Monthly Archives: August 2008

Cloud City

[As ever, you can read this on the BBC News website] When I’m asked to give a talk about technology I like to pull out my iPod Touch, wave it at the crowd and point out that ‘in the future’ … Continue reading

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Posting from my ipod touch

Just installed the wordpress app…

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End of the Internet: Pictures at Eleven?

[As ever, you can read this on the BBC News website] We journalists like nothing more than a forthcoming apocalypse, especially when it involves something that most people don’t properly understand. It’s easy to frighten people with talk of ‘superbugs’ … Continue reading

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Fools rush in…

The House of Commons Culture Media and Sport Select Committee recently issued a call for more regulation of online content, and I wrote about it for Index on Censorship It would be nice to think that the latest call to … Continue reading

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Fun in Spain

Benalmadena Originally uploaded by BillT. On the last day in Benalmadena Max and I took the cable car up the mountain- where they have a falconry centre. A great display, including a Golden Eagle. And a friendly Harrier Hawk…

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Olympic Gold

I don’t really care about the Olympics, but thought I’d have a look to see how well the broadcasters were doing with their online coverage. Having spotted this interesting comment on news.com I followed the link, installed the latest Silverlight, … Continue reading

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Core Problem for Apple

[As ever, you can read this on the BBC News website. And it was picked up on the MSDN Developer blog] The computer manufacturer formerly known as ‘Apple Computer’ changed its name to Apple Inc. eighteen months ago, reflecting the … Continue reading

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Excellent image of Capena

Bild 1081_fake.jpg Originally uploaded by Edgar Benedetto Laudito. Just back from two weeks in the remarkably lovely town of Capena, north of Rome, and found this great faux image of the fountain at the end of Via Capena.

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