Snow collects on a bicycle during a snow storm in Cambridge, Massachusetts on January 24th.   Forecasters are warning of up to 90cms of snow for part of the east coast of the US on Monday.  Photograph: Reuters

Aer Lingus has cancelled flights between Dublin and New York today ahead of the potentially “historic” blizzard to hit the east coast ofthe US. The ai(...)

Always on: there is always the choice to opt out of the clamour – or so I thought. Illustration: Robinolimb via Getty Images

If you were born before the 1980s, you will have lived as an adult in a world without the internet. Yours is the last generation in history that ca(...)