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Daily social & tech headlines

My top picks have a similar theme – what could, or should, the future look like? The Guardian provides a series of interesting quotes on how and why big data could shape public services. The opportunity is best summarised by Tom Heath, head of research at the Open Data Institute “Data can enable government to do existing things […]

iPad 3 – my hopes for the new device…

I was asked to write a blog post on my hopes for the new iPad3.  Most of the expected changes are tweaks the existing functionality – so most won’t be expecting any major announcements.  Even so, I really hope Apple pull something special out of the bag.  My main hope is to see something really […]