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Folklore universe

In 2001 a friend shared a link to this paper, ‘Folk Computing: Revisiting Oral Tradition as a Scaffold for Co-Present Communities’. There’s one part of it that really struck me then and I’ve thought about many times since (and it’s more interesting than the academic title sounds).

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In Writing on 23 Apr 2016


Why do they bury the booking ref description? (Noisy Decent Graphics)

Except sometimes you don't want the booking reference at all, because that's not the number you need to collect your ticket: http://www.gyford.com/phil/writing/2014/08/12/booking-reference.php

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A comment on another site on 12 Apr 2016


New exhibition: Samuel Pepys: Plague, Fire, Revolution

London’s National Maritime Museum has a new exhibition opening soon, Samuel Pepys: Plague, Fire, Revolution. It runs from 20th November to 28th March 2016. Their blurb:

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At Pepys' Diary Site News on 2 Nov 2015


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I live in London, UK. I have been developing and designing things on the internet for 20 years, and have also been an acting student, modelmaker, illustrator and futurist. More about me.

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