Keeping up with the Joneses

You don’t need to have read Jeremy Paxman’s soul-searching MacTaggart lecture from the recent MediaGuardian Edinburgh International Television Festival to know that the British television industry is in a bit of a flap. Shrinking audiences, more channels competing for the…

No time to think?

The ‘is blogging dead?’ debate continues, with Drew Benvie noting that Guardian tech reporter Bobbie Johnson has given up his blog. Johnson – whose relationship with Little Red Boat‘s Anna Pickard made him half of one of UK blogging’s top…

How dare you call me inhuman!

For reasons I’ve yet to fathom, Google has decided this blog is a spam blog. Every time I edit or post something, I have to type a word verification to prove I’m human. I’ve actually had to request that a…

Not with a bang but a food fight

According to Facebook, I have 52 friends. This is extremely modest by Facebook standards. I’m clearly no Robert Scoble, who has amassed more than 4,500 chums since Facebook opened its doors to the hoi polloi last September. Scoble’s enormous posse…

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