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Taking a look at the lighter side of IT - technology may be a serious business but it rarely fails to raise a smile too.

November 2018

  • Formula 1’s favourite IT boy

    Ryan Priest 29 Nov 2018
  • Lewis Hamilton has used his appearance at an HPE Discover event in Madrid to step out of his little car and take an unexpected walk down memory lane, regaling the tech crowd with tales from his ...

  • There’s a human in my florist

    Ryan Priest 22 Nov 2018
  • The season of festive advertising is upon us, and this year’s key theme is Guilt Olympics. Whether it be Visa, John Lewis or Iceland, firms are lining up to tell you not to even think about ...

  • Raabbit in your headlights

    Ryan Priest 15 Nov 2018
  • Dominic Raab’s resignation from his stint as Brexit secretary will presumably see him evade all accountability for the promises he recently gave the tech industry about the benefits of leaving the ...

  • Samsung phone folds like a cheap suit

    Ryan Priest 08 Nov 2018
  • Samsung has unveiled something resembling a VTech learning toy to try to maintain its foothold in the smartphone market. Commentators humoured the announcement, though, referring to the ...

  • The revolution will not be pasteurised

    Ryan Priest 01 Nov 2018
  • It’s been almost a year since Downtime talked emojis, but from far-right tool bag Jair Bolsonaro seizing power in Brazil to a supermarket magazine editor thinking it’s normal to reply to a ...