When predictions come true

Simon AllabyAudio, Story

Woman holding mobile phone

Speaking with remarkable foresight the President of the Pacific Telephone and Telegraphy Company, Mark Sullivan, gave this prophecy in 1953: ‘In its final development, the telephone will be carried about … Read More

Don’t get left behind

Simon AllabyAudio, Story

Man running for train

Many years ago, my brother and sister were at Victoria station in London waiting for a train to Brighton. They sat on a bench watching the train on the platform … Read More

Mid-course correction

Simon AllabyAudio, Story

It’s thirty years since British engineer and scientist Tim Berners-Lee created the world wide web. Marking the anniversary, he’s called for a mid-course correction. In a telling indictment of human … Read More