Meet Our New Director of Product

22 Nov: Chris Shaw joins our product team, where he’ll coordinate how to augment Hypothesis to move social annotation forward. Learn about Chris's career arc, why he’s excited about Hypothesis, and his takes on bots, community building, huskies, and more.

30 Nov : Add your voice to the margins during this free three-day (30 Nov through 2 Dec) event hosted by Open Education Global to annotate the Building Capacity Action Area of the UNESCO Recommendation on OER. Join us >

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Dedicated to enabling layers of conversation over the world's knowledge.

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That works everywhere, based on open-source technology and interoperable standards.

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