Archive for the ‘TECHNOLOGY’ Category

An astonishing, massive hanging floor – a complete revamp of what was the Craft Market at the V&A Waterfront. Renamed the Watershed. The designers of the space, Cape Town based, Wolff Architects. The client, the V&A Waterfront. Those that are constructing it, WHBO. It is not quite ready yet, scheduled to open in October. The […]


You may have heard about the amazing experiment that has taken 10 years to put together. “If you keep an eye on the big picture, we’ve been building the machine for 20 years” James Gillies – Cern’s [CERN] director of communications. [BBCNews online] “The most powerful physics experiment ever built” – CERN [It took 7 […]


Some feared that firing up the LHC [Large Hadron Collider] would create a black hole and/or doom the Earth The internet needs a way to help people separate rumour from real science, says the creator of the World Wide Web. [heard on BBC world radio this morning – in the news] Talking to BBC News Sir […]



The age old issue, freedom of expression and speech, raises it’s ugly head again! I have just read WordPress’ announcement re Brazil and the possibility of them being shut down. Here is a link to a site which says it legally jumps in to protect online freedom of speech, among other things Electronic Frontier Foundation […]



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Ever wondered what your cat is up to when out of the house? Well, now you can see exactly what the little darling is doing. There’s a genius, Juergen Perthold, who some years ago built a gizmo that he attached to his cats collar. The Cat Trip 1 It looks like he’s also developing a […]