Archive for the 'Gadgets' Category

The dream phone… plus a wee rant

Advances in telephony/communications are happening quickly. First we had the landline, then the mobile phone. The incumbent landline companies (like BT in the UK) were cursed for being slow to bring down prices and make new technology (like ISDN in the 1990’s) available at a reasonable cost. Then came in deregulation, more companies competing within [...]

Hey ashhole!

Leaving your beer unattended at parties can have unpleasant consequences — but now help is at hand!