Creative technologist, coder & librarian.

 

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For when you need to install Omeka on shared hosting

It's not always possible to install Omeka on a VPS or other dedicated server. Sometimes you just have to make do with shared web hosting and all of the caveats that come with that. These are some collected notes about troubleshooting Omeka installation on shared…

An introduction to Making Library Makers

First published on the Artefacto blog. Making Library Makers; An Intro was the first event for library makers run jointly by Artefacto and the Makercart Project. The event was created for staff in libraries who were interested in running maker events or otherwise learning more…

Interactive fiction frameworks & constructivist learning

One of the great things about Interactive Fiction frameworks like Twine and Undum is that their application extends far beyond creating linear text-based games (and the skies the limit, as even a cursory a glance at the TwineThreads Twitter feed shows). It's no secret that…

Notes and shiny new things from Mozfest 2014

The thing about Mozfest that stays with you after all the smoke has cleared is the sheer scale of the thing. Despite attending what felt like a respectable amount of sessions (summarised on the artefacto blog), I still didn't manage to make it to a…