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Translation and Transliteration of Contact Information initial report open to public comment

Wed, 17 Dec 2014 11:54:59 +0000

For the last year I’ve been co-chairing an ICANN working group on Translation and Transliteration of Contact Information, an issue which will arise once the current ASCII-based Whois directory of domain name contacts is replaced by a system allowing domain name holders to input data in their own languages and scripts. Yesterday was the big […]

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The UCL Laptop Orchestra (UCLOrk)

Mon, 17 Nov 2014 09:16:14 +0000

At the UCL DigiFest 2014 (ucldigifest.org), the Music Systems Engineering Research Team led by Dr Nicolas Gold (UCL Computer Science/UCLDH) ran a 1.5hr session for people interested in digital music.  Participants learned about building digital instruments using the Pure Data programming language, explored the sonic possibilities of synthesised sounds, and then came together as a […]

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Events

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The UCL Centre for Digital Humanities contributes to and holds a variety of events.

Recurring events include Digital Excursions and lecture series, including our Painless Introduction talks, which give brief overviews of different Digital Humanities issues and techniques. Our events are primarily advertised right here on this page, which is syndicated in an RSS feed, but also on our DH Blog, on Twitter, and via our mailing list

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Think-aloud studies of information behaviour

Start: Feb 5, 2013 1:00:00 PM
End: Feb 5, 2013 2:00:00 PM

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In this Painless Introduction, Stephann Makri will discuss how to plan and conduct think-aloud observations of digital information behaviour. This will be an interactive and discursive Painless Introduction where you will be directly involved in planning a study aimed at looking at how information is acquired, interpreted and used.

Decoding Digital Humanities London

Start: Feb 27, 2013 6:00:00 PM

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This month we read: 

Charitonos, K., Blake, C., Scanlon, E. and Jones, A. (2012). Museum learning via social and mobile technologies: (How) can online interactions enhance the visitor experience?. British Journal of Educational Technology, 43: 802–819. Available at the Wiley online library

What people study when they study Twitter

Start: Feb 28, 2013 5:30:00 PM

Professor Shirley Williams from the University of Reading will be visiting UCLDH to give an informal talk. All are welcome and there will be a drinks reception in the Arts and Humanities Common room afterwards.
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