Author Archives: Alan Stevenson

About Alan Stevenson

Over the last fifteen years I have split my time almost equally between Developing Digital strategies for public and private sector clients and helping organisations visualise, specify, plan and optimise technology-based solutions within their organisation.

Are you a Fox, Hedgehog or Something Completely Different?

The recent video we posted that looks at whether the Internet is re-wiring our brains reminded me of a post we wrote a while back that looked deeper at this subject. In that article we referenced a great wee online … Continue reading

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Notes on a Scandal Part 2 – Events?

The next installment of Notes on a Scandal follows on from our recent posts: Notes on a Scandal Overview: An Online Monitoring Perspective and Notes on a Scandal Part 1 – Impact? This series of posts attempts to offer a … Continue reading

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Identifying the Do-Dos

Following on from our recent post The Way of the Do-Do we have put together a shortlist of our Do-Do’s. Do you agree with these? Can you add a few more? As the quote below suggests, it can be foolish … Continue reading

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Notes on Scandal Part 1 – Impact (on online search and Twitter)

Following on from our recent article Notes on a (Phone Hacking) Scandal: an online series, we have analysed the online impact of the News of the World scandal looking at the impact on online search behaviour and Twitter using Google … Continue reading

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The Way of the “Do Do”

For those unaware, the do-do was a large, flightless bird living on the island of Mauritius. Within a few hundred years of European traders arriving on its island it was extinct. The analogy to technology Market Leaders is probably a … Continue reading

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Notes on a (Phone Hacking) Scandal: an online series

If you live in the UK you will possibly be “enjoying” blanket media coverage of the phone hacking scandal involving the News of the World. Notes on a Scandal follows on from our post entitled A Social Media Listening Tool … Continue reading

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