Can’t Code? Don’t Code!

The digital economy brings with it great opportunities for individuals with great ideas to bring them to life with no more than a computer, an internet connection, and some programming know-how. Ah yes, programming know-how. Back in the 1980s, personal computers encouraged a generation to try their hand at coding applications. The BBC Micro, Sinclair […]

Did the solar eclipse affect the local weather?

Here on the south coast at Peacehaven near Brighton, today’s (20 March 2015) solar eclipse reached 85% of the sun being blocked by the moon. So did the weather station on the roof of our house detect any variance in weather measurements? The answer is Yes …but only slightly. Let’s have a look at the […]

Leaving Tesco after 27 amazing years

Dear friends, I just wanted to let you know that Tesco have amicably accepted my request for voluntary redundancy. After 27 amazing years of a career in computing and innovation, I will be leaving the Welwyn Garden City campus for the final time as a colleague on 13th April. When I reflect on the last […]