Professor Kevin Curran

  • Lost in the post: the personal details of 25 million people

    My interview on BBC Radio Foyle Morning Programme on 25 million people’s personal details were lost in Britain’s worst ever data protection breach HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC).

  • Website Designers Overlooking Needs of Disabled People

    My interview on companies overlooking the needs of disabled people when designing websites. The article also featured in the Belfast Telegraph and the National Center on Disability and Access to Distance Education site Accessibility in the News.

  • BBC Radio Ulster to talk about persons at the Vatican possibly altering Wikipedia entries on Gerry Adams

    My interview on BBC Radio Ulster to talk about persons at the Vatican possibly altering Wikipedia entries on Gerry Adams on the 16th August 2007.

    I was also interviewed on BBC Radio Foyle Afternoon Show programme to talk about Wikipedia and Wiki Scanner on the 16th August 2007. You can listen to the piece here. The Belfast Telegraph then did a piece titled Did Vatican alter Wikipedia info on Adams? which was linked to the earlier BBC item on Wikipedia and Gerry Adams entry.

    The BBC ran an item titled Vatican ‘edited Adams web page’
    on the Wiki Scanner, Vatican and Gerry Adams (16/8/07). It also appeared in VUNet, FunctionPix, Freedom4um, Silicon.de, Health.sk, The O’Hara Factor, NewsFeed Researcher, adnkronos international, RedOrbit, The Irish Independent, misc.activism, TMC net, Calton Resources, Super News Today including others.

  • Is the Web a reliable source?

    My interview on BBC Radio Ulster Evening Extra on the reliability of online information.

  • BBC Radio Ulster – Google Zeitgeist

    BBC Radio Ulster – Google Zeitgeist

    My interview on Radio Ulster to talk about the Google Zeitgeist.

  • 2FM’s Gerry Ryan Show on experiments of Guglielmo Marconi in Ireland and his Irish ancestry

    My interview on 2FM’s Gerry Ryan Show on the various experiments of Guglielmo Marconi in Ireland and his Irish ancestry.

  • Investment Belfast 25K Business Plan Competition

    Investment Belfast mentioning our runner-up spot with the INNSULIN concept in the 25K competition in October 2006.

  • Impeller – A news magazine from ITT FLYGT

    my interview in Impeller on the marriage of communications and information technology is creating a whole new technology sector, called machine-to-machine (M2M).

  • BBC News quoting from my appearance on ‘Good Morning Ulster’ radio program on BBC

  • UU Knowledge Club event where I spoke on RFID.