Monthly Archives: June 2007

Cultural past of the digital age

[As ever you can read this on the BBC News Website, and I get a good critical kicking from The Black Project for being old, nostalgic and feeble…] Last weekend I had the enormous privilege of seeing the 70mm print … Continue reading

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I saw this…

Here’s what I’ve tagged on del.icio.us on June 28th: Paul Linford: Labour comes home at last – I’d like to believe it… Freedom to Tinker » Blog Archive » Why CEOs and Companies Break the Law – Excellent article from … Continue reading

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A good read…

A couple of weeks ago I recorded an edition of ‘A Good Read’, a programme on BBC Radio 4 in which host Sue MacGregor and two guests discuss three books, one chose by each of them.   It was a lot … Continue reading

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I saw this…

Here’s what I’ve tagged on del.icio.us on June 24th: Slashdot | Stanford Gets First Sun Blackbox – I remember meeting John Gage of Sun in Madrid back in 2005 and he talked then about the idea of putting a data … Continue reading

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My del.icio.us bookmarks for June 18th through June 20th

Here’s what I tagged on del.icio.us between June 18th and June 20th: ‘Mr Nice Guy’ on no-fly list – Looks like it won’t be worth trying to get to the States again. Ah well… Technology Review: Mapping the Internet – … Continue reading

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From here to Cyberspace

[Also there to read on the BBC News website] About a year ago I asked my daughter, fifteen at the time, if she would ‘ADD’ me as a friend on MySpace so that I could comment on her profile and … Continue reading

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Watching the China Watchers

Excellent, if disturbing, view of China and the lack of any real possibility of democratic reform by Rick Perlstein in The Nation, focusing particularly on the reality of US foreign policy and its inability to confront the reality of Chinese … Continue reading

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Great Court, British Museum

Great Court, British Museum Originally uploaded by BillT. Having coffee with Chloe on Thursday, we looked up to see this…

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Venice: the Biennale

I’m just back from Venice, where we’ve been reporting on the interplay between technology and art at the Biennale, the contemporary art festival that colonises the city every two years. There’s a lot to be said, and the programme (available … Continue reading

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My del.icio.us bookmarks for June 5th through June 17th

Here’s what I tagged on del.icio.us between June 5th and June 17th: im right your wrong: TECHNO DISCO VIDEO – How the network unleashes creativity in the young. Or something like that 🙂 Photosynth Technology Preview – Astonishing way of … Continue reading

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