Technology & history

‘Labour of love’ print diaries take a place at St Bride’s

May 05, 2022 at 01:41 am by admin

Australian print recruitment consultant James Cryer’s six-year labour of love has been recognised with a place in a library in the heartland of Britain’s printing.... Read More

Casting around as a Mohr mystery gets us all into hot metal

Jan 25, 2022 at 06:36 pm by admin

The death of a possible descendant has cast thoughts back to the inventor of one of the enabling technologies of the letterpress era… and created a new mystery. It sta.... Read More

Video tells of 125 years’ of buzzing Bee's tech revolution

Jan 12, 2022 at 10:41 am by admin

Forget that the offices of the De Queen Bee aren’t as grand as they were, the aspirations more modest than in 1897. The Arkansas newspaper – created when the rail.... Read More

Pickets’ memory lane is just a walk up the creek

Jul 09, 2021 at 11:40 am by admin

Who’d have thought it – that the once-polluted Milton creek I recall, makes a sailing mag’s best boating destinations. With a paper mill at one end and one.... Read More

Herald’s production story from half-a-century ago

Jun 29, 2021 at 11:40 am by admin

A film retrieved from 1970 tells the production story of the Sydney Morning Herald and its sister newspapers. From the individual efforts of reporters and graphic designers,.... Read More