So, Transport for London appears to be routing WiFi traffic out to *France* on some underground stations. I was passing through Marble Arch the other day and Swarm was picking me up as about 8K from L’Arc de Triomphe in France and Bond Street showed me as in the neighbourhood of Sevres (11K from L’Arc de Triomphe) Since I was underground, the only method of geolocation was the WiFi endpoint, meaning the traffic was going through to France. But *why* ?
Ever wondered what a deserted London might look like? Like 28 Days but with everyone gone? This could be what it looks like…… and it’s damned unnerving. Source: Video: Empty… Read more If London Was Deserted… →
If you have played the original Pokemon games, you’ll know Abra was a headache to catch, using Teleport to escape at its first opportunity. The only way to stop this was to either catch him on your first go, or use a skill that would stop him using that move – such as one that induces sleep. In GO, he still makes an appearance, but will escape at his first opportunity. I managed to hatch one out of an egg while I was at home: And this morning, at Victoria… Read more Abra →
The Tower of London. A great tourist attraction. Great history…. and a bloody Magikarp nest. Still can’t complain, picked up a couple of Dratinis here (not enough to call it a Dratini nest) and also picked up the infamous Pikachu. Pikachu is the only Pokemon in the game that I have encountered so far that actually uses a voice rather than computer-generated screeches and squeals for its signature call.
This explains why Parson Street was closed just after Tenterden Grove on my way into work this morning. Man stabbed to death in London | UK news | theguardian.com.