Unpolished Chrome – is Google’s Operating System failing?

Early this week during the Q1 2011 earnings call, Google’s new SVP of Commerce and Local, Jeff Huber, mentioned that Chrome OS was coming “later this year”. This may imply another delay for what was Google’s ‘fledgling’ OS — they have been saying for months that users should expect to see the first commercial Chrome [...]

By |2011-05-02T13:01:26+00:00April 17th, 2011|Technofile|0 Comments

I’ve decided to re enter the food chain

Vegetarianism is often viewed as the domain of hippies, oddballs, eccentrics and at times maybe a little ‘chic’.  There still persists the notion that vegetables are for flakes. People who don’t eat meat are regarded as utterly lacking in taste, unnatural and/or just plain weird. People are frequently surprised that I’ve concerned myself with the [...]

By |2013-06-14T15:34:37+00:00February 8th, 2011|DotCommunism|2 Comments

Mind your language

Though I have a few issues within the handling of higher education in the Isle of Man – such as tax procedures for students off island, general funding arrangements and the facilities for career guidance – I felt compelled to write on a different topic today. From the outset I would note that the aim [...]

By |2011-05-02T13:05:00+00:00October 15th, 2010|DotCommunism|0 Comments