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All the online rants are archived here.... plus selected columns from Computer Shopper magazine and PC Plus throughout the '80s, '90s and '00s.

July 2006 - and later...
Rants and Raves now has a new home. To read the latest columns, visit the Bitwise Colour Supplement - BW2...
June 2006
wc3Standards, who needs 'em! Huw rails against the forces of convention determined to homogenise the web... Read on...
May 2006
spipStill on the trail of the 'perfect CMS', this month Huw is seduced by a Belgian squirrel... Read on...
April 2006
Huw deletes his blog, narrowly avoids a fight with the dog and fumes over cascading style sheets..... Read on...
March 2006
In which Huw strips down to his ostrich feathers and learns the cooch dance while sheltering from the storm... Read on...
February 2006
Locked in a darkened elevator, Huw muses upon crashed discs - of the both PC and Martian variety... Read on...
January 2006
Digitally downloading music? The good guys, the bad guys - and where to find wonderful music for free. Read on...
December 2005
Snowbound and isolated, Huw waits for the postman while his dog wonders where her next Bonio is coming from. Read on...
November 2005
From Opera to Disco - Huw may have changed his browser but his dubious musical tastes remain unaltered. Read on...
October 2005
CSS may be the face of the future. But it feels like a step into pre-history. Huw is reluctant to put on the style. Read on...
September 2005
A Gay Boyfriend, a hobbit stewing potatoes and a troupe of singing badgers - and all thanks to broadband. Read on...
August 2005
In an effort to understand terrorism, Huw deserts the BBC in favour of a man who wears horns on his head. Read on...
July 2005
Suffering from Dr Who withdrawal symptoms, Huw goes in search of TV science fiction and ends up on the campaign trail. Read on...
June 2005
Harry Potter's more debauched rival, the male pop star who's turning into Mae West and a new way to stumble upon web sites. Read on...
May 2005
From cannibals to corpses, EBay will sell you anything! But Huw isn't in a buying mood after battling with Outlook Express. Read on...
April 2005
Choosing a free blog and finding a suitably racy subject to blog about. This month Huw puts his diary online. Read on...
March 2005
This month, Huw rambles through Vue 5's virtual worlds while his dog spends happy hours eating the furniture. Read on...
July 2004
Phishing scams purporting to come from EBay and Paypal try to cheat Huw out of the Collingbourne millions. Read on...

June 2004
Ten years ago after Windows 95 was announced, has it lived up to Microsoft's promises? Oh, and then there's the wombat. Read on...

March 2004
Naked models, financial impropriety and corruption plus an undocumented secret of Microsoft Word. Read on...

May 2003
World creation with Mojoworld, language learning online, a handy utility for printing booklets - and Nicholas Parsons. Read on...
March 2000
An exclusive interview with Britain's favourite Australian (if you don't count Kylie and Dame Edna, that is). Rolf Harris! Read on...

April 1997
Alien Technology and Area 51, I look for the truth in the deserts of Nevada then come home to fume about Microsoft's animated paperclip. Read on...

March 1988
Spreadsheets, C compilers and the difference a Z can make to New Zork Times. The first ever Rants and Raves lovingly restored. Read on...

 

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