Could this be the worst courier company in the World?

In January 2019, my 14 year old son ordered all the parts he needed to build his own gaming PC – imagine the excitement! Now imagine the disappointment, when one of the courier companies failed to deliver some of the crucial parts. The company was Fastway Couriers – ‘an Aramax company’, whatever that means. After … More Could this be the worst courier company in the World?

Kaspersky Internet Security: ‘yes, we have no bananas!’

  For about the last two months now, every time I have turned on my laptop I have received a reminder from Kaspersky that my Total Security software is about to expire. In fact, it’s fair to say, I’ve received more reminders and warnings about my impending software expiry date, than I did about Y2K!   … More Kaspersky Internet Security: ‘yes, we have no bananas!’

What’s the total cost of purchase?

Having read a favourable review of Martin Lindstrom’s new book Small Data, I was keen to get my hands on a copy. Naturally enough, I clicked on the Amazon link on Martin’s website. As usual, Amazon’s price was unbeatable… until you consider the shipping cost. Sorry Amazon, I’m not going to pay $65 to have a $14 book shipped from … More What’s the total cost of purchase?