On 28 June Karen Blakeman, at Reading University, UK, runs a workshop Beating Google into submission. Topics include: how Google works - what Google tells us and what we have to guess; latest developments at Google; how Google customises your results and can you stop it (etc.) Includes hands-on sessions. Cost: £150 +VAT (Total £180). A limited number of places for unwaged and students. Info at http://www.rba.co.uk/training/Google.htm
Photo by Sheila Webber: professorial inaugural lecture of Aki Tsuchiya, 13 June 2012, Sheffield.