Yes, this might be just what we need

September 18th, 2013

Former Tech City exec Ben Southworth wants to open a free school to teach entrepreneurship and technology skills. Milo Yiannopoulos thinks it’s a great idea – with a few small caveats.

Am I too old for video games?

September 17th, 2013

Milo Yiannopoulos finds the rise of video games baffling.

Pulling the wool

September 4th, 2013

Enda Crowley is uncharacteristically generous about an upmarket Scottish fashion brand recruiting for a £250,000-a-year chief executive via social media.

Why I’ll never wear a ‘smart watch’

September 3rd, 2013

Wearable computing sounds fun until you consider what it will actually be like having a Twitter app strapped to your body, writes Milo Yiannopoulos.

Google it, stupid

August 26th, 2013

Newsflash, not everything you find on the internet is true.

Will Batman have a gold iPhone?

August 23rd, 2013

There’s no point pretending you won’t want a gold iPhone – nor that you’re particularly brassed off by the casting of the new Batman.

David Miranda’s detention was entirely legitimate

August 20th, 2013

If you piss in Uncle Sam’s Cheerios, don’t expect him to eat them.

The shocking origin of ‘UsVsTh3m’

August 19th, 2013

James Cook is dismayed to discover that viral content reblogger ‘UsVsTh3m’ is just a cover… for one of the largest and most old-fashioned publishing groups in Europe.

How to get picked up by the NSA

August 12th, 2013

Feeling lonely? No one is liking your status updates? You fear that you’re nothing but a little blip in the stream of metadata the NSA is collecting all over the world? No worries. Just follow these rules and you’ll be under surveillance in no time.

Why I’m giving up food for a month

August 12th, 2013

Enda Crowley on why he’s giving the Soylent diet a try – for an entire month.

Trolls on Twitter aren’t the problem

August 12th, 2013

Never mind trolls on Twitter. It’s irresponsible, defamatory bloggers who do the real damage to your reputation, writes Milo Yiannopoulos.

The drab stupidity of Soylent

August 12th, 2013

Greg Stevens, a lifelong diet and work-out enthusiast, is unimpressed by Silicon Valley’s attempts to re-engineer – or completely do away with – food. It’s all part of the cult of the amateur enthusiast.

Let there be light… please?

August 7th, 2013

In a moment, with no warning, my whole world went black.

An open letter to my friends in the technology industry

April 4th, 2013

Name dropping needs to stop. It needs to stop right now, writes Milo Yiannopoulos.

Why I’m not a perfectionist

January 28th, 2013

Entrepreneur Bertie Stephens explains why start-up founders can’t afford to be perfectionists if they want to get things done.

Making money

January 28th, 2013

Zuora CEO Tien Tzuo on how to choose the right payment model for your company.

Happy birthday to me

January 22nd, 2013

Jeremy Wilson is having another miserable birthday.

Let’s have an internet-wide real name policy

January 10th, 2013

It’s something of a nuclear option – not to mention a pipe dream – but imagine how an internet-wide real name policy would drastically cut down on the amount of malevolent content out there, writes James Cook.

Dealing with online bullies is easy

January 8th, 2013

Adults who find themselves on the receiving end of abuse on the internet have a simple but often overlooked strategy at their disposal, writes Greg Stevens.

An entirely avoidable talent vacuum

January 7th, 2013

Britain’s outdated education system is responsible for the dearth of talent available to technology start-ups, writes James Cook.