Why we should be afraid of Google Streetview | APC: Richard Chirgwin’s opinion piece on Google Street View and why many people react with fear. He concentrates on the emotional reaction, not the logic — something which certainly needs to be taken into account.
My week of Monday 16 to Sunday 22 November 2015 was a complete and utter write-off. Very little productive was done. Just like last week, there’s no new media objects for you to consume — though that will change fairly quickly over the coming days. I’m hoping my photograph of a rather determined millipede will […]
Monday 9 to Sunday 15 November 2015 was a busy week. But apart from speaking briefly at a conference, and taking part in a couple of media briefings, it was mostly about things being done in the background. In fact, this Weekly Wrap is so late, and there’s no new media objects for you to […]
Spring this year seems to have a certain momentum. My week of Monday 2 to Sunday 8 November 2015 was yet another continuation of the steady progress in the eternal battle against entropy. I won’t go into details, lest I jinx it. But apart from the handful of completed items listed below, I made solid […]
Would you believe it’s been more than a year since the last time Marc Fennell invited me onto Download This Show? Well, it is. Ironically, it seems like this week’s episode was designed specifically to troll me. We discussed TV (which I don’t watch) in the context of the new Apple TV, cars (which I […]
President Trump. Go on, you might as well start practising it now. President Trump. Say it with me. President Trump. This is going to be so excellent. In this podcast, there’s talk of Twitter, arson, and misogyny. Nicholas Fryer ponders the complex etiquette of urinating in public. And I discuss the future of The 9pm […]