Links for 2008-10-10

Is Linking to Yourself the Future of the Web? – O’Reilly Radar – “I understand the value of linking to other articles on your own site — everyone does it — but to do so exclusively is a small tear in the fabric of the web, a small tear that will grow much larger if […]


Playful is a one-day conference about games, happening on Friday the 31st of October, 2008 in Conway Hall, Red Lion Square, London. Add it to Upcoming or Facebook or, you know, just register. Focusing on the creative and cultural dimensions, Playful examines game design as both a discipline and craft, offering different perspectives on its […]

Links for 2008-10-02

Media Monkey: Hardeep Singh Kohli terminates BBC radio interview – “Is this the worst radio interview ever?” Seems that way. Very Alan Partridge. BBC Common Platform – Steve Bowbrick blogs about the common platform. For the next few weeks, he’ll be writing about his stint at the BBC. Yay. SFGate: Nasty as they wanna be? […]

Links for 2008-09-22

Charlie Brooker reviews ‘Hole in the Wall’ – “But really, so what? We’ve been here before. It’s basically a Nintendo version of It’s A Knockout. And, what’s more, once you factor in the knowledge that the contestants are competing for charity, it looks less like the death of civilisation and more like a daft game […]

Iceland Airwaves – advice on Iceland

Speaking of travel, it’s nearly time for Iceland Airwaves again. Though I won’t be going this year, Mike Hedge recently asked me for some tips to get the most out of Iceland and Airwaves so he can make the most of it. When I went last year I took loads of photos and my brother […]

Links for 2008-09-17

BBC NEWS | Entertainment/Arts | New Hitchhiker’s author announced – Uh-oh. “My first reaction was semi-outrage that anyone should be allowed to tamper with this incredible series” You and everyone else, Eoin. Wired UK Archive – Wired UK, 95 – 97. Special days. “This archive isn’t complete, but the majority of articles are included” BBC […]

Augmented Reality Panel – Video and Links

David Orban recorded our panel, and has put the video online. Here’s a slideshare of the accompanying videos and images we used to illustrate the panel. Augmented Reality Panel at VWE08 View SlideShare presentation And finally, from the live blog that David was maintaining, here are the notes taken and shared during the panel… 11:02 […]

Panel on Augmented Reality at Virtual Worlds Expo

I’m in LA this week for the Virtual Worlds Expo. Tomorrow, as part of the track on the Future of Virtual Worlds, I will be moderating a panel on Augmented Reality. Augmented Reality: Virtual Interfaces to Tangible Spaces Augmented reality is an emerging platform with new application areas for museums, edutainment, home entertainment, research, and […]