Ben O’Steen shares his
Naturally, this derailed my entire morning.
Using the microprinter and the Guardian’s data on MP expenses to print out all the MP’s receipts, with QRCodes linking back to the original data:
Printing information out like this seems to be an interesting way to visualise and perhaps understand any type of activity stream.
I won’t reproduce the whole thing here; instead, I urge you to read it yourself.
Finally, Ben announced TextCamp.
A day spent learning and playing with (electronic) texts, manuscript images, letters of correspondence, memoirs, and paper goods.
It’s supposed to be in September, in the UK. I wonder if I’d be able to make it…