Digital Doughnut – with sprinkles and everything!

Great day today at Digital Doughnut event at the RGS in Kensington.  I missed the start and end due to diary clashes, but managed to see the bulk of it. The theme was Inspiration: The Life Cycle of Ideas My highlights from the day are ... Tom Ollerton from We are Social reminds us that … Continue reading Digital Doughnut – with sprinkles and everything!

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Social media and the law (and a bit of Leveson, well, needs must …)

I was at Social Media and the Law 2012 today, which was a really great event. First of all big thank you to Luisa Edwards from Google for managing the day so well - always nicer when a conference chair makes it fun instead of a relentless clock watch!  Also some really great comments about Google's … Continue reading Social media and the law (and a bit of Leveson, well, needs must …)

Cameron wants a UK version of Silicon Valley – bring it on Dave!

Anyone that knows me will know that I'm not a Tory, but when Tories do good things, then even Tories deserve credit for it. So well done Dave for your Blueprint for Technology committment today and for believing that we can be an economy where growth is focussed on more than just the financial services sector. In Dave's … Continue reading Cameron wants a UK version of Silicon Valley – bring it on Dave!

Come on Facebook, put a Ceops button on!

It's like groundhog day with Facebook ... every couple of months a story about how there isn't a Ceops button.   Today it's about the jailing of Peter Chapman who met his victim Ashleigh Hall via Facebook. Come on Facebook, get with the programme please! http://www.ceop.police.uk/mediacentre/films/ceopreport.asp Big shout out to Toby Beresford who I caught on … Continue reading Come on Facebook, put a Ceops button on!