Links tagged with “clayshirky”
Shirky: A Group Is Its Own Worst Enemy
Clay’s 2003 ETech talk about online communities is still a good read.
Napster, Udacity, and the Academy
Clay on free online courses being to universities as file sharing was/is to the music industry. Even aside from that, worth it for making clear the variety and scale (ie, how tiny Ivy League is) of US higer education.
Russell M Davies: History will remember Samuel Pepy’s blog (Wired UK)
Nearly there. (Thanks Russell!)
Wikileaks and the Long Haul
Yes. I’m unsure about the Wikileaks thing too, but the US’s government’s reaction to it is the thing that scares me.
Rescuing The Reporters « Clay Shirky
On how much of a local newspaper is actual news, and suggesting that they should be non-profit organisations.
2.0 Expo 2008: Clay Shirky
Or watch Clay give that “how do they find the time?” talk in person on this video. Worth it; he’s an awesome speaker. (via Daring Fireballl)
Gin, Television, and Social Surplus - Here Comes Everybody
Clay on the answer to “where do they [gamers, Wikipedias, bloggers, etc.] find the time?” By watching less TV. Great stuff.
Clay Shirky + Brian Eno on the Power of Networks at ICA (Institute of Contemporary Arts) (Monday, March 17, 2008) - Upcoming
Shirky and Eno, together at last! Awesome bald’n’brainy action ahoy! See you there.
TIME.com Print Page: TIME Magazine — The Road Ahead
A handful of celebs-in-the-weblog-world talk about the future. (via Kottke)
Shirky: Group as User: Flaming and the Design of Social Software
Worth reading even if it only included this quote: