Tag: internet

November 30, 2006 / / Technical Discussions

Back in the days when I worked for Case Communications (long since renamed) we set up private networks for companies that were dedicated. Around the time I left in ’87 we were introducing “clouds” for shared bandwidth and connections – early internets. But they were still private and managed by a company you would have a contract with.

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Now we have this amazing thing call the internet with hubs all around the world that your request for information must pass through on it’s way to the server that hosts the site.

As an end user I have a contract with my local ISP to connect me to the cloud but how can they be responsible for any problems I may encounter in my search for information and entertainment?

October 24, 2006 / / Technical Discussions

This is a term used in the ’80s to describe mass immigration to NZ by people from the Asian region.

While this has changed NZ I believe it’s for the better and don’t have any problem with the changing face of our country.

But the global community needs to get ready for

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