Encyclopedia meets nodes… and falls in love: Introducing WikiNodes

April 27th, 2011

What would happen if an encyclopedia could be browsed with a finger tip, typing and swiping from node to node? “WikiNodes” is a new app for the Apple iPad that lets you read Wikipedia articles as nodes. Here’s a 30 second demo: Version 1.0 is now available in the app store. It’s free for a [...]

SN Presents at Museums and the Web 2010

April 16th, 2010

If you’ve ever delved a little deeper into SpicyNodes, you probably know that SpicyNodes is a project of IDEA, a nonprofit that works to enhance scientific, artistic, and cultural literacy by improving how people find and interact with online information. You might not know, though, that in 1999 IDEA launched one of the first online museums. You can visit WebExhibits to learn about topics ranging from Color Vision and Art to Daylight Saving Time to Poetry through the Ages.