Founded 1960 * The Original Hypertext Project
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The computer world is not just technicality and razzle-dazzle. It is a continual war over software politics and paradigms. With ideas which are still radical, WE FIGHT ON.
We expect vindication, the last laugh, and a redefinition of electronic literature-- and at the least, that our format will join the others as a standard that does not imitate paper.
FUNDAMENTAL CONCEPTSA new kind of writing-- PARALLEL PAGES, VISIBLY CONNECTED.Markup is not embedded; links are separate, applied to clean permanized content. Thus all links, by everyone, are to original data and its shared addresss space.
Sale of clean content to pay artists and authors, with a copyright doctrine to match, permitting mashup with author micropayment.