Sci-Tech
13 December 2007
In his keynote speech at the Virtual Worlds Forum, held in London this October, Lord Puttnam expressed concern at the...
Ideas
31 July 2006
The new replaces the old; that's the way it has always been. When we describe something as new, we imply that something...
Culture
10 October 2005
It's a grim, dark, damp autumn day and I'm wandering up Brick Lane in search of the State 51 Warehouse and a music...
Books
08 August 2005
Following last month's terrorist bombings in London, commentators have searched for comparisons in history. Inevitably...
Ideas
25 July 2005
If there was a sign that 2005 would be the year of locational technologies, it was Google Maps (maps.google.com). The...
UK Politics
01 January 2005
Alongside photographs of David Blunkett's face in the papers over the past couple of months, there have been articles...
Ideas
26 July 2004
Salem, Massachusetts is a small coastal town about the size of Folkestone in Kent. Wander downtown with your laptop or...
Ideas
31 May 2004
The Baja Beach Club, Barcelona. A VIP tiptoes past the nightclub queue, gives the doorman a quick wave of his hand, and...