The other day, skimming through my folder of “to-read” material, I stumbled upon this report comnig from Europeana, titled: “Report and Recommendations from the Task Force on Metadata Quality“. As I have taken part in a project that actually contributed content to Europeana (Natural Europe, 2010-2013), I have been concerned with the quality of metadata in this context… Read More Metadata Quality in Europeana
In economics, there’s the definition (phenomenon if you will) of the impossible trinity. It’s actually a trilemma in international economics which states that it’s impossible to have all three of the following at the same time: A fixed foreign exchange rate Free capital movement (absense of capital controls) An independent monetary policy Reading about it in… Read More The Impossible Trinity of Metadata
Well, this is no apocalypse or anything, and it has been with us for quite some time. But, it was not until recently that I read this article of Business Insider that got me thinking about who generates content and who consumes content in a UGC solution, either this is an app, or a website or… Read More User Generated Content & the “1-9-90” Rule!