Strictly Forbidden

Whilst attending the Museums Mashup which preceded the UK Museums and the Web 2007 conference recently I spotted the following notice which was pinned on the wall in several of the PC cluster rooms (and thanks to Jim O’Donnell for taking this and other photos at...

Web 2.0: Opportunity Or Threat For IT Support Staff?

On Thursday 21st June 2007 I gave the opening plenary talk on Web 2.0: Opportunity Or Threat For IT Support Staff? at the UCISA SDG IT Support Staff Symposium. The symposium was opened by David Harrison, Assistant Director of Information Services at the University of...

Slideshare Available From Facebook

My colleague Nitin Parmar, a Learning Technologist at the University of Bath, has just alerted me to a post on the Slideshare blog which has just announced that SlideShare is available on FaceBook! I’ve just tried it and uploaded a few of my slides to my...

Accessibility and Innovation

“I’m looking into the potential of Web 2.0 / mashups / Second Life / … for our museum’s Web site. What do others think about this?” This, in various guises, is a question which surfaces from time to time on the MCG JISCMail list –...