January 2012

Shoe polishing with Flash

29.1.2012 | 23:00 | Read article

I was Second Porter in the old Grand Hotel in Glasgow’s Charing Cross, in 1968. My brother Neil was page boy, and our mutual friend…

Plug-in Mains Power and Energy Monitor (Maplin Electronics)

12.1.2012 | 09:49 | Read article

Conscious of rapidly rising energy prices, and wanting to cut costs, I was skeptical of the suggestion that I could save more by changing my…