that it would be useful to follow lots of interesting 38minutes people on Twitter.
However, there's no specific field for Twitter in the Ning profile form. So if you want more followers, please add your twitter name here. I'll create a public list of all the names added here - so you can just follow the list, and keep up to date with your tweeple.
Thanks, David… Continue
Added by David Petherick on September 30, 2010 at 16:14 —
Things are really starting to fall into place for Central Station's last member's fund project, Boswell in Space.
For those of you who don't know, its an online, interactive documentary by artist Mitch Miller and journalist (me!). We're creating an online event following in the footsteps of the first documentarian, James Boswell, (the journey begins on November 15) and using social media, blogs, surveys, podcasts and all sorts to get people involved.
Added by Emma Lennox on September 30, 2010 at 15:06 —
contains "forward-looking" statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 regarding business strategies, market potential, future financial and operational performance and other matters. Such forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, statements regarding the anticipated benefits of the transaction… Continue
Added by David Petherick on September 29, 2010 at 16:30 —
Murky Depths won Best Magazine/Periodical at the British Fantasy Awards recently and it's getting even better with Issue #14 hitting the streets in November with commissioned cover artwork by Montynero.
If you're looking to showcase your artistic skills then perhaps Murky Depths is the place to look with commissioned double-page spread illustrations and sequential art. They are always on the lookout for different artists although they only pay token rates.… Continue
Added by Terry Martin on September 27, 2010 at 15:30 —
This course covers the basic skills required to learn and operate within the Pro Tools environment for recording, editing and mixing sound using a PC. This is the first step in the Digidesign Certification programme, an internationally recognised qualification. The goal of this course is to help individuals start working on their own projects in Pro Tools. This course is only available through Digidesign designated training centres.
For people earning under £22,000 pa, over 16 and/or… Continue
Added by Jane Grant (née Feore) on September 24, 2010 at 14:26 —
, Tues 28 Sept, GFT is supported by Creative Scotland, Skillset and Glasgow: Scotland with style. Free and open to all via registration on GFT
Firstly, BAFTA will be at FilmCamp Glasgow to meet attendees for a chat and some networking.
Secondly, here's some info for anyone who has asked about the Film4.com… Continue
Added by Arvind Salwan on September 24, 2010 at 10:00 —
Screenmedia owes a special thanks to The Sunday Times for doing a Bench Test on the top mobile GPS Fitness Tracking apps, and for choosing our own SprintGPS app as being the best on offer.
In their 'InGear' supplement (12th September 2010) review of smartphone fitness apps we get the full five stars for Cycle Tracker Pro SprintGPS on the iPhone, putting us head & shoulders above our key competition, which includes Runkeeper Pro… Continue
Added by kenny shaw on September 24, 2010 at 5:48 —
With a week to go until the UK's inaugural FilmCamp, at the GFT on 28/9, here's the programme, so go make faces like this emotional avatar, one of the terrific talks we've lined up. Register to attend via GFT
Session 1: The Moving Image Landscape 2.00 – 3.00
What’s going on in Scotland, what’s getting made and how are people consuming moving… Continue
Added by Arvind Salwan on September 22, 2010 at 14:30 —
Over on ScottishGames.net
, David Thomson has pointed out the scale of the problem now facing the Scottish games industry, and I think he's pretty much spot on that we need companies that make games that inspire people, and companies that have the sticking power to last 20+ years in the industry.
I think we have some companies that might yet do this, so fingers crossed.
But David… Continue
Added by Daniel Livingstone on September 21, 2010 at 17:04 —
Although you can still find me there, I've deactivated my account more than once, and there are still a number of reasons that I'm not very fond of Facebook. I thought it worthwhile recording the five main factors that make me say I really don't like Facebook very much....
1. I still don't like your terms, Facebook.
Here's a story… Continue
Added by David Petherick on September 21, 2010 at 10:30 —
Edmund Husserl held to be the founder of Phenomenology,
though Hegel probably wouldn't agree.
I’m back at University – and I need some digital media help. I’ve got lists of books which articulate complex academic traditions/debates, often including a wide range of divergant voices. I need to get to know the authors, get inside their minds and understand how the individuals relate to the conversation (think Twitter at 140 pages per… Continue
Added by Richard Saville-Smith on September 17, 2010 at 23:45 —
It's all about Beverley... apparently.
The Guardian reports today that a popular hyperlocal blog
based in Beverley, East Yorkshire, has expanded into a printed publication.
When I read the headline I must admit that the jaded, sceptical side of me thought it would die on its arse. But on closer inspection it seems like a pretty smart business model. What's smart about it?… Continue
Added by Nicola Sinclair on September 17, 2010 at 12:00 —
The 40+ online viewers looking at today's AmbITion Scotland
live webcast also tested out Envirodigital's
new Carbon Footprint Avoided indicator, on the same day that the Scottish Government stated it supports digital technology to lower carbon footprints after Envirodigital
prompted questions in the Scottish Parliament.
The full press release from… Continue
Added by Hannah Rudman on September 16, 2010 at 20:00 —
Project Canvas, the free on-demand TV service backed by the BBC, ITV, BT, Channel 4, TalkTalk, Arqiva and Five, will be called YouView, it was announced this morning. Good to see things getting a step closer, but maybe not the most original name?
Full story http://bit.ly/9YaTzu
Added by Michael Burns on September 16, 2010 at 13:16 —
Please pass on to any Contacts you think might be interested in our Events.
J&E MASTERCLASS: Design – It’s not just about looking good
23 September 2010; 2.30pm – 3.30pm; (Cost: FREE – How to Book: Contact 0131 344 7190 or eMail: email@example.com)
Who: Ian Farmer from Upright Creative (www.uprightcreative.com
Where: Jewel & Esk College; Edinburgh Campus; CRE:8 (… Continue
Added by Jane Grant (née Feore) on September 16, 2010 at 10:16 —
Added by David Smith on September 15, 2010 at 15:47 —
[Cross-posted from my own blog
As you may have read, the Scottish Affairs Committee visited Scotland yesterday to investigate the games industry. Despite some of the coverage bordering on the hysterical
, I don’t believe the Scottish games industry is in crisis. I don’t believe… Continue
Added by David Thomson on September 14, 2010 at 17:51 —
Hope this is of some interest, especially in the present climate. A client of ours has asked if we can help them get in touch with programmers looking for job opportunities. They are seeking to offer positions to C# programmers in the financial Services sector. The positions are with a major banking organisation and live positions are available immediately. Anyone interested in this opportunity should contact and send a CV to us in the first instance, and we will pass them… Continue
Added by Martin Cherry on September 14, 2010 at 16:02 —
"Meetings are an addictive, highly self-indulgent activity that corporations and other large organizations habitually engage in only because they cannot masturbate" - Dave Barry
I don't do meetings any more. I used to do a lot of meetings. But not any more.
The change from meeting to tweeting
- where a series… Continue
Added by David Petherick on September 13, 2010 at 13:00 —
The Short Steps short film development scheme will be taking place on Friday 17 September from 12pm-3pm.
If you are interested in applying you can come along to the Black Box, 18-22 Hill Street, Belfast with any queries prior to application.
Application forms can be downloaded via the Northern Ireland Screen website here:…
Added by Christine Morrow on September 13, 2010 at 11:21 —