WeBLOGS and Really Simple Syndication - RSS
Internet is the greatest of all networks. There is no lack of information on the internet, and every twoway channel between people can be used to spam you.
If you keep your mind sufficiently open, people will throw a lot of rubbish into it.
William A. Orton
Communication, information and data are shared throughout this global network in seconds. Chats, virtual conference rooms, forums and WeBlogs are cyber places where people communicate and share information. WeBLOGS are a short of echo chambers. There are millions of blogs, and new ones come on the net every 10 seconds. The medias, newspapers and Tv stations monopoly are broken. Everyone can set up a blog, so a new concept of free speech is introduced in the cyberspace. In short, "I am not an Athenian or a Greek, but a citizen of the world."
It is about a stream of zeroes and ones, a bitstream. By a decoder this bitstream can be transformed. Text may be converted into voice, and voice into text. The Hong Kong Society for the Blind is one of the leaders. Orkan is a powerful search engine, developed specifically for telephone directories. In the future, a blind may talk to the mobile phone, search the web for information, and getting a voice answer.
Ektron is a leader in content management and web authoring tools. RSS feed means Really Simple Syndication you should know all about it, it is core to your business. You may syndicate your content through blogs and RSS feeds. There Are literally tens of thousands of blogs on the internet today. Subscribe to the SitePro news letter, and you will be light years in front of your competitors. Here are their definition of a blog:
"A publication of content and Web links, sorted in chronological order, with the most recent at the top. The content reflects personal or corporate interests, and is almost always written by an individual. Blogs were originally called web logs or weblogs. However, as "web log" can also mean a server's log files, the term was confusing. To avoid this confusion, the abbreviation "blog" was coined, and became the common term".
SitePro news Nov 12 2004.
Blog content varies dramatically. While often it reflects what is happening in a person's life, there are many blogs used by companies to distribute content. Some affïliate / reseller programs use them as a way to control what is published about their company and its offerings on partner sites. Imagine the possibilities. You can have your content spread through the entire network in the twinkling of an eye, to build an audience overnight. You've just tapped into the ultimate in viral marketing and branding. As powerful as this may seem, the real power lies in syndication, which gives any writer the ability to broadly distribute their writings by plugging the content into an RSS feed: Really Simple Syndication.
Global wireless videotelephony.
I have Yahoo and MSN Messenger on my desktop. Voice over IP (VoIP), Fax over IP (FoIP), IP Telephony, Internet telephony, Videotelephony and Voicemail are in their childhood but the growth is exponential. Have you heard about Niklas Zennström and Skype? Free telephony to everybody over internet, the consumers dream and the nightmare of international tele giants. The idea is to convert telephony to software. That means that telephony has to be treated in the same way as E-post. And the future is wireless. Today 128 bit encrypted wireless communication is already in use.
Recently some unknown papers of Archimedis were found. Mathematics shapes the future. Had they been found earlier, men would probably have lived on mars today. So in the future there will be interplanatary communication between human beings.
Communication between human beings and Robots.
And there is already intelligent communication between human beings and robots.
"The first website was a blog of sorts. Built in 1992, info.cem.ch was Tim Berners-Lee's way of keeping the world abreast of the web's developement, pasting news and links as the first sites came online."
Internet World September 2003.
In that way he communicated with the world. And he could post his message instantly on the web. Now, 12 years later, the web have have connected people around the world, communicating, one to one or one to many. Cloning is related to genology, but based on logging your communication with other people, you may have a "virtual clone". By using Artificial Intelligence (AI) and a database of such logs, a robot may give visitors to your site intelligent answers. And as you train the robot it learns like a human, becoming progressively smarter and smarter in the meaning of giving more meanigful answers based on an increased message log. Companies like Subjex
have implemented an automated Customer Service Relation (CSR) function on their site. Sign up for a 14 day free trial and try their intelligent customer service solutions. Imagine a virtual customer service representative that can converse with your web visitors about your products. A human being can serve some customers. The limitation for a robot is the capacity of the server and the communication channel. You lower your costs and increase your sales. This totally customizable AI system, will sell, up-sell, cross-sell and answer
any questions people have about your company.