Month: January 2013

Radio

RAJAR Q4 2012

The first release of 2013 is actually the last data from 2012. In general, last quarter, radio listening had fallen a bit – a...

Media, Sport, Technology

Internet and Mobile Premier League Rights

Recently News International won the rights for both mobile and internet highlights pacakges from the next season. These are the packages...

TV

Some Recent TV Thoughts

Sorry, this is going to be a bit of a disparate entry about all things television. ITV As most people have noticed – well most people...

Radio, Technology

Ceramic Handmade Radios

At lunchtime I chanced across this shop in Berwick Street, Soho. Inside they had handmade DAB radios and BlueTooth speakers built from...

Films

Screwball Continued

A continuation of my exploration of Hollywood screwball comedies of the thirties and early forties in the BFI’s season. See part one...

Technology

Kindle for Android Moans

As I’ve been using my Nexus 7 more and more, it has also meant that my “old-school” Kindle has seen less action of late....

Misc, Technology

Retail

And so it has come to pass that HMV is in administration. When an unplanned “Blue Cross” sale popped up before the weekend, the...

Films

Screwball

If there’s a genre films I really love, it’s screwball comedies. His Girl Friday has always been one of my favourite films, and...