So as I spend more time focussing on what I am going to fill my days with as a freelancer in the near future one topic keeps coming to the top of the list and that is events. This will almost certainly amuse many of my ex-JISC colleagues as I did little but moan about…… Continue reading Events 2.Oh god not another 2.0!
I suppose like anyone who spends a great deal of time online and who makes a living from the web I occasionally spend time dreaming up my own web businesses, imagining life as the founder of a start-up and becoming wildly successful doing something I genuinely care about. Then I realise someone else has already…… Continue reading Nipping out for a QuickPint..
OK so it seems like 2008 is going to be the year that the semantic web moves out of the research labs and moves towards something a bit more…well useful I guess! In the last month or so a few things have happened that have kind of forced me to take notice – and I’ll…… Continue reading Semi-Semantic..
Dave Briggs over at DavePress.net has posted ‘Dead Tree web 2.0 reading list’ – and as I have just had a bit of a shopping spree on Amazon I thought I would just post my upcoming reading matter. WikiPatterns Tagging: People-Powered Metadata for the Social Web Ambient Findability We-think: The Power of Mass Creativity Here…… Continue reading Dead Tree Web 2.0 Reading List – backpass version..
One of the many blogs I try to follow via my overloaded Google Reader is HorsePigCow by Tara Hunt. Now I follow this blogs for a few reasons – Tara has been a leading light in the rise of BarCamp, did alot of work encouraging the concept of ‘co-working’ (something which I am about to…… Continue reading PublicTransportCamp