Profile cover photo
Profile photo
Jim Muttram
259 followers
259 followers
About
Jim's posts

Post has attachment
Is there an Area 51 in Cambridgeshire?

Post has attachment
Invisible Carbon Dioxide
Two stories in the press today illustrate magnificently the size of the mountain we still have to climb to climate change awareness, let alone decisive action. First the FT writes about the resurgence of interest in coal in the UK by Australian investors, t...

Post has attachment
Reappraising my blog
I'm reappraising my blog. When I first started blogging on Thursday August 11th, 2005 the world was a very different place. I started initially as a living example of how easy blogging was during an RBI Editor's Conference. It did an excellent job. So much ...

Post has attachment
Moving studio....

Post has attachment
What really lies behind Google's acquisition strategy
Last month I wrote about Google's acquisition spree and was somewhat critical of the depth of the analysis. I promised a follow up on what I thought was possibly really going, so here it is - better late than never.  When ever Google acquisitions get discus...

Post has attachment
Bringing internet access to the world
There was rather a poor article in the Observer today by John Naughton about Google and Facebook's recent buying sprees. It wasn't that there was anything particularly wrong with the analysis - it is just that it was lame, uncontentious and old hat. The mai...

Post has attachment
A good illustration of how much more advanced this Spring was than last - left is April 2013, right is March 2014 - this year's Magnolia flowers are a month earlier
PhotoPhotoPhoto
2014-04-10
3 Photos - View album

Post has attachment
To Glass or not to Glass
It seems as if Google Glass has travelled quite a long way along its hype cycle even though it has yet to be launched as a finished product. The product was shown initially at the I/O conference in June 2012 and the first beta products (knows as the Explore...

Post has attachment
Is Yahoo's move the first of many?
This morning's story in the Guardian about Yahoo's decision to move its European headquarters to Ireland is I think very significant. According to the Guardian, Home Secretary Theresa May summoned the company to a meeting to express the concerns of Scotland...

Post has attachment
Spring is definitely springing if not already sprung
Photo
Wait while more posts are being loaded