Thank God Apple don’t design taps

Thank God Apple don’t design taps

Here's something that happened to me last week in a hotel on Capri. It may be a familiar experience. You walk into a strange bathroom. You want to turn on the tap. You can't work out how. Why? Because it's a new-fangled tap.…

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No more desktop for me

No more desktop for me

Someone was asking on Twitter yesterday what to buy after a desktop's gone dead. A new desktop or a laptop? There's my answer above -- if you have the desk space. A laptop hooked up to an external monitor. In this…

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A note for all seasons

A note for all seasons

Taking notes. It’s one of the things most us have been doing since we learned to write. An apparently simple everyday task without which lots of good ideas will vanish, forgotten. When I was a newspaper reporter note-taking in my…

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