@Conservatives push ahead with contentious #Trident nuclear submarine programme – an annotated infographic

In the midst of UK election fever, what better way to throw your incumbent weight around than by committing to the purchase of four shiny new nuclear submarines? The Conservative Party has decided that what this nation needs more than anything – e.g. better hospitals and schools for everyone, regardless of income levels – are four new Trident missile-armed submarines in order to maintain the country’s nuclear deterrent. Forgive us for stating the bleedin’ obvious here, as we certainly do not purport to understand the complexities of caretaking our national defence policy, but even the writers of James Bond movies … Continue reading @Conservatives push ahead with contentious #Trident nuclear submarine programme – an annotated infographic

#AppleWatch officially quite popular – an annotated infographic

From the top drawer of the “so obvious it surely isn’t news” files comes the statistical confirmation that a lot of people around the world really, really want an Apple Watch. Soaring demand online for Apple’s new wearable device has obliged our favourite Californian tech uberlords to push back its delivery dates from April 24 to June. The first Watch models arrived in UK Apple Stores this week for customer gawking, pawing and general uncontrollable slavering. Click on the graphic for an expanded view. Continue reading #AppleWatch officially quite popular – an annotated infographic