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Cool Britannia has certainly lost its lustre in recent years.

First the Brexit referendum that saw voters narrowly favour leaving the European Union following a barrage of mis- and disinformation from right-wing media and Facebook bots.

Then the botched divorce negotiations with Brussels in wh...

Popped into my local supermarket today and picked up a newspaper that happened to have a front-page story about the UK elections.

As the young cashier picked the paper up to scan it, he commented: "I don't understand Britain. How can they spend millions on the Queen's funeral and not have any mone...

Tapping into my long-dormant web design skills and with a little help from our new artificially intelligent friends, I've managed to create a simple page that turns a (google docs-generated) CSV file containing some of my AP articles into a timeline. Take a look here. Comments welcome.

UPDATE: T...

I don't own a car, I don't especially want one, so why would I do a car review?

Because there are still people who wonder whether you can do a "proper road trip" with an electric vehicle and I figured I'd drop my two cents here on what it's like driving a Chinese-made EV to the Alps and back.

TL...