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Daniel Kuang Chen Liu
Worked at Secure Australasia
Attended Monash University
Lives in Melbourne, Australia
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Stumbled on this ambitious project on a Hacker news thread about the Wiki inventor, Ward Cunningham's federated wiki project. The world will be a better place if it succeeds: a great achievement for humanity... 
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Haven't thought of using Emacs because it's 'future proof', but I guess it most likely would still be around and alive when I die.
For the last couple of decades I have been using plain text for all of my organizing, note-taking, journaling, and writing, nearly always in Emacs. This works pretty well since Emacs is available on e...
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Hey Daniel, Happy Birthday ^^ (bleated one I guess ) ^^
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I don't know if this is legal...
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This is genius! Mechanical engineer meets card designer.
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Yesterday, in a bout of Google Wave nostalgia, I stumbled upon the concept of EtherPad on arstechnica's post-mortem analysis (http://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2010/08/google-wave-why-we-didnt-use-it). Combining EtherPad with LaTeX immediately came to mind as something that could have significant benefit on scientific collaboration. Sure enough, someone has already come up with the idea and implemented it! (I'll need to play with this a little to see if the idea works...)

For an even more ambitious idea that isn't yet available, see:
http://software-carpentry.org/2012/07/ipython-notebook-towtruck-etherpad-slide-drive-win/
Update (20120208): I recently launched writeLaTeX, a service that combines EtherPad with LaTeX preview. Try it out — it's free! Update (20100518): EtherPad has finally shut down its servers after bein...
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