Is updating the same as upgrading?

July 28, 2012 5:00 pm0 comments
Is updating the same as upgrading?

Facebook and YouTube. Both of them currently dominate their areas of purpose. While Facebook appears to dominate the arena of social networking sites with 901 million users since April 2012, and YouTube, which is currently the most common site for people to share their videos, averaging at 1,200,000,000 views per […]

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Interview with Maxime Verhagen: Deputy Prime Minister of the Netherlands

July 21, 2012 11:27 am0 comments
Interview with Maxime Verhagen: Deputy Prime Minister of the Netherlands

The Netherlands passed a law in 2011 which prevents internet service providers from charging more for certain types of content, effectively making ‘network neutrality’ the norm. The Netherlands is the first country in Europe to enact such legislation and follows the lead of Chile, who enshrined the principle into law […]

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Tetris: the Game of Life?

July 8, 2012 3:06 pm0 comments
Tetris: the Game of Life?

One evening a friend and I were having after work drinks at a bar and when my friend excused herself to go to the ladies’ room, I tried to occupy myself, doing my best not to look a little lonely. This unease at perceived solitary public drinking probably originates from […]

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My vendetta against the Kindle

May 7, 2012 6:08 pm2 comments
My vendetta against the Kindle

I was sat yesterday with my daughter’s friend, reading one of the Famous Five books by Enid Blyton. We had such a lovely time turning the pages and looking at the lovely illustrations. It made me think what a shame it is that the wonderful Book is under threat. I […]

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Get smart or get a smartphone..

May 5, 2012 5:59 pm0 comments
Get smart or get a smartphone..

Imagine a world without smartphones. It wasn’t so long ago, in fact only 20 years, that they were just a figment of a genius imagination, but now we’re seemingly unable to live without them. But the question I want to put to you fine people is…are smartphones making us….well…dumb? This fine […]

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iPad 3: Is Apple Playing it safe?

March 9, 2012 10:29 am4 comments
iPad 3: Is Apple Playing it safe?

On the 7th March 2012 Apple announced the iPad 3, or as they like to call it: “the new iPad”. Including features such as a new Retina display, an improved camera and 4G networking abilities, this does not seem like the innovative Apple that we have seen in the past!

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