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The Olympics on TV in the UK

The 2012 London Olympics were perhaps the high point for UK viewers who wanted to watch the Olympic Games. For a home event, the BBC pulled...

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TV

CNN+

It’s interesting to see that CNN is launching a new subscription streaming service which it is imaginatively titling CNN+, because...

Books

An Ugly Truth by Sheera Frenkel and Cecilia Kang

For a long time now, Facebook has had a serious problem...

Photography, Sport

Wimbledon 2021

It’s been an awfully long time since I last attended...

Podcasts

Top 10 Podcast Trends in 10 Minutes

I spoke today at Podcast Day 24, a big online podcast event...

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Books

Books

An Ugly Truth by Sheera Frenkel and Cecilia Kang

For a long time now, Facebook has had a serious problem with some of its users – myself included – a lack of trust. It’s...

Books

Empire of Pain: The Secret History of the Sackler Dynasty by Patrick Radden Keefe

If there is one non-fiction title I’ve been looking...

Books

The Premonition by Michael Lewis

Michael Lewis’ books are always very readable as he...

Books

Nightshade by Annalena McAfee

Eve Laing is an artist who works in her London studio on...

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Photography

Photography, Sport

Wimbledon 2021

It’s been an awfully long time since I last attended an actual in-person sporting event, so it was great to be able to get a ticket...

Photography, Video

Teston: Mist and Flooding

Various parts of southern England have experienced...

Photography

The Great Conjunction

The above was what I managed to get earlier this evening...

Photography

Comet NEOWISE: Part 3

After a week of mostly cloudy weather, Friday night looked...

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