Monthly Archives: June 2013

Will Google Glass actually harm our perception of the world rather than aid it?

I am as keen on tech gadgets as the next person but I can’t help but wonder if the advent of virtual technology actually takes something away from our perception of the world, rather than adding to it. There is … Continue reading

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As Strong As Your Weakest Link

As the old saying goes “You are only as strong as your weakest link”.  Interestingly, in the recent rash of data disclosures from Edward Snowden and his predecessors, the weakest link could well turn out to be of America’s own … Continue reading

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A Maker of “Things”

“The problem is we no longer make ‘things’“.  So said an unemployed European architect in a recent BBC programme, on the problems of unemployment in that part of the world. The Manchester City replica jersey that he bought when on … Continue reading

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