Category Archives: Things I definitely don’t know

Forget HD TV. It’s what the TV looks like.

Every time I mention that we’ve got an old-school CRT TV (you know, the ones that go back about as much as they are wide) I get sarcastic comments, accentuated by the fact that I’m meant to be a bit … Continue reading

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How come so many car handwashing places?

Just what are our nation’s teenagers doing? When I was a kid I was given a few quid to wash my parents’ car every week. Not much but enough when you’ve not got too much to spend it on. Now … Continue reading

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Google creates new inflation measure | Business | guardian.co.uk

Google creates new inflation measure | Business | guardian.co.uk. Is there nothing they can’t do? Or Is this something that the internet can’t do?  

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Gap to crowdsource ideas after redesigned logo ignites social media protest – Brand Republic News

Gap to crowdsource ideas after redesigned logo ignites social media protest – Brand Republic News. Company pointlessly redesigns logo; logo is pretty basic; lots of people complain about the new logo. All very confusing. It’s just a logo. OK so … Continue reading

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The Rise of Skepticism

Prompted by Ad Contrarian and fromĀ Applied Arts Wire Ā» The Rise of Skepticism, there’s some interesting debate about where the social media world is right now. He references some good stuff, some of it old but no worse for it. … Continue reading

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russell davies: more faster horse

Imagine how amazing horses would be if henry ford had focused on them Continue reading

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What does ‘friending’ a ‘brand’ on Facebook mean?

Probably not ‘send me loads of your PR updates’… Continue reading

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