Gemplus Armageddon

I was shopping away at the Clinque counter in Debenhams when I was confronted by a keypad and chip card reading machine. The shop assistant and I got talking and I asked her how many people knew their PIN to their credit card, she replied that almost everyone she speaks to is as clueless about […]

Dating the Hi-Tech Way

The New York Times ran an article in its fashion section about how Wonks (thats people like Rob Lowe and Co. in the West Wing for all our non US readers) meet prospective patners to strategise wtih and admire the diamond patterns on each others Pringle cardigans and aspire to be real Eurotrash. Why these […]