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#digidoc2018

The digidoc logo

Last week in Stirling, the epicentre of digital cultural imaging in Scotland’s burgeoning cultural heritage scene, the amazing Engine Shed team organised three days of slick presentations, magic, dancing and whisky that made DigiDoc 2018. (Is that breathless enough for you?)

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Yahoo! Openhack EU (Bucharest)

Last weekend, I was invited to attend the Yahoo! Openhack EU event that was held in Bucharest, Romania as part of a team of “History Enthusiasts” to try and help participants generate ideas using cultural sector data. This came about from the really successful History Hack Day that Matt Patterson…

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Scuba diving, Sharm el Sheikh

Kate with her favourite fish – 2 clownfish We’ve just returned from a week in Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt where we spent a week diving in the company of Kate’s sister and brother-in-law. Our base, at the Hilton Fayrouz, was perfect for the town’s nightlife and using the facilities of…

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