I'm David Rosenthal, and this is a place to discuss the work I'm doing in Digital Preservation.
Tuesday, November 12, 2019
Academic Publishers As Parasites
This is just a quick post to draw attention to From symbiont to parasite: the evolution of for-profit science publishing by UCSF's Pete...
Thursday, October 31, 2019
Aviation's Groundhog Day
Searching for 40-year old lessons for Boeing in the grounding of the DC-10 by Jon Ostrower is subtitled An eerily similar crash in Chicago ...
Thursday, October 24, 2019
Future of Open Access
The Future of OA: A large-scale analysis projecting Open Access publication and readership by Heather Piwowar, Jason Priem and Richard Orr ...
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
I've been writing about how important Memento is for Web archiving, and how its success depends upon the effectiveness of Memento Aggre...
Thursday, October 17, 2019
Be Careful What You Measure
"Be careful what you measure, because that's what you'll get" is a management platitude dating back at least to V. F. Ridg...
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
Nanopore Technology For DNA Storage
DNA assembly for nanopore data storage readout by Randolph Lopez et al from the UW/Microsoft team continues their steady progress in devel...
Thursday, October 10, 2019
Real-Time Gross Settlement
Cryptocurrency advocates appear to believe that the magic of cryptography makes the value of trust zero, but they’re wrong. Follow me below ...
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