Currently there is a bid on the go to host Wikimania 2008 in Cape Town and it is driven by Ian. Ian needs all the support he can get so please contact him if you can help in any way. Ian, please contact me should you need any assistance.
How good was it to see the Boks kick the Poms ass on Friday evening. I am sure that today the same will happen in the Twenty20.
A while ago I commented about the spy saga in F1. This past week McLaren was found guilty and stripped of all their constructors points and fined $100 million dollars. Why Alonso was not punished, I do not know since I believe he had a hand in all this?
Onto my RSS feed update:
- IBM —
The top 10 advantages of Lotus Quickr!
- Free /Open Source Software I use or recommend —
uTorrent 1.7.5 Build 4602
Google Earth 4.2.0196 Beta
Ad-Aware 2007 Reference File 0021.0000
Free Download Manager 2.5 Build 712
AVG Free Edition 7.5.487a1130
Pidgin 2.2.0 – replace all that IM tools.
FileZilla 3.0.1 RC1
- Linux —
Ubuntu Screencasts: Skype on Ubuntu Linux
Ubuntu Screencasts: Burning an Ubuntu CD using Infra Recorder
Ubuntu Screencasts: Burning an Ubuntu CD using Nero
Top Ten Rejected Ubuntu Version Names
Ubuntu Screencasts: Installing Ubuntu Part 2
Some Linux history – The 0.11 Release
- Interesting reads —
The Why and How of Establishing Your Web Persona by David Ing
Playing (Serious) Tricks on the Mind – Irwing Wladawsky-Berger
- How-to’s —
GRUB bootloader – Full tutorial
- Facebook —
Lessons Learned: #1 Don’t Get Too Excited!
- Security —
Never trust Microsoft – Stealthy Windows Update Raises Serious Concerns
Today, instead of a picture I am including the famous Youtube video shot in Kruger Park of the Buffalos, Lions and crocodile.