How Knowledge Forming, Heredity, And Variation

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  • How Knowledge Forming, Heredity, And Variation

    1. 1. Knowledge Forming, Heredity, and Variation Wikimania, Taipei, 2007 Isaac Mao Social Brain Foundation
    2. 2. Briefing <ul><li>Content in Wikipedia is really powerful knowledge because of its social pattern, vector based neutrality, and most important, the heredity & variation. It’s more like the evolution in our nature. Such knowledge rule makes Wikipedia stable and sustainable to form a kind of super power. </li></ul>
    3. 3. Knowledge Sharing Spectrum Neuron patterns Instant Memes (Twitter,etc.) Blogging stuffs (Blogosphere, SNS,etc.) Wiki (Wikipedia,etc.) Granularity Social Filtering
    4. 4. Evolution Algorithm or Intelligent Design? <ul><li>Meme as Gene </li></ul><ul><li>Recursive knowledge vector addition </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Always beta (collective intelligence) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Tide effect </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Openly social interference </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Collaborative filtering </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Natural selection </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Male selection </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Female selection </li></ul></ul>
    5. 5. Vector Adding moderation Social Creation Revisioned Work
    6. 6. Information Entropy <ul><li>Alexander Ratushnyak </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Compress 100M Wikpedia content to 16M </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Subset of human knowledge </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The percentage? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The evolution? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The alternatives? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The future? (S-Curve) </li></ul></ul>
    7. 7. The Missing Link(s) <ul><li>Censorship </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Free Access (GFW) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>China </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Kazakhstan </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The right of participation </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Open Identitiy </li></ul><ul><li>Trust </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Social Networking </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Social Ranking </li></ul></ul>Free Access
    8. 8. Mission of SBF <ul><li>Supporting Wikipedia accessibility in China </li></ul><ul><li>Outreach of Wikipedia as reference book in educational areas </li></ul><ul><li>Supporting the local Wikipedian activities and future “organization” </li></ul><ul><li>Forster diversified wiki-culture (e.g. memedia.cn) </li></ul>
    9. 9. [email_address] Skype: isaac.mao

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