First go at #geocaching

Over the past couple of months I've been pushing some of the GPS features on my phone (I'll be back to talk about Foursquare and Gowalla in future blog posts), and the subject of geocaching has come up several times, so what is it... this video explains best: With my work with CODEC, one of the ideas that I've been thinking about is creating a geocache trail, but it was not something I'd ever done…

Experimenting with Jing

Here's the first quick test video I made... I obviously need to wait another second before I start talking, and plan what I am talking about too! And here's a second version Jing Test 2 (MP4, rather than SWF format), after upgrading to Pro, which was £11! Means can now upload to YouTube and make longer videos, but the free version looks like it would be enough for a lot of people, where you can…

Blog Action Day: October 15

What a great idea! I was just reading the blog of 'Socks for Happy People' (what a great concept in itself, and I've been watching it's development with interest), and I thought what a great use for mass social action. Social Media is still rather in an experimental phase, so it's interesting to see what works, and what doesn't work! 'Blog Action Day' was launched in 2007, and last year, with the number of RSS…