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Remembering Bill Moggridge, Designer of the Modern Laptop: 25 June 1943 - 8 September 2012

This morning it was announced that Bill Moggridge, a British designer responsible for the design of the modern laptop computer, passed away this weekend on September 8th after a battle with cancer. 361 more words

Our Collections

Happy Birthday Google!

Google is 14 years old today! Many happy returns. I guess that means Google is in the midst of that difficult teenage phase. I imagine its rapid growth has meant it is the awkward gangly one in its group of friends rising a good foot taller than the rest. 694 more words

Internet And The Web

i can has mewseum (Or, Should Your Museum Acquire A LoLCat?)

This post is a joke. Or at least, it started as one. A week or so ago, when everyone was busy meowbify-ing their collections, … 1,313 more words


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Can LoLCats be classed as significant cultural artefacts, and do they belong in Museums? Suse Cairns (Museum Geek) investigates, with the help of our New Media Curator, Tom Woolley.

Adrian Slatcher's writing life on the web

To mark the opening of Life Online, we invited a selection of people involved in the project to contribute to this blog. Adrian Slatcher is on the Life Online Advisory Panel, and in answer to our question “how has the internet changed your life?”, he told us about his early experience of publishing fiction and literary criticism online, and how that has developed throughout his literary life. 759 more words

New Media

Meet the Life Online [open source] artists: Ross Phillips

The Life Online launch is now just over two weeks away, and the team working on the Life Online exhibition, Is the internet you know under threat? 317 more words

Galleries And Exhibitions

Creating Interactives for Life Offline

One of the interactive games I was tasked with making for a gallery about the internet was about life before the internet. A perverse request you might think? 433 more words

New Media

Meet the Life Online [open source] artists: Erin Newell and Phil Bird

As the Life Online opening date of Friday 30th March fast approaches, the team working on the Life Online exhibition Is the internet you know under threat? 419 more words

Galleries And Exhibitions