In the light of the post-truth world we now seem to live in, I feel I have no option but to put every resource I have into ensuring the world gets an internet which automatically fights back against misinformation and filter bubbles, and helps promote critical thinking to future generations. I don’t think rbutr will […]
A couple of months ago I did an interview with Compassion Plans about how we’re trying to make a positive impact on the world by fighting misinformation and the harmful impacts it has on the world. The interview was published a while ago, but I have only just caught up with my emails and had […]
A little over two weeks ago rbutr was revealed to have made it into the top 10 pitches for SydStart’s pitching tournament. We were very excited to be given the opportunity to pitch on the main stage of SydStart, Sydney’s largest and most important startup conference and expo. That pitch took place on Tuesday the 2nd of […]
I will be talking at Nerd Nite next week about “The (mis)information superhighway” It should be a fun lighthearted talk about all of the really bad misinformation which gets shared all over the internet so quickly and easily, and of course, how we might be able to help fight back against it with rbutr. Click […]
Get past the first 30 seconds and I stop looking so sour 🙂
Back in November I gave a 5 minute Ignite talk in Sydney. Here is the video!
I have just arrived home from a fantastic weekend in the Australian Capital Territory, where the Australian National Skeptics Conference was just held in the fantastic venue, the CSIRO Discovery Centre. I had a great weekend, met some amazing people and am really pumped about getting some groundswell support behind rbutr in Australia over the […]
Diffusion Radio have just published an interview I did a few days ago. Listen now! http://www.diffusionradio.com/2013/10/rbutr_rebuttals_and_mosquito_f.html The story starts at about 3min 28sec and continues past the Confirmation Bias Song.
On the 22nd of August I flew from the UK to Sweden to attend the European Skeptics Congress in Stockholm. The first morning of the conference had Hans Rosling, international superstar of statistics, giving a talk on demographics and public perception vs reality. I was fortunate enough to have a long chat with Hans after […]
I have had to cut short this series of posts because it was taking up too much of my time to write them, and seriously, you all know that I have more important things to be working on…. So here is the conclusion of our USA trip, as quickly and efficiently as I can present […]