Observer Review – Barbara Ellen meets the elusive Mr Brown: What people are being asked to remember is that we are all part of one universe, that we have responsibilities to each other. OK, he supported the unforgivable Iraq War, but this quote (and interview) does make me think I could potentially vote Labour again. […]
There have been various developments in the last week, via Planet RDF, on the topic of data syndication using RSS/Atom. Edd Dumbill on iTunes RSS extensions; a handy review of the extensions they’ve added to support a “podcasting” directory. See also comments from Danny. Nearby in the Web, Yahoo! and friends are still busy with […]
Indymedia UK – Inside the Murky World of Make Poverty History, article by Stuart Hodkinson (reposted from Red Pepper). Make Poverty History would seem an unprecedented success story. Uniting trade unions, charities, NGOs and a stellar-cast of celebrities, its cause is dominating media coverage while the campaign’s white wristband is being worn the world over. […]
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Schedule-at-a-Glance for Xtech, 25-27 May, Amsterdam RAI Centre, Netherlands. Europe. The best tech conference this year? Probably… Nice mix of XML, browser tech, and open data themes…
Miguel de Icaza in Beirut, on meeting Robert Fisk, and a visit to Sabra and Chatila camps.
Juan Cole on The Blogging Phenomenon, and speculation from Steven Levy and Jeff Jarvis. Who knows English in the Middle East? Usually young men from wealthy or at least middle class families. They are disproportionately likely to favor capitalist, unregulated markets, to be secular in their outlook, and to be pro-Western. I.e., the views of […]
The practical guide for journalists, 105 page PDF from UNESCO and Reporters Without Borders (2002).
Via Raed in the Middle, awful pictures from Iraq: Undermars.com. As I write, the site is barely getting any attention, according to Google News. Shannon Larratt’s Zentastic Blog claims some backstory: I want to be clear as well this is not a pro-war or anti-war or pro-Bush or anti-Bush site; it’s just an attempt to […]
Edd Dumbill was interviewed in the Turkish .NET site csharpnedir.com. Anlamsal web(semantic web) dÃ¼nyada popÃ¼ler olarak kullanÄ±lmasÄ± hakkÄ±nda ne dÃ¼ÅŸÃ¼nÃ¼yorsunuz? Edd: TÃ¼rkÃ§e : Anlamsal(semantic) web in bize saÄŸladÄ±ÄŸÄ± zaten bir Ã§ok kullanÄ±ÅŸlÄ± yÃ¶nÃ¼ var. Ã–zellikle de konu alanlarÄ±nÄ±n doÄŸal olarak kÄ±sÄ±tlandÄ±ÄŸÄ± organizasyonlarda bunu gÃ¶rmek mÃ¼mkÃ¼n. WWW(World Wide Web) ye baktÄ±ÄŸÄ±mÄ±z zaman kÃ¼Ã§Ã¼k parÃ§a verilerin kullanÄ±labilir […]