UK taxes high!

It has been suggested Rishi Sunak and Boris Johnson have overseen biggest tax rises since the Second World War ‘Fiscal responsibility’ – code words for ‘cock-up!’ Chancellor Jeremy Hunt and Prime Minister Rishi Sunak have stressed the need for ‘fiscal responsibility’ amid still-high inflation and rising debt costs. According toRead More →


What are Luddites? Luddites were a group of workers who protested against the use of machinery that threatened their livelihoods in the early 19th century in Britain. They were not opposed to technology in general, but to the specific machines that were ‘taking away their livelihoods’. They attacked factories and smashedRead More →

Covid19 Virus artwork image

Covid19 medicine, Molnupiravir, sold as Lagevrio, has reportedly been linked to specific genetic changes in the virus that causes Covid19, researchers said, raising questions about whether the drug has the potential to accelerate Covid’s evolution.  The drug works by creating mutations in the Covid genome to prevent the virus fromRead More →

Credit cards

Credit card losses in the U.S. are rising at the fastest pace since the Great Financial Crisis of 2008.  Goldman Sachs reportedly predicts that credit card losses will continue to climb through the end of 2024 or early 2025 for most issuers. This is unusual because the losses are accelerating outsideRead More →


I can see and hear and speak… OpenAI’s ChatGPT can now ‘see, hear and speak,’ or, at least, understand spoken words, respond with a synthetic voice and process images, the company announced Monday 25th September 2023. The update to the chatbot OpenAI’s biggest since the introduction of GPT-4, allows users to opt intoRead More →


The history of the internet is a fascinating story of how various computer networks around the world were interconnected to form a global system of communication and information exchange. Timeline in brief 1950’s The origins of the internet can be traced back to the 1950s, when the Cold War betweenRead More →

Tech AI led investment

E-commerce conglomerate Amazon announced on Monday 25th September 2023 that it will invest up to $4 billion in artificial intelligence (AI) firm Anthropic, a rival to ChatGPT developer OpenAI, and take a minority ownership position in the company. The move further enforces Amazon’s aggressive AI push as it aims toRead More →

U.S. & China flags

U.S. and China are two of the world’s most influential and powerful countries, with different political systems, cultures, and values. They have also been involved in various conflicts and cooperation over the years, such as trade, human rights, climate change, and security. The flags of the two countries reflect theirRead More →

Magic message lecturn

‘Have you noticed everytime the government needs to persuade the public that their ‘message’ is so super important – they roll out the magic message lectern”. Other important messages And this… And this one… The latest government slogan… ‘LONG-TERM DECISIONS FOR A BRIGHTER FUTURE’ Let’s roll out the advertisements toRead More →

TikTok app

TikTok is a popular social media app that allows users to create and share short videos. But, it has faced some controversies regarding its algorithm, design, and data protection. Tiktok has issues The company was fined $368 million in Europe for failing to protect children’s data. The Irish Data ProtectionRead More →