We Are Smarter Than Me (a “stories of art” variant)

An early experimental option of our local image library system DigiBeeld has been the possibility to relate two (reproductions of) works of art by way of short textual statements (arguments). In class we reflected on the chances offered by such links. Would it be possible to tell “stories of art” with these bipolar links as a sort of building blocks? What kind of structuring would be needed to arrive at results that were more than just curios?
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Don’t feel like drowning any longer: use RSS feeds!

RSS feeds are a great step forward. In fact this chance offered by the Web community comes to delegating part of your searching and browsing activities – which as we all know may take a lot of time – to smart procedures and the helping hand of colleagues, peers and other like minded people. What are RSS feeds and what is the easiest way to get started?
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