Entries by Marcus Middleton from 10/2012

What Type of Facebook User Are You?

| Posted 10.02.2012 | UK Tech
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Every time I wander onto Facebook, I find myself feeling utterly depressed. As I grind down the day chained to my desk, I am constantly reminded I have no girlfriend, no money and am forced to work such long hours for such little pay and as a result I have no social life.

Keep the Union Jack Flying High

| Posted 10.07.2012 | UK

When I heard that British institutions were not going to be forced by the "Bureaucrats in Brussels" to fly the "Eurosport Logo" above Government Buildings permanently throughout the year... It made me feel good inside.

Why Stop at the Stratosphere When We Can Reach the Stars?

| Posted 10.15.2012 | UK Tech

I take my cap off to Felix Baumgartner. Any person with the courage to rise 128,000 feet (24 miles) into the sky before jumping back down to Earth is a braver man than I will ever be... Hell, despite trying several times... I'm still too scared to ride the London Eye!

Who's to Blame That the News Isn't Newsworthy?

| Posted 10.22.2012 | Huffington Post

Anywhere in the world, it's a bad time to be a journalist. Once a romanticised occupation, we were seen as a bunch daring and fearless investigators. ...

Lies, Damned Lies, and Statistics

| Posted 10.29.2012 | UK

Just because a number sounds plausible, it doesn't mean that it is accurate. So for young players, if you see it, don't repeat it. Never reference an article, broadcast, or news package without citing the source first. Find the raw data and if you can't find it, you shouldn't use it because it probably doesn't exist.