You may be right… I may be crazy…

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Another day, another online review. Just don’t ask me about the rest of the day, OK? Netgear SPH101 Wi-Fi Skype Phone: “Voice quality is always a highly subjective matter when it comes to assessing Skype; some days it’s great, and other days it’s decidedly adkshlal;;;;;;; hisssss….. five dollars!….zzzzzttt… if you know what we mean…”

Solenoid Robot Vs Dalek…

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Gentlemen, place your bets now…. And while we’re all waiting for the fate of the known Universe to be decided, why not check out my latest published review, live at CNET.com.au? O2 XDA Flame: “This isn’t a phone that slides casually into your pocket. Well, not unless you happen to be Andre The Giant, and […]

Further adventures in Administrivia…

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Just a few layout updates; the links for “Third Time Round” (my thoughts at the time on becoming a father for, unsurprisingly, the third time) and “The Snip Story” (guaranteed to make certain men wince and certain women crinkle their noses in disapproval) are gone from the right hand side. Click on them above, and […]

Visions from the future…

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The year is 2021. It is the afternoon, and in the habit of teenagers everywhere, Luc Kidman is just waking up. Disgracefully Aging Alex: “Luc, wake up. You need to go and walk the hyperdog” Slothful Teen Luc: “Just gimme fiiiiiive more minutes sleep…” How did I get this vision of the future, I hear […]

The great Australian pastime…

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Surely, this should be the next Olympic Sport. No? Oh, very well then. Back to what you were doing… (My wife is going to kill me for linking to that. It’s been nice knowing you all…) 

In the world before Monkey, primal chaos reigned…

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Luc, our youngest child, turned one yesterday. Which means he’s technically no longer a baby. And we’re not having any more. Which means that there will never again be a baby of ours crawling around on the carpet… If you’ll excuse me, I’m going to go and blub in a corner. In a manly and […]