Doug's basic vision is to augment our ability to collectively solve urgent, complex problems, such as those listed by the UN's Millennium Development Goals.

Augmenting Human Intellect is Doug's seminal 1962 paper, outlining his vision. It is available from Visit for his online library.




As We May Think by Vannevar Bush inspired Doug and is a very provocative read, even today. This is a picture of his original photocopy, which contain his notes:



Documentation & Timeline

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