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A mixed review on Ann Leckie’s space opera trilogy: Ancillary Justice, Ancillary Sword, and Ancillary Mercy.

 
By Colin Andrew Ferm May 21, 2016 Tags: , ,

Stop me if you’ve heard this one: A group of people, bound together for some reason on a space ship, fly through the galaxy sometimes solving other people’s problems but usually just creating more of their own… It’s a known trope but another new show uses it really well.

 
By Colin Andrew Ferm May 11, 2016 Tags: , ,

I’ve now had the full set up for over two weeks. What have I learned since? And is the ‘pro’ worth the price?

 
By Colin Andrew Ferm May 9, 2016 Tags: , ,

Was I too harsh in Ep 1.4 of the podcast? Look at these stories and tell me that if you had kids you might not make a run for the colonies also.

 
By Colin Andrew Ferm May 5, 2016 Tags: , , , , , ,

I get my hands on a 9.7″ iPad Pro and take it for a whirl in an attempt to answer the age old question: can I leave my laptop at home and actually get work done on this?

 
By Colin Andrew Ferm May 2, 2016 Tags: , , ,