James Clay gives his views and thoughts on the Turbo T.E.L. JISC RSC SW event - also talking about Twitter its impact on communications.
This feels like a watershed moment for Sklarbro Country. Why? Because the great Amy Poehler stops by. And after her performance on the show, she should be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame. Not only does she own 5 yachts, but she is well versed in the rhymes of the Wu-Tang Clan. Scored by the LIVE music of The Henry Clay People, Amy shares some of her experiences on SNL and demonstrates her ability to yes-and without saying a single word.
The open-source world has learned to deal with a flood of new, oftentimes divergent, ideas using hosting services like GitHub — so why can’t governments? In this rousing talk Clay Shirky shows how democracies can take a lesson from the Internet, to be not just transparent but also to draw on the knowledge of all their citizens.
Clay Shirky argues that the history of the modern world could be rendered as the history of ways of arguing, where changes in media change what sort of arguments are possible — with deep social and political implications.