Thanks to InternetNZ for suggesting that I'd be interested in this. You were right, I was and it was amazing! This last weekend I spent in sunny Ōtautahi (Christchurch) in the amazing surrounds of the Arts Centre (see the photo above if you don't believe me). It was the weekend of the second Great Southern Unconference or…Read more Te Hui Nui o Te Tai Tonga
This is a quick overview of PGP Encryption and how to use it yourself! Bulk surveillance violates everyone’s fundamental human rights, it makes free speech risky. This guide will explain what email encryption is (using a commonly known standard called PGP) and will teach you how to use a free tool called mailvelope. Remember, even…Read more PGP Encryption and why should you care?
In the current span of my career, i've had many and varied training courses but none have blown my mind like the one I did last week with Sandy and David from Nomad8. In fact, i've specifically done courses on facilitation in the past and I can honestly say none have even come close to…Read more Agile…or am I?
About a week ago, Amber Rudd, the Home Secretary in Britain announced that Britain would accept the children that were eligible to resettle in Britain from the refugee camp in Calais, France. These are unaccompanied minors (under 18 year olds) that currently have family in Britain. When the children started arriving, what should've been a…Read more The Shape of Things to Come?
This is a bit of a musing. Been at NZ Data Forum today. It's been great, as someone who works in a NFP, listening to corporates always gives me insights that I can't get in my tiny bubble. One speaker in particular caused this musing, but it is something that has been in my mind…Read more The internet of people
I am currently in the land of the Free. We've flown 14 hours to have a holiday in Washington DC and New York City with the family. It is amazing... I've never been in this part of the US before and it is everything popular media promised us it would be. Washington DC has amazing…Read more Pokémon Go and Reality
So this happened (image above obviously) I went to what seemed like a fairly exciting, if fairly normal She# event yesterday... and then three lightning talks later Rocky Heckman the business development manager from the Hololens team came up. The excitement was actually palpable! This was the super secret hush hush first ever demo of the…Read more Microsoft #hololens – a non-review