“The time has come,” the walrus said, “to talk of Windows 10”. Not quite, but the arrival of Microsoft’s Windows 10 operating system on 29th July has a little in common with Alice’s adventures. Microsoft jumped from Windows 8 to Windows 10; Windows 9 fell down the rabbit hole, I suppose.
Very few of us of us will have much idea what’s going on. Much like poor Alice.
It's very wide-ranging, which Minister John Whittingdale says is to cover the pace of change in media consumption. When the BBC Charter was last changed, websites were young, Twitter didn't exist and so on.
And I don't even like Honda cars.
Although the Wifi in my office was registering nearly at full strength, I’d been finding that it was regularly cutting out, or drastically dropping in download speed. My router is two rooms and three walls away. The solution is to use what are known as Homeplugs; I’ve written about these before, but devolo, one of the bigger brands, has just sent me their latest model to try.
Provided that you are buying everyone a box of tissues, of course.