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  • Oxygene 3: An Unexpected Masterpiece

    Ahh, sequels. A successful sequel tends to be the exception rather than the rule, let alone a second sequel. Adding to the pressure is the fact that Jean Michel Jarre’s Oxygene is a seminal work that still has huge relevance today. When its follow-up Oxygene 7-13 (now renamed to Oxygene 2)appeared 20 years later in… [Continue Reading]

    Oxygene 3: An Unexpected Masterpiece
  • New iDongle Universal Adapter

    With the mission Apple is on with removing as many ports from their products as possible, it’s time for a universal adapter to make everyone’s life easier:  

    New iDongle Universal Adapter
  • Apple Adapter Manufacturer Concerned At Apple Direction

    A US-based manufacturer of adapters and dongles for Apple products has come out today expressing concern at the direction Apple has taken in recent years with constantly superseding ports that the majority of users actually use. Ed Faroun, CEO of Advanced Workflow Systems, admits that business has never been better but sees the millions of… [Continue Reading]

    Apple Adapter Manufacturer Concerned At Apple Direction
  • Cyndi Lauper As You’ve Never Heard Her Before

    I’ve been a fan of Cyndi Lauper’s for more than thirty years and over that time it’s been amazing to watch how she’s continued to go from strength to strength. Her voice is as brilliant as it’s ever been and it got me thinking. I saw someone had done a 33rpm upload of Dolly Parton’s… [Continue Reading]

    Cyndi Lauper As You’ve Never Heard Her Before

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New iDongle Universal Adapter

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Virtual Worlds

Euclideon Keeps On Keeping On

Long-term readers will know we've been following Bruce Dell and his company Euclideon for essentially the whole of their … [Read More...]

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The Email Joke Graveyard

Merry Xmas

Dear  Colleagues and  Friends Just before the end of the year, I wanted to thank you for the e-mails you have forwarded to … [Read More...]

Giving up wine

I was walking down the street when I was accosted by a particularly dirty and shabby-looking homeless woman who asked me for … [Read More...]

A homeless man’s funeral

As a bagpiper, I play many gigs. Recently I was asked by a funeral director to play at a graveside service for a homeless … [Read More...]

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