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Podcasts are “back” – so what are you listening to?

Podcasts are back in fashion - here is why, and a list of what I am listening to. Read the full post »
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Let’s Dump Technology Transfer from the Addis Agenda

Let’s dump technology transfer from the Addis declaration and substitute technology development and sharing — they could be two of the most important components of post-2015 development success. Read the full post »
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Blog revamp

I've made some design changes to this blog. For those who are interested, here are the details. Read the full post »

Zero inbox – an update

How to manage a lot of email, using (mainly free) tools in Outlook.  Shows how to keep a "zero inbox".  An approach loosely based on Getting Things Done. Read the full post »
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Using your UK mobile abroad without roaming charges

A service from O2 looks ideal for frequent overseas travellers from the UK. Read the full post »
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Five simple cybertasks for the holiday

Five things you could do this holiday to protect your privacy and your memories. Read the full post »