Argh! Something has upset the Mac App Store on my iMac. I’m unable to install updates, it keeps coming up with an error message and stopping. Restarting in Safe Boot mode lets me proceed, but that’s a workaround. I need to work out what other app or software is putting a spanner in the works…

How old is too old to play videogames?

Craig Grannell: Frankly, I find it astonishing this is still a question people need to ask themselves. Games are just another thing people do to be entertained and pass the time. They are interactive entertainment that sits part-way between puzzle solving, dexterity test and television. No-one suggests at 36 you should throw your telly outContinue reading “How old is too old to play videogames?”

I Made A Resource For A Pre-Diabetic Friend

The other day, a friend of mine asked if I could make her some charts she could print off and put into her bullet journal. She was recently diagnosed as ‘pre-diabetic’. Meaning that she may have a form of diabetes but they’re not sure what sort and how serious it is. So, right now, she’sContinue reading “I Made A Resource For A Pre-Diabetic Friend”

The Other Art History: The Forgotten Cyberfeminists of ’90s Net Art

Loney Abrams: In 1991 the Internet was born. That same year, the term ‘Cyberfeminism’ was coined simultaneously by British philosopher Sadie Plant and by the Australian art collective VNS Matrix. Just as the tech bros of the dot-com boom optimistically believed the internet would change the world for the better, Cyberfeminists had techno-utopian aspirations forContinue reading “The Other Art History: The Forgotten Cyberfeminists of ’90s Net Art”