Alice Bonasio
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Alice Atkinson-Bonasio is a Communications and PR professional who’s worked and written content for technology start-ups like Badoo, Summly, The Filter and Mendeley. She’s published features in Edge, GamesTM, 360 and The Escapist and blogged for The Wall, Technorati and The Little Pink Blog. She has a BA in Media Communications with Cultural Studies, MA in Creative and Media Enterprises, and is currently pursuing a PhD in Online Marketing.

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What's an API and Why It Matters to You

(1) Comments | Posted 19 September 2014 | (13:08)

I want to testify that to me, API's have been a bit of a revelation. I use this type of terminology without qualm because across the board we hear words like "evangelist" describing the people whose job it is to spread the word about a particular API. These people, as...

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Monty Python Cameo Confirms Stephen Hawking as Pop Culture's Ultimate Science Icon

(0) Comments | Posted 2 July 2014 | (16:11)

Having been one of the lucky ones to snap up a ticket for the opening night of Monty Python's live comeback show yesterday, I still have Always Look on the Bright Side of Life stuck in my head. But just when I thought that penis-shaped swirly canons expelling a stream...

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Socialising the Web of Data

(0) Comments | Posted 1 May 2014 | (15:16)

Back in 2012 Forbes Magazine declared that data was "the new oil," and nobody these days disputes the fact that there is a ridiculously large amount of useful data available out there. The use of HTTP as an access method and semantic web languages as interchange formats have...

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A No-brainer for Unlocking Science

(1) Comments | Posted 28 February 2014 | (18:08)

It's no secret that better collaboration between scientists can lead to new insights and faster discoveries, and the world's richest countries are now using this idea globally to push for a dementia cure.

In December last year, Health Ministers from all G8 countries met in London to...

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The Science of Collaboration

(0) Comments | Posted 18 October 2013 | (15:47)

I believe it's fair to say that nobody begrudges Professor Peter Higgs the Nobel Prize in Physics - which he was awarded jointly with François Englert - for the discovery of the Higgs boson, the "God Particle". He is a captivating sort of fellow that exudes modesty as well as...

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But What Has Google Ever Done for Us?

(10) Comments | Posted 5 August 2013 | (01:00)

In the past months there's been a seismic shift in how Google is perceived by the media, government and public in the UK. From being pretty much universally loved and admired as a bastion of corporate goodness - living proof that size and profit don't necessarily equate to a lack...

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