I was meant to be getting a flight tomorrow morning to Brussels, but it has been cancelled due to a strike. Fortunately I was able to rebook myself on a flight to Paris (CDG) where I'll be able to pickup a TGV to Brussels. More than a little annoying and it means I've had to cancel my lunch plans for tomorrow. On the upside I get to spend a couple of hours on French soil, … [Read more...] about Airline Strikes Making A Mess Of My Plans
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Over the last few months there has been a lot of "talk" about building a knowledge economy and promoting Irish jobs etc etc. So this lunchtime I thought I'd have a quick look at what the main Irish political parties are actually doing ie. are they walking the walk? The methodology I used was pretty simple - I used the DNS for their main site ie. www.partyname.tld (most of them … [Read more...] about Irish Political Parties Talk About Knowledge Economy Yet Host Overseas?
Since I rejigged my travel plans for later this month / beginning of next month, I will now be spending a few days in Prague. I've never been to Prague, though I almost went about 17 years ago. That time I had a choice between going east and going south and since it was cold I opted to head south to Palermo. So what would people recommend I see? Any tips would be welcome! … [Read more...] about Things To Do In Prague?
One of the things that I've been getting a bit of a kick out of over the last few months is coming up with new and slightly off the wall ways to push various products. Let's face it - domains and hosting aren't that exciting. It's not as if we are selling race cars or working in Hollywood .. But there's no reason why we can't have a little bit of fun with something and try to … [Read more...] about Pushing Domains With Silly Ideas
I was planning on spending a couple of days in Brussels at the end of the month, as I have to attend a Eurid Registrar Advisory Board meeting. I was also planning on going to Prague for DomainFest.. I hadn't been planning on attending the CENTR meeting in Brussels. All that has changed. Now I'm speaking on a panel at the CENTR meeting, am spending a few days in Prague being a … [Read more...] about Travel Plans Getting Complicated – My Mini-European Tour