Monthly Archives: June 2011

Don’t Rely On Anyone Next Month!

Here we are again, preparing for another 3 weeks without sleep. Online Tour de France 2011 – The Tour 2011 SBS: Tour de France 2011: Home [SBS] Tour de France 2011 Live Dashboard [SteepHill.TV] Tour De France: Stages, Route Maps … Continue reading

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Banff Mountain Film Festival 2011 (YouTube Reprise)

A revisit to the 2011 Banff Mountain Film Festival movies via YouTube.

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Mac OS X v10.6.8

On 23 Jun 2011, Apple released Security and OS updates. These updates fix a number of vulnerabilities, impacts include data disclosure and arbitrary code execution. … some folks seem to have issues after applying the update and are subsequently unable … Continue reading

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This weeks links (2011-06-27)

You are at the airport ……… your flight has been cancelled due to volcanic ash clouds ……. you and your mates are getting very restless …… what do you do? Go for a bike ride through the terminal ……. of … Continue reading

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Music Monday #064 – Bushwackers Band

Just back on deck after a weekend of camping, how about we follow that up with some bush dance music? Don’t mind if I do 😉 Bushwackers Band The Bushwackers Band, often simply The Bushwackers, is an Australian folk and … Continue reading

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Firefox 5.0

Firefox v.5.0 was released 21nd June 2011 Mozilla has released Firefox 5.0 for Windows, Mac and Linux and it is the First Web Browser to Support Do Not Track on Multiple Platforms. This version includes more than 1,000 improvements and … Continue reading

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This weeks links (2011-06-20)

In brief: * Navigating the net like a digital native (2011-Jun-19) [The Age] Some reading/listening:

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Music Monday #063 – New Wheels

Something different this weeks Music Monday, some driving based tunes as we picked up some new wheels on the weekend 🙂 And now for some music …

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LulzSec leaks 62,000 login combinations

LulzSec leaks 62,000 login combinations in a 2.3MB text file [1]. have created a search tool [2] which is using exact matching so if you search “” you get the confidence inspiring “Your information has not been released to … Continue reading

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[TED] Jack Horner: Building a dinosaur from a chicken

Renowned paleontologist Jack Horner has spent his career trying to reconstruct a dinosaur. He’s found fossils with extraordinarily well-preserved blood vessels and soft tissues, but never intact DNA. So, in a new approach, he’s taking living descendants of the dinosaur … Continue reading

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