Don't Stay in School

Mar. 21, 2015 by

The track “Don’t Stay in School” by Boyinaband went viral about 3 weeks ago. Its worth a listen – even if you don’t like hip hop or androgynous looking men

Research Rockets

Mar. 14, 2015 by

I am pretty excited about a new start-up I am involved with called Research Rockets. It helps people to conduct their own online research by providing a method to separate

data privacy day

Data Privacy Day

Feb. 13, 2015 by

Did you know some phone apps request permission to disable airplane mode automatically? This and many other highly intrusive activities of phone apps were highlighted in a recent video put

Taking back control of your mind – The importance of grammar

Aug. 19, 2014 by

The first step to taking back control is understanding Everyday we are bombarded with incoherent, illogical and misleading information. We are swimming in more information than ever before but the

Mathamagicland

Apr. 8, 2014 by

Mickey mouse used to be Smart The film Mathamagicland from 1959 stars Mickey mouse and is very insightful about the relationship, context and history of mathematics, explaining how maths has

Mind Control

Dec. 12, 2013 by

We are all under mind control The only thing that varies from person to person is how much control we are under. The confused overwhelmed state of most people indicates

Is society more ethical than it was last year?

Feb. 25, 2013 by

I was listening to two beers with Steve the other day Steve was doing some ethical tests with his interviewer. I was quite interesting. Towards the end of the show

The trivium, grammer , logic and rhetoric

use the trivium

Dec. 4, 2012 by

I have been working furiously on my website www.usethetrivium.com. I put together a video for it that I was thinking of putting up there somewhere. I thought you might like

Codecademy

Oct. 13, 2012 by

Today I just finished “web Fundamentals”. Which is a suite of free online training  turtorials on a great training site called codecademy. It covered HTML 5 , CSS and a bit of

Energy Efficient light globes are harmful

Jul. 18, 2009 by

I have long suspected that the claims made for energy efficient light globes is nonsense so armed with google I did a bit of research The claim for energy efficient