annotator-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Edward Silverton <e.silver...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Greetings from an annotation enthusiast in Istanbul
Date Thu, 27 Apr 2017 09:48:13 GMT
REST Fest looks great, I'm familiar with Irina Bolychevsky's work.
Unfortunately is clashes with something for me.

Happy to add things to the Wiki pending keys :-)


On Wed, 26 Apr 2017 at 21:50 Benjamin Young <byoung@bigbluehat.com> wrote:

> Agree completely!
>
>
> FWIW, I am trying to get the REST Fest conference I co-organize on it's
> feet in the UK. It's in Edinburgh this year and might be of interest to
> y'all--especially given the re-decentralize keynote topic:
> http://2017.restfest.org/uk/
>
>
> Web Annotation Data Model & Protocol are meant to provide a webby (and
> therefore decentralized) method of storing, sharing, and publishing Web
> Annotations.
>
>
> I sadly will miss out on this one, but would be honored if all of you went
> in my stead. ^_^ And...here's to next year! and other event opportunities!
>
>
> Oh, and if anyone has/knows of annotation related news, events, projects,
> etc, I'd love to start keeping track of them on the wiki and get them up to
> http://annotator.apache.org/
>
>
> Ask here if you need keys to the confluence castle. ^_^
>
>
> Cheers!
>
> Benjamin
>
>
> --
>
> http://bigbluehat.com/
>
> http://linkedin.com/in/benjaminyoung
>
> ________________________________
> From: uskudarli.teacher@gmail.com <uskudarli.teacher@gmail.com> on behalf
> of S Uskudarli <suzan.uskudarli@boun.edu.tr>
> Sent: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 4:38:25 PM
> To: dev@annotator.incubator.apache.org
> Subject: Re: Greetings from an annotation enthusiast in Istanbul
>
> I have not had a chance to read through yet, but yes yes yes, the trails
> project sound wonderful.
>
> See Benjamin, you simply have to come up with ways of informing us folks in
> far away places. I was able to sort of vonbect via hangouts last time and
> bugging dinesh. We are here to pay attention, so it on us too.
>
>
>
>
> On Wednesday, April 26, 2017, Edward Silverton <e.silverton@gmail.com>
> wrote:
> > No chance I'm afraid! I'm based in the UK - just got back from a trip to
> > California too :-)
> >
> > Glad to hear you're interested in trails, would be great to see if
> there's
> > any overlap with our mutual projects.
> >
> > On 26 Apr 2017 8:32 pm, "Benjamin Young" <byoung@bigbluehat.com> wrote:
> >
> >> Trails sounds amazing, Ed!
> >>
> >>
> >> What are the chances you'll be at http://iannotate.org/ next week? ^_^
> >>
> >>
> >> --
> >>
> >> http://bigbluehat.com/
> >>
> >> http://linkedin.com/in/benjaminyoung
> >>
> >> ________________________________
> >> From: Edward Silverton <e.silverton@gmail.com>
> >> Sent: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 1:07:35 PM
> >> To: dev@annotator.incubator.apache.org
> >> Subject: Re: Greetings from an annotation enthusiast in Istanbul
> >>
> >> Hi Suzan,
> >>
> >> I'm involved in a couple of annotation-related projects that may
> interest
> >> you.
> >>
> >> Regarding the DB vanishing: I'm working with the IPFS team (
> http://ipfs.io
> >> )
> >> on a project to allow decentralised real time annotation between IIIF
> >> viewers: https://github.com/ipfs/notes/issues/240
> >>
> >> This should allow annotations to be easily persisted beyond any single
> >> database boundary.
> >>
> >> I've also developed a proposal for creating "trails" of content using
> the
> >> Web Annotation Data Model: https://github.com/memex/trails-proposal
> >>
> >> The idea here is to allow presentations/documentaries to be remixed and
> >> repurposed.
> >>
> >> Regards,
> >>
> >> Ed
> >>
> >> On Wed, 26 Apr 2017 at 15:24 Benjamin Young <byoung@bigbluehat.com>
> wrote:
> >>
> >> > Ha! Yeah...I should at least write-up what happens. I did post here
> about
> >> > the event, and would love to know if others are going!
> >> >
> >> >
> >> > Happy Wednesday, everybody,
> >> >
> >> > Benjamin
> >> >
> >> >
> >> > --
> >> >
> >> > http://bigbluehat.com/
> >> >
> >> > http://linkedin.com/in/benjaminyoung
> >> >
> >> > ________________________________
> >> > From: Suzan Uskudarli <suzan.uskudarli@gmail.com>
> >> > Sent: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 10:01:58 AM
> >> > To: dev@annotator.incubator.apache.org
> >> > Subject: Re: Greetings from an annotation enthusiast in Istanbul
> >> >
> >> > Maybe they will be inspired by some ideas of your head mounted camera
> >> > during iAnnotate ;-) See, I am such a good example.
> >> >
> >> > On Wed, Apr 26, 2017 at 4:53 PM, Benjamin Young <
> byoung@bigbluehat.com>
> >> > wrote:
> >> >
> >> > > So great to have you here, Suzan!
> >> > >
> >> > >
> >> > > Your input and ideas will be helpful in the coming year.
> >> > >
> >> > >
> >> > > To those also on this list, I'd love to hear a basic write-up from
> each
> >> > of
> >> > > you (if you'd like). Suzan set a good example. ^_^
> >> > >
> >> > >
> >> > > "Community over code" being a key component of The Apache Way. :D
> >> > >
> >> > >
> >> > > Thanks again, Suzan!
> >> > >
> >> > > Benjamin
> >> > >
> >> > >
> >> > > --
> >> > >
> >> > > http://bigbluehat.com/
> >> > >
> >> > > http://linkedin.com/in/benjaminyoung
> >> > >
> >> > > ________________________________
> >> > > From: Suzan Uskudarli <suzan.uskudarli@gmail.com>
> >> > > Sent: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 9:43:18 AM
> >> > > To: dev@annotator.incubator.apache.org
> >> > > Subject: Greetings from an annotation enthusiast in Istanbul
> >> > >
> >> > > Hi,
> >> > >
> >> > > My name is Susan Uskudarli. I work at Bogazici University as a
> faculty
> >> > > member in Computer Engineering dept (we don't really have CS dept
in
> >> > > Turkey, it is more like a CS dept).
> >> > >
> >> > > I teach the mandatory undergrad courses on software engineering
> (yep,
> >> > > students love me >:) ), also grad courses on coopreation
> technologies
> >> and
> >> > > social semantic web. I am highly interested in cooperative and
> >> > > collaborative technologies.
> >> > >
> >> > > I have been working with T B Dinesh, (who has been active and an
> >> advocate
> >> > > of annotations) for a long time on hobby projects. Hobbies meaning
> >> > things I
> >> > > really care about, which I imagine is a shared experience by all.
> >> > >
> >> > > In the last couple of years I have had my students work on projects
> >> that
> >> > > included the Web Annotation Data Model (even way before it reached
> its
> >> RC
> >> > > level). They are to implement projects including annotations. They
> >> learn
> >> > a
> >> > > lot. I enjoy exploring the creativity and utility of annotations
> with
> >> > them.
> >> > > I wish some of their projects were up, but as with many projects,
> the
> >> DB
> >> > > vanishes and nothing works after they leave.
> >> > >
> >> > > This semester I have some students working on cultural heritage with
> >> > > annotations as well as a some other crowdsourcing projects that rely
> on
> >> > > annotations. I think annotations are fantastic for learning and
> >> > exploring.
> >> > > By trying to design systems that use them, they can't prevent being
> >> > exposed
> >> > > to its benefits. Although it takes them a really long time. You
> would
> >> > think
> >> > > they would have better abstraction skills :)  I will share any
> >> experience
> >> > > that results from there.
> >> > >
> >> > > I hope to find some time this summer to do a bit of prototyping
> >> myself. I
> >> > > am very interested in the community related applications of
> annotations
> >> > as
> >> > > well as semantic annotations.
> >> > >
> >> > > Very best to you all. I look forward to all the good things that are
> >> > going
> >> > > to emerge from here. I should say continue to emerge.
> >> > >
> >> > > --s
> >> > >
> >> >
> >>
> >
>

Mime
  • Unnamed multipart/alternative (inline, None, 0 bytes)
View raw message