Hollywood Goes Viral

Snakes on a Plane is a movie about, well, snakes that get put on a plane. It’s arguably the worst idea for an action movie ever. It is due for release on the 18 August 2006. The thing about Snakes on a Plane is, it’s everywhere. It’s the latest and...

When Books Died

I spend a great deal of time in my car. In the past, if I was to maximize the value of that time, I had a number of choices. I could listen to the radio. Sadly, I have never found a commercial station offers me a three solid hours of stimulating listening. I could...

Comeback Kidders

Another pleasant email this week announced the unceremonious return of my favourite T-shirt manufacturers, the infamous brand-extinguishing, Justin Nurse-inspired Laugh It Off. They come complete with a revamped website and a range of new T’s. Good to have you...

Tihs is Wreid

I cdnuolt blveiee taht I cluod aulaclty uesdnatnrd waht I was rdanieg. Aoccdrnig to a rscheearch at Cmabrigde Uinervtisy, the phaonmneal pweor of the hmuan mnid is scuh taht it deosn’t mttaer in waht oredr the ltteers in a word are, the olny iprmoatnt tihng is...

ICASA hearing – will it make a difference?

I’m a registered user at MyADSL – a community that according to the About page, was formed in 2003 to serve the South African broadband and IT community – “It provides visitors with up-to-date coverage of local and International IT and Internet...