Great Writers Going for Gold

When UK album sales reach 100,000 they are awarded a gold disc by the BPI. Using that as a benchmark, the Great Writers Inspire series of short talks have reached total downloads of 118,579 through iTunesU. We knew these inspirational … Continue reading

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Schools engagement – feedback from students and teachers

Two of our Student Ambassadors recently visited a local school to show them the Great Writers Inspire website. Cleo Hanaway has reported back on the feedback received from both the students (Year 12) and their teachers in a couple of … Continue reading

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Automatic Keyword Generation: Human Transcriptions vs Automatic Transcriptions

As part of the SPINDLE project we are producing a set of automatic transcriptions for the university podcasts. We will then use these automatic transcriptions to produce automatically a set of keywords to increase the OER discoverability of our podcasts. … Continue reading

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Automatic Keywords of the Podcast of the Week

Which one of our podcasts is the podcast of the week? It had to be the most recent podcast about the most discussed topic in the news this week. As part of the¬†Spindle project we are investigating the use of … Continue reading

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