Tuesday, 23 June 2015
Thursday, 18 June 2015
Friday, 12 June 2015
|All the delegates for the workshop outside the Balme Library, University of Ghana|
Friday, 5 June 2015
I have just returned from an excellent ICADLA conference in Ghana. Felix was missed by all there and now we know his illness was worse than many of us thought. May he rest in peace.
Thursday, 12 March 2015
(Douglas Adams, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy)
Want to sell lots of $350 watches that do cool stuff but are really first generation products that will only work usefully with an associated $300 plus iPhone nearby? Put them on sale next to a $10,000 watch that does the same thing. Anchoring is a powerful sales tool and Apple are using it.
Thursday, 12 February 2015
|Jerusalem Marketplace by Simon Tanner|
Even a small percentage of billions is a significant number, of course, but there remains considerable scope for growth in digital modes of community based discussion, sharing and recommendation. Especially in specialist areas where there is not currently a strong digital space for such conversations then promoting the building and delivery of communities that can share experience, knowledge and most importantly requirements, needs and recommendations could be an important innovation.
Monday, 2 February 2015
Here I lay out 3 reasons to be cheerful in the midst of the detritus of the Research Excellence Framework (REF).
Thursday, 15 January 2015
|Graham Sutherland, colour study, |
The project draws on the world’s largest archive of British Art – the Tate Archive - and brings it together online with Tate's art collection, making this one of the richest and most comprehensive digital art and archival resources in Europe. It is generously supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund with a grant of £2 million.
Tuesday, 6 January 2015
|Manuscript image courtesy of UNESCO|