This thought was a bit too long for a tweet, and not really enough for a blog post, but there you go. I read two great things today about the emergence of the new class of “explanatory journalism“ represented by…

You’ll have probably seen from my Twitter feed and the blog that I’ve just been in San Diego doing a keynote at the IA Summit. I intend to publish the text in due course, but in the meantime, you can…

You’ll have heard a lot over the last few weeks on how Facebook is screwing down the organic reach of brand posts, and there’s a lot of unhappy people out there. I think anyone complaining they get less organic Facebook…

I’m back in London, but still ploughing through the notes I made in sunny San Diego to bring you my blogging interpretation of the 2014 IA Summit. Russ Unger was talking about his experience of being a manager and a…

I’ve been hiding away from sunny San Diego, in gloomy hotel rooms, listening to IA enlightenment in the dark at the 2014 IA Summit. This morning I was at Miles Rochford’s session “Designing for shades of grey”. Here are my…

I’ve been in San Diego, dodging the sunshine and sitting in darkened rooms listening to awesome talks about IA. Here’s what I made of Erik Dahl’s talk on designing for emerging tech. Erik gave a whirlwind tour of the emerging…

Launching new stuff and getting everything right first time is hard. And nobody really expects to do it. I’m glad I don’t have to do it under the full glare of the media’s gaze. As an industry we are always…

Making mistakes on Ampp3d is punished with shaming selfies.

This evening I spoke at #ProductTank – a showcase event about product development hosted by the BBC, explaining how Trinity Mirror built Ampp3d in eight weeks. Here’s what I said… Ampp3d is the Mirror’s new data journalism site, which we…

Mainstream media is just catching up with an act of self-censorship that the BBC did on TV last night. It tells us something important about our political and media elite Mainstream media is just begininning to blog and report that…

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I was at news:rewired this week, where I drank too much red wine. But I also took copious notes. Here’s what I made of the opening keynote session: Jack Shepherd, editorial director of BuzzFeed. Jack explained that the story of…