Monthly Archives: December 2006

Following the Sydney-Hobart Yacht Race

It’s that time of year again, just after the Christmas pud’ has settled and the yachts are off in the the 2006 Sydney to Hobart yacht race. This race lends itself to being watched from the comfort of your computer … Continue reading

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Santa, please return to base …

“Santa, please return to base … the vehicle is not to be used for private purposes.” Google Earth’s Santa Tracker was a pretty popular addition at our house on Christmas Eve. Now it appears that he is back at the … Continue reading

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Manga comes to Melbourne for the holidays

The NGV (National Gallery of Victoria) currently has the Tezuka: the Marvel of Manga exhibition; 3 November 2006 – 28 January 2007. Tezuka: the Marvel of Manga TEZUKA Osamu is heralded as an icon of the Japanese manga movement; acknowledged … Continue reading

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Google – Top Searches 2006

The Google Zeitgeist look back at 2006: Google.com – Top Searches in 2006 bebo myspace world cup metacafe radioblog wikipedia video rebelde mininova wiki Bebo seems to be a strange one at the top of the list. A social networking … Continue reading

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SportsRacer Holiday MySpace Adoption Program

“Shhh… So I was on myspace today and I have 2200 Friends. But I started to think about all the people out there with very few friends. People who might be feeling lonely. So, we have to adopt someone. Lets … Continue reading

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Mac OS-X Software Toolkit [snapshot]

Current base image is based on Mac OS X v 10.4.8 (PPC/Intel) APPLICATIONS-HELPERS Adobe Reader 8.0 Full Mac10.4.3 – 10.4.8 Intel/PPC [A] Adobe Reader 7.0.8 Full Mac10.2.8 – 10.4 PPC [A] Adobe Flash Player 9 [A] Adobe Shockwave Player 10.1.1.016 … Continue reading

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Firefox version 2.0.0.1 is now available via auto-update.

Firefox version 2.0.0.1 is now available via auto-update. The Mozilla Security Center gives the following information; Security Update (December 19, 2006): Security updates have been issued for Firefox and Thunderbird that fix critical security vulnerabilities. All users should install these … Continue reading

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