- A reply from the UK government to my request for road gritting open data
- Help Wikipedia and Wikimedia Commons by transcribing small pieces of text
- BBC open licences voice samples from radio programmes; ‘Speakerthon’ event invitation
- Using IrfanView for image slideshows
- What have I been up to, lately?
- Beginners guide to Open Licensing your Images | AIM Blog for independent museums and heritage sites on Open-licensing your images. What it means and how to do it.
- Wikipedia wants celebrity voice recordings, to remove that boredom of just reading | techjaja on Requesting open-licensed, open-format recordings of the voices of Wikipedia subjects for Wikimedia Commons
- Wikipedia adding celebrity voices to wiki pages to preserve them for future generations - The Headlines Now - Live News India, World, Business, Technology, Sports, Fashion, LifeStyle & Entertainment on Requesting open-licensed, open-format recordings of the voices of Wikipedia subjects for Wikimedia Commons
- Introducción por voz en Wikipedia: qué es y cómo participar on Requesting open-licensed, open-format recordings of the voices of Wikipedia subjects for Wikimedia Commons
- Wikipedia adding celebrity voices to wiki pages to preserve them for future generations | Daily Tech News on Requesting open-licensed, open-format recordings of the voices of Wikipedia subjects for Wikimedia Commons
- The Unsecured State Part 5 – Abandoned Inquiries ← Terence Eden's Blog
- Stephen Fry records his voice for Wikipedia | Wikimedia UK Blog
- The Chamberlain Files - Council in danger of being as outdated as 'quill pens and gas lamps'
- First time at an Unconference? | UKGovcamp
- Speakerthon: Sharing Voice Samples | Open Education Working Group
Tag Archives: birminghamuk
A visit to Bacchus Bar, Birmingham, was ruined by bad service, filthy toilets and failure of staff to remove a puddle of vomit. Continue reading
Mike Chubb got in touch, having seen my responses to falsehoods in the Birmingham Post, about Winterval, to say: In conversation with Polly Toynbee of The Guardian re the long running Winterval Saga, she suggested that, as the originator of … Continue reading
Misleading .information on the TransportDirect website nearly made Andy Mabbett miss his bus. This does not encourage car drivers to use public transport! Continue reading
When Andy Mabbett worked in Birmingham Central Library, it was awful. Bad acoustics, stale air, inflexible, unwelcoming — and impossible to drill into. Goodbye and good riddance to the monstrosity. Continue reading
As a child, I was often taken to our local shopping centre in Perry Barr, north Birmingham (since replaced by a tin shed with pretensions of being a mall) to see a Mynah bird (Acridotheres tristis). It resided in what … Continue reading
Like many others (see below) I’m seriously unimpressed that Surface Unsigned have tried to stifle reasonable criticism made on Created in Birmingham, by threatening legal action on what appear to be spurious grounds, in order to force the removal of … Continue reading