Team Digital Preservation, go!

Oggi, in questa mini-conferenza che il DILL ha organizzato a Pisa, abbiamo visto questi video (secondo me fenomenali, creati da DigitalPreservationEurope): Digital preservation è un argomento particolare, di cui si parla poco, ma che rimane e rimarrà capitale: archiviare, preservare, conservare informazione in forma digitale per gli anni a venire. Tipo quello che stanno facendoContinua a leggere “Team Digital Preservation, go!”

Digital Libraries as Phenotypes for Digital Societies, Gary Marchionini. #ECDL 2009

NOTE: Live-blogging. Getting things wrong. Missing points. Omitting key information. Introducing artificial choppiness. Over-emphasizing small matters. Paraphrasing badly. Not running a spellpchecker. Mangling other people’s ideas and words. Posted without re-reading. You are warned, people. (thanks for this, Dave!) Gary Marchionini is professor in the School of Information ad Library Science. His interests are relatedContinua a leggere “Digital Libraries as Phenotypes for Digital Societies, Gary Marchionini. #ECDL 2009”

Pirati, of course.

At a more general level, it’s often difficult to picture the glamorous superstars of show business as “victims” in the first place – not to mention the big monopolists who produce these stars and starlets. With regard to the latter, some commentators have even characterized P2P file-sharing as a protest movement against a overcharging, stubbornContinua a leggere “Pirati, of course.”