Blockchain For Copyright In Radio – a VRT Sandbox Project (subs available)

Distributing and paying music rights is tough When MNM plays a song by Bazart the network has to complete a form and send it to the institution that manages Bazart’s music rights It determines Bazart’s earnings according to a distribution key Up to nine months after the song is broadcast Bazart gets paid Minus the costs, of course […]

Norfolk’s Newspapers past and present – Norfolk Perspectives with Bob Batcher

>>>THIS TIME ON “NORFOLK PERSPECTIVES,” WE’RE GOING TO HAVE AN INDEPTH CONVERSATION WITH THE PUBLISHERS OF TWO OF OUR PRINT PUBLICATIONS, MAUREEN JONES AND BRENDA ANDREWS. IT’S A GREAT CONVERSATION, SO JOIN US RIGHT HERE ON “NORFOLK PERSPECTIVES.” CAPTIONING PROVIDED BY CAPTION ASSOCIATES, LLC www.captionassociates.com >>WELCOME TO “NORFOLK PERSPECTIVES.” I’M BOB BATCHER. YES, I DID MENTION THE PUBLICATIONS […]

Dwarfism and me: ‘We’re still treated as less than human’

My name is Cara Reedy. I’m a writer and podcaster living in New York City. I’m also one of an estimated 90,000 people with dwarfism in the US. As a dwarf, or little person as it’s sometimes called, my body is always on display. I’m stared at, followed, had the word midget screamed at me and been discriminated […]

CTB V News Group Newspapers Limited and Imogen Thomas

The Sun had published an article identifying Imogen Thomas as having had a sexual relationship with a footballer. The unnamed claimant, a married man with a family, sought to continue an anonymised injunction, restraining the newspaper from publicising his identity and revealing more details. Ms Thomas texted the claimant in twenty eleven asking for £50,000, leading him to […]

How supermarkets invent vegan meals | Supermarket Secrets – BBC

One of the biggest new food trends became a mass movement thanks to social media. Veganism. Now, there’s a trend that’s come right out of the blue. A year ago, being a vegan wouldn’t have had mainstream appeal. Today, it’s everywhere. Whether it’s for ethical reasons, to save money or simply to be healthier, swapping animal products for […]

Blind travel writer can ‘see’ BEES differently 🐝🐝🐝 – BBC

I want Sara to try travelling blind. I don’t mean not using her eyes but, rather, getting so close to things that her other senses take over. So I’m taking her to a farm, near the mountain town of Camlihemsin. Mustafa is a honey producer and he’s agreed to show us right inside his hives. He’s scything the […]

'Rights enjoyed by One are Rights enjoyed by All' – Michelle O'Neill

well I'm absolutely delighted to be here this evening in Belfast at the Mac Theatre where I'm taking part in parade talks back it's an opportunity to be here among the LGBTQ community to talk to them about all the issues that are relevant to talk to them around the theme of rates no because unders the theme […]