dismissed as chance!
Moments apart, two of my favorite evangerealists make beautifully similar points in unrelated posts:
Gavin Clabaugh, shortly after panel at New America Foundation on how philanthropic data does, can or should change the world:
@glcabaugh: Fading barriers: bandwidth, storage, crunch power, access to data. The probs:what ?s to ask/ how to ask ’em& what the answers mean #givedata
And Brian Reich, responding to a different post:
@BrianReich: For social media to transform society, and reach it’s potential, @equalman, focus must be on content and usage not platform or toolset.
To attempt to distill the point about context over tech even more, I thought about quoting “It Ain’t the Meat, It’s the Motion,” but it didn’t seem like a 100% fit. I did, however, learn from Google that rock star Southside Johnny Lyon has my birthday. So that’s something …