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Google Glass in the Lab

During our recent San Diego Informatics Lunch program, we had a lively discussion about the possibilities that Google Glass and other wearables bring to research labs.   964 more words


Remediating Star Wars Trailers: May the Force be with Me

This original Star Wars Episode IV trailer is made to attract a somewhat different audience than the Blue-Ray trailer release from a couple years ago. This trailer frames the plot as more of a love story within an adventure.



A 4-D puzzle platform game. I will be researching visualisation of multi-dimensional datasets this summer, so what a great place to start!

Design Informatics

Google Drive direct download of big files

Files hosted at Google Drive service can be shared publicly. Nevertheless, if they’re too big, Google pages advice that “Google Drive can’t scan this file for viruses” and ask the user for confirmation in order to proceed with the download. 409 more words


So exactly why do you blog, Bruce?

And does it provide any benefits? And is it a sink of time? I have been asked these questions on a number of occasions, even though the topic is a bit off the beaten track, I thought the questions merited a short post. 273 more words

Information Sharing

Reflective Blog: On Broadband and Community

“You cannot sift out the poor from the community. The poor are indispensable to the rich.” – Henry Ward Beecher


“Law is nothing other than a certain ordinance of reason for the common good, promulgated by the person who has the care of the community.” – Thomas Aquinas…

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