My friends over at Interaction-design.org has put together a massive two-hour long interview with Tom Erickson - a veteran researcher in social computing at IBM Watson Research Lab - and an even longer 9,000+ word chapter on the concepts surrounding social computing.
You can watch the interview below and read the whole thing at Interaction Design's site. It is perfect for a quiet moment this weekend!
Head over to Interaction-design.org to read the 9,000+ words, or to download the full things as an PDF for your iPad or ebook reader.
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