And Gutenberg Lived Here: Of Invisible Watches, Body Heat, And The Real Dr Who

I read an article today that absolutely fascinated me: A smart watch that runs on body heat. Totally. I kid you not. The heat produced by your body, and escaping through your skin, assuming you are a normal, warm-blooded being, is enough to run a very sophisticated smart watch. AND… store enough energy in the […]

And Gutenberg Lived Here: Of Donald, The Germans, And Angie.

Wednesday morning Central European Time, I woke to find a not finished US election, a huge uproar “will he, won’t he, will he, won’t he,” CNN talking and talking and talking, the German news explaining and explaining, and explaining, or, well, ….not explaining. And all from the politician’s understanding of politics. ie what was good […]

Why Make A Movie With Cumberbatch If He’s Not Allowed To Act?

(Spoiler alert: if you go to this movie, your evening will be spoilt) Last Tuesday night we went to the movies: Dr Strange, starring two, in my opinion, absolutely brilliant actors, Benedict Cumberbatch, and Tilda Swinton. You could have done swan lake with plastic swans on sticks for all the acting they were allowed to […]