Tuesday, 26 May 2015

Contribution Day: “Hong Kong Guide” by Cecilia Dowd

Here are some tips of things to do, places to go if you ever go to Hong Kong. Word to the wise - it can be an intense place, so budget your energy! Keep an eye out for the free Timeout Magazine; it will have good tips on things, plus witty editorials :).

Wednesday, 20 May 2015

Net neutrality 101

A year ago I was talking about Net Neutrality in this blog (A view on Net Neutrality). Today I still find this topic quite relevant especially now with the latest criticism focusing on Internet.org a Facebook initiative that aims to take the Internet to everyone. Experts argued that social networking is building a "walled garden" where the poorest people will only have limited access to websites and services.

So let's talk again... what is Net Neutrality? Why does it matter? Keep on reading.

Fun Trivia I

There is a common English word that is nine letters long. Each time you remove a letter from it, it still remains an English word - from nine letters right down to a single letter. What is the original word, and what are the words that it becomes after removing one letter at a time?

Thursday, 22 January 2015

Economics: Deflation 101

Europe is now talking about a possible deflation... Do people really know what a deflation is? And why the drop of prices is normally perceived as a problem?

Tuesday, 6 January 2015

Suggestion: Meroo National Park

Meroo National Park is a pristine coastal playground near Ulladulla and Batemans Bay on the NSW South Coast, packed with natural beauty and things to do. Whether you are looking for a camping holiday, a weekend getaway and or just a secluded spot for swimming and a relaxing picnic, Meroo has something for you.

Saturday, 27 December 2014

2015 Suggestion: 100 Amazing How-To Sites to Teach Yourself Anything

Happy 2015!

Do you already have your new year's resolution list? Why not learning a new skill? Learning new skills and expanding your knowledge doesn’t have to cost you an arm and a leg. There are loads of free resources on the Web that can help you find instructional videos, tutorials and classes to learn a wide variety of skills from fixing basic car problems to speaking another language.

Do you want to know more?