Mostly unplugged in Tobago

Above: A view of Little Tobago. All photographs by Taran Rampersad. Click to enlarge. Having decided that I needed some time away to consider life and […]

“I just wanted to buy a car…”

Above: Press release photo for the 1969 American Motors Javelin SST. I started shopping for a vehicle last weekend, doing my research on the Internet and […]

Detesting the untested

Illustration by AlienCat/DepositPhotos “It’s an untested technology, so it’s an untested business, and we can’t give a loan based on that.” The words fell from the […]

The Chromebook that will not die

Above: The Acer Chromebook Model Q1VC I can’t recall when exactly I got it – I think it was in 2013 – but the Acer Chromebook […]

Surveillance isn’t seeing

Surveillance cameras. Image from DepositPhotos/Wavebreakmedia Not too long ago, the Beetham highway was the scene of protest. I listened to some people in a local coffee […]

The future is not purchased, it is earned

Above: Image by sakkmesterke/DepositPhotos. Some might argue the semantic here. Purchase requires earning, some might say, but in this day and age where you can get a […]

Beyond disaster to preparedness

Above: Tropical weather systems Hurricane Norma, left, on the Pacific Ocean side of Mexico; Jose, center, east of Florida; Tropical Storm Maria, second from right, north […]

Broad strokes: Flaws in fastforward II

Above: When you grade your own report card, it’s easy to come put looking good. Photo by OlyPhotoStories/DepositPhotos. The Draft National ICT Plan, fastforward II, is open […]