Month: October 2007

Video

Bladerunner

I’m really looking forward to Bladerunner: The Final Cut, essentially a big DVD boxset that’ll be the final version of...

News

The Cotton Fields of Uzbekistan

There was a great film on Newsnight last night highlighting the child labour abuse in Uzbekistan where during the autumn the schools all...

Radio

Local Radio

It’s probably best that I don’t comment too much on this issue just at the minute (In my current position I’m directly...

Media, Radio, TV

Correcting More Misleading Audience Figures

As you may know, it’s the fiftieth anniversary of the Today programme on Radio 4 this week, and there have been one or two pieces...

Literature

Arguing Your Point

Robert McCrum in today’s Observer has written about why It’s time to ditch the prize guys – arguing that it’s time...

Music

Interviewing Sigur Rós

I’ve just been watching Verity Sharp interview the members of Sigur Rós for The Culture Show, who have a new concert film...

TV

Voting

From today’s Observer: “Given that more people vote to evict contestants from the Big Brother house than in general...

Media, TV

Premium Rate Services On ITV

So finally Deloitte’s report on premium rate services on ITV has been published. Well I say “published” but in fact, what...

Internet

Comment Spam

I’ve just been looking at this website’s “activity log” and was amazed to see how often comment spam comes in....

Misc

CDs v Downloads

For most things, if you opt to download the material rather than get physical media, if there’s any difference in price, it’s...