com; Disadvantages of blogs; Rules in creating a Web blog.
Hicks, Troy // Educational Leadership; Feb2011, Vol. 68 Issue 5, p54
The article presents the author's perspectives on the usefulness of wikis in education.
- Library Goddess.
Hicks, Troy // Library Journal; 3/15/2007 Movers & S, Vol. 132, p19
The article presents a profile of librarian Bonnie Peirce. Details are given regarding her position as Head of Children's Services at the Dover Town Library in Massachusetts, along with her educational experience and other occupational accomplishments. Her work in managing blog and wiki...
- Web 2.0? Not so fast--say hello to Web 1.9 (if that).
Dumenco, Simon // Advertising Age; 4/16/2007, Vol. 78 Issue 16, p32
The article presents criticism and reflections by the author regarding the popularity and apparent rise of Web 2.0 internet communications. Innovative claims are rejected by the author, citing the lack of utility in several online blog services such as Twitter. It is suggested that a great deal...
- TiddlyWiki is amazing, fantastic!
Gibbs, Mark // Network World; 2/2/2009, Vol. 26 Issue 5, p22
The article reviews the personal wiki system software TiddlyWiki.
- Teamwork from ground up.
Caton, Michael // eWeek; 11/13/2006, Vol. 23 Issue 45, p47
The article reviews the wiki-based collabration tool Central Desktop from Central Desktop Inc.
- JotSpot ups wiki ante.
Caton, Michael // eWeek; 11/13/2006, Vol. 23 Issue 45, p48
The article reviews the wiki-based collabration tool JotSpot 2.0 from JotSpot Inc.
- SharePoint integrates wiki capabilities.
Caton, Michael // eWeek; 11/13/2006, Vol. 23 Issue 45, p51
The article reviews the wiki-based software tool SharePoint Server 007 from Microsoft Corp.
- Universal access to technology-enhanced learning.
Holzinger, Andreas // Universal Access in the Information Society; Nov2008, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p195
The author of the article discusses reports published in the journal about advancements in the fields of information technology and technology-enhanced learning, such as one by Martin Ebner about the increased application of Wikis.
- ITerating's Wiki Watch.
Brynko, Barbara // Information Today; Jul/Aug2007, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p43
The article reviews the ITerating wiki-based software guide.
- BOWiki: an ontology-based wiki for annotation of data and integration of knowledge in biology.
Hoehndorf, Robert; Bacher, Joshua; Backhaus, Michael; Gregorio Jr., Sergio E.; Loebe, Frank; Pr�fer, Kay; Uciteli, Alexandr; Visagie, Johann; Herre, Heinrich; Kelso, Janet // BMC Bioinformatics; 2009 Supplement 5, Vol. 10, Special section p1
Motivation: Ontology development and the annotation of biological data using ontologies are time-consuming exercises that currently require input from expert curators. Open, collaborative platforms for biological data annotation enable the wider scientific community to become involved in...
Mortimer, Sean // Transworld Skateboarding; Dec2008, Vol. 26 Issue 12, p110
The article criticizes some facts on Wikipedia about several professional skateboarders. According to the site, Daewon Song moved from Korea to Torrance, California. A few years later, he is said to have been signed by a small skateboard company called Gemco which took him back to the U.S. The...
Mortimer, Sean // Techniques: Connecting Education & Careers; Nov/Dec2008, Vol. 83 Issue 8, p60
The article features online information services that can help one to quickly and easily launch his or her own wiki, blog or podcast. The Wiki Hosting Service offers advertisement-free wikis for education at no charge. Blog Hosting Service provides an easy way for teachers, students, researchers...
- Using Focus Groups to learn about my wiki.
Davidson, Merrie // Computers in Libraries; Jan2008, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p16
The author considers the use of focus groups to discuss her wikis. She cites her objectives for initiating focus groups about libraries. She describes the process of making the blog. She claims that wikis might encourage more interaction with library users. She stresses the need for more...
- learning tools for INNOVATION.
Roe, Michael John // Leadership; Mar/Apr2011, Vol. 40 Issue 4, p32
The article focuses on some technologies that are employed at Tahquitz High School in Hemet, California. Technologies include online social sites Facebook and Twitter, cell phones and wikis that allow students to document, connect and collaborate. The author states that the use of these...
- Using a Wiki to Enhance Knowing Participation in Change in the Teaching-Learning Process.
Butcher, Howard K.; Taylor, Janette Y. // Visions: The Journal of Rogerian Nursing Science; 2008, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p30
The article discusses the use of a wiki as a teaching approach. A wiki is being used as a paradigm of a teaching-learning approach that is constant with the Rogerian participatory pedagogy by enhancing and learning through cooperation, involvement, sharing, and peering in a pandimensional...
Butcher, Howard K.; Taylor, Janette Y. // New Scientist; 9/9/2006, Vol. 191 Issue 2568, p25
The article reports that the students in developing countries will get free electronic textbooks. These textbooks will be using "wiki" technology that is helpful in making addition or editing to an online document. A team of academics has been prepared by the researcher Rick Watson at the...
- When informal learning works.
Butcher, Howard K.; Taylor, Janette Y. // e.learning age; Feb2006, p8
Discusses topics on the importance of informal learning for the training of top executives in business organizations presented by Ufi board member Donald Clark at the Learning Technologies conference in London, England in January 2006. Informal methods of learning which could improve the skills...
- Social network.
Mentrup, Lois // PM Network; Aug2006, Vol. 20 Issue 8, p26
The article presents a discussion of social networks in project management. It states that project groups are increasingly inclining to online tools, which includes blogs and wikis to communicate, make correspondences and collaborate. It mentions that blogs are a remarkable tool to communicate...
- Wiki, Waki, Woozi.
Chisholm, Malcolm // DM Review; Nov2007, Vol. 17 Issue 11, p32
The author shares his views about wikis. He says that the problem with emerging technologies, concepts and methodologies is determining how they can deliver compared to the level of hype that generates expectations. He thinks that wikis are at the point where they need serious consideration...
- Using wikis as an online health information resource.
Younger, Paula // Nursing Standard; 5/12/2010, Vol. 24 Issue 36, p49
Wikis can be a powerful online resource for the provision and sharing of information, with the proviso that information found on them should be independently verified. This article defines wikis and sets them in context with recent developments on the internet. The article discusses the use of...