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Parallel process collaboration

Whilst chaordinating (a word I keep slipping into sentences, and nobody even flinches, I hope they're not hearing coordinating, or they're missing the point) a truly epic event (which I really should write something about) with Gabriel Shalom (I should note we have 22 other collaborators, but this particular discussion was between the two of… Continue reading Parallel process collaboration

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The myth of the individual, AKA completely missing the point of Palomar 5

I just read another press article, and whilst it expresses coherently some of the great things explored and achieved at Palomar 5, it completely misses the point. It perpetuates the myth of the individual above collective output. What is it about our society that looks for the individual? That looks to place achievement on one… Continue reading The myth of the individual, AKA completely missing the point of Palomar 5

Community, Making the web better, technology, Web 2.0 Musings

A Call to Collaboration Part 1.

As part of my work for http://www.LocalEyes.org, I have identified that an issue faced collectively by Social Enterprises is reaching the "Community". Many groups already exist that "engage with the community", ie. they get together and they do stuff. The organisers of such groups, are exactly the kind of people, we should be helping, and… Continue reading A Call to Collaboration Part 1.