Challenges in using lifetime personal information stores

@inproceedings{Bell2004ChallengesIU,
  title={Challenges in using lifetime personal information stores},
  author={Gordon Bell and Jim Gemmell and Roger Lueder},
  booktitle={SIGIR},
  year={2004}
}
Within five years, our personal computers with terabyte disk drives will be able to store everything we read, write, hear, and many of the images we see including video. Vannevar Bush outlined such a system in his famous 1945 Memex article [1]. For the last four years we have worked on MyLifeBits www.MyLifeBits.com http://www.MyLifeBits.com, a system to digitally store everything from one's life, including books, articles, personal financial records, memorabilia, email, written correspondence… CONTINUE READING