Bloomberg Anywhere Remote Login Bloomberg Terminal Demo Request


Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.


Financial Products

Enterprise Products


Customer Support

  • Americas

    +1 212 318 2000

  • Europe, Middle East, & Africa

    +44 20 7330 7500

  • Asia Pacific

    +65 6212 1000


Industry Products

Media Services

Follow Us

Businessweek Archives

Can a Wiki Write a Novel? Ask Penguin.

Kodak Turns Around--You Read It First In IN--Inside Innovation. |


| Core77 Innovation Conference In Portland Next Week.

February 01, 2007

Can a Wiki Write a Novel? Ask Penguin.

Bruce Nussbaum

We are only beginning to understanding the wisdom--or folly--of crowds so this great experiment by Penguin books in getting a huge number of people around the world to actually write a novel is important.

Penguin has created a space where anyone can contribute to the narrative and anyone can edit. Traditionally, of course, the novel has been the realm of the individual, so this is a huge change, if successful. I can't wait to read it--Penguin is giving it six weeks to completion.

04:28 PM


TrackBack URL for this entry:

blog comments powered by Disqus