Stat attack:
Spiked has a long article from the editor of Cultural Trends, explaining in great detail why a lot of arts and cultural-industries ‘statistics’ are just so much old fluff.

Creative Stoke:
Creative Stoke is now big enough to be allowed out on its own.

.lit hit:
It had to happen sooner or later; the security features for the popular .lit e-book format, for reading e-books using the (excellent) Microsoft Reader 2.0 have been well and truly cracked. Just in time for Bournemouth’s major eBooks and the Future conference.