Class CS 299
How does subscribing to RSS feeds keep you informed?How does Google Ads make money for your company?How does Facebook bring people together?How does Wikipedia decide what articles get included?How does flickr organize all those pictures?How does YouTube promote online communities? How does Twitter change the way people communicate?This course examines the impact of Web 2.0 tools and applications on social and business processes, and their underlying technologies through both case studies and hands-on experience.
This is an experimental course. It is an A&S elective that counts toward the CIS, IPM, and IDCC minors, and the Media Arts and Society LSM.