Month: February 2015

Cycling, Photography

Omloop Het Nieuwsblad 2015

With a couple of days holiday to use up before the end of February, and not being too certain where to go, a friend suggested that Ghent...

Internet

On “Internal Browsers” – And Twitter’s Recent Addition

A while back Facebook integrated a so-called internal or in-app browser into its mobile apps. The ideas is that when you click to see a...

Radio

A New Radio Academy

Yesterday, the now outgoing chair of the Radio Academy, Ben Cooper, presented a new vision of what the Academy should be. You will perhaps...

Sport

Qatar 2022: Winners and Losers

I’m just trying to see who the winners and losers of Qatar 2022 will be following FIFA’s decision to hold the World Cup in...

Audio, Radio

Podcasts: The Android Problem

A piece on Digiday examines the undeniable fact that listening to podcasts is heavily skewed towards Apple’s products, despite there...

Photography

View from the Shard

To the 34th floor of The Shard and the Shangri La Hotel where a friend is having a party. A great night but a challenge to get good photos...

Films

The Duke of Burgundy

Peter Strickland is one of my favourite directors at the moment, and basically I will watch anything he makes. He used an inheritance to...

Media

Buying a Copy of The Times

It really shouldn’t be this hard. If I want to buy a newspaper, and there are some of us who still do, then it’s pretty easy. I...

Photography

Greenwich

...

Media, Sport

The £5 Billion League

You know how this is supposed to be austerity Britain? Well you wouldn’t know that looking at the sums announced earlier today as the...