February 2009

Twitter is a lot older than we thought

by Lee Hopkins on February 16, 2009

in humour,tools

Twitter has a much longer heritage, arising as it has from earlier centuries of micro-literature, gossip and scurrilous scandal

Plantronics 925 bluetooth headset: road-test

by Lee Hopkins on February 16, 2009 · 2 comments

in tools

for the business person looking for superb sound quality, it’s a ‘no brainer’

Whither their Communications or Media Manager?

links for 2009-02-12

by Lee Hopkins on February 13, 2009

in clippings

Create Stunning Diagrams On The Web With LovelyCharts Lovely Charts is an innovative web application allowing its users to create gorgeous diagrams (flowcharts, sitemaps, organisation charts, wireframes, …) of professional quality without requiring any drawing efforts or design skills. (tags: tools web2.0 web presentation flash tool online visualization charts diagrams chart app)

Donating their time, effort and resources

by Lee Hopkins on February 11, 2009

in victorian bushfires

How you can help out the Victorian bushfire victims

RSPCA in Victoria is accepting donations for the animals that are now homeless, ownerless, hurt, maimed and, for far too many, murdered/dead

I don’t often swear online, but when mongrels do this to their fellow countrymen and women, shoot the bastards!

Incredible offer from sitepoint – 5 books for price of one

Tears pouring unashamedly down my face now. Goodness, I love my country.

So when I read comments in newspapers and online, or when I hear comments on radio and television that call people ‘firebugs’ I feel anger wash over me; such a term is a ‘feel good’, lightweight refusal to acknowledge what these people actually are – arsonists and murderers.