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19 May 2013
Fascinating lecture by Arne Westad on "Restless Empire: China and the world since 1750" at LSE - Bonus: Great Q&A!
Mobile phone data redraws bus routes
1 May 2013
This is great. Mobile phone data used to redraw bus routes in Abidjan to match how people move across the city
I Was Detained and Interrogated at the Border for Car...
19 Apr 2013
Fucking America: "I was detained and interrogated at the US border for carrying condoms" via @HPCaTravel
In Grisly Image, a Father Sees His Son
17 Apr 2013
The father of the man in yesterday's most gruesome photos learned of his son's injuries by seeing the pictures.
The Veronica Mars Movie Project
13 Mar 2013
OMG, the Veronica Mars Kickstarter has been funded to the tune of $3.75m !!
Cameron at fault for risk to libel bill
9 Mar 2013
I am no longer surprised to see that @NUJ_Michelle has her name on it. NUJ is now enemy of investigative journalism
5 Mar 2013
Factcheck: Have a million private sector jobs been cr...
1 Mar 2013
Have a million private sector jobs been created since the election, as Jeremy Browne says? #bbcqt
SRoC: Slightly Right of Centre: Sky blocks Newzbin, i...
15 Dec 2011
Sky blocks #Newzbin, important legal and technical questions need answering - not just #sopa: bad stuff in UK, too