Marco Zennaro and Ermanno Pietrosemoli of the Abdus Salaam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP) have put together a great collection of essays on TV White Spaces with an emphasis on... Read More – ‘Why You Should Read TV White Spaces – A Pragmatic Approach’.
It’s been seven years since I introduced the 4Rs framework for thinking about the bundle of permissions that define an open educational resource, or OER. The framework of permitted activities... Read More – ‘The Access Compromise and the 5th R’.
I’m casting around for significant questions that could best be answered by content-mining the current and historical scientific literature. It’s rather like an astronomer saying:... Read More – ‘A content-mining-based research question: does evolution apply to metabolites. Help?’.
I ask the University of Glasgow to reconsider its FOI answer that they don’t hold information about Licences signed with Publishers. Help?
The University of Glasgow has summarily dismissed my request for information on publisher... Read More – ‘I ask the University of Glasgow to reconsider its FOI answer that they don’t hold information about Licences signed with Publishers. Help?’.
People who know me well know that I have been talking about my desire to commoditise many medical devices by making a mobile-phone based platform that can accept a variety of medical sensors.The... Read More – ‘Low-cost mobile medical devices might just happen’.