Category: Blog

Some general blogging, updates on life

Single Identity vs Multiple Identities – what’s best for you?

Since the New Yorker published their now-famous cartoon in 1993 (Fleishman, 2000) the idea that no one knows who you are online has “run and run and run” (Cavna, 2013). Cartoonist Peter Steiner’s take on online identity marked the start of a debate between a single online identity or multiple. A single online identity is a…

My Digital Residency! – UOSM2008 Introduction

The Digital Residents vs Visitors debate is something I’ve been considering recently; exploring it in my dissertation, and in a Digital Literacy session (see below!) I deliver with Tom Rowledge to MANG1022 students. Therefore, I was looking forward to being able to reflect on the debate, and on my own use of technology in this…

Oceans and Climate Public Lecture

Fresh from a summer of fun, globe-trotting, sunning myself on countless beaches…or maybe just working, I was lucky enough to be invited to attend the latest public lecture in the University’s series. This took place at the Insitution of Mechanical Engineers, in Westminister. Contrary to what the venue suggested, this lecture was on Oceans and Climates,…