Tim O’Reilly recently admonished that unless we embrace open access over copyright, we’ll never get science policy right.
Good comments on the idea of cureation here.
I've long argued that everything new is old again. Thank heavens. We need to step back and take a long view: http://ovenell-carter.com/taking-the-too-short-view-of-education-reform
This connects to the idea of the Gutenberg Parenthesis.