Photo A Day

It’s rather remiss of me not to have mentioned it so far, but as well as surviving my 30th birthday last week, I also reached the end of my photo a day project. In case you were wondering, this is what the last year of my life looked like: I may not have taken the ...

UK Financial Institution in “Not Getting It” Shocker

I am so pleased that the Nationwide building society has decided to implement new internet banking security measures. Yesterday, on logging in, I was prompted to submit my answers to five questions from a choice of twenty, and I can now be asked to answer these questions at any time when using the online service. ...

Quickie Minor Celeb Haiku

Oh, I almost forgot. Appropriately enough this was when we were in Kensington last week on the way to a real hospital… In a car. Alive! On Holby, that’s how she died. Is it not real, then?

I Suppose It Had To Happen Eventually…

So we’ve been recruiting at work for the last couple of months in an attempt to double the size of my team. Well, perhaps I should clarify that I’m currently a team of one, so that’s just the one extra person we’re looking for, but still it’s proving tricky to find a decent technical author ...

How The Meeja Works, Part 247…

So what’s wrong with this timeline of events? 20 September 2007: Someone at the IP address 90.202.68.194 anonymously edits the Wikipedia page for TV theme composer Ronnie Hazlehurst to add the entirely untrue claim that he co-wrote Reach for S Club 7. 2 October 2007: Hazlehurst dies. 2 October 2007: Lazy journalists everywhere (including BBC ...