Category Archives: Sci & Tech

Review: Sling TV—the future of television, with some of its annoying bugs

On Black Friday, I finally got myself an Apple TV. I’ve got to admit, it was long one of my most-desired items and frankly the only Apple gadget we didn’t have in our household (well, I still don’t have Airpods, … Continue reading

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Windows 10—positively surprising

It’s been a couple of years since I last saw or used Windows. Back then it was my office operating system, Windows 7. I remember when it was first released, I tried it out and was quite surprised at Microsoft’s … Continue reading

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My first week with the Apple Watch

Last Thursday, a long wait—although shorter than I expected—was over and I finally got my hands on the new Apple Watch. I went for the second cheapest option—the Apple Watch Sport, 42 mm—because, in fairness, I don’t really need a … Continue reading

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The first impressions of iOS 7

1. It looks amazing. And yes, I know, many people say Apple is all about looks, but for fuck’s sake, it does look amazing. 2. Everything works. Every app I’ve run so far works. Even the old ones. Except for … Continue reading

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Plane spotting at Heathrow

For about two weeks now Heathrow have been using the 09L runway for landings (usually they use 27L/R). I took these photos on Sunday, 1st May, 2011, at N51° 28′ 28″ W0° 29′ 48″ which is a near-perfect spot for watching … Continue reading

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Does Google threaten your privacy? Think about it…

Whole London is full of huge billboards, advertising Google’s Chrome browser. You can see them almost everywhere, probably the biggest advert is on the Waterloo Imax—the entire building is one enormous ad. Google are spending millions of pounds, advertising something … Continue reading

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It’s time to bring back the magnificent Concorde

Concorde was the most brilliant piece of engineering humans have ever created and that has been in civilian use. It’s the Bugatti Veyron of airplanes. Of things that come to mind, only space shuttle tops the Concorde, but that is … Continue reading

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