Month: November 2009

No, we are not a nation of thieves

Victor Keegan writes nicely tonight on the subject of illegal downloading: The moral is simple. We are not a nation of thieves, but if a supermarket leaves its doors open and shuts down the tills, it should be unsurprised if…

Wind power and that 53 percent

It’s possible.  Spain has done it.  So reports Green Monk: Ok, not all the time, but last weekend at 5:50am on Sunday morning (8th Nov) Spain set a new record, hitting 53.7% of its energy requirements being supplied by wind…

"Digimodernism"

There’s a fascinating book out there waiting to be read.  This is where you can find it and this is how it presents itself: The increasing irrelevance of postmodernism requires a new theory to underpin our current digital culture. Almost…