Eugene Eric Kim wrote a manifesto for collaborative tools.
These four steps for improving collaborative tools are his conclusion:
I found the link via Bill de hora. With him, I started thinking RDF RDF RDF halfway the article. He sees an additional problem:
The essential problem is that vendors do not want to offer collaboration at the risk of undercutting their wares through interoperation. Collaboration neccessitates the free flow of data across applications - whereas most vendors would rather produce suites and kitchen-sink uber-apps to encapsulate as many uses of data as possible.
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