Month: January 2010

Technology, TV

3D

This afternoon, I’ll be watching Arsenal v Man Utd in 3D. No – I’m not going to one of Sky’s un-named pubs which...

Films

A Prophet and Up In The Air

What links these two films? Absolutely nothing, although both were showing in the Curzon Mayfair last week, I only saw A Prophet there. For...

Technology

The iYawn – In Case You Hadn’t Heard

Apple as a company is incredibly skillful in the way it essentially manipulates the media surrounding the launch of one of its new...

Radio

Breaking Up Your Podcasts

What’s the best length for a podcast? That’s a bit like asking, “How long is a piece of string?” The recent RAJAR...

Civil Liberties, Photography, Politics

I’m A Photographer – Not A Terrorist

At midday today, I went to Trafalgar Square along with what must have been a couple of thousand of other photographers to protest that...

Literature

Henning Mankell

One of my favourite authors, Henning Mankell, was in London this week to promote his new novel The Man From Beijing. This isn’t a...

Photography

I’m A Photographer – Not A Terrorist

This weekend there’s a (hopefully) big demonstration of photographers protesting against the vast misuse of Section 44 of the...

Misc, Radio

The UK Radio Aid Question

The earthquake that the people of Haiti experienced nearly a week ago now was horrific, and it’s wonderful that at time of writing...

TV

Sky One After Harry Hill… Again

I don’t blame a presenter trying to maximise their value, but if reports are true, then Harry Hill is shortly going to be signing a...

Radio Times

Radio Times 10 January 2010

A little different this time around. I’ve just removed anything not worth bothering with. That does tend to leave some channels a...