What The Hell Is Journalism Anyway?

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Online News Association kicked off their 2010 monthly meet-ups by inviting renowned blogger Paul Staines (aka Guido Fawkes) to add his own incendiary opinion on social media, real time and data driven journalism of the future. It was one of the best journalism discussions I had been to in a while. You can replay the… Read more »

Spaghetti Junctions #1

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I’m currently working on game based around a kind-of psycho-geographic version of the ‘six degrees of seperation’ idea. Basically, the game encourages players to (tenuously) link together Birmingham facts and myths. Here’s a version played on Google Wave before Christmas: [wave id='googlewave.com!w%252Bbh7I02lyA'] It was quite fun but as you can see it collapsed when we… Read more »