Vote 2020 x 4

It's no secret I shall be #PartyVoteGreen and likely to be Labour Paul Eagle for my Rongotai electorate. I shall also be Yes for both referenda.Now that's that out of the way you should of course ignore it and do what you feel is right.First of all I would urge you to VOTE! Make sure you're enrolled and your details are up-to-date: that, no really I can wait, off you go, check your details ... Ok, good. This year from Wednesday 2nd September (overseas) / Saturday 5th September (in NZ) to 7pm on Saturday 19th September you get to vote on one or more of the following:The makeup of ParliamentParty voteYour local MPCannabis legalisation and control referendumEnd of Life Choice referendumYou can vote via post, look out for your voting papers later this month, or in person at many voting booths around Aotearoa New Zealand.
That's who (YOU!), when, where, how, and I shall assume you know why. If you don't…

An email time capsule

Image hosted by Photobucket.comThis sounds intriguing. Receiving an email from yourself in 20 years would not just be weird and quite cool it's also a grand attempt at trying to have a computer system actually working in 20 years (maybe answering some of the Web 0.4a comments)

20 years ago (1985), who was on-line let along having the Internet as part of their everyday life. Here's a little reminder of the computers and mobile phones we used:

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So, imagine what it might look like in 20 years when you (if) receive your email via the Interweb 4.0 digital implant on the moon as you scoot around using your jet pack to check up on the robot farm.

Meg: still inside