"Every perception is to some degree an act of creation, and every act of memory is to some degree an act of imagination."

-- Gerald Edelman, Second Nature: Brain Science and Human Knowledge
3 Augmenting Long-term Memory5 Augmenting Long-term MemoryAugmenting Long-term Memory2020-09-24Journala pool of information to develop which could grow and evolve with the organization and the projects it describes. These are just a few of the many attempts to use computers to augment human memory. From the memex to the web to wikis to org-mode to Project Xanadu to attempts to make a map of every thought a person thinks: the augmentation of memory has been an extremely generative vision for computing.