information flaneur

Everything I've written about software

Open like medical gowns, Standard as in oil

Same, same, but different A couple of months ago I attended a consultation on ...well, it wasn’t enormously clear...

Zoia Horn’s Library: protecting your users’ privacy with Tinfoil

In February I presented a paper at the VALA 2016 conference. The basic argument of my paper was that the...

On relevance, standards and collaborative leadership

Regular readers of this blog will have noticed an absence of posts over the last few months. After a recent...

Libraries as software - dematerialising, platforms and returning to first principles

Ever since I read Marcus Westbury’s article about Renew Newcastle, Cities as software, last year I’ve been thinking...