Many Pies

Many Pies

Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Presentations and Powerpoint

My colleague, Phil Prior, and I did a session this morning on presentations and use of Powerpoint. He has written up his thoughts on presentations.

We did a more advanced course last week. On that one I covered a number of steps to ensure things go smoothly. I hadn't practised what I preached (run through it on the actual equipment beforehand), and when I opened up clip art the PC froze so I had to borrow a laptop from one of the participants and carry on from there!

Thursday, September 24, 2009

My 1.5 seconds of fame

The BBC Digital Revolution people (putting together a 4 programme series on the web and stuff) asked on Twitter if anyone had questions for Shami Chakrabarti of Liberty.

Tweet: @bbcdigrev Can she (Shami Chakrabarti) forsee a time when Liberty is out of a job?

Her answer:

Original blog entry: Tim Berners-Lee and Shami Chakrabarti interview clips (Video): web privacy and obsession

(cross posted to my personal blog)