Weaving a Web of Trust

Jennifer wrote a piece (which is well worth reading) in Science Magazine: “Increasingly, people are studying social and collaborative Web technologies for use in science. However, issues such as privacy, confidentiality, and trust arise around the use of these technologies. Science is crucially based on knowing provenance–who produced what, how and where–and on the Web, trusting scientific information is becoming more difficult for both scientists and the general public. User-generated content, even from professionals, can be opinionated (both informed and uninformed), inaccurate, and deceiving.” More.

2 Responses to “Weaving a Web of Trust”

  1. Anonymous says:

    How do I add this to my RSS reader? Sorry I’m a newbie :(