Thu.Jun 24, 2021

A storage crisis

Doc Searls

The best new phones come with the ability to shoot 108 megapixel photos, record 4K video with stereo sound, and pack the results into a terabyte of onboard storage. But what do you do when that storage fills up? If you want to keep those files, you’ll need to offload them somewhere.

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What becomes of journalism when everybody can write or cast?

Doc Searls

Formalized journalism is outnumbered. In the industrialized world (and in much of the world that isn’t), nearly everyone of a double-digit age has a Net-connected mobile device for sharing words they write and scenes they shoot.

Redux 002: Listen Up

Doc Searls

This is a a post on my (pre-blog) website. In retrospect, it turned out to be a dry run for both The Cluetrain Manifesto and a chapter of t he book by the same name, which came out in 1999 and 2000, respectively. The brand names I drop are mostly ancient history now. But the points made are still good. Listen Up. By Doc Searls. April 16, 1998 . “All I know is that first you’ve got to get mad. You’ve got to say, I’m a human being, goddammit! My life has value!

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