Month: June 2012

Misc, Photography, Technology

Random Notes

A few entirely unrelated things worth noting: 1. Nexus 7 Tablet Google’s announced its new tablet, and I’ll let others tell you...

TV

The Daily Show – Back Daily in the UK

Since it’s easier to moan than to be positive, I thought it was worth giving kudos to Comedy Central UK who are bringing the regular...

Misc

10th Anniversary

Ten years ago today the a new site took the internet by storm. adambowie.com was launched. OK. Maybe the internet wasn’t taken by...

Radio Times

Radio Times – 25 June 2012

It’s been a while since I’ve done one of these, so as a tenth birthday special, here’s a new one. As ever, best viewed...

Radio

London RAJAR

If you happen to be passing by during RAJAR periods, you’ll know that I now tend to put together a nice chart of historical RAJAR...

Civil Liberties

Let’s Give The Government Access To All Our Personal Data

I mean, what could possibly go wrong? Sign up to the Open Rights Group’s “Stop the Snooper’s Charter” now....

Sport, TV

The Premier League’s £3bn Deal

First of all – wow! I mean WOW! £3bn for the new Premier League rights. A 71% increase on the 2010/11 – 2012/3 deal. In the...

Media

Newspapers Need To Help Themselves

I do something that’s becoming increasingly unusual in the 21st century. I buy a daily newspaper. Specifically, I have subscription...

Cycling, Photography

Smithfield Nocturne

A great fun evening yesterday watching criterium cycle racing around Smithfield Market. Lots more to process and upload, but his was my...

Photography, Science

A Fruitless Early Morning

The alarm was set for 4.00am. I’d bought some Baader solar paper. I’d made a solar filter for my camera, essentially following...