List of Buildings to be Demolished in Christchurch

List of Buildings to be Demolished in Christchurch

128 buildings are to be demolished in Christchurch’s city centre following the 22nd February earthquake. 128. It’s just a number. But when you start putting names to the businesses that were in those buildings, suddenly the extent of the damage becomes very real. These are the building that will be either demolished (or have already been demolished), will be partially demolished or will need extensive work to make them...
A St. Patrick’s Day Joke

A St. Patrick’s Day Joke

It’s all been a bit heavy on this website recently with stories of carnage and destruction so here’s something a bit more light-hearted for St. Patrick’s Day. An Englishman, a Scottish man (why is that not one word?) and an Irishman are all on a runway trying to smuggle themselves aboard an Air New Zealand plane for a free flight. They find some sacks and decide to each hide...

Follow us on Twatter

So I was just typing in the Twitter URL to sign into my massively influential Twitter account (as said by 3% of my 33 followers in a recent survey that I didn’t really complete) and then suddenly I thought to myself “Hey … I wonder if anyone has ever typed in twatter.com by mistake? And what do ya know! www.twatter.com exists! Check out these screenshots below. Twatter is not...

3 Steps to Dowloading Playstation Updates via PC

Don’t we all just love Playstation system updates? You rush home, jump on the PS3 to start your game and then you have to wait an ice age for some ESSENTIAL new update to install. And what does the update do? It changes the layout of your photo gallery. If you’re like me, your Playstation 3 will download updates a lot slower than your PC connection. But did you...
Tagged. Are you kidding me?

Tagged. Are you kidding me?

In my job (as head of the resistance in a bunker deep under Christchurch, New Zealand), I need to be knowledgeable about social media. For this reason, I try to keep ahead of the social wave (I don’t know if it’s called that. I just made it up) and so when I saw “Tagged” mentioned as a social media tool, I signed up for an account. I added the...
Facebook Status Update

Facebook Status Update

Coffee. Coffee is on my mind, Facebook. Thank you for asking. Would you like one too? How do you take it? It’s rude not to answer, you know. You’re always asking me “What’s on your mind?” and I’m always responding but you never answer. Ever thought of opening up a bit of two-way dialogue there Facebook? How about you share for a change. To be frank, Facebook, I’m feeling...