Every few years, I like to take a look at technology trends and make some forecasts about where this is heading. If I had the skills of a storyteller, I might try to write a SciFi novel, but as it is I’ll content myself with creating potential futures in articles such as this. Whilst it […]
Life, the Universe, and Everything, and our take on it.
I know I said I would avoid political comment in these blogs, but I have been so dispirited by the whole nature of the Referendum campaign on both sides that I felt a small rant was in order. I’m not going to plump for one side or the other, rather to proclaim “a plague on […]
I have been lucky enough (I think “lucky” is the word I want) to stay many times in hotels on both business and pleasure, all around the world. Some have been top class, others not so good. A good hotel will make a stay a very pleasant event, and even bad hotels tend to have […]
With obesity becoming a national obsession, it is clear that the terms ‘thin’ and ‘fat’ are wholly inadequate to describe the range of widths of the human form. I spent my teenage years in Skegness (somebody has to), where humankind not only comes in every shape and size, but also is prepared to display that […]
Are polarised opinions in black and white really desirable? Isn’t a grey “maybe” view more appropriate? We should all learn to doubt more…
It seems to me that certain types of car are the most likely to be driven at excessive speeds on motorways. Here are my top five transgressors.
Why are some people “cat people” and some “dog people”? It’s to do with how you interact with your pet, and the principle is quite simple…