Bikes through the decades – which was your favourite?

One of my earliest memories involves a bike. Specifically, my first time without stabilisers. I went about three yards before veering off course. I then careered sideways into the hedge. Character building stuff. I can't recall which bicycle I had back then, but can remember subsequent ones. One of which appears on this infographic by Halfords of ...

Evolution of car technology

I've managed to avoid learning to drive for almost 20 years. That may be coming to an end before long, however, now that Kate and I are outnumbered by children. I've always had a fascination with technology though and, if I do find myself reluctantly behind the wheel, I'll be nonetheless happy in the knowledge that there's ...

First World Problems

  We're in that annoying time of year when first world problems somehow feel much worse than the minor irritations that they actually are in the grand scheme of things. TyresOnTheDrive.com is a mobile tyre fitting service which prides itself on solving one of said problems by going to drivers to replace their tyres wherever they ...

Staying safe online

The internet is, without doubt, a modern wonder of the world and has transformed the way we communicate but, as it's relatively new, we're still discovering the true extent of some of its biggest dangers. The rise of cyber crime in recent times, for one, has been alarming. The prospect of having your personal information published online is incredibly ...