Battlestar Galactica and the art of the future

I’m a little late to the Battlestar Galactica craze having only in the past few weeks got around to getting series one of Battlestar Galactica Reimagined. And I must say we are all hooked. I love the way that the 70s series has been re-worked in the mid-noughties. The ships and the space special effects […]

Changing Broadband Providers

A couple of weeks ago I changed my broadband provider to Virgin from BT, with whom I had been for the past 10 years. And I didn’t just switch broadband – I changed my landline and my TV package at the same time. The catalyst for this move? I’ve actually been quite happy with BT […]

The mouse that roared?

Jeff Jarvis has a go at teasing out the facts behind this weekend’s kerfuffle over the thought that Rupert Murdoch might pull out of the Google index. Murdoch said in an interview with Sky News Australia that he would pull his sites out of Google index once they went paid-for. Jarvis points to research done […]

The future of social media

Just read an interesting post by David Armano which speculated about six important trends for social media: 1. Social media begins to look less social Lists and filters will make the social web more exclusive 2. Corporations look to scale Companies will turn to large scale implementations to enhance their business 3. Social business becomes […]