I don’t like the term box set for this article. When most people talk of box sets we don’t mean box sets at all. Imagine if Aliens from another galaxy landed here and the trouble they would have. After learning our languages, they would find out the words we say often don’t represent the things […]Read More Television box-sets and their evils.
I’ve a very good friend, he tackles a wide range of issues from privacy to patents, proprietary software to open source and he does this very well. He is incredibly well read, well sourced and maybe most important of all, passionate about his subjects. We all hear in the media about the dangers of being […]Read More Privacy, social media and the perception of evil?
I sit here amidst a foray of over excited scientists talking too quickly down a mic on a live stream and this musing comes on the back of having to suffer 2 and a half hours of the awful film Interstellar the other day. To say I’m not “pro-space” at the moment is an understatement. […]Read More Rosetta – The pointless achievement?
A musing of sorts….. Computing is anti-social. That statement is still made today although its more a comment for the 80’s/90’s where the idea of being permanently connected (to then a BBS service) was a little rare to say the least. Messages posted could be read instantly but it wasn’t like it is today with […]Read More In the company of strangers – My computing office “social life”
Well not so much about politics since I’ve found an article results in a minefield of bad feeling, strong emotion and outright trolling played out in my comments section. Suffice to say, with one or two exceptions, politicians are self serving weasel worded free loaders. On that note I’ll start by mentioning UKIP. Over the […]Read More Web round up – Anonymous, Politics and Elite!