Posts Tagged ‘Social Media’

End of an Era

Posted on: December 29th, 2023 by admin 10 Comments

In mid-2011, following the advice of Philip van Zyl of Get Social Media, I started writing a regular weekly blog to draw […]

Peer Review at a Crossroads

Posted on: September 29th, 2023 by admin 2 Comments

What are the origins of peer review? In September 2015 I addressed this question in my Friday blog, pointing out that The […]

Overcoming Adversity

Posted on: June 2nd, 2023 by admin 1 Comment

At some stage in our lives, we have all been inspired by fellow human beings who, despite the odds, have […]

NIH’s TikTok Moment

Posted on: March 24th, 2023 by admin

What is it about the USA and China? Yesterday, the CEO of TikTok, Shou Zi Chew, was grilled for over five hours by […]

Live Grenade in Soldier’s Chest

Posted on: January 13th, 2023 by admin

For almost a year now, the world has watched as Ukraine, led by the indomitable Volodymyr Zelenskyy, has fought to […]

World Dense Breast Day

Posted on: September 30th, 2022 by admin

On the eve of Breast Cancer Awareness Month comes the news that Katie Couric, the former CBS Evening News anchor, was diagnosed with […]

Harambee: A Book is Launched

Posted on: April 29th, 2022 by admin

Yesterday saw the launch of a marvellous new book authored by Mike Bruton entitled Harambee. Published by BestRed, an imprint […]

Quarterback of Hip-Hop

Posted on: February 18th, 2022 by admin 4 Comments

This past Sunday, 13 February 2022, one of America’s great sporting traditions – the Super Bowl – was played in Inglewood, California. […]

Angels in the Crowd

Posted on: February 4th, 2022 by admin

When an entrepreneur has a novel idea for a medical device, her biggest challenge will be to secure the necessary […]

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Posted on: October 1st, 2021 by admin

Today, 1 October 2021, marks the beginning of Breast Cancer Awareness Month (BCAM), an annual campaign to increase awareness of the disease […]