New rbutr Website and Video is now Live!

Last Wednesday we sneakily launched the new version of the website which has been under construction for the last few months. Everything seems to be working, so it is time to start filling you in on all of the changes… New VIDEO! Probably one of the most exciting things about the new website is that […]

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Think Again – rbutr and bursting confirmation bias bubbles talk at a Sydney Atheist meetup.

I have been trying to communicate my vision for rbutr ever since we started working on it – just with differing levels of success. I am definitely making progress in my ability to communicate it, and this talk is my first real presentation where I have tried to communicate the whole vision. It was a […]

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Back to Work – and a Past TAM video!

So I am finally back at home in Australia with Craig, and we are settled down for two months of solid work while we are together – so get ready for some long awaited major upgrades. They will start coming thick and fast really soon! Meanwhile, I am also preparing for some upcoming talks I […]

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TAM2012 Presentation – Professional Edition!

I posted my hand-held camera version of the talk I gave in Tim Farley’s workshop on Crowdsourced Skepticism last year shortly after it happened. Well the official recording of the entire workshop came out recently, so here it is: My 15 minutes is the very last thing in the workshop if you wanted to watch […]

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Over 4000 Users!

Just a quick post saying that we crossed 4000 users last night. Another small stepping stone achievement on our way to our first million users 😉 These numbers will jump very rapidly when we finally get our next burst of work completed and release version 1.0 – which feels like we have been taking forever to get […]

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rbutr Talk at the Australian Skeptics National Convention 2012

Here is Shane Greenup talking at the Australian Skeptics National Convention about rbutr Shane will also be talking at the Centre for Inquiry event “JOURNALISM, CHURNALISM AND MEDIA BIAS” on Saturday the 15th of December (tomorrow!) in London.

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General Update

Things might look a little quiet around here lately, but that is because everything is happening behind the scenes at the moment! We’re in the final stages of developing a new animated video which briefly explains what rbutr is, to be placed on our homepage and used for marketing rbutr to the world. We are […]

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The Skeptic Zone and rbutr

The Skeptic Zone, Australia’s own Skeptic Podcast, played my interview with Maynard from TAM2012 last week. Grab it here: http://skepticzone.libsyn.com/the-skeptic-zone-209-20-oct-2012 I really like this interview because Maynard is an absolute genius interviewer. Quirky, funny and able to keep everything on track at the same time 🙂 The Skeptic Zone listeners who all donated to help send […]

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Token Skeptic Podcast Interview now out

Kylie Sturgess spent some time with me over Skype a short while ago for her podcast Token Skeptic. The interview  just came out the other day. An edited version of the interview also came out on the UK based ‘The Pod Delusion’ podcast back at the end of September. I’m really happy with the way […]

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The Great Global Discussion

Originally published in The Skeptic, Volume 32 Number 3, September 2012 As a repository of all human knowledge, the internet is an absolutely amazing thing, but as a platform for a global discussion of that knowledge it leaves a lot to be desired. In spite of all of the discussion capability which has been built […]

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