No stranger to creepy behaviour (ahem), Facebook has apparently been granted a patent of the ‘news feed’ – not sure if that applies to what I thought were standards (RSS, Atom) or if the proviso about ‘social networks’ is key. From The Guardian: But I wonder whether Facebook really inventing anything here that hadn’t already […]Read more "Breaking: Facebook patents feeds?"
07-02-21-2 RMX Copyright -wrong? shared CC by GALERIEopWEG I was pleased to get a note yesterday from Martha Rans, who I met last summer when we collaborated on an event on copyright and the arts for last summer’s Open Education Conference. She let me know about the launch of artistslegaloutreach.ca, a new web service affiliated […]Read more "Fantastic web service concerning Canadian copyright and the arts"
…the ‘About‘ page might still be an embarrassment, but not because it hasn’t been updated in five years. This was done in some haste in spare moments, so I’m sure I’m forgetting things, or failing to credit everyone properly. Please be gentle if you choose to offer corrections. One thing that came through when revising […]Read more "Boring site note…"
Inspired by the courageous stand of Robert Scoble: First, let’s get the elephant out of the way, so we can talk about more important things — like how you can find all the news and information that you could ever want or need on my Twitter feed. What is the elephant? No, it’s not that […]Read more "The other elephant in the room…"