For the record I agree with you that working with the Journal of Peer Production could be nice -- partly because their "scope" is right (IMO), in that it's "not just wikis". However, there are a number of questions, most notably it's "their show" -- they have set up software and workflows, so it might be difficult to make changes (e.g. to make the journal more like a laboratory). One possible route would be to invite them to help us set up our own system, using what they've learned. This leaves the door open to future collaboration, but also allows some flexibility about the details of the setup. Of course, it would take more work on our part. Arided (talk) 10:38, 8 November 2012 (UTC)
- Yes, I agree. The advantages are in the already established board (but surely open to new people), some tools, workflows, etc. The laboratory part, in my view, has to be technically separate from the submit-review-revise-publish cycle anyway, and there if we are to be successful, recognized, etc., we need to rely on the existing tools. Pundit (talk) 11:02, 8 November 2012 (UTC)
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