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Sharing Digital Skills

On January 17 I took part in the Reading Agency/Publishers Association conference at the rather lovely Canada Water Library in Southwark, where we  discussed ways for libraries to embrace new technologies in order to take their support for readers online. It … Continue reading

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Holiday reading

Over at Memex 1.1 the redoubtable John Naughton talks about his holiday reading, and makes me feel guilty that most of mine has been <=140 characters… I did finish Will Self’s Umbrella recently, and am half-heartedly starting up with Iain … Continue reading

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I’m bored with Posterous.

So I’ve given The Billblog a makeover and decided to trust Flickr to fix itself…. we’ll see how that goes, but don’t expect much action [there].  I’ll leave the stuff [there] – every URI is sacred, after all…   B … Continue reading

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Fast Ducks

Fast Ducks a video by BillT on Flickr. Fast flowing river, adventurous ducks…

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Through the Corpus Letterbox

Through the Corpus Letterbox, a photo by BillT on Flickr. Glimpsed on King’s Parade, Christmas Day

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Data logging is fun… but who are you sharing with?

I spend a lot of time reading BoingBoing ( http://boingboing.net/ ) because it points me at interesting/quirky/important/insane stuff and enough of it is interesting enough that there are generally two or three tabs open in my browser that I plan … Continue reading

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Instagram Synchronicity

See the full gallery on Posterous At #3dprintshow I pulled up Instagram to take a Makie pic and it was ‘already there’ – @jaggeree had taken the same shot! Weird. Synchronous. Posted via email from The Sound of Bill

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What have we done…. :-)

Begin forwarded message: From: Royal Opera House <no-response@roh.org.uk> Subject: Reminder for The Royal Opera’s Ring cycle Date: 9 October 2012 16:03:33 GMT+01:00 Can’t see this email? View this online. Dear Mr Thompson I am writing to you as someone who … Continue reading

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at Europe House for @bodydataspace Robots+Avatars launch and @LJRICH is about to play :-)

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I have two of the Booker short list beside my bed. Can’t remember the last time that happened

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