Digital Media Trends 3.0

I'm currently writing content for a new module we'll be teaching next year "Manipulating Media", and have updated my Digital Media Trends 2.0 material (which still seems to get a lot of traffic) to the following information (what else do you think I should have included?): Current trends in digital media focus upon crowd-sourcing, collaboration and bottom-up approaches to material. A commonly used phrase is that sellers should ‘fish where the fish are’, with the…

Taking a Fast from the Digital Life

I started writing quite an extensive blog post whilst sat in Zizzi's in Manchester last Monday on the WordPress app on the iPhone, but although it indicates that there is a draft in the local folder, there's nothing there to open - it was my first go at using the app, so if anyone can tell me what I'm doing wrong, I'd love to know!! The Digital Day On that day, a Monday on which…

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…