What Is Metadata and Why Do We Care?
Dec 28, 2011
Metadata is defined as “data about data.” This is a terrible definition; let’s see if we can make better sense of it. If we examine: What can we deduce? It’s a word file, created 24/11/2011, 26 KB in size and based on the file name, it’s a performance review for employee 1244. All this information […]
Folders are evil and will get you in trouble soon, if not already
Sep 10, 2010
A long time ago folders where invented to organize computer files. Computer geeks thought up the idea which mimicked physical file folders, hey, works for office geeks why not for us. The idea was good for a while but it was not great. Let’s examine a scenario. You go on a business trip, go out […]