30 Jul '11, 4am

Om du er intr i teori om "informasjon" her er en liten "bibel"

Om du er intr i teori om "informasjon" her er en liten "bibel"

Even before I was a few pages into The Information , a deep, sometimes frustrating but nonetheless superb book by James Gleick, I knew I had to ask him to speak at Web 2 this year. Not only did The Information speak to the theme of the conference this year (the Data Frame ), I also knew Gleick, one of science's foremost historians and storytellers, would have a lot to say to our industry. Now that I've finished the book (and by no means will it be the last time I read it) I can say I'm positively brimming with questions I'd like to ask the author. And perhaps most vexing is this: "What is Information, anyway?" If you read The Information for the answer to this question, you may leave the work a bit perplexed. It may be in there, somewhere, but it's not stated as such. And somehow, that's OK, because you leave the book far more ready to think about the question than when yo...

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