The Digital Picture

This New Scientist article about Amazon’s Mechanical Turk turned my thoughts to the nature of human interaction with technology in order to overcome problems. The Mechanical Turk is a clever and interesting parallel to entirely automated problem-solving. Instead of letting computers do all of the work, small tasks are pulled together in a central interface… » read more

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Big ideas for Stakeholder Day

In a recent post on the European Commission Information Society site people living in the EU are urged to help shape the developments of the Digital Agenda – bridging the gap between the public and the decision-makers. The message is as follows: “What is your big idea for the Digital Agenda, Europe’s new strategy for… » read more

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Welcome to The Digital Picture – I’m looking forward to using this platform to share stories relevant to technology, the opportunities it presents, and the challenges it allows us to address in Europe. A lot is being written and said at the moment about the EU2020 and the developments of the Digital Agenda associated with… » read more

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