Category = ‘sci-tech’
With the recent nightmare scenario surrounding Sony’s Playstation Network (PSN), a lot of people are concerned about online security. Sony have admitted that personal information, including dates of birth, mother’s maiden names, addresses and credit card numbers are included in the data stolen by hackers.
I am currently watching an excellent series on the BBC called The Story of Science . The third episode, which I have just watched, is called ‘How we got here’. It of course raises all the red herr..
I have long disliked the central place that ‘chance’ has in modern scientific theories, particularly the ‘random’ mutations that drive evolution forward. As a Christian I don’t..
Compare these two press reports very carefully. The first report is the original, from the Telegraph, the second was reported subsequently by V3. The company interviewed 1,317..
Computer games don’t affect kids, I mean if Pac Man affected us as kids, we’d all be running around in darkened rooms, munching pills and listening to repetitive music. Marcus Brigstocke
I watched an excellent programme on BBC One last night, called the Narnia Code. One of the points of the documentary was that CS Lewis preferred a medieval understanding of the universe to the mod..
I enjoy listening to Test Match Special (TMS) on BBC Radio 4 - usually. During the current test series there has been a lot of fuss about the new referrals system, which is cricket’s attempt at usin..
Well it’s been about five months or so since my shiny new MacBook Pro arrived, and I thought I’d share some of my thoughts, as an experienced Windows user of many years switching to OS X. ..
I have a problem with my MacBook Pro - its metal case weakens the signal of my wireless network, meaning that I can’t access the internet in my lounge. That is rather annoying, because that’s where ..
I have recently taken the plunge and bought myself a Mac. I love it - for a long-term Windows user there have been the inevitable confusions and frustrations (the weirdness of skipping/deleting enti..