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2017-01-26 “We need a decentralisation of the Internet”, by Sir Tim Berners-Lee at Worldwebforum Next Generation at ETH Zurich
https://www.ethz.ch/en/news-and-events/eth-news/news/2017/01/we-need-a-decentralisation-of-the-internet.html
 
 
 
2016-09-22 Global Future Councils: A Knowledge Network for the Fourth Industrial Revolution Published, by Oliver Cann, World Economic Forum
 
2016-09-07 Understanding the Economics of Networks. General theory of network formation based on individual incentives, and their economic implications, by Sanjeev Goyal, Institute for New Economic Thinking
 
2016-08-30 Much of what we know about the brain may be wrong: The problem with fMRI, by David Biello, Scientific American
 
2016-08-25 Financial Networking Company Prepares for ‘Post-Quantum’ World. Post-Quantum enforces data confidentiality, authenticity and access control for now and the future, by Jeremy Kahn, Bloomberg
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-08-25/financial-networking-company-prepares-for-post-quantum-world
https://post-quantum.com/
 

2016-07-12 The 4 Mistakes Most Managers Make with Analytics, by  A. Lambrecht and C. Tucker , Harvard Business Review
https://hbr.org/2016/07/the-4-mistakes-most-managers-make-with-analytics?utm_campaign=HBR&utm_source=linkedin&utm_medium=social

2016-06-23 How the New Science of Computational History Is Changing the Study of the Past, MIT Technology Review
https://www.technologyreview.com/s/601763/how-the-new-science-of-computational-history-is-changing-the-study-of-the-past/

2016-06-17 Reweaving the web
A slew of startups is trying to decentralise the online world, The Economist
http://www.economist.com/news/business/21700642-slew-startups-trying-decentralise-online-world-reweaving-web

2016-06-07 The Web’s Creator Looks to Reinvent It, New York Times By Quentin Hardy
https://www.nytimes.com/2016/06/08/technology/the-webs-creator-looks-to-reinvent-it.html?mcubz=0&_r=0

2016-04-26 The Cosmic Web. Universe is an Evolving Network with 100 billion (presently known) Nodes (the Galaxies).
https://www.timeshighereducation.com/books/review-the-cosmic-web-richard-gott-princeton-university-press
http://phys.org/news/2015-12-universe-mystery-ordinary.html
http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v528/n7580/full/nature16058.html
http://cosmicweb.barabasilab.com/
http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-25809967

2016-04-26 Big Data from Particle Hunters: CERN just dropped 300 TB of Large Hadron Collider data free online
http://www.sciencealert.com/cern-just-dropped-300-tb-of-large-hadron-collider-data-online-for-free

2016-04-24 Shifting from Human Capital to Social Capital, by M. Arena
https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/shifting-from-human-capital-social-michael-arena-phd

2016-03-21 The Rise of Data Capital, MIT Technology Review
https://www.technologyreview.com/s/601081/the-rise-of-data-capital/

2016-02-04 Innovation, Complexity, Interdependent Reality, discussion of Ioannis Antoniou with Tasos Oikonomou, CNN Greece
www.cnn.gr/synenteyxeis/video/4197

2016-01-26 Future of Work-Expected Skills, Alex Gray, World Economic Forum
http://www.weforum.org/agenda/2016/01/11-experts-at-davos-on-the-future-of-work
Top 10 Skills expected in 2020 compared to 2015

  • Complex Problem Solving remains the Top Skill.
  • Critical Thinking and Creativity shifted to the 2nd and 3rd places.
  • Emotional Intelligence (6) and Cognitive Flexibility (10) replaced Quality Control (6) and Active Listening (9).

2016-01-26 Our collective “degrees of separation” have shrunk from 6 to 3.5 steps
https://research.facebook.com/blog/three-and-a-half-degrees-of-separation/

2016-01 Internet Fragmentation: An Overview, by W. Drake, V. Cerf, W. Kleinwächter, World Economic Forum
http://www3.weforum.org/docs/WEF_FII_Internet_Fragmentation_An_Overview_2016.pdf

2016-01-26 Έθνος ή δίκτυο; Ο δρόμος για την Τέταρτη Βιομηχανική Επανάσταση μέσα από τα μάτια του συν-δημιουργού του web, Β. Σαμουρκας συνεντευξη απο τον Γ. Μητακιδη
http://www.fortunegreece.com/article/ethnos-i-diktio-o-dromos-gia-tin-tetarti-viomichaniki-epanastasi-mesa-apo-ta-matia-tou-sin-dimiourgou-tou-web/

2015-11-25 Διαδικτυακός ο Γ' Παγκόσμιος πόλεμος;  Σεραφειμ Νουτσιας
http://www.cnn.gr/reportaz/video/2315/diadiktyakos-o-g-pagkosmios-polemos

2015-11-04 Η νυχτα εναρξης του Παγκοσμιου Ιστου, Γ. Μητακιδης με τον Τασο Οικονομου
http://www.cnn.gr/synenteyxeis/video/1027/o-g-mitakidis-mila-sto-cnn-greece-gia-ti-nykta-poy-eftiaxan-to-web

2015-11-03 Semantic Scholar Engine for Scientists gets (leaps) to the points, by N. Owano
2015-09 Making Open Science a Reality, OECD (Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development) Report:
https://www.innovationpolicyplatform.org/content/open-science
Open science country notes:
https://www.innovationpolicyplatform.org/content/open-science-country-notes

2015-09 Multi-layer Networks Representation-Visualization Tools
 
2015-09 How Social Media is Ruining Politics
 
2015-09-01 Economics Has a Math Problem, by N. Smith
 
2015-08-07 Hacking the system of social influence: How can we use the mechanics of influence to drive behaviour for public good?, by V. Polonski
 
2015-07-18 The end of capitalism has begun, by P. Mason
 
2015-07 Δικτυακη Αναλυση Ποδοσφαιρου
 
2015-06 The Hyperconnected Economy. How the growing interconnectedness of society is changing the landscape for business. Hyperconnected Organisations. How Businesses Are Adapting to the Hyperconnected Age. Report from the Economist Intelligence Unit
 
2015-05-21 Πώς ένα ψεύτικο tweet προκάλεσε μίνι κραχ στις ΗΠΑ. Κοινωνικα Δικτυα
 
2015-04-26 Net Attack and Defence. Defenders think in Lists. Attackers think in Graphs. As long as this is true, Attackers win, by John Lambert
 
2015-04-12 Supply Chains and Value Webs, by E. Kelly and K. Marchese. Supply chains are increasingly becoming value webs that span and connect whole ecosystems of suppliers and collaborators; properly activated, they can play a critical role in reshaping business strategy and delivering superior results.
http://dupress.com/articles/supply-chains-to-value-webs-business-trends/?id=gx:2sm:3li:4dup1052:5eng:6cons:20150602130000:bt15&linkId=14322499
 
2015-03-17 Philosophy as a Fixed Point
 
2015-03-09 What network science teaches us about human behavior, by Matthew O. Jackson, Stanford University
 
2015-02-10 Nanotubes self-organize and wiggle: evolution of a non-equilibrium system demonstrates maximum entropy production, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Scientific Reports
www.nature.com/srep/2015/150209/srep08323/full/srep08323.html
 
2015-01-19 How to be a great leader in a complex world, by Ted Bililies, Managing Director, AlixPartners
 
2015-01-15 The No.1 Predictor of Career Success According to Network Science, by M. Simmons 
http://www.forbes.com/sites/michaelsimmons/2015/01/15/this-is-the-1-predictor-of-career-success-according-to-network-science/
 

2015-01 Global Language Network. Each node represents a language and links connect languages that are likely to be co-spoken.
http://language.media.mit.edu/visualizations/books

2014-11-03 Networking versus Team-working
The ideogram of the old city is the enclosure; the ideogram of the old organization is the organization chart.  The ideogram of the new city is the underground map, the rail network or the highway chart; the ideogram of the new organization is the network.
http://leandroherrero.com/teamocracies-and-networkracies-have-different-citizens-in-habitants-in-team-work-raiders-in-net-work/

2014-10-08 People need to reclaim ownership of their data and start putting it to good use, by Sir Tim Berners-Lee, interview to S. Curtis
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/internet/11148584/Tim-Berners-Lee-calls-for-new-model-for-privacy-on-the-web.html
http://tech.in.gr/analysis/article/?aid=1231354338

2014-06 Internet Evolution in 40 Maps, by T.-B. Lee
http://www.vox.com/a/internet-maps

 
2013-01 Alliance Network Structure and Inter-firm Knowledge Flows: Evidence from R&D Alliances, by S. I. Giura
 
2013-12-03 Why Being The Most Connected is a Vanity Metric, by M. Simmons
http://www.forbes.com/sites/michaelsimmons/2013/12/03/why-being-the-most-connected-is-a-vanity-metric/
 
2013-10-09 Scientific Data Has Become so Complex, We have to Invent New Math to Deal With It, Quanta Magazine, by J. Ouellette
http://www.wired.com/wiredscience/2013/10/topology-data-sets/all/
 

2013-09-12 Designing Effective Knowledge Networks. Leaders of knowledge networks can facilitate desired behaviors and outcomes, by K. Pugh and L. Prusak  
http://sloanreview.mit.edu/article/designing-effective-knowledge-networks/

2013-07-14 Wisdom Networks crowd create Distributed Leadership, Productivity, Growth and Prosperity across Organisation, Industry and Society, by Marcus Cake
http://www.managementexchange.com/hack/wisdom-networks-crowd-create-leadership-productivity-growth-everywhere

2013-04-11 Data Science: The Numbers of Our Lives, The New York Times, by C. Miller
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/04/14/education/edlife/universities-offer-courses-in-a-hot-new-field-data-science.html?pagewanted=1&_r=0&smid=fb-nytimes

2013-02-19 Hyperconnectivity: The Future is Now, by V. Ranadivé
http://www.forbes.com/sites/vivekranadive/2013/02/19/hyperconnectivity-the-future-is-now/#1620382526b9

2013-02 Big Data and Hyperconnectivity Trends by World Economic Forum
http://www.intelligenthq.com/technology/2013-big-data-and-hyperconnectivity-trends-by-world-economic-forum/

2013-01 Obama successfully harnessed Social Media, by P. Rutledge The National Psychologist 22,1, page 12
http://mprcenter.org/blog/2013/01/how-obama-won-the-social-media-battle-in-the-2012-presidential-campaign/

2011-10-27 The building blocks of economic growth. Complexity matters, H.G. London,
The Economist
http://www.economist.com/blogs/freeexchange/2011/10/building-blocks-economic-growth

2011-11-23 Τα Mαθηματικά του Tρόμου. Κοινωνικα Δικτυα
http://www.tovima.gr/science/article/?aid=426200

2011-04-12 Greek DBpedia as the first step towards the Internationalization of DBPedia
http://wiki.dbpedia.org/About

2010-02-14 The Enemy of My Enemy, by Steven Strogatz
http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/02/14/the-enemy-of-my-enemy/?ref=opinion&_r=1

2010-02-04 Diversity training. Some developing economies are rich but crude, while others are poor but sophisticated, Economist
http://www.economist.com/node/15452697

2010-01-28 A world of connections. Online social networks are changing the way people communicate, work and play, and mostly for the better, by Martin Giles, the Economist
http://www.economist.com/node/15351002