|I miss Wikidot
10 Mar 2012 11:11 | 9 comments
To My Friends and Colleagues: For the last 2-3 months I have barely touched Wikidot. I used to be a regular here, commenting on every second post at the Wikidot.com Blog or giving my thoughts and feedback over on the Community Wiki (which still sports the New Year 2012 theme, I note). I miss all of... Read more...
|We're approaching the middle of the year
16 Jun 2011 01:21 | 4 comments
Beginning midday of Monday 20th June, I will have my first taste of freedom from this semester at University. From that point onwards, I will only have one more exam left. My final assignment is due that morning and I'll be glad to see the end of it. Around the world, children are finishing their... Read more...
|Teen escapes death on train tracks
15 Apr 2011 03:02 | 8 comments
Here in South Australia, at Mawson Lakes interchange, a 17-year-old youth narrowly escaped with his life - receiving only a broken ankle - when crossing the railway tracks. He had jumped onto the train tracks to cross over to the other platform. Jumping down next to a stationary train, he didn't see... Read more...
|Gmail decides not to bother...
03 Mar 2011 05:04 | 7 comments
As you may have noticed by the lack of blog posts, I've been a bit busy lately. There are a variety of reasons for this, and I'm not going to go into them here. Some of those reasons are good enough for a separate blog post. However, as a result of my neglect, my e-mail inbox has filled up. And by ... Read more...
23 Feb 2011 13:37 | 3 comments
Wiktionary defines the term 'reinvigorate' as [giving] new life, energy or strength to someone or something - and that is what the focus of today's CSS theme change has been all about. I would like to focus on the following: Improving the quality of my blog posts Sharing as many tips and tricks... Read more...
|Happy New Year 2011!
31 Dec 2010 14:07 | 3 comments
|I wish my bank would use Wikidot syntax!
02 Nov 2010 05:29 | 4 comments
I wish my bank would allow me to use Wikidot syntax on their Internet Banking website. This would be so simple, I'd get exactly what I want, and can even style it with CSS! :) All ATM transactions for the past 12 months, sorted by most recent first. [[module ListTransactions order= created_at desc ... Read more...
|Religious followers rally to defend their convictions
13 Oct 2010 23:20 | 6 comments
Readers of my local newspaper debate whether faith or science provides a better foundation for understanding how the world works. This is the reader feedback section of The Advertiser for Wednesday, October 13, 2010 - South Australia. These comments are taken from page 18. My belief is enough I... Read more...
|What motivates us?
27 May 2010 23:23 | 2 comments
|PORTAL. FREE. GO. NOW.
12 May 2010 23:11 | 19 comments
Portal is FREE! And take it from me (who bought this game a few years ago), that it's worth the purchase, even if FREE is a little too much for your budget. Portal is a single-player only game that focuses on the player solving puzzles to move from one room to the next. It's a fun game that anyone... Read more...