The pollution of the English language continues apace (‘OMG, I sound like a member of the Academie Francais!’). Text-speak and the Internet are driving the latest short-hand in verbal and written communication. Literal short-hand, I mean thumb-typing. You don’t get shorter hands than that. You may think this is the End of th World as … Continue reading
The first product of the HMFC Memorial Sound Archive is the collection of all the episodes known to survive of the radio show, Tomorrow’s Technology Today. Listen to Episode One here: Tomorrow’s Technology Today Episode 1: Computer Painstakingly restored by Robin Catling and Victoria Pritchard, with the assistance of Studio 1919, Tomorrow’s Technology Today was … Continue reading
The page you get for a page not found error over on Mashable.com. Related: Humour: Windows Downgrade
Some would argue that this is actually an upgrade via MakeUseOf.com
“Intaxication – euphoria at getting a tax rebate which lasts til you realise it was your money to begin with.” Shared by Philippa Hammond on Facebook.
A love relationship this generation will never understand via Make Use Of.
They had good chemistry. Philippa Hammond shared George Takei‘s photo.
Knights and Princesses – signage at Warwick Castle After all, what else would the latrines in a medieval castle be called? RC Image Credit: Knights and Princesses by Robin Catling
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Leave me, go on without me… just let me die. @SamDagnall #manflu Women do not contract Man-Flu. At worst they suffer from what is medically recognised as a ‘Mild Girly Sniffle’ – which, if a man caught, he would still be able to run, throw a ball, tear the phone book in half and compete … Continue reading
Image credit: snapped by R Catling from the ‘i’ newspaper, Monday Dec 24th, 2012.