The Garden and the Stream: A Technopastoral | Hapgood
hapgood.us

I suspect this will be a canonical text for me moving forward with myhub.ai.Mike Caulfield in 2015, when my first hub was only about 2 years old, had also "been experimenting with another form of social media called federated wiki... instead of blogging and tweeting your experience you wiki’d it. And over time the wiki became a representation…

Now it’s easier to tailor Flipboard to your interests
www.fastcompany.com
Card image

Another example of topic-based aggregation being better at avoiding the toxic effects of a socially-based newsfeed (cf Reddit).Flipboard's new feature lets them quickly specify the subjects they care most about from among its 30,000-plus topics... "Flipboard uses AI to classify the articles and videos it’s aggregating and weave them into…

Marketing Beyond Cookies cartoon
marketoonist.com
Card image

A simple cartoon can spark a lot of thinking: what happens after "the “Cookiepocalypse” — when Google Chrome follows up on its promise to cut support for the third-party cookie by 2022"?My preferred answer is: better content marketing? Actually providing value to people, rather than surveilling and stalking them around the web?Others par…

Knowledge gardening is recursive - by Gordon Brander - Subconscious
subconscious.substack.com

Here's a good question: "If we carefully closed the right feedback loops, could we construct a creative flywheel that generates finished works?... knowledge gardening. You collect and plant idea seeds, returning periodically to water and weed... As a kind of self-organizing system, it can’t happen without some kind of feedback loop... …

Post-Alpha Feature: AI-supported MyHub authoring toolkit
mathewlowry.myhub.ai
Card image

An innovative writing toolkit will further extend the productivity tools offered to MyHub editors.

Post-Alpha Feature: Simplifying Zettelkasten by working out loud
mathewlowry.medium.com
Card image

What did I learn about learning as I explored using Zettelkasten idea and knowledge management to write five newsletters about disinformation in the 2020 US elections?

What is ActivityPub, and how will it change the internet?
jeremydormitzer.com
Card image

ActivityPub separates content from platform. Posts from one platform propagate to other platforms, and users don’t need an account on every platform ... for ex., YouTube clone PeerTube and Mastodon both implement it, so is Mastodon user A follows PeerTube user B, B's new videos will appear in A's Mastodon feed. A can even comment on it f…

Don’t just Build a Second Brain: share (part of) it
medium.com
Card image

I’m exploring how MyHub.ai could become a unique hybrid of personal publishing and productivity tools by launching a newsletter powered by Zettelkasten knowledge and idea management, all hosted on my Hub.

Blogging on Platforms and on MyHub.ai: 3 options
mathewlowry.myhub.ai
Card image

Should you blog on dedicated blogging platforms like Medium, or on your Hub? It's not an either/or.

Designing social platforms fit for the future
medium.com
Card image

For the 6th episode of his Futurized podcast, Trond Undheim asked me why surveillance capitalism inevitably leads to polarised, undemocratic and dysfunctional societies, and what we must do about it... If we don’t change course, in the future we will be less will informed, more polarised, massively manipulated, living in more corrupt and less demo…

Integrating Zettelkasten Pages into MyHub.ai
medium.com
Card image

I needed to review everything I had ever Hubbed relevant to surveillance capitalism, polarisation, social media and society... As I cast around for something interesting to say, I realised a MyHub.ai Service Page could help organise and clarify my thoughts: I would use it to create a Zettelkasten Permanent Note...While not a blog post, it is defin…

FAQ: My Hub's been created. How do I get started?
youtu.be
Card image

In 7 minutes you'll learn how to get your password, edit your about page and use the bookmarklet to start curating content to your Hub.

Imagining new MyHub.ai features as the pilot Hubs launch
medium.com
Card image

This month sees the first generation of Hubs (other than mine) go live, so it’s time to imagine what comes next: AI integration? Filter-bubble Piercers? HubBots? Factcheck-driven credibility scores?

Launching MyHub.ai
mathewlowry.myhub.ai
Card image

I officially launched the MyHub.ai alpha phase right smack in the middle of the 2020 coronavirus crisis.

21/03/2020
FAQ: What is MyHub.ai, What is a Hub, and Who’s it for?
mathewlowry.myhub.ai
Card image

MyHub.ai is a platform for individuals and companies who care about content. You use it to create your Hub: an AI-powered, ad-free centre for your online presence.

01/03/2020
A Text Renaissance
www.ribbonfarm.com
Card image

The Four Horsemen of this emerging Textopia are... Roam attempts to implement a near-full conception of hypertext as originally conceived by visionaries... looks like a cross between a slightly weird wiki and ... Evernote. It’s not... block-level addressability, transclusion ... and bidirectional linking ... utterly transform the writing experienc…

Post-Alpha Feature: How does MyHub support my personal productivity?
mathewlowry.myhub.ai
Card image

Behind the scenes, your Hub helps you extract the most value from the best content, rather than being drowned in a firehose of meh.

FAQ: How is MyHub.ai free and without ads? What is your business model?
mathewlowry.myhub.ai
Card image

MyHub is an ad-free, manipulation-free zone. Your privacy is 100% safe. How?

The PARA Method: A Universal System for Organizing Digital Information | Praxis
praxis.fortelabs.co
Card image

Imagine for a moment the perfect organizational system. One that supported and enhanced the work you do, telling you exactly where to put a piece of information, and exactly where to find it when you needed it...P.A.R.A. stands for Projects — Areas — Resources — Archives, the four top-level categories that encompass every type of information you m…

17/01/2020
A return to blogs (finally? sort of?) » Nieman Journalism Lab
www.niemanlab.org
Card image

the next generation of blogs will be shaped around the habits and conventions of today’s internet... so much communication takes place backstage, in group chats and on Slack, I’d expect new blogs to step in the same ambiguous territory as newsletters ... not everyone is looking, but privacy is neither airtight nor expected...escape hatches from th…

17/01/2020
Progressive Summarization: A Practical Technique for Designing Discoverable Notes | Praxis
praxis.fortelabs.co
Card image

The challenge of knowledge is not acquiring it... The challenge is knowing which knowledge is worth acquiring. And then building a system to forward bits of it through time, to the future ... challenge where it is most ... needed...when you’re applying that knowledge directly to a real-world challenge, you won’t have to worry about memorizing it..…

FAQ: Where can I get technical support and suggest new features?
mathewlowry.myhub.ai

Consult and comment on the MyHub.ai User Manual and suggest new features

02/12/1994
Can I import my own bookmarks?
mathewlowry.myhub.ai

Tagged bookmarks can easily be imported to get your Hub online quickly.

01/12/1994
FAQ: Does MyHub.ai support RSS?
mathewlowry.myhub.ai
Card image

Every collection of resources and search result on your Hub is available as an RSS feed: simply insert "/rss" in front of your @username in the URL. Click the title for more details,

01/12/1994
FAQ: How does my Hub’s search and browse work?
mathewlowry.myhub.ai
Card image

Hubs help your visitors easily find the content they're interested in. Your Hub's Homepage shows "The Best Stuff you Like, Think and Do about Everything, Anytime...": - ie the latest content you've Highlighted. Your visitors can alter that 'navigation phrase' to find what they want.

30/11/1994
FAQ: How do I curate Stuff onto my Hub?
mathewlowry.myhub.ai
Card image

Whenever you see something you want to Hub, just select some text and click the ‘bookmarklet’ button you’ve dragged onto your Browser’s toolbar.

Post-Alpha Feature: How would a MyHub chatbot work?
mathewlowry.myhub.ai
Card image

The chatbot you can find on my example Hub is a pale imitation of what Beta users should get.

30/11/1994
FAQ: Why is my Home Page empty?
mathewlowry.myhub.ai
Card image

The content you're creating is not showing up on your Home Page because your Home Page only shows Highlighted items. So click the star.

30/11/1994
FAQ: Can I Publish in full on my Hub?
mathewlowry.myhub.ai
Card image

Apart from using the bookmarklet to curate the Stuff you Like, Think and Do, you can publish full-length posts on your Hub.

28/11/1994
FAQ: How is MyHub.ai AI-powered?
mathewlowry.myhub.ai
Card image

MyHub’s AI engine automatically tags any content you put in your Inbox, Queue or Hub, in the process learning from you and your visitors.

28/11/1994
Cookies disclaimer

MyHub.ai saves very few cookies onto your device: we need some to monitor site traffic using Google Analytics, while another protects you from a cross-site request forgeries. Nevertheless, you can disable the usage of cookies by changing the settings of your browser. By browsing our website without changing the browser settings, you grant us permission to store that information on your device. More details in our Privacy Policy.

I agree