Category Archives: music

Online Piracy and Defending The Novel in the Digital Age (ft. Lloyd Shepherd, author of The English Monster)

When novelist and author Lloyd Shepherd published his first novel The English Monster through Simon and Schuster he soon discovered his historical tale of piracy and detection had made its way onto internet file-sharing site Mobilism. Perhaps an inevitability of the modern age, Lloyd’s next … Continue reading

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Looking into Zeebox and finding frictionless kittens

Dual Screen iPad and web app Zeebox is fresh off the production line and causing a split-attention stir among TV producers, multiplatformers (not to mention Wanky Words – augmentainment anyone?). Dan’s got himself an iPad and has been watching along … Continue reading

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Concerning Commuting, The Art of War and the genius of Humblebrag (ft. Brendan Nelson, Digital Strategist and blogger)

How do you get a seat on a crowded commuter train? How do you get your blog posts to go viral? Turns out the two questions have the same answer…! Digital Strategist and blogger Brendan Nelson joins Off The Wall Post to … Continue reading

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There goes the Wikihood (plus Matt Locke on TV genres and social media)

Matt Locke and the social media future for TV genres going ‘live’, Blink 182 crowdscraping, Wikihood, Photovine, datatainment and beyond. Barry Pilling returns to find not only did we treat last week’s guest, Storythings‘ Matt Locke, to Pringles and biscuits, … Continue reading

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Episode 8 – Transmedia F**k Yeah! (ft Dave Green of BAFTA)

While the Kat’s away the transmedia mice have a play, as Barry and Dan are joined in the pod by Dave Green of Bafta (and the awesome podcast Shift Run Stop). Dave organises games and transmedia events for Bafta (@BAFTAgames) … Continue reading

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Episode 2 – Geolocation and social networks: time to check out?

Geolocation-based social networks like Foursquare, Gowalla and Facebook Places are constantly referenced as the next big thing for social media, but how social or useful are they really? Dan’s close checking into the corner to lose his Foursquare religion, while … Continue reading

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