Graph Databases, RoamResearch, and Personal Knowledge Management

How RoamResearch Uses New Database Technology To Bring Life To An 80 Year-old Idea

Quick Roadmap

Technical Background

The Memex Is Here!?

Roam’s use of a GDB for organizing files and notes increases the probability of generating serendipitous insights for users — just as Bush hoped for.

My entire thesis rests on this core idea: if every individual had access to a tool like Roam, we’d exponentially accelerate the pace of individual breakthroughs.

Some Disadvantages

Wrap Up


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