Month: July 2010

Misc

Observed #1

A couple are kissing passionately alongside a train that’s about to depart from platform 8 at KIngs Cross sometime around midnight....

Cycling

Boris Bikes Are Go!

To celebrate the new bike hire scheme in London I made this Audioboo: Listen! Update Here’s what else happened after I recorded that...

Radio

Crystal Ball Gazing at the Radio Academy

The latest Radio Academy podcast – the last of the series indeed – is about to be published by producer Heather Davies. It...

TV

Sky’s HBO Deal

Sky has completed a £150m deal for exclusive rights to all HBO’s back catalogue and future programming for the next five years....

Radio

TouchPoints 3

In 2006, the IPA launched a new research survey called TouchPoints. It was a radical new look at measuring media usage across different...

Media

Daily Star TV Ad Redux

A few months ago I noted that the Daily Star was claiming to be “Britain’s most successful newspaper” in a TV ad. It was...

Sport

Ashes Not To Be Listed

A Media Guardian report this morning suggests that the new Government is not going to add The Ashes to the sporting Listed Events, ignoring...

Literature

Trying to Decode Kindle Stats

Amazon has been trumpeting its latest Kindle stats, proclaiming that it has sold 143 Kindle books for every 100 hardback books sold over...

Radio

RAJAR MIDAS Survey

Note that this is cross posted from the Absolute Radio Onegoldensquare.com blog. I wouldn’t have access to these figures otherwise!...

Video

A Video

This is a short video I made a few weeks ago at the seaside in Broadstairs. Featured are my brother and his family, so you may well not be...