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Dave Winer: Too much linear thinking in news

Dave Winer – Too much linear thinking in news:

“I think they [Circa] were on to something. Starting topics, and then adding stories to each topic as the news comes in. A story isn't something that's published once and done, it's more of a process.

[…] Circa resisted joining the open web. I think that was a fundamental mistake. […] Each story must have a way to get to it through a Web address.

[…] There's never been a long-term thriving tech company that wasn't run by a user.”

See my blog post (in German) on topic centric news publishing: Journalismus: Themenzentriertes Arbeiten, vernetzte Beiträge und hilfreiche Software


Mon, 06 Jul 2015 07:52:00 +0000

DC-X DAM system architecture, data structures, and APIs

Yesterday, we met with a potential customer’s tech and development team who were interested in the backend of our DC-X DAM system.

I gave a quick overview of the system architecture, the most important data structures, and our brand new JSON API.

Here’s the slides of my presentation (or download a PDF of the presentation):

Read the full article…

Thu, 02 Jul 2015 09:04:00 +0000