Mathew Lowry

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The following text was just submitted to Sony Belgium. I post it here not because I think it will get me improved customer service, but to show the difference between the vision and the reality of “.eu-driven businesses” in Europe’s single market. The original post follows the updates. Updates [Update 1: so I finally heard… » read more

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A recent edition of The Infinite Monkey Cage, BBC Radio4’s brilliant chat show combining science and comedy, got me thinking again about the parallels between science communications and EU communications. (Note: this post got a “Brexit update” in July 2016 over on Medium) The episode (“A Balanced Programme on Balance“) covered the often tortured relationship… » read more

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The lack of specialists in EU-oriented blogs is impeding the development of the European online public space. One of the observations in the recent Waggener-Edstrom survey of influential blogs that resonated with me was the lack of specialists in Euro blogging circles. Finding 1: a major gap in sector-specific blogging expertise The study contrasts this… » read more

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