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About A Minute - from @edent & friends

Arts & Culture Podcasts

A pico-podcast.

A pico-podcast.

Location:

United Kingdom

Description:

A pico-podcast.

Twitter:

@edent

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 32 – Switching from being a developer to being a manager

10/21/2019
We’re back again with Kim Rowan. Listen to her thoughts about what it’s like to become a manager of technical teams. Read about how she got into tech.

Duration:00:03:27

Episode 31 – Modernising the Ministry of Justice

10/16/2019
How do you modernise the technology of a huge organisation like the UK’s Ministry of Justice? Kim Rowan has some bright ideas. Read Kim’s post on the Application Modernisation Team For more technical posts, read the Just-Tech blog on Medium.

Duration:00:01:56

Episode 30 – The Science of Laughter – with @Suw

10/8/2019
Happy Ada Lovelace Day! I interviewed its founder, Suw Charman-Anderson, on an earlier episode. So here is a BONUS EPISODE for your ears. I hope you have as much fun listening to it as I had recording it.

Duration:00:01:29

Episode 29: The Pod Delusion Strikes Back!

8/24/2019
After five long years, The Pod Delusion is back! This is a quick chat with host & producer James O’Malley. You can listen to back-episodes at https://poddelusion.co.uk/blog/ and I thoroughly recommend sticking it in your podcast app.

Duration:00:01:22

Documentally and Backpack Studio

7/26/2019
If two blokes meet up and don’t record a podcast, did it even happen? Social Media Maven Documentally showed off his podcasting rig – an app called Backpack Studio. You can listen to the ramblechat we recorded on his feed. Here’s our quick chat about this nifty podcasting app – which I hope will one…

Duration:00:01:48

Episode 27 – Hannah Cameron’s makerspace adventures

6/19/2019
Hannah works for Eagle Labs, where she 3D prints things and builds IoT lamps.

Duration:00:02:39

Episode 26 – Dan Pope’s trntxt.uk

6/14/2019
Do you want an ultra-minimalist, open source, train times website? If so, Dan Pope, has created trntxt.uk just for you!

Duration:00:02:17

Episode 25 – The Pay Gap with Rainey David

4/10/2019
A quick chat with Rainey David all about the gender pay gap. Including top tips on how to value your worth to your employer. Find out more at ThePayGap.com

Duration:00:02:16

Episode 24 – Sound Archiving with Thea Cochrane

4/3/2019
My pal Thea Cochrane is doing brilliant things with the British Library Sound Archive You can follow along @BLSoundHeritage.

Duration:00:02:06

Episode 23 – Sixty Second Security with Dan Raywood

3/27/2019
How can you quickly tune up your computer security? Dan Raywood – Contributing Editor at Infosecurity Magazine shares his wisdom with us. If you’re interested in an open source password manager, I’m happy to personally recommend BitWarden

Duration:00:01:45

Episode 22 – Recycling with TerraCycle

3/22/2019
I’m joined by my old school-chum Rebecca Bradshaw – as we talk about an innovative recycling company – TerraCycle. You can find out more about their recycling programme on Twitter. Sorry for the slightly iffy audio-quality. The call recorder on my phone is OK for admin, but not brilliant for podcasting. Will try to record…

Duration:00:01:49

Episode 21: Ada Lovelace Day Live!

3/17/2019
I’m joined by Suw Charman-Anderson – powerhouse and founder of Finding Ada. You can follow Finding Ada on Twitter and you can support the project on Patreon. If you’d like to have a chat with me – get in touch.

Duration:00:01:56

New Podcasts Coming Soon!

2/26/2019
Because podcasts are now cool™ again – I’ve decided to resurrect this feed. If you’re interested in being interviewed – please get in touch with me. We can record in person, over the phone, or via Skype. In the meantime, here’s the podcast’s theme-tune to get you in the mood. And to test that I’ve…

Duration:00:02:10

Episode 20: @PipWillcox and the Digital First Folio of Shakespeare’s Works

12/20/2014
Oxford’s Bodleian library makes high resolution scans of Shakespeare’s First Folio available under a Creative Commons licence. Pip Willcox tells us more. About A Minute is an amuse-bouche for podcast listeners. No long intro and outro. No waffling on. No adverts, competitions, arguing, or begging for iTunes reviews. You get to listen to an interesting…

Duration:00:01:36

Episode 19: Ancient Japanese

12/18/2014
Talking to Kerri Russell about the Oxford Corpus of Old Japanese. About A Minute is an amuse-bouche for podcast listeners. No long intro and outro. No waffling on. No adverts, competitions, arguing, or begging for iTunes reviews. You get to listen to an interesting person chat for about a minute – that’s it! Get About…

Duration:00:01:28

Episode 18: @Kerpowla and @InspireWIT

12/16/2014
Student Paula Clerkin has just run a successful conference for Women In Technology. Read about how she organised the conference, check out her blog, and follow her code on GitHub. Get About A Minute as soon as each episode goes live. Stick this Podcast Feed into your podcatcher Or you can Subscribe on iTunes Intro…

Duration:00:02:01

Episode 17: The @AmySharrocks Sea-fall Experience

12/14/2014
Once again I’m joined by Rosie Clarke. Today we talk about the artist Amy Sharrocks. To learn more about Amy Sharrocks’ work, visit the Museum of Water and follow her on Twitter. And, as a special bonus, here’s Rosie talking in a bit more detail about the Sea-fall. About A Minute is an amuse-bouche for…

Duration:00:01:19

Episode 16: Kerri Russell talks about Digital Shakespeare #ShakeHack

12/12/2014
Chatting with Oxford University’s Kerry Russell about their Shakespearean Hackfest. You can access all the data from the Bodleian library’s digital First Folio. You can also read about my Hamlet Audio Hack. Get About A Minute as soon as each episode goes live. Stick this Podcast Feed into your podcatcher Or you can Subscribe on…

Duration:00:01:46

Episode 15: Museums At Night

12/10/2014
Ever wanted to explore a museum at night time? Rosie Clarke tells you how! Museums at Night is Culture24‘s festival of inspiring after hours cultural events at museums, galleries and heritage sites. Next year it’s on across the UK from Thursday May 14 until Saturday May 16 2015. Get About A Minute as soon as…

Duration:00:01:33

Episode 14: Wikipedia VIP with @PigsOnTheWing

12/8/2014
What do famous people sound like? The Wikipedia Voice Introduction Project seeks to find out. Learn more on Andy Mabbett’s blog or follow #WikiVIP on Twitter. Get About A Minute as soon as each episode goes live. Stick this Podcast Feed into your podcatcher Or you can Subscribe on iTunes Intro music “Gran Vals” performed…

Duration:00:01:24