NBN or Bust

David DoepelIn the 1990s, Korea (actually, Seoul) got wired up with very fast local broadband; 100Mb Internet became accessible to all when the rest of the world was largely still on dialup (it says something that 100Mb access still fast more than a decade later).  There was no way to use all of that bandwidth at the time but it was there, so people started inventing

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Posted at 11pm on 17/08/10 | No Comments » | Filed Under: POV

Okay, so that was the Boom…

TED SpreadHappy to finally be back in Perth after another two weeks circling the globe.  What a ride it’s been though, watching the world’s markets fall apart close-up and in real time.

I don’t like the way that so much of the world’s press and politicians are talking about panic — in the US they were even threatened with Martial

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Posted at 4pm on 15/10/08 | No Comments » | Filed Under: Rant