Dear Twitter, I have had a great idea... I suddenly realised that over here in the UK you have no offline presence at all. No skyscraping head office, no billboards and no sponsored parks or roundabouts. How could this be? Especially with you being such an incredible international social media tour de force. This got me thinking. I believe I have one of the most sociable cars ever built. It … [Read more...] about Dear Twitter
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This morning we saw our little baby for the first time. On a square screen in a darkened room we looked upon the surreal sight of a grainy monochrome child wriggling in ultrasound. Nothing has been real until this moment. Now I can safely say, We are having a baby. On entering the room, I was full of questions about the high tech kit. As soon as the screen flickered to life I was stuck … [Read more...] about An Ultra Sound Day
"From 24 to 26 September 2008, thousands of creative minds from all over the world will come together in Amsterdam for the third PICNIC. ..." So how does one particular creative mind get to this kind of event on a budget? It looks huge, expensive dripping with free bars and full colour laser projection backdrops. Yes, I am talking about me... I am just putting my feelers out there at the moment … [Read more...] about PICNIC'08 – A meeting of creative minds.
I'm back in love with radio. Although I have a radio in the car and another in the kitchen I have been re-enthused into actually listening to the good old radio over my iPod by the Roberts solarDAB. Maybe it's the ease of use, maybe it's the form factor, perhaps it's just a really cool gadget. I have another Roberts radio and respect their workmanship and heritage but since breaking the … [Read more...] about Roberts SolarDAB Radio (Review)
I am finding it easier and easier to just click record and speak my thoughts into some form or video blogging application. It all began with Seesmic and now in addition (especially when wanting to cross post and use multimedia) I also use Phreadz. For live streaming (in my opinion), there is still only Qik. The more I used these places the more I noticed a dip in my frequency to blog and … [Read more...] about Less is more: The 12 second blog killer