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TV, Video

Algorithmic Promotion Shouldn’t Be Everything…

As an addendum to my last blog on the lack of physical media for the leading Oscar contender, Everything Everywhere All At Once, I thought...

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Video

Everything Not Everywhere on Home Media

Yesterday, the 2023 Oscar nominations were announced, and the film with the most nominations was Everything Everywhere All at Once with 11...

Audio, Radio

Ken Bruce

For some, the news that Ken Bruce is leaving Radio 2 is...

Books

Book Pricing

I should state up front that I have no interest in reading...

Media, TV

Streaming Things

EBU/Warner Bros. Discovery’s Olympic Deal The IOC has...

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Books

Books

Book Pricing

I should state up front that I have no interest in reading Spare the new book from Prince Harry which has perturbed much of the UK press so...

Books

Mostly, But Not Entirely, Icelandic Christmas Reading

Around this time of year I always have good intentions to...

Books

The Romantic by William Boyd

William Boyd is the contemporary master of the ‘whole...

Books

Authenticity by Alice Sherwood

As with all non-fiction books, there is a subtitle –...

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Photography

Photography, Video

Trent Park in the Snow

It properly snowed in London last night for the first time in a few years, so I went out in the pre-dawn snow on my E-MTB and my drone to...

Photography

Partial Solar Eclipse

There was a partial solar eclipse visible from the UK...

Photography

A New Footpath

At the weekend I ran into a friend who had been out on his...

Photography, Technology

Upping Your WFH Video Game

This piece by Alex Cranz at The Verge really struck a chord...

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