Perhaps information can be gathered and represented not on an entry by entry basis but as a model of a digital reality based on accumulated information.
Slaves Of The Feed — This Is Not The Realtime We’ve Been Looking For
Thomas Petersen

Even better — machine-assisted human processing. For the long view of how this could look, read David Brin’s Existence and look out for the smart mobs (more here). For something a little closer to our timezone, try this.