Month: January 2009

Music, Photography

Chris Martin

(Needs to be seen large) Lots of live streaming (now over obviously) of Chris Martin from Coldplay at work. Strictly speaking, I...

Media, Radio, Technology

RAJAR and All Things Digital

Everything happens at once. Yesterday, saw the publication of Q4 2008’s RAJAR results, and the eagerly awaited Digital Britain...

TV

Digital Switchover – US Style

What on earth is going on in the States? As UK readers will almost certainly know, we’re currently embarking on digital switchover....

Misc

Kristen Schaal and Kurt Braunohler

You do watch Flight of the Conchords don’t you? What do you mean, you’ve been meaning to? Stop wasting your time on the...

Films

Doubt

Doubt is another “Oscar” film adapted and directed from his own play by John Patrick Shanley. And up front, it’s fair to...

Films

The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

I saw a preview of this at the weekend, although it was a close run thing. When I turned up at the cinema at 10.30am on Sunday morning...

TV

One More Moan…

Given the general lack of science programmes on TV, it’s a bit of a shame that when they do come along – they clash. Last night...

Media, Misc

Things That Currently Annoy Me

Sky emails me to tell me about the “Exciting New Improvements” they’ve made to the Sky Player (aka Sky Anytime –...

Photography

Welney

I went to Welney today, and apart from discovering that a simple five mile cycle from Littleport station took far more out of an unfit me...

Media

Sport and Media

Andy Burnham has today announced the committee that will determine which sporting events will remain “Listed”. At the moment,...