Thanks to prolific NZ politics blogger Idiot/Savant of No Right Turn, I just discovered DocumentCloud, a platform for journalists who want to share and annotate the source documents on which they base their articles. From my brief tour, it looks like a fantastic tool, and I’m pleased to note that all of the software that powers it is available as free code, currently hosted on GitHub.

On a personal note, I’m currently in the process of moving cities, so expect very few new posts on this blog until that transition is complete. Also, Quitter.se has been offline for a number of days, so I’ve been unable to do any micro-blogging there. That site has been unreliable for some time, and I’ve been meaning to either move to a new host, or start experimenting with self-hosting. In the meantime, I don’t really have time to share links or shower thoughts anyway, I just want to reassure folks I haven’t left the planet ;)

Update 2018/01/29:  Quitter.se appears to be back up and running today.

Filed January 26th, 2018 under independent media, open source
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