Detectives: do they have to be police officers?

Detectives are always police officers, aren’t they? Detectives in the UK are part of the police force. They have to have served a term on the beat before moving into CID. It is probably the same in most countries. How else could it be? Other detectives exist...

IT Jargon: computerspeak part 2

IT Jargon or Computerspeak affects us all IT Jargon, also known as computerspeak, technical terminology or gobbledegook, baffles you when you try to understand what IT experts are saying. In my novel, Accounting for Murder, Double Entry, my hero encounters other...

Computerspeak: a client’s guide

Computerspeak is all around us Computerspeak is the language of computer experts. If you are in business, or even if you are not, you are likely to hear it often.  You, the client, are the one who pays for all this technology and the people who run it. People easily...