Decentralized Web Summit pt.4: Panels & Talks

See part 1 See part 2 See part 3 After the Big Guns, others started to talk. There were panels, lightening talks, workshops and informal meal socials. Peer to Peer Networks The first talk was a panel about Peer to Peer networks. I was thinking that we already have...

Decentralized Web Summit pt.3: Big Guns

See Part 1 See Part 2 Sir Tim Berners-Lee @timberners_lee He is the director of the WWW Consortium. He was really hard for me to understand. He is so smart and talks so fast that mere mortals have to run to catch up. He made some excellent points Sites/services such...

Decentralized Web Summit pt.2: Big Guns

See part 1. As I said the concept of the “Decentralized Web” wasn’t made very clear at the Summit. Everyone seemed to know what everyone else was talking about. Mitchell Baker (one of the few women and a powerhouse in her own right) explained it like...

Decentralized Web Summit pt.1

I spent the last day and a half at the Decentralized Web Summit. My head is about to explode. Seriously. This conference was so out of my normal scheme that it really shook things up for me. I don’t think that it will blow my life into a new stratosphere or...

Content Management – Valuing Content Practically

Some time ago, I talked a little about information reuse and content management. I have had the opportunity to talk with a company that is experiencing this right now. The short version is that people cannot find the information they need and doing their jobs is...

Various & Interesting #4

  Michael Ginsborg, NOCALL President shared the title of a post by NOCALL member Sarah Lin which was published at the On Firmer Ground blog. Sarah offers us tips on how to deploy our data sources to better track collection usage. She describes new ways to think...