IOT - the Internet of Things

IOT – the Internet of Things

The Internet of Things (IOT) has been cropping up in the Media more and more. What the heck are they on about? Let’s climb this mole-hill and find out ...
Lake Geneva Trip with Surprise Strip 'n' Dip

Lake Geneva Trip with Surprise Strip ‘n’ Dip

Tempted by low priced flights, we decided to spend a few days beside Lake Geneva. We found snowy peaks and friendly nudists in freezing water ...
How Gravitational Waves are Detected

How Gravitational Waves are Detected

The LIGO detector is an instrument that uses laser pulses to measure minute ripples in space-time caused by gravitational waves ...
How to write an essay

How to Structure an Essay

Students - make more time for your flourishing social life by simply doing a great job with that essay the first time around ...
Airports in the Alps for Pilots and Travellers

Airports in the Alps for Pilots and Travellers

A visual guide to airports in the alps for your holiday or flight sim. Each airport is shown with its name, ICAO code and the surrounding environment ...
goal planning photo: David Ruck

Long-Term Goal Planning

Long-term goals often require a lot of effort to bring about and you can avoid waste by being methodical and taking your time in the planning stage ...
This is How it Ends

This is How it Ends

A music video from bluegene Songs - a tale of betrayal ...
The LFD scrapbook of news, comment and photos

The LFD Scrapbook

A series of news items, thoughts and photos that aren't sizeable enough to be presented as individual articles have found a home on this evolving scrapbook ...
Polarising Sunglasses

Polarised Sunglasses

What is polarised light, where does it come from, how are polarising lenses made and why are they better than normal sunglasses? ...
guitar tuition

Choosing the Best Guitar Tuition

I had a guitar and no idea how to play it. I tried books, videos, articles and sifted guitar tuition courses. Eventually, I decided that I needed to look at the bigger picture instead ...
X-Plane VR FPS Tips

X-Plane VR FPS Tips

X-Plane looks phenomenal in VR over high res terrain with realistic weather. Here are some FPS tips to help get it working at its best ...
War Thunder's The Plagis Spitfire LF Mk. IX

How to Install the War Thunder Plagis Spitfire

A step by step guide to install War Thunder's Plagis Spitfire LF Mk. IX DLC Pack in particular, and probably any DLC pack in general ...