I have spent a lot more time than usual this week looking over community web and social networking sites where tallbastard has active accounts and as a consequence am renewing links with friends and collaborators I had let slip whilst squirreling around on my OWN in SE8.
Today was no exception and it has resulted in several intriguing discoveries. Not least is Booki.cc ba clean and simple publishing model which Adam Hyde has been fostering alongside the very successful flossmanuals.org initiative.
In reading through his report on outcomes of the recent Transmediale festival in Berlin was introduced to thimbl.net which proposes a very neat method for distributed social networking utilising low overhead and high availability software already generically supported and in place around the web.. yes FB
I also ordered a copy of OpenWeb, the product of a recent BookSprint which reviews reality of Web Openness and its slippery slope which you can find out more about here.. go on!