Tinderbox, Triage, and Poetry
Information Triage is the classic spatial hypertext application. You’re gathering lots of information on a new topic, you’re trying to make sense of the big pile, and you’re trying to identify the most important sources. It’s a hard problem, and spatial hypertext tools are the best known technology for helping.
Steve Ersinghaus has an intriguing post on using spatial hypertext to revise and extend his poetry.