by Jean-François Degelaen
Dec 23, 2011
This information should ideally enable others to gain time by being:
What do you think about this?
Thanks for your reaction since this is a subject I'm still exploring.
I think you are catching a trend here that is already happening.
The catch-word is "curation".
Scoop.it is an example of a platform that allows to curate news you find around the net, or even to publish your own if you have.
Reliability is still an issue. Our trust networks are well developed for individuals, but that unfortunately doesn't scale well for the web. There are, however, some efforts to remedy that.
Trust Cloud, I believe, is one of them
and there are others.
Easy discussion is facilitated by the various social networks. Hopefully we will be able to move to some network that is decentralized or entirely p2p based, soon. As the situation is now, there is a heavy price to pay in terms of privacy, for using the social networks. But still - all things considered - it may well be worth it. A lot of people seem to think so.
Feb 11, 2012