The North’s Digital Spring – ‘ThinkingFuturesonicbTWEENLSxDigital’

The five great cities of the North are buzzing with conferences and festivals as we close out the Spring and head into Summer… 5th May – 3rd June: LSx, Leeds' annual web festival returns for its sophomore year with the FOWA Tour, its third BarCamp and a Physical Computing workshop. 13 – 17th May: Newcastle's […]

Leeds’ Perfect Digital Day

Yesterday was a perfect day for Leeds' emerging digital industries… nti's Linda Broughton was interviewed about the forthcoming Leeds' Twestival, by BBC Radio Leeds. The free iTunes Single of the Week was Beeline, from Leeds-based band, Sky Larkin. Carsonified announced that the Future of Web Apps – Tour 2009 would be coming to Leeds on […]

O’Reilly Ignite North

I've had a great, warm relationship with O'Reilly Media over the last half decade or so, hanging out at various ETech and Foo Camp events, striking up friendships with their people, helping plan both ETel conferences and contributing to Web2Expo Europe. Tim O'Reilly and I recently spoke about his background and it turns out his […]