Management of e-Reputation in Online Work Exchanges

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Recently Dr James Stewart gave a presentation entitled From Crowd to Cloud: the shaping and management of e-reputation in online freelance and crowdsourced work exchanges to Edinburgh University’s Social Informatics Forum. His talk drew on a…

Results

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Today was the end of year exam board for undergraduate courses. This involves the careful and relentless examination of anonymised excel spreadsheets, only enlivened by the more outre courses taken by students on joint degrees. Who…

I Could Eat a Scabby Horse…

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There is an ongoing crisis in the meat industry over the substitution of horsemeat for beef in manufactured products, which, so far, has reached its nadir with the news that Findus beef lasagne is 0% cow…

Report of the Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust

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The Francis report into the Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust was published last week and is available online. The Stafford Hospital scandal became public in 2009 when the Healthcare Commission published a report investigating much  higher…