Introduction: There is a postulated level of anthropomorphism where people feel uncanny about the appearance of a robot. But what happens if digital facsimiles and online editions become nigh indistinguishable from the real, yet materially remaining so vastly different? How do we ethically provide access to the digital object without creating a blindspot and neglect for the real thing. A question that keeps digital librarian Dot Porter awake and which she ponders in this thoughtful contribution.
Introduction: Processing XML flows has sometimes been a complicated affair traditionally, and XProc was designed to standardise and simplify the process by using declarative XML pipelines to manage operations. This blog post by Gioele Barabucci presents conclusions from a meeting in late 2017 of the XProc 3.0 working group, exploring the latest emerging version of the standard and the kinds of challenges it will overcome.
Introduction: This French post analyses the data recognition between art and computer.
Introduction: This post analyses the sequence alignment text/image and the quality of manuscript transcriptions.
Introduction: This post analyses the visualization of a Google scanned and liquid text.
Introduction: Data capture and analysis meet here the stakes in geometrical representations and research process.
Introduction: This post highlights a new multipurpose platform in epigraphy.
Introduction: This post updates the capacities of the scanning tool LiDAR for the archeology recognition and the new potential issues for our cultural heritage.
Introduction: This post outlines retro-digitalisation and academic analysis of paper-based documents.
Introduction: This is a report conference on musicology and encoding.