Monthly Archives: July 2012

A round of applause

A short and sweet post. I stayed with my best friend last week and the first thing her children, who are my goddaughters, wanted to do was demonstrate their party pieces. READ ON

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Adieu le Minitel!

The French have now switched off the service, as – inevitably – the internet has taken over, and articles have been written worldwide to mourn the demise of the Minitel, including the BBC and the New York Times. READ ON

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Voice Recognition Technology

It’s Wimbledon fortnight and I’ve been glued to the screen watching the proceedings and listening to various smashes, thwacks and volleys, and those silly grunts and shrieks which must drain the player’s energy. READ ON

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Green-yellow cheep cheeps

Last night, as I walked along the bank of trees on the green next to my home, the sun was shining and I could see the Shard glinting over the rooftops. My dog was having fun chasing his ball. Green-yellow … Continue reading

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