The fact still remains that taking your mobile phone overseas and “roaming” is very expensive. Nice to see that Vodafone and Spark have a $5/day deal where you end up using your own minutes and data but the cheapest option is still to buy a local sim card. The first step is to make sure… Read More »
The site http://refills.bourbon.io/ is very practical showing examples along with code snippets. Very useful as a reference guide for developing css.
There’s been a lot made of the recent Dick Smith Electronic debacle. It has changed so much since the 90’s when I use to go in and buy electronic kit sets. Looking for a bargain recently I looked at the website and came across something interesting. These cables are advertised for $14.99 at 50% off.… Read More »
With the internet being the life blood of IT, after upgrading to fibre, I spent an afternoon crawling beneath the house pulling cables putting RJ45 sockets in every room in the house. This way my internet speed is guaranteed to be much faster than wireless. I could have upgraded my router to a more enterprise… Read More »
Ok, so we’ve all been guilty of making spelling mistakes. I’m no exception but it just doesn’t look good. Here is one from the Slingshot website. The good old ‘i’ before ‘e’ except after ‘c’.
I had the privilege to meet a social media expert yesterday by the name of Thomas Power. I wasn’t really into social media but Thomas turned that concept on it’s head. It seems like nowadays you cannot ignore social media. Thomas then laid down the challenge. 70 is not going to be easy. Many of… Read More »
I just got fibre internet this morning. The installation took from 8.30am to about 2pm. The speed is rated at 100/20 which is 100Mbps download and 20Mbps upload. What are actual speeds? Here is a before and after. Before: After: Now this is on a WiFi connection with a standard modem provided by the ISP… Read More »
I saw this email in my spam box and with the titled ANZ: Account Alert it caught my attention. The main body read: “Dear Customer, Enter your Internet Banking logon details to upgrade to our new system technology for your maximum protection.” What is wrong with it? First of all, check out the reply-to address:… Read More »