Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-08-13

visited the police station, thinks that is the first time he has done that # sings: gave me a locket of purple and blue… # @mpesce there is a great media thesis in the hatred shown by various abc radio hosts to the net and how podcasting completely changed that in reply to mpesce . . . → Read More: Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-08-13

MSG Dinner – Una’s

Well I have walked past many times, but always in the morning when I used to catch the train to Kings Cross and walk up from there to Paddington. We had our MSG dinner at Una‘s. We had to wait ages for everyone to arrive, but when we did order it seemed like . . . → Read More: MSG Dinner – Una’s

CQ Training Ride 1

Well, I have booked everything for Cycle Queensland in 2010 from Yepoon to Bundaberg. But I need to get some training done. I have had a cold and I have not been riding so much. So today was my first training run with a target distance of 50 km. In the end I . . . → Read More: CQ Training Ride 1

Video Sundays – 2010 August 8

Dr. Raymond Sheh, the operator of team CASualty (from Australia) drives iRobot Negotiator in Best in Class Mobility test of RoboCup 2010 Rescue Robot League

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eWaste Trip II

Well my second, and for now the last trip to eWaste. I dropped of an old DVD player, my broken amp and vacuum cleaner and blender, the last tho which are missing important bits. Last night at about 1:40 am three youths broken into our underground car park. They stole my head-lamp and . . . → Read More: eWaste Trip II

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-08-06

is sad to be in an uber safe seat and thinks that votes are worth more in a swinging one # @n once lived in a house with a duck pond, they are great! #ltpn # RT @ApostrophePong: http://www.abc.net.au/news/stories/2010/07/30/2968669.htm Are Australians dumb? # @n Breakfast at the Old Town White Coffee in Ipoh: http://yewenyi.net/wpblog/?p=5728 . . . → Read More: Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-08-06

Other Thing Wednesdays – 2010 August 4

I wrote this comment in relation to a blog post by Kate Carruthers. I was remembering a speech I heard on a great speaches podcast about how the printing press had brought mass publication into the realm of many more people and how there had been many many publications 100 years ago. But . . . → Read More: Other Thing Wednesdays – 2010 August 4

Strong Winds

Well they said it all over at the BOM and then there was the following doppler wind chart.

Emergency services advise you to keep clear of fallen power lines, stay indoors away from windows and keep children indoors.

Up here on the top of my block the wind is blowing, though as it is from . . . → Read More: Strong Winds

A day at Cockatoo Island

Well, I was in Malaysia, then I was sick with a cold for ages. So I had not got to the Biennial until the last weekend. Kirsten came down with the kids. We started off going to the Marrickville Road Cafe. Then on the bus to Circular Quay. We had a bit of . . . → Read More: A day at Cockatoo Island