Monthly Archives: March 2009

Networks reinforcing trust

There’s a real concern among some networkers in how to get granted that we can trust someone we’ve met on the net.  Trust is a fundamental value in networking and virtual networks make it more difficult to guess. Yes, we … Continue reading

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New opportunities for ITC and tourism research

We often believe that every time we gather experts in a meeting to discuss the future of research, new  ideas appear easily but they are hardly feasable. That is because we often thihnk in what we would like to happen … Continue reading

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El paradigma del avestruz

No hay duda de que los tiempos de crisis agudizan el ingenio en general y alertan a los conformistas para tomar consciencia de que hay que actuar. Habría que preguntarse, sin embargo, que pasa con las voluntades políticas que andan … Continue reading

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La modernidad liquida

Hace unos días,  mientras rebuscaba en las estanterías de una vieja librería del centro de Girona, me regalé un libro de aquellos vigorizantes en tiempos de escasez de alegría. Se trata de “El Arte de la Vida” de Zygmunt Bauman, … Continue reading

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Democracy and networks

I always observe with much interest the evolution of an election and follow the media trying to predict the results with very precise surveys. According to the results of the final voting day that normally are identical to the predictions … Continue reading

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Humour and compromise

We often believe that leisure is just an activity that impacts us indivudually. Leisure as culture is part of social life and impacts all society. Show business and cinema attract milions of people and the preferences of the majority influence … Continue reading

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