My Musings

January 31, 2011

Margin Call

Booking a Victorian ski trip over the wettest weekend during the season, investing in JB Hi-Fi three months out from…

January 22, 2011

..and you think myki is messed up now!

myki (pronounced /ˈmaɪ.kiː/ ‘My-key’) is the contactless ticketing system being intoduced across Victorian public transport. Thus far, it’s also considered to be a fairly colossal f*ck…

January 12, 2011

When Foursquare gets scary

  Out of what-seems-like nowhere, location-aware social media tools with names like “Foursquare“, “Gowalla“, “Facebook Places“, and “I know what…

January 6, 2011

Longstraws 2010 in review

The stats helper monkeys at mulled over how Longstraws did in 2010, and provided a high level summary of my overall blog health.

January 3, 2011

Product Testing Westpac’s Bluechip 20

General Advice Warning: The information contained on this web site is general in nature and does not take into account…