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Journalism equals Opinon vs Sensationalism vs Fact

Journalism equals Opinon vs Sensationalism vs Fact

  • 7th April 2014

“ Journalism justifies its own existence by the great Darwinian principle of the survival of the vulgarist. ”  — Oscar Wilde There has been alot of discussions in my house recently about Sensationalism vs Fact. The recent Australian Elections had set a new landscape for Australian media I feel. We…

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DrupalCon Sydney & that #hashtag

DrupalCon Sydney & that #hashtag

  • 11th February 2013

February 6th to 9th      http://sydney2013.drupal.org/ Well DrupalCon Sydney went off with a bang and was a fantastic event. I ran around for the large part of it performing my role as Social Media Lead. My role was made harder by the fact that there was a consorted spam attack…

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Seems Android is “attracting” Women

Seems Android is “attracting” Women

  • 28th October 2011

Was not happy with this article today, http://www.smh.com.au/digital-life/mobiles/nokia-playing-to-win-with-fir… mainly the comment, “Telsyte was seeing “all sorts” of people buying Android devices or saying that they wanted to buy Android devices, Mr Fadaghi said. “They’re not just nerdy males. We’re seeing a lot more females attracted to Android for the fact…

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Lesons learnt from “That Request”

Lesons learnt from “That Request”

  • 12th August 2011

My final response to the Beauty and the Geek email saga as I am labeling it. I will be attending future Geek Girl events and will continue to support it however I also think that lessons need to be learnt as we all learn lessons in life to make us…

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Beauty, the Geek and “that” request

Beauty, the Geek and “that” request

  • 10th August 2011

I recently received a request through Geek Girls asking if I wanted to take part in a Geek Girl event on TV. Little known to be it was for the Beauty and the Geek show in Australia (http://au.tv.yahoo.com/beauty-and-the-geek-australia/), a show which I feels increases the negative stereotype of both male…

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Refunds oh the joy of them

Refunds oh the joy of them

  • 11th July 2011

The problem with being un-well at the moment is proving to be the lack of support for refunds. I will be contacting companies tonight and expecting to have my DrupalCon tickets and training refunded however the airlines could be a pain. I would understand on normal circumstances not being able…

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