Verity Stockdale: Tech and language

orange juice futures broker “What have technology and language got to do with each other?” Verity explored the complex relationship between these seemingly distant topics. Repurposing language is far from a new thing: in fact neologisms have been giving language purists trouble since at least the 16th Century! As new technology develops, language needs to adapt to adequately describe […]

Rachael Ball: What does a digital project manager do? 5 minute window into my world

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Gemma Sou, Viva Voce: a new social network for social scientists

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Catherine Jones: Turning a 1920s radio into a 21st century exhibit

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Becky Gregory-Clarke: How to build a weather robot

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Victoria Sorzano: Confessions of a Digital Witch

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