David Weinberger & Doc Searls: World of Ends What the Internet Is and How to Stop Mistaking It for Something Else.

World of Ends What the Internet Is and How to Stop Mistaking It for Something Else. EXTRACTThe Nutshell 1. The Internet isn’t complicated   .   2. The Internet isn’t a thing. It’s an agreement.   .   3. The Internet is stupid. 4. Adding value to the Internet lowers its value.   .   5. All the Internet’s value grows …

Who’s Who in Collective Intelligence: David Weinberger

David Weinberger (born 1950 in New York) is an American technologist, professional speaker, and commentator, probably best known as co-author of the Cluetrain Manifesto (originally a website, and eventually a book, which has been described as “a primer on Internet marketing”). Weinberger’s work focuses on how the Internet is changing human relationships, communication, and society. …

INTERVIEW: Open Everything – with Robert David STEELE Vivas UPDATED to Add Parts V and VI

Open Everything – Interview with Robert David STEELE Vivas David Balaban Privacy PC, April 2-8, 2013 PART I  Open Everything – Interview with Robert David STEELE Vivas This section open with Mr. Steele’s thoughts on CIA and CIA IT. PART II:  Open Everything – Interview with Robert David STEELE Vivas. Part 2 This section of …

Worth a Look: David Winberger on Too Big to Know and Howard Rheingold on Net Smart

Too Big to Know: Rethinking Knowledge Now That the Facts Aren’t the Facts, Experts Are Everywhere, and the Smartest Person in the Room Is the Room David Weinberger Released 3 January 2012 Clay Shirky, author of Here Comes Everybody and Cognitive Surplus “Too Big To Know is Weinberger’s brilliant synthesis of myriad little debates—information overload, …

Sepp Hasslberger: New Clues Internet Manifesto

121 separate points and many links.  A “must read.” New Clues Doc Searls and David Weinberger Cluetrain.com, 8 January 2015 EXTRACT 78 If Facebook is your experience of the Net, then you’ve strapped on goggles from a company with a fiduciary responsibility to keep you from ever taking the goggles off. 79 Google, Amazon, Facebook, …

OSE Manifesto in Spanish – Chapter 1

The OSE Manifesto is being translated into Chinese, French, and Spanish. Here is the first chapter in Spanish. Capítulo 1: “Ábrete Sésamo” Translated by Sebastian Sepulveda “Fuente-Abierta Total” es un concepto filosófico y cultural que es esencial para la creación de un mundo próspero y en armonía, un mundo que funcione con un 100% de …

Answers: Robert Steele to Kevjn Lim on Big Data

Kevjn Lim is an independent writer and Middle East foreign policy analyst at Open Briefing: The Civil Society Intelligence Agency. In the latter half of 2013, he was Turkey representative for the Syria Needs Analysis Project (SNAP), covering the Syrian crisis in the northern governorates and Turkey. From 2007-2011, he served as delegate with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in …

900 Years of Tree Diagrams, the Most Important Data Viz Tool in History

900 Years of Tree Diagrams, the Most Important Data Viz Tool in History By Kyle VanHemert WIRED, 04.08.14 You’d be excused for thinking infographics are a modern invention. We’ve witnessed an explosion of data visualization in the last half decade, and only occasionally are we reminded of the field’s historical forebears, like Florence Nightingale’s polar …

Review: Present Shock: When Everything Happens Now

Doug Rushkoff 5.0 out of 5 stars Rich Manifesto for Humanity — Hit Pause, Do NOT Let IT Fry Your Brain, March 21, 2013 In some ways this book picks up from Four Arguments for the Elimination of Television and Silicon Snake Oil: Second Thoughts on the Information Highway but it has its own structure …