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In the news!
When you think of news reels, do you immediately think of British Pathe? Thanks to a new deal with Reuters, this site...
Chris
29 Jul 2018 0
We are not amused!
Have you ever wondered what a monarch really thinks? Queen Victoria, the originator of that famous phrase, "we a...
Chris
29 Jul 2018 0
Discovering Literature through the ages
The new portal, Discovering Literature, from the British Library is a resource, continually updated. of literary and ...
Chris
29 Jul 2018 0
see how the world used to look!
This application of Google Earth lets you see how the planet we live on used to look millions of years ago. You can u...
Chris
10 Jul 2018 0
Windows 10 Big Up-Dates.
I recently had the very large Windows 10 up-dates which took an hour and I found a few niggling problems after comple...
Philip
28 May 2018 1
£1,970 for charity raised by Highway members and supporters
Members and supporters Highway have raised £1,970 towards a 95-mile sponsored "push bike ride" from S...
Phil
25 May 2018 1
Children growing up with technology - politely!
Just appeared in the BBC website technology section, this just shows how speech recognition and 'smart assistants...
Phil
25 Apr 2018 1
One view of Facebook
One of our members sent me the following: For those of my generation who do not, and cannot comprehend why Faceboo...
Phil
21 Apr 2018 0
Another telephone scam
Just when I thought I'd heard every possible ruse for criminals to get you to switch on your computer and let the...
Phil
15 Apr 2018 2
Where's Father Christmas?
Do you need to know when Father Christmas is due to deliver the presents to your house? If so this web site tracks Fa...
Chris
13 Dec 2017 0
iOS 11.2
This morning I thought that my iPad had died, I couldn’t get it to charge at all. The technician at Carphone Warehou...
Anne
06 Dec 2017 0
Inheritance Tax!
What is it? It is your estate wealth and your possessions. Your estate is made up of every single asset you own, a...
Ian
08 Nov 2017 0
Planning you next holiday
Do you often find that when you visit somewhere new, you often do not know what there is to see or do? If so, this we...
Chris
06 Nov 2017 0
Holidays
Do you fancy sleeping in a converted lighthouse, a cottage, or on one of the National Trust Estates? if so then this ...
Chris
19 Oct 2017 0
Geneaolgy Research
When you are tracing your family tree, or you just curious about your ancestors, this site will allow you to look thr...
Chris
19 Oct 2017 0
The future for mobile phones?
You know that feeling when you have a mobile phone and the battery has nearly run out. Amazon have the answer. Their ...
Chris R Anthony
02 Sep 2017 0
Suspect Amazon E-mails.
I have recently received a suspect e-mail supposedly from Amazon, starting with "Dear Mr. Hughes" and going on about ...
Philip
02 Sep 2017 1
In Your Area
This "Hyperlocal" website provides you with news and information about the area you live in. It brings toge...
Chris
11 Aug 2017 0
Google Arts and Culture
Are you interested in art? Then this web site is worthwhile looking at https://www.google.com/culturalinstitute/beta....
Chris
12 Jul 2017 0
Payment changes for the future.
With the way we are going towards a cashless society I can see us paying with our eyes recognition in the future. Ca...
Caroline
30 Jun 2017 1
Fashion!
It has been said that your clothes and the way that you dress tell a story. Google Arts and Culture have been collati...
Chris
28 Jun 2017 0
Facebook without tears?
When Highway did a survey of its members in July 2016, 27% used Facebook and only 11% used WhatsApp. Recent resear...
Phil
16 Jun 2017 0
The Wolsey Manuscripts
In 1520 Cardinal Wolsey commissioned the Gospel and Epistle Lectionaries. These have now been digitised and you can v...
Chris
30 May 2017 0
Important major update to Windows 10
Microsoft's latest major update to Windows 10 is now being 'pushed' to computers. In the Learning & S...
Phil
30 May 2017 4
Whats the point of Twitter?
Reading a magazine I came across this article which expresses one persons view of Twitter http://bigtechquestion...
Chris
30 May 2017 0

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