Forbidden Unicode

by @edent | , , | 3 comments | 1,150 words | Read ~803 times.

I have been receiving letters from a dear friend by the name of Ophiuchus. He has been researching some curious anomalies in the Unicode Standard. While I cannot vouch for all he has written, I thought it worth presenting his discoveries to you. My friend, I bring you a curiosity! I have been engaged in…

Week Notes - Two Years at GDS

by @edent | , , , | 450 words | Read ~276 times.

As of today, I've been employed by GDS for two years. Time for some reflections. The Big Working for the government isn't much different from working for a large business. I know people harp on about the inefficiency of the public sector - I can only assume those people haven't seen how much money FTSE100…

The Mobile Phones of Doctor Who - Classic Who!

by @edent | | 350 words | Read ~290 times.

Tom Baker holding an old phone.

Oh ho! You thought we'd finished with the mobile phones of Doctor Who series? We've done all of New Who - but what about Classic Who? I wasn't able to find any episodes of Who where the Doctor uses a mobile - but I found the next best thing... adverts! Jon Pertwee New Zealand Telecom…

The Mobile Phones of Doctor Who - Series 10

by @edent | | 450 words | Read ~307 times.

Bill holding phone.

To celebrate the upcoming series Doctor Who staring Jodie Whittaker, I'm attempting to chronicle all the mobile phones used in previous shows. If you think you've spotted something that's not listed here, or think I've made a mistake, drop it in the comments. You can follow along with all 10 series. Here we are at…

The Mobile Phones of Doctor Who - Series 9

by @edent | | 450 words | Read ~319 times.

To celebrate the upcoming series Doctor Who staring Jodie Whittaker, I'm attempting to chronicle all the mobile phones used in previous shows. If you think you've spotted something that's not listed here, or think I've made a mistake, drop it in the comments. You can follow along with all 10 series. Before the Flood Not…

The Mobile Phones of Doctor Who - Series 8

by @edent | | 500 words | Read ~300 times.

To celebrate the upcoming series Doctor Who staring Jodie Whittaker, I'm attempting to chronicle all the mobile phones used in previous shows. If you think you've spotted something that's not listed here, or think I've made a mistake, drop it in the comments. You can follow along with all 10 series. Bye bye Matt Smith,…

The Mobile Phones of Doctor Who - The Day of the Doctor

by @edent | | 3 comments | 350 words | Read ~274 times.

To celebrate the upcoming series Doctor Who staring Jodie Whittaker, I'm attempting to chronicle all the mobile phones used in previous shows. If you think you've spotted something that's not listed here, or think I've made a mistake, drop it in the comments. You can follow along with all 10 series. It's Doctor Who... in…

The Mobile Phones of Doctor Who - Series 7

by @edent | | 300 words | Read ~330 times.

Amy holding a white touchscreen phone.

To celebrate the upcoming series Doctor Who staring Jodie Whittaker, I'm attempting to chronicle all the mobile phones used in previous shows. If you think you've spotted something that's not listed here, or think I've made a mistake, drop it in the comments. You can follow along with all 10 series. Rory - Dinosaurs on…