Magnificent Maps: Power, Propaganda and Art -... →
Stunningly detailed hand-drawn map of London. So much local knowledge for every corner.
'Hurry upstairs, they are burning the boss' →
Awesome episode of Witness hearing first-hand accounts of Hitler’s final days.
BBC News - One Laptop per Child targets East... →
Really pleased the One Laptop Per Child project is still going. It has gone beyond the hype and actually become a very important cause.
BBC's volcano coverage generates a record 5.5m... →
5.5 million uniques. Jesus!
The YouTubing teenager getting four million hits a... →
The UK’s most successful YouTuber - 350,000 subscribers - has a chat with Outlook. Seems like a very nice bloke.
BBC News - The floppy disk notepad →
Pictures of me dicking about making a floppy disk notepad! Fun!
What does Facebook publish about you? →
Extremely useful site that tells you, at a glance, what Facebook makes available about you. I’d strongly suggested giving it ago - takes a few moments.
Thousands of Doctor Who fans complain over Norton... →
Yeah! I don’t even like Dr Who that much, and this annoyed me.
BBC News - Chatroulette and Omegle: chat rooms... →
The lovely Zoe Kleinman writes about ChatRoulettemania. “If, like many, you grew up being ordered not to talk to strangers, the latest internet phenomenon presents both an illicit thrill and a deep-rooted discomfort.”
Bob [Dylan] is not authentic at all. He’s a plagiarist, and his name and...– Joni Mitchell being scarily outspoken. I’d fear the wrath of Bob and his fans. Although, having said that, Bob’s fans are a unique breed - they seem to queue up to slag him off. At a recent London gig, a man stood up in the middle of Bob’s set and shouted “You cantankerous...
Audio: Celebrate St George's Day with a free Ricky... →
No choices, just download.
Updated: 51 Ways To Watch Decision Time: The Sky... →
Slight contrast to ITV’s “EVERYTHING IS EMBARGOED!!!” approach last week. Nice one Sky.
BBC News - Adam Boulton: Brown and Cameron 'can... →
Nick Clegg will take the middle podium spot in tonight’s debate. Sky’s Adam Boulton, who’ll be moderating, says this could aid the other two leaders in ganging up on him. Or, he offers, it could help cement Clegg’s position as the ‘middle-ground’ of the political spectrum.
What are you f**king playing at?– James Murdoch to Independent editor Simon Kelner after his paper ran ads saying “Rupert Murdoch won’t decide this election - you will”. I’d love to have been there. FT.com / Media - James Murdoch ambushes Indy editor
England squad: dropping like flies | Football |... →
From David Beckham’s ruptured achilles to Wes Brown’s fractured metatarsal, it’s been a tough few months for England’s World Cup hopefuls. See for yourself in our interactive guide
8 - A bald player has scored the goal to seal the Serie A title in eight of the...– Every football fan MUST follow OptaJoe. Working for Opta Sports - the stats service - ‘Joe’ (although I assume it’s a team) posts little tidbits of football trivia all day long. The above is the best so far. How on earth did they come up with that? What’s most outstanding...
Depth of Field: Afghanistan | AP Interactive →
AP Photographer David Guttenfelder captures Afghanistan’s largest-scale military operation since 2001 using a unique lens - his iPhone camera coupled with a Polaroid film filter app.
Is there a lurking danger that the Olympics are becoming – perish the thought –...– Snowblog - The horrible possibility of good news
Bedrooms Of The Fallen - A photography project... →