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Mapping Events / Mapping Social Media Quite an interesting read. This book explores Hypercities through the medium of Digital Humanities..Todd Presner, David Shepard, and Yoh Kawano put digital humanities theory into practice to chart the proliferating cultural records of places around the world. Source: Hypercities Thick Mapping in the Digital Humanities [eScholarship]
Twitter helps disseminate information and knowledge. This is especially true within the digital humanities community where this social media takes an important place. Who’s following who in this network? Source: Martin Grandjean » Digital humanities, Data visualization, Network analysis » [Network analysis] Digital Humanities on Twitter, a small-world?
On March 18 2013, Tim, along with Vinton Cerf, Robert Kahn, Louis Pouzin and Marc Andreesen, was awarded the Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering for “ground-breaking innovation in engineering that has been of global benefit to humanity.” Source: https://www.w3.org/People/Berners-Lee/ The beauty about HTML is its symbolic and metaphorical simplicity. HTML tags describe a page […]
An excerpt from A Companion to Digital Humanities ed. Susan Schreibman, Ray Siemens, John Unsworth Technological “Miniaturization” According to the perspective of technological miniaturization, the first perspective I will treat, the Index Thomisticus went through three phases. The first one lasted less than 10 years. I began, in 1949, with only electro-countable machines with punched […]