ISYS Chapter 5

Which of the following is a basic concept associated with Web 2.0?
shift in users role from the passive consumer of content to its creator
Which of the following is a consequence of the use of social software?
people are sharing more personal information
The use of ______ within a companys boundaries or between a company and its customers or stakeholders is referred to as Enterprise 2.0
Web 2.0 techniques and social software
Which of the following statements is true about web 1.0?
it helps users find information
A major benefit of social software is the ability to harness the wisdom of crowds which is also referred to as
collective intelligence
The concept of _____ is based on the notion that distributed groups of people with a divergent range of information and expertise will be able to outperform the capabilities of individual experts
collective intelligence
Which of the following statements is true about a discussion forum?
it is dedicated to a specific topic and users can start new threads
Which of the following statements is true about blogs?
they allow individuals to express their thoughts in a one to many fashion
Which of the following Web 2.0 applications has been classified as the amateurization of journalism?
blogs
Keith Norat
information in blogs is accurate
Which of the following explains the term blogosphere?
the community of all blogs
Social presence tools are also known as _____ tools
microblogging
Which of the following facilitates real time written conversations?
instant messaging
_____ take the concept of real time communication a step further by allowing people to communicate using avatars
virtual worlds
Which of the following statements is true about virtual worlds?
it allows people to communicate using avatars
The network effect refers to the notion that the value of a network is dependent on
the number of other users
_____ is a cooperative web 2.0 application making use of the network effect
media sharing
_______ is the distribution of digital media such as audio or video files via syndication feeds for playback on digital media players
netcasting
Podcasting is a misnomer because podcasts
can be played on a variety of devices in addition to apples ipods
Social bookmarking allows users to share internet bookmarks and to create categorization systems. these categoraztion systems are referred to as
folksonomies
Which of the following statements is true about social bookmarking?
it allows users to create folksonomies
_______ is the creation of a categorization system by users
social cataloging
______ refers to manually adding metadata to media or other content
tagging
Which of the following statements is true about tagging?
it is the process of adding metadata to pieces of information
______ refers to a way of visualizing user generated tags or content on a site
tag clouds
Which of the following is one of the uses of geotagging?
to know the location of a person sending out a breaking news update
Which of the following is an example of synchronous communication?
videoconferencing
Which of the following is an example of asynchronous communication?
shared whiteboards
Which of the following factors differentiates asynchronous communication from synchronous communication?
coordination in time
In todays business environment, project teams comprise highly specialized members, many of whom are not colocated, _____ are comprised members from different geographic areas
virtual teams
Which of the following is an electronic communication tool that allows users to files, documents, and pictures to each other and share information?
email
Which of the following is an electronic conferencing tool that facilitates information sharing and rich interactions between users?
instant messaging
Which of the following is a collaboration management tool that is used to facilitate virtual or colocated meetings?
intranets
Web based collaboration tools _____
allow for easy transferability from one person to anoter
Which of the following statements is true about gmail?
it allows users to select a custom domain name for an additional fee
Which of the following google apps is an instant messaging client?
google talk
_______ is an online office suite comprised of spreadsheet application, a word processor, and a presentation application
google docs
Which of the following statements is true about google sites?
it is an enterprise level collaboration tool that allows users to create group web sites and share team information
A _____ system allows users to publish, edit, version track, and retrieve digital information
content management
Which of the following statements is true about content management systems?
it allows the assignment of different roles for different users
Which of the following is the responsibility of an administrator in a content management system?
managing account access levels to the digital information
______ is the creation of goods or services by self organizing communities
peer production
Which of the following statements is true about peer production?
anyone can help in producing or improving the final outcome
Which of the following occurs during wiki wars?
contributors continuously edit or delete eachothers posts
_________ is a phenomenon where companies use everyday people as a cheap labor force
crowdsourcing
_____ enables people to work in more flexible ways on a variety of internet related projects
e lancing
_____ sites create social online communities where individuals with a broad diverse set of interests meet and collaborate
social networking
Which of the following statements is true about viral marketing?
it uses the network effect to increase brand awareness
Which of the following is a critical factor in the success of a viral marketing campaign?
making sequels
____ attempts to provide relevant search results by including content from blogs and microblogging services
social search
Which of the following statements is true about real simple syndication?
it is used to publish the most current blogs, podcasts, videos, and news stories
For companies operating in the digital world….
web services
Androids is a web service hosted by google to
build mobile phone applications
Which of the following statements is true about widgets?
they are small interactive tools used for a single purpose
Together, Web services and widgets enable the creation of
mashups
Which of the following statements is true about a mashup?
it is an application or a web site that integrates one or more web services
Which of the following is a reason for the development of semantic web?
web pages can be understood by people but not by computers
Which of the following is NOT true about an enterprise 2.0 strategy?
within organizations the critical mass needed for an enterprise 2.0 applications is often easily achieved
Enterprise 2.0 is likely fail if ________
an organizations workforce is dominated by baby boomers