From our Sprint to your browser: an update on Plaudit

« The primary way academics can receive recognition for their work is by being published in specific, well-known journals. This holds back progress in several areas, including rapid dissemination of scientific results, and open access to academic works. At last year’s Innovation Sprint, a team of researchers, publishers and engineers set out to bring an end to this situation, and prototyped the first version of Plaudit: a mechanism for academics to share their research recommendations openly with readers, in the context of that same research. (…) »