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Global ID and the Cashless society

This is an amalgamation of a number of previous articles updated in January 2017. The next generation of children born in Britain ‘will not know what money is’, Tim Cook, chief executive of Apple, has predicted as he promoted the smartphone app...

Is Armageddon upon us?

Recently I turned on Sky News TV to hear the words ‘Armageddon is already upon us.’  The one making this announcement was Sam Kiley, Sky News’ Foreign Affairs Editor, who was speaking about an article he had posted on their Website.  Sky News...

Mobile Phone Addicts

We have long been familiar with drug and alcohol addiction.  More recently we have heard of people who are addicted to pornography and gambling.  Now there is ‘mobile phone addiction.’  The Daily Mail (15/8/16) featured an article by Libby Purves...

The Machine Stops

When I was at school back in the 1960s I read a short story by E M Forster called ‘The Machine Stops.’  Written in 1909 it is a fantasy of the future in which most of the human population lives below the surface of the Earth in rooms on their own...