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Timeline of Hypertext Systems

This repository contains sources and scripts of a Timeline of Hypertext Systems.

Timeline of Computer History as sketched by Ted Nelson (1997)

How does it work?

Information about Hypertext Systems is collected from sources and entered into the Wikidata knowledge base. A SPARQL query is used to collect back the basic information from Wikidata and the information is visualized in HTML with Javascript.

Contribution

Contributions are welcome! Please directly edit Wikidata or comment via GitHub issues!

See also

Publications in Wikidata

Publications about hypertext systems should be added to Wikidata (WikiCite) for referencing and to build a bibliography. The data can best be visualized with Scholia. Examples:

Flyer

Subdirectory flyer contains a Makefile to generate a flyer about the website (requires Pandoc, XeLaTeX, and Chrome). Call make screenshots; make to generate flyer.pdf.

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