Hypothesis annotators just made their 20 millionth annotation, not even a year after we marked 10 million annotations. And what a year it’s been! Social annotation was already growing rapidly before the pandemic moved us even more online. As we've hit 10M, 15M, and now 20M annotations over the last months, it's clear that [...]
Hypothesis just reached its 10 millionth annotation. Half of those have happened in the last year.
Recording a million annotations every quarter, Hypothesis is now seeing exponential growth year over year, powered by educational use.
Watch Gardner Campbell's keynote and explore annotation's role in education, journalism, publishing, and scholarship after 30 years of web history at the seventh annual I Annotate conference.
We are proud to announce the formation of Invest in Open Infrastructure (IOI) — a new initiative to dramatically increase the amount of funding available to start, grow and sustain open scholarly infrastructure.
Continuing our remarkable growth, Hypothesis recorded its five millionth annotation in March 2019.
Last April, at I Annotate Hack Days, several of the developers who showed up wanted to use the Hypothesis API not only to read annotations but also to create them. With help from Randall Leeds, Raymond Yee built an API wrapper that included a way to make authenticated calls to the Hypothesis API. Since then, [...]