Month: May 2009

Social Media to live your dream

Social Media to live your dream

Well as I was listening to many young people talking about their dreams it reminded me of how many people are able to share and live their dreams using Social Media. The above video is a classic example of how a woman with a dream got more than what she bargained for when she entered …

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Reconstructing Community Spaces: Athlone Living Lab

Reconstructing Community Spaces: Athlone Living Lab

The presentation below is what I will present tomorrow at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology Informatics and Design Research Day. It is a brief introduction to the Athlone Living Lab. Athlone Living Lab View more presentations from Marlon Parker.

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Athlone Living Lab: Project Definition Workshop

Athlone Living Lab: Project Definition Workshop

Today we’ve had our first meeting with stakeholders of the Athlone Living Lab (ALL) Working to establish the best strategy for sustaining the current projects embedded in ALL. It was clear that key to the project plan definition would be to come up with suitable business models for sustainability. Having all the stakeholders together was …

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Reconstructed PodCasts for Empowerment

Reconstructed PodCasts for Empowerment

Here are the podcasts by the Reconstructed Team: Episode 1: In the beginning (Brent, Monique, Craig, Reagen and Bradley) Episode 2:Prof. Alexander address at Reconstructed Graduation 2008 Episode 3:The story of Craig Ross Episode 4:The story of Brent Williams Episode 5:The story of Monique Theron Episode 6:The story of Bradley Naidoo Episode 7:The story of …

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Twitter integration into our Advice Support Network

Twitter integration into our Advice Support Network

As we continually try and serve more with our Advice Support Network we’ve now integrated Twitter into our system providing our support services to users on this micro-blogging platform. To add us via twitter for Drug Advice Support (DAS) follow @advicesupport and Debt Breaker follow @DebtBreakerZa. We are excited to offer these services to our …

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Featured on Interactive Cultures

Featured on Interactive Cultures

It was a great privilege to be a guest blogger on the Interactive Cultures Blog that is being managed by Jon Hickman. The post “A Letter from Cape Town” was published yesterday and you can read it here Abstract from post:“Marlon Parker is a South Africa based social media educator. He is visiting the UK, …

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Net Prophet the perfect wake-up call

Net Prophet the perfect wake-up call

Alarm went off at 6am and it was my wake up call to attend the First Net Prophet Event in Pinelands, Cape Town. With winter weather outside and still tired I was hesitant and very close to not attending but with such an interesting line up and having the “Prophets”, “Gurus” and peers of Web, …

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Breaking Barriers with Debt Breaker

Breaking Barriers with Debt Breaker

Last night we had our first radio interview on 1Africa media sharing more about Debt Breaker and its advantages to consumers. With many being over-indebted and being able to get advice and support via mobile and web technologies it interesting to see how this will be accepted in other African countries that was listening in …

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