Monthly Archives: February 2011

Australia’s National Broadband Network: The Neo-Luddites Versus the Vision Thing.


We’ve seen and heard it in all in the various media about how the National Broadband Network (NBN) will be a financial and technological disaster.  That wireless is better, that the NBN is more expensive and slower than Korea’s, that … Continue reading

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Australia Day, A New Flag and Cutting The Apron Strings.


On Wednesday of last week we celebrated “We’re Still Tied to Britain’s Apron Strings”, otherwise known as “Australia Day”.  As usual the spectre of us actually becoming a truly independent nation with a flag that we could actually call our … Continue reading

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