Yellow Pages sales proposal point to Telecom shifting direction towards wholesale?

, posted: 23-Aug-2006 09:51

Is Telecom New Zealand starting to drift rudderless in the new regulatory environment that's coming up, and which will see the incumbent telco be subjected to competition in many areas that it currently holds a protected monopoly in?

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Outrageously camp football referee caught on camera

We saw plenty of controversial refereeing in the World Cup 2006 games, some of which appeared to decide the outcome of the games much to the chagrin of players and fans alike.

However, there was nobody like the football adjudicator in th (read the entire post)...



Where do you find jobs at Ferrit?

, posted: 18-Aug-2006 17:04

If you want a job at Telecom's "Trade Me Killer" Ferrit, where would you look for one?

Well, not on Ferrit, because they don't have a sits vacant bit.

Head over to Trade Me Jobs of course!

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Siemens and Orcon get together for a $30 million ADSL2+ network

, posted: 18-Aug-2006 11:57

Although Telecom New Zealand and its supporters insist that the new regulation introduced by Cunliffe will lead to no investment by competitors who instead will only "leech" off the existing infrastructure, the reality is shaping up quite differently (read the entire post)...



Internet makes Mel Gibson eat his anti-semitic words

, posted: 17-Aug-2006 14:11

Doesn't matter if you own half of Malibu, on the 'Net you're just a schmuck.

"Mel Gibson: Jew-hating Schmuck - Director's cut extended"


"Mel Gibson Hates Jews rap"


"Mad Mel versus Jew Boy"
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Just don't do it!

, posted: 17-Aug-2006 13:28

You know what it's like. There's a pristine loo in front of you, and you feel an irrepressive urge. That urge tells you to take all kinds of things - hankies, cups, nappies, sanitary towels, razors, soap, beer bottles, hands, you name it - an (read the entire post)...



Culinary calamities

, posted: 14-Aug-2006 21:33


I love eating out, but every now and then things go wrong. Horribly wrong. Chefs snort the wrong spice and get creative with it, usually by having a fusion grand mal fit. Sadly, people are too bullied and tastebud numbed to say anything.
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Bismillah! We will not let you go!

, posted: 12-Aug-2006 22:52

Heavy metal? I could give it up tomorrow if I wanted to.

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Bad Buggy Beta 3 of Internet Explorer 7

, posted: 12-Aug-2006 11:32

The third beta of Internet Explorer 7 has been getting up my nose a lot lately. It is supposed to be the almost-ready version of IE7, as the browser was declared feature-complete after Beta 2 and only bug fixes and interface tweaks would make it into (read the entire post)...



Windows Vista TPM kills off third-party security software?

, posted: 11-Aug-2006 16:46

Vista spells the end of third-party security software for Windows.

That seems to be the gist of what Oliver Friedrichs writes about over on the Symantec Security Response Weblog.

Friedrichs points to some disturbing side-effec (read the entire post)...





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