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Science in the developing world, green open access, and twitter

For those of us that monitor twitter™ space with a tool like tweetdeck™, the availability of a new archived pre-print like Alma Swan and Martin Hall’s Why Open Access can change science in the developing world in less than 48 hours old in the repository, and already more than 30 readers have discovered it. This is [...]

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Wed, September 15 2010 » Uncategorized » No Comments

Need a break from Google-Apple brawl? Microsoft launches an Open “Fourth Paradigm”

What happens when Apple and Google decide to settle a grudge match in public over the future of the mobile phone? My recommendation: Take a break….and download Microsoft Research‘s first open access monograph, The Fourth Paradigm: Data-Intensive Scientific Discovery. This book is currently available as separate PDF files for online reading or downloading, and print and [...]

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Mon, March 15 2010 » Uncategorized » No Comments