Submitted by Bibliophile Adv... on March 9, 2011 - 9:15am
From the Chronicle of Higher Ed
March 8, 2011, 4:32 pm
By Ben Wieder
The developers of Mendeley, a research-management tool that has more than a million users, want to put more than 70 million academic papers, reader recommendations, and social-networking tags to new and innovative uses. The company announced Tuesday its “Binary Battle,” a contest for outside developers to build applications drawing from Mendeley’s collected information, with a $10,001 grand prize for the best new application.