Drumbeat 2011 – Media, Freedom and the Web

Alongside landing my job with the MRC probably my best experience last year (at least relevant to this blog) was my involvement as a blogger and conference attendee at the Mozilla Drumbeat Festival in Barcelona. I met a whole heap of interesting people and had a great time exploring Barcelona for the first time as…… Continue reading Drumbeat 2011 – Media, Freedom and the Web

[#drumbeat] reflections

I’ve had a week to reflect on my Drumbeat experience now and am feeling more able to report on it in a more balanced manner. I did have a great time and found the event inspiring in places and never less than interesting but it wasn’t without its problems as well. I really struggled with…… Continue reading [#drumbeat] reflections

[#drumbeat] tagcloud

…powered by Tagxedo (as always). Did a little bit of data clean up and it is based on tweets from the week of the conference rather than just the two main days but I think it looks pretty good 🙂 Also here is a link to the Summarizr analysis of the Twitter activity around the…… Continue reading [#drumbeat] tagcloud

Chatting with the Chief Lizard Wrangler – Mitchell Baker [#drumbeat]

Well chatting suggests I opened my mouth which I obviously didn’t but it was worthy hour of my life listening in. One of things she opened her discussions with is the lack of a short, sharp elevator pitch for the wider aims of the Mozilla Foundation. The Mozilla Manifesto is worthy but too big and…… Continue reading Chatting with the Chief Lizard Wrangler – Mitchell Baker [#drumbeat]