HEXO+: Your Autonomous Aerial Camera

Ordered a stalking drone & crowdfunded a crowdfunded offer

Pretty excited about this – I’ve ordered my first drone through the magic of Kickstarter – but in the spirit of crowdfunding, I’ve got together with Dan, Tim and Nat to crowdfund a crowdfunded offer -we’ve split the pledge four ways because who needs a stalking drone every day anyway? The HEXO+ “autonomous aerial camera” […]

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What happens at the end of House of Cards Season 3?

You don’t have to read this! But you can send this to anyone who spoils Game of Thrones, True Detective, The Blacklist, Fargo, Shadowline or anything else you’re watching at the moment. So…. Actually I’m only going to reveal if someone else spoils one of the above for me again.

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Sydney cab with no head-rests

Sydney cabs vs Uber – let’s talk about safety shall we? Whiplash and head rests

There’s been a lot of fluff from the cab industry this week about Uber (sign up to get $10 off your first ride!) and safety. So let’s talk about safety. Specifically, head rests. Head rests are an extremely important safety device if the vehicle in which you are travelling is read-ended by another car. They help […]

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Content recommendations on SMH

Clickbait devalues content marketing

A few people have wondered recently “Is irrelevant clickbait ruining content marketing“? I’ve seen this article about apparent MH370 debris that is “clearly aircraft wreckage” being advertised a lot recently – the piece looks like it’s recent but was actually published on 27 March and is totally discredited because a month and a half later […]

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Window jump

How to be a truly inspiring manager – infographic

As you self-actualize, you will enter into infinite wonder that transcends understanding. You will soon be aligned by a power deep within yourself — a power that is karmic, self-aware. Through reiki, our chakras are nurtured by balance. Complexity is the nature of understanding, and of us. The multiverse is radiating atomic ionization. We grow, […]

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585 New South Head Rd Rose Bay NSW 2029 - poisoned tree

Who killed the tree at 585 New South Head Road, Rose Bay NSW 2029 ?

  Australia usually takes the environment seriously and I love it when local councils refuse to let people get away with stuff like this. Someone’s poisoned this magnificent tree at 585 New South Head Road, Rose Bay NSW 2029 but luckily the list of suspects isn’t too long (click the image for Google Street View): […]

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Password

Better passwords – and why you can’t use the same one for more than one thing anymore

You’ve probably heard how even companies like Adobe or Target or many others cannot be relied upon to keep your details safe anymore. In fact, if you use the same password on more than one site then the chances are that eventually your password will be out in the open along with your email address – […]

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Credit card surcharge

Credit card surcharges – when did it become so acceptable to annoy your customers?

Should the last think a customer remembers about your business leave a bad taste in their mouth? Should you pretend your prices are cheaper than they are by smacking your users with a large credit card surcharge when they’re about to buy from you? It seems increasingly popular amongst bad businesses to surprise the customer […]

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Expedia infographic

Expedia amazing infographic – Sydney vs London – webspam?

I’ve noticed this infographic from Expedia popping up on a number of websites recently. I wonder if this is another Interflora  in the making? All sites seem to be linking to Expedia as well as running the infographic, it appears on these sites, amongst others: http://visual.ly/london-vs-sydney http://www.crazysexyfuntraveler.com/london-vs-sydney/ http://www.puretravel.com/blog/2013/12/11/london-v-sydney-you-decide/ http://acoupletravelers.com/london-vs-sydney/ http://www.tntmagazine.com/news/australia-news/london-vs-sydney-which-city-wins http://www.pommietravels.com/2013/12/london-vs-sydney/ My questions is will Google […]

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Massive cab queue at Sydney Airport [again!]

Why there were no cabs at Sydney Airport [again] tonight

Or “How not to run a piss-up in a brewery by Sydney Airport.” Many Sydney Airport users will be familiar with the cab queue which frequently makes returning to Sydney much less of a happy occasion than it should be. No doubt you’re also familiar with the guys in orange jackets who seem to be […]

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