Author: Simon

  • A Pain In The Ass

    A Pain In The Ass

    A Day In The Life of Me 4:55 am Woke up as usual five minutes before the alarm in my ancient mobile phone was due to go off. Lie in bed, awake, thinking about the day to come – it’s a busy one, and a tight schedule, so thinking through routes to take, and how…

  • Unplugged Holiday

    Unplugged Holiday

    It was half-term holiday for the kids last week and for once Thai school holidays and farang school holidays coincided. So my wife, Pim, booked a house on a beach – without wifi. I was forbidden to use the computer for anything other than playing music and the phone was banished to the glove compartment of…

  • I Might Have Been Wrong…

    I placed a timeline of 100 years on Tag, but that might have been too far in the future for some of the technology. As many of you will by now know, California has approved autonomous vehicles. The Devstick is already largely happening and my research indicates that the wireless technology (always on, everywhere globally) will…