Archive for April, 2013

ANVC Scalar looks interesting, but isn’t quite open source yet.

Thursday, April 11th, 2013

ANVC Scalar looks very promising: Scalar is a free, open source authoring and publishing platform that’s designed to make it easy for authors to write long-form, born-digital scholarship online. Scalar enables users to assemble media from multiple sources and juxtapose them with their own writing in a variety of ways, with minimal technical expertise required. […]

How easy is a Morozov-style takedown of Evgeny Morozov?

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013

I just read Evgeny Morozov’s critique of Tim O’Reilly in the Baffler. It misses its mark pretty widely. I know Tim, and have worked with him on some of the things mentioned in the piece, and I don’t recognize the man Morozov thinks he’s writing about. The article is profoundly intellectually ungenerous. If there are […]