Time shifting

Wednesday, March 22, 2006 So we got Tivo’d, and it’s greatly improved the quality of our TV-watching lives. To be precise, we got the Comcast DVR offering, which shows two things: firstly, like sellotape and hoover (both of which only work in the UK, interestingly) Tivo has become the generic word to describe digital recording […]

Car lust

Friday, March 10, 2006 You know that old line about how boys never grow up, they just get bigger toys? I’ve a feeling I’m an example of that, despite my best intentions. For someone who lives in a house with one car and five bikes, I think about cars a lot. If I’m driving (in […]

The future comes to New Mexico?

Thursday, March 02, 2006 The NM state legislative session has just concluded and among a busy schedule of issues, one topic stood out – the plans for the world’s first Spaceport, to be built in the middle of nowhere in southern New Mexico. Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic is keen to move in and start offering […]