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I was travelling to London this week and noticed a large percentage of people walking around with their heads down. At first I thought maybe London had been struck down by some neck virus and that people were unable to lift their heads up, even to talk. Then, to my utter dismay, I realised that they were peering into their smart phones, silly me!
I was always taught to make eye contact when talking to someone, ever tried making a conversation with a person while he is playing a game? My response would be two words, not suited for a Friday.
We have a new threat!
World Domination in Progress
As I was working my way through the Sunday Times last week, I read an article about Ford now looking to introduce a version of KITT in its cars for the UK (I understand this is already present in the US).
Oh what a laugh this is going to be….. Continue reading
The return of an old movie sparks the mind, the time travel is an off-shoot, but the question posed too great to ignore. If we had the power, would we dare step on the butterfly only to see the world in total chaos? Continue reading
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Just recently I took the bold step of saying goodbye to my Nokia N95 phone (which was doing a great job) and upgrading to a HTC Desire smartphone. As I discovered, it came pre-loaded with a host of applications, including a game called Angry Birds.
A while back I was confessing to my wife that upon reaching retirement, when I embark on a life of “light” working (being careful not to undermine anyone’s job description), I would like to work as a librarian. Then a thought crossed my mind, will traditional libraries still be around in 30 years time? Continue reading