Category: Diversions

quizzes, puzzles and tricks

Try these

1. The song’s forgettable but who is she? Which series was she in and in which episode? Which part did she play? It was a major film series from the US. 2. Goldfinger, Out of Africa, From Russia With Love,…

Finding good sausages

Have you also been avoiding eating out because you can’t trust what goes in it, neither can you trust young Millennial staff? Neither can you trust supermarkets? And then there is halal to contend with, although staying with pork would…

Catch up on ketchup

Latest from The History Guy: No ketchup song – can’t stand the facial metalwork on those birds. The real sauce, which the Americans may never catch up on, is the ole HP. I say ‘may never catch up on’ for…

Try these

Which country or city or city/country: 1. Is ruled by a family of clowns? 2. Has Timbuktu in it? 3. Is the world’s youngest country? 4. Has the fewest trees? 5. Is co-ruled by a bishop and a president? 7.…

Augmented reality

1. Back in the day, it was called rose-coloured glasses: https://tech.slashdot.org/story/20/01/16/2128236/augmented-reality-in-a-contact-lens-its-the-real-deal 2.  Autonomous cars: Ultimately, Magna doesn’t think there’s big enough potential in autonomous vehicles in the medium term. It sees more opportunities for growth in the assisted driving market (up…