I’ve learnt much this Xmas. Firstly, using the word “Xmas” winds some people up. One of my lads gifts this year was the PS4 VR. He’s delighted with it. I however, saw nothing during the periods of hype and the plethora of news reports about the fact it has a great wire dangling from the […]Read More The true meaning of Christmas
As always I’ll start by saying this review contains no spoilers and is my opinion alone. The review is as a result of paying full price for the paperback – no review copy. I don’t normally read this genre. If I am reading fantasy or fiction, I like it to be very fictional or very […]Read More Review: The girl on the train
Scotland Yard is spending £1.7 million to set up its Twitter squad, which will have five detectives running it. Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3739348/Scotland-Yard-ploughs-2million-new-thought-police-unit-snoop-web-users-hunt-trolls.html#ixzz4HIGXGDeJ Sadly, today’s post follows on from a previous one, where the world of a “You can’t say that” grows ever closer. Imagine a world. It’s one made of eggshells, people tentatively stepping from place […]Read More The “You can’t say that” Police
I’m a little fed up. It’s in regard to users who complain about the very freedoms that make social media great – free speech – be it celebrities or anyone else that posts their views and comments publicly into the diverse and vast pool of the Internet, then complain when they attract comments they don’t […]Read More Happyweb – a new Internet.
Being a Linux user for many years, I decided to purchase a Chromebook in 2014. I’ve written numerous articles since then, because whilst I remained a desktop Linux user, I tried to use the Chromebook exclusively when it came to my day to day needs. I differ from many of the outspoken people online regarding […]Read More ChromeOS – Android’s arrival?
Every day we see a new warning of what will happen if the “vote leave” campaign wins. Its now getting to the point where there are no more scare stories to push onto people to convince them to stay in the EU…..until now….. Should the UK leave the EU, I feel it is my duty […]Read More Aliens will invade if UK votes out
When the name of a research vessel gets put out to the Internet to vote on, you would think they would have done their research first. People may be aware of a recent news piece where the Natural Environment Research Council asked the Internet to come up with a name for their new vessel. Recent history […]Read More Boaty McBoatface – “Researchers” never saw this coming?