Monthly Archives: May 2012


It’s not a word we come across very often.  Potentialities.  It comes from the Latin for ‘power’, and it means the capacity for growth or development.  Put another way, it means all the wonderful things we can achieve with our

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I don’t often iron clothes.  After all, that’s what jeans and t-shirt were invented for – so you don’t have to iron.  This means that on the rare occasions when life requires me to be smart, brandishing the iron is

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Too Much

This is the last in a series on force, and how you use it.  We’ve looked at using less force in computing, at using less force in other tasks, and how to spot too much force. My final instalment looks

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