Rewriting rules

January 2, 2007


A nice video here about the MIT/Wharton project called We Are Smarter Than Me. The project uses a wiki to create a collaboratively written book about web 2 – anyone and everyone is welcome to contribute. The outcome of people’s contributions so far? “And now we have ultimate chaos, they’re literally rewriting the code of the software, saying ‘we’d like to see these new features, these new functions be incorporated.’ It’d be like someone writing not just the content for a story or for a tv show, but literally changing the way you produce the show, and changing the directions….”


One Response to “Rewriting rules”

  1. Brilliant – a classic ‘phoarmat’ example 😉

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