Tech giants stab at Flash with pointy sticks

Actually that’s not really the headline.   Some of the big players (Amazon, Cisco, Google, Intel, Microsoft, Mozilla and Netflix, but not Apple or FB) are coming together to create an open source video format for internet video that they don’t have to pay...

Some tips for buying a teaching video camera

The first thing to say is dollar for dollar, any current camera is better than the 5 year old one you may be using now.   I’m not going to provide an exhaustive list of features, just a few things that could trip up. My basic premise is you want a camera that...

Windows 10 info

There are a few conspiracy theories and a bit of confusion about MS giving away free Win 10 upgrades. Basically, it is free, it works well, it is a vehicle for MS to sell you stuff (although how intrusive this is remains to be seen). it does have some dodgy privacy...