Today might be St Patrick's Day, but yesterday was "ME Day"I've always liked the .me domain name. It just makes sense!So yesterday afternoon I attended their "bash" across the street from the Austin Convention Centre and the Hilton in downtown Austin. The event, which was sponsored by Domain.com, was part of the #SXSW 2015 crazyThe guys at .me were doing some fun … [Read more...] about #MEDay Hero
I spent the first two weeks of 2015 in Las Vegas attending CES and then NamesCon. After over two weeks I was looking forward to going home. I was "done". I was meant to be flying Las Vegas - JFK - Dublin, leaving Vegas Friday morning and arriving into Dublin the following morning.Unfortunately, as can happen, there were weather issues at JFK which led to flights destined … [Read more...] about A Mixed Bag of Experiences With Delta & Air France Customer Service
I was only at Web Summit for one day this year - long boring story, but I was delighted to see this keynote by Gary Vaynerchuk:Via … [Read more...] about Gary Vaynerchuk At Web Summit
On Friday night I was awarded with the overall Net Visionary award by the Irish Internet Association.I'm still in a state of shock. Conn shot the entire thing.And yes, the award itself is damn big! … [Read more...] about A rather big award!
This morning I was listening to the news on RTE radio, as I do most weekday mornings. I was shocked to hear that our "beloved" government is considering slashing 3rd level grants. (Oddly the article I linked to suggests that the grants currently aren't means tested - they were when I had one)I attended the University of Limerick between 1994 and 1998 as an undergraduate. … [Read more...] about Cutting Student Grants Is Dumb