Sunday, 10 February 2008

Gimme Primer!

Neal Stephenson of Snow Crash fame does it again and predicts the future in The Diamond Age.

"What if Napster stocked textbooks? Engineering professor Richard Baraniuk talks about his vision for Connexions, an open-source system that lets teachers share digital texts and course materials, modify them and give them to their students -- all free, thanks to Creative Commons licensing."

Not quite the Primer just yet, but we're on our way! 8)

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