But… Is it art?

I have always had an interest in comics, but possibly not given the art form its due regard as a serious storytelling medium. A friend suggested I read one of the most highly regarded analyses of the genre: Understanding Comics: … Continue reading

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Slideshare and Pinterest in academia

Slideshare and Pinterest are gaining interest in academia in the way they allow us to present ideas visually – sometimes in ways that allow us to breathe new air into a subject. Doing subject specific searches in these online tools … Continue reading

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A robotic spider dress!

I have always taken an interest in the CES (Consumer Electronics Show) in Las Vegas.  The show is an internationally renowned electronics and technology trade show attracting major companies and industry professionals worldwide.  The annual show is held every year … Continue reading

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