• digital storytelling,  Wales

    What a successful festival

    I’ve been at the DS2 Digital Storytelling festival in Aberystwyth for the past three days and it’s been great! On Tuesday and Wednesday, my colleagues Huw Davies, Lisa Heledd and Carwyn Evans ran a Mobile Phone Storytelling workshop. I went to the final screening and the stories were very good. These three people, along with Gilly Adams and Daniel Meadows, are probably the most skilled practitioners of digital storytelling in the whole world. Director of the Aberystwyth Arts Centre hosted a delicious and healthy pre-festival meal on Wednesday … then we enjoyed a cabaret show by www.19-27.co.uk where a clever alignment of actors against a fantastic animated projection take you…

  • digital storytelling,  technology

    How to delete Mac clutter files from pendrive

    Ever saved something from a Mac to a pendrive, then put that same pendrive into a PC? Notice all those annoying ‘hidden’ Mac system files cluttering up the drive? If you right-click on the drive in Windows Explorer and search for the following: FINDER.DAT,___Move&Rename,DESKTO~1,OPENFO~1,TheVolumeSettingsFolder,Desktop*,.Trashes,.DS_Store Check, then delete them. Bingo! By the way, I think you get a similar load of clutter files on a Mac when you slot in a pendrive from a PC too.