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Adios Analogue TV

Apr 06, 2012 No Comments

If anyone out there who has the wherewithal to buy a new TV is still clinging to their old cathode ray tube (CRT) monstrosity out of some codgerish nostalgic whimsy, please stop it. Throw it away.

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King Content

Apr 04, 2012 No Comments

We, the consumers, are supposed to know what we want and how and where to find it online. We’ve supposedly demanded unlimited choice and so now we have to make our selections and pick out our personal nuggets from the colossal heap of audio-visual spoil.

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Privacy on Parade

Feb 13, 2012 1 Comment

Information – about YOU – is the commodity that powers a free Internet. It’s the carrot that websites such as Google and Amazon dangle in front of commercial interests and makes Facebook worth squillions. But they’re not the only ones watching your every online move…

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Race Online 2012

Dec 13, 2011 No Comments

8.4 million adults in the UK have never used the Internet, SHOCK, HORROR!!! What are all those techno-muppets doing? Reading books? Having actual conversations? Walking the dog? Raising children? Playing sport? Going to the theatre? Picking fluff out of their belly-buttons??? I mean, stop it!! All of you!! Get with the programme. Stuff reality; get virtual, get digital, get online.

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Pirates in Cyberspace
(and why it’s bad to share)

Oct 25, 2011 No Comments

The movie, music and television industries are waging war against illegal, on-line file-sharing. But is it a battle they can ever win?

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Steve Jobs

Oct 06, 2011 1 Comment

Farewell to the man who was Apple.

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