Technology

Your Taxes At Work

So this is how the Australian government is going to take us back to the future. According to the ABC News Online Families to receive free Internet filter. The Federal Government has announced it will provide every Australian family with a free Internet filter to block pornography. The plan is Read more…

By Thatch, ago
Culture

Ghostzilla – the invisible browser

Ghostzilla is a Web browser like Firefox, but it shows up and disappears instantly, discreetly, blended with your application — any application — so the Web pages look like part of it and not like the Web at all. (Read here how.) What would you use Ghostzilla – the invisible Read more…

By Thatch, ago
Culture

Streaming Suitcase

Adam Hyde has been described as a “tactical media artist” Adam was born in New Zealand and is permanently transient. He is a consultant, developer and artist working at the convergence of broadcasting and Internet technologies. And why does he get a mention here? He writes manuals. He writes the Read more…

By Thatch, ago
Culture

Sticks and Stones and Bells

Everyone loves a domino race (Go on admit it… you do ) and I’m no different but this one is glorious. “Sticks and Stones” is executed by Bre Pettis and Jesse Ferguson and is a machine made entirely out of natural materials – think Mousetrap made from sticks, stones, twine, Read more…

By Thatch, ago
Technology

A Disposable Email Address Service

Do you hate it to receive spam emails in your private email account? Or my personal pet hate, the registering to use a free account to demo a webservice that you probably aren’t going to use again. Well, temporaryinbox.com offers a free temporary email and disposable email address service to Read more…

By Thatch, ago
Trust No One

The Pentagon and Social Network

OK. This is weird. On the one hand the RIAA/MPAA want alll the social networks shut down because people MIGHT use them to share stuff. And they are bankrolling lobbyists all over the world to make this stuff happen. On the other hand, New Scientist has an article entitled Pentagon Read more…

By Thatch, ago