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Social media could transform the NHS and other public services in the same way that file-sharing changed the music industry, a conference has heard. Growing use of tools, such as Facebook and Twitter, offered an opportunity to re…

The police force in the UK doesn't have a good record when it comes to officers blogging about the jobs that they do. Yet, for some reason, some police have been allowed to "tweet" about such matters. I suspect it …

Google Wave is proving its worth in the scientific community, as one of the new collaboration tools which scientists are using to work together and conduct research. See Strength in science collaboration ( BBC News: Technology )…

Councillors in a rural town have staged a mass resignation after becoming tired of criticism from a blogger. Ex-vice chairman Anthony Canvin said 11 of Somerton Town Council's 15 members resigned at a meeting on Tuesday. On h…