Archive for January, 2011

It’s Australia Day

It will soon be Australia Day here in the land of Oz. For those that have been educated within the last 12 years, it is oztraya day. Of course, we have our usual speeches and ceremonies, but the one person to unite Australia time and time again on this glorious day is Sam Kekovich. If […]

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What Is Going On With Telcos?

What is going on with the Telecommunications Industry in Australia? Is it being run by a bunch of buffoons who couldn’t give a about the consumer? Vodafone has been caught with their entire customer database being compromised by single username/password access which has been sold off to pirates. Everybody (including me) wants to jump ship […]

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Cricket Round 9

The season continues after the Christmas/New Year break.  Another one-day game to start the new year, and an important match for both sides.  Whoever looses, will probably be out of the semi-finals, but whoever wins will have to keep on winning to make the semi’s.  I had what you might call a very quiet day, […]

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Summer Has Arrived

Well, it’s New Years Day here in the land of Oz and for once it’s not raining. In fact it reached 36°C here today (not quite the old 100°F but pretty close).  It’s about 7:30pm and the temperature has now dropped to a pleasant 27°C.  The cicadas are deafening. What a land of contrasts we […]

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