Disabling contactless cards – paranoia or reason?

| August 27, 2015

My bank sent me one of these cards, which in my opinion is about as safe as walking around with an infinite number of £20’s in your pocket to be taken by everyone walking past. So I thought I’d look into the security. The flaw is fairly simple: they say the cards can only be […]


| August 23, 2015

For the first time in a few years I didn’t go to the Shoreham Airshow. Work and life got in the way. This afternoon, on the way back from a meeting, I saw the news. Hawker Hunter WV372, run by Canfield Hunter, failed to pull out of a loop and crashed into the A27. At […]

Ant-man? Is actually really good…

| August 11, 2015

I haven’t posted for a while, but I have seen the Ant-man movie. It’s great. Go see it. Get it on Blu-ray/DVD – you’ll want to freeze-frame the Easter eggs.This is the first film in twenty years I’m going to see twice at the cinema. The one before that was Terminator 2. Raving aside, seriously, […]