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8 Aug - Notebook, note and link to #decweb Zotero library


TBC no date 'Recommendations on the Development, Use and Provision of Research Software'

TBC no date transitive credit

TBC no date Software Libraries / Indexes - examples

TBC no date - mapping Software Citation (info graphic) - (trial version done with 1 Aug round up)

TBC no date POSTER (made in house)

TBC - (postponed until autumn) Full piece as blog - The Future of Software Citation - collaborative piece Announcement Published 25/7/18

TBC July - Postponed till after summer - Announce working on Wikipedia entries for 'Software Citation', en, de?, fr?, maybe more? - Notebook

Next theme: Decentralized Web

Start publishing: 27 august - 5 October (6 weeks); Blog post slots - 6 to 10; start using notebook for smaller editor posts; a OS MOOC contribution

Articles - for Decentralized Web theme

Min / max - one article a week, two possible as the area if large and popular - plus Notebook and MOOC


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  1. Decentralized Web conference - 
    1. options if we can't get this covered? - wasn't possible to find anyone to cover
  2. Pre-story on Blockchain for Science conf Berlin - this can be with one of the main participants
    1. backup story?
  3. Solid new releases - SDK, app building: 
    1. possible interview TBL?
  4. Governance - 1 or 2 article to describe different types of governance
  5. Governance - 1 or 2 article to describe different types of governance - New economy and stakeholder in science with the well financed commercial players from Blockchain / crypto currency
  6. Research project examples: DAT - CDL - In these three articles need to demonstrate a variety of issues.
  7. Research project examples: Solid - Dolieli
  8. Research project examples: Blockchain - ?  
  9. DW connected to DevOps
  10. New social networks and the replacement of research gate with new DW player, with New economy component
  • We can run supporting material in the notebook
  • What will work well for OS MOOC?

Other DecWeb leads

Thinking about the Decentralized Web

Use cases

  • Personal data / information
  • Authoring / attribution
  • Sensor data availability
  • Public records
  • Orphaned data
  • Anonymous data
  • Bibliometric and indicator information
  • Granular locations / ID

Ideas / stories

(looking for existing literature and cases) - add examples here:

  • New governance and new economy - #govecon
    • Commons
    • Commercial rivals to publishing corps from Cryto / FinTech
      • Lack of tech innovation from corp sector
      • Mondialisation / Globalisation (Schaffer 2018) - China, India, BRICS, MENA, etc.
    • Institutional consortia
    • Role of institutions
    • Institutional provision
    • Trust
  • New Social Media for science / scholarship - #social
  • DevOps and DecWeb - #devops
  • Technical issues
    • Content addressable
    • Crypto IDs
    • Merkle Tree

Refs - this section (ideas / stories)

Schaffer 2018 

Twitter Pool


  • TWITTER Thread on all Software Citation articles SW 2/7

General - available to be worked on

Articles / Gen R work

To Do

  1. TWITTER Replicable Business Models for Replicable Science - 1. highlight the resources and generosity of being open, value for small press (as a multi part thread); 2. Ask libraries to comment on the economic model on twitter and in site comments; 3. Highlight the volume of publications of the press; 4. Point to other projects under OpenAIRE related research scheme.

  2. NOTEBOOK Partnering with OS MOOC - make an announce and have them do same (create letter of agreement), notebook article
  3. TWITTER Thread on all Software Citation articles


  1. Decentralized Web - theme announce 27/7


Events and calendared stories

Possible themes and content

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