Author Archives: John

About John

Interested in how information intersects daily life, technology, and art. Collaboration specialist, working in social and collaborative media. Biomedical Informaticist, focusing on patient/patient, patient/provider communication.

Garden Basket

Scratched this up from some scrap in the back yard. We got tired of carrying stuff in our shirts. I wanted to keep it narrow, but the handle seemed to be in the way, so I decided on this design.  … Continue reading

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Cthulhu fob

Something to grace my USB stick so I am less apt to forget it.  Not just scary and ugly, but poorly crafted as well. (The later is not intentional, just due to weak skills.)  

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Just a quick note to say I’m still around.  I have more than a few ideas I will need to be blogging about. Some art related, others more on the social media and collaboration side…stay tuned! Also exploring a bit … Continue reading

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Health Org’s Communities and Perceptions

Contrary to what one might think, how much empathy an online community seems to have may not be driven by its community’s social bonding.  For healthcare organizations, it is communities that could effectively inform, and not socially bond, which were … Continue reading

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Popularity Contest

Think you know what your audience likes? Be sure, by tracking the activity around your content. By using meta-data about your web content, and traffic analysis, you may begin to see what sorts of things are popular with your audience. … Continue reading

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