Thought for the month

“You know," said Arthur, "it's at times like this, when I'm trapped in a Vogon airlock with a man from Betelgeuse, and about to die of asphyxiation in deep space that I really wish I'd listened to what my mother told me when I was young." "Why, what did she tell you?" "I don't know, I didn't listen.” From The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Douglas Adams, Author (1952-2001)

Friday, 3 February 2017

Because we need it?

Shoshana Zuboff once said that ‘technology makes the world a new place’. CES2017 showcased the consumer electronic industry’s products aimed at that new place. Highlights included 2.57 mm thin room sized OLED TVs; smart and Alexa compatible home appliances and holographic head-up displays for cars. Some of the exhibits that might not make it into your household include vacuum shoes and a padded mouthpiece but are you really early adopters?

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