• AMMDI is an open-notebook hypertext writing experiment, authored by Mike Travers aka @mtraven. It's a work in progress and some parts are more polished than others. Comments welcome! More.
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Talmudic Notetaking

04 Jun 2021 01:59 - 01 Jan 2022 07:48

    • What distinguishes this from, say, Roam, which has a pretty vanilla structure that it inherits from standard web and wiki conventions?
      • Emphasizes annotation
      • Chunks are not named topics but pieces of an ongoing conversation
        • this is equivalent to comment threads
      • A clear hierarchy of central text with annotations and meta-annotations clearly subordinate
        • this might just be due to the practical constraints of paper, or a deep reflection of a hierarchical, centralizing world view.