Exploring Online Videos as a Way to Share Knowledge

April 19th, 2010

Lewis, J. (2008). Exploring online videos as a way to share knowledge. Knowledge Management Review, 11(1), 28-33.

This anonymous article looks at an interview with Joyce Lewis, marketing and communications manager, University of Southampton, UK on the topic of the Electronics and Computer Science School’s use of online video to broadcast student and faculty news and research updates.

In this interview, Lewis suggests that the world has not yet realized the full potential of the Web, since so many technologies are so new and people cannot or do not keep up with such advancing technologies. She goes on to opine that our previous experiences constrain our views of computer technologies, so that we put such technologies to use as “modern” versions of existing technology. Read the rest of this entry »