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Let’s blame the smoker – Nottinghamshire County Council’s “great” idea

Nottinghamshire County Council has announced an intention to ban smoking for its employee's during work time.  Its aim is to improve workers health (isn't that nice of them), reduce sickness (not sure how that works, people can smoke at home... Continue Reading →

UKIP, The Royals and other random musing.

UKIP are political pioneers!  Whilst most parties wait until they get into power before performing U-turns on their election promises, UKIP have gone one step further and U-turned before that.  With 1 seat the UKIP leader couldn't have had a... Continue Reading →

Digital Dark Age – And don’t tell me, Google is here to help?

Today we have an article about a digital dark age and how all the data stored for this generation could be lost: Technology could mean that our lives are lost to history, according to experts. What experts am I left... Continue Reading →

Elementary OS – Feeling like paying them?

I've advocated Linux and free software for years.  I still do. Over the years I've also stated many times that proprietary software (and indeed software running on any other license) is fine with me, so long as the user is... Continue Reading →

ET is not coming and there’s nobody listening

We humans in the main, are social animals.   Perhaps the ultimate example of this are the Alien believers who need to believe in life outside of our planet, but moreover it visiting us. Is the desire to be "not... Continue Reading →

End of the Google Glass? – Can I say I told you so?

I voiced my concerns at the time.  I labelled the "glasshole" as someone who struts around with a silly looking Google device on their face. It surprised me that when Prince Charles was seen with them that this didn't act... Continue Reading →

Twitter – You’ll like it because we say you will.

I've written a few times about the "promoted tweets" feature of Twitter, but today I'm looking at the release of news that refers to rogue Tweets that may appear in your timeline because Twitter thinks you want to read them.... Continue Reading →

Distorting the story? – Lets visit Ickesville

There's nothing like a news story which backs up your opinion/view. It's even better if you are selling books and tickets to shows with that opinion. And its even better still if you can find a number of "fans" to... Continue Reading →

Destiny – Is the game in yours? Lets cut through the hype.

Destiny.  No, not what is going to happen in the future on some set storyline you are playing out in your life. I am talking about Destiny the game, specifically the PS3 version where the hype machine has worked overtime... Continue Reading →

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