All I want for Christmas….

Each year the speed of tech innovation increases, the demand for the next must-have gadget sky rockets and we end counting the cost in many ways come the end of January. So, what would I like for Christmas? A year where tech stands still, the next best thing is still...

Internet Thingies

Don’t know if you’ve heard, but the Internet of Things (IoT) is even now lurking ready to take over your particular bit of the world. The classic IoT device is an Internet enabled fridge which has a touchscreen on the front through which you can access the Internet....

Internet, emails, now what?

Most people I meet in my job have shall we say a utilitarian attitude towards their computers, iPads, etc. They were purchased either to meet a need or because their family, friends, neighbours, pets told them that they had to. You get the thing home or open up the...

Drones, phones and automobiles

We may be a little into the year but traditionally people who should know better put their reputations on the line predicting what will be big by the end of the year. So in no particular order, here we go. Artificial Intelligence is now in many things without the...

Technology – Blessing and Curse

If you’re of that generation, you may recall how technology was once heralded as being everything good and nothing bad in the days before most people had access to much in the way of technology in their homes. It’s hard to argue that technology hasn’t brought enormous...

Find New Things To Do With Computers

Internet, emails, now what? Most people I meet in my job have shall we say an utilitarian attitude towards their computers, iPads, etc. They were purchased either to meet a need or because their family, friends, neighbours, pets told them that they had to. You get the...