Brisbane Floods – the View from Fig Tree Pocket and University of Queensland

Well some of the people dropping by this blog may be interested to see a short video of the floods that have recently devastated Brisbane. The irony is that you wouldn’ t have known about the floods where I was – I live on a hill – but they were real enough when you went …

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Using solar power in Brisbane to power my home with Origin Energy

Disclaimer:  my wife works for Origin Energy.  But this material was prepared for my brother-in-law and so I thought it was of sufficient interest to post to my blog.  We’re putting this deal in (unless they find that our roof space is insufficient). This is not a special deal for employees at the time of …

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Phd Confirmation Document – Progress

I am really having to pull my finger out and get together this confirmation document for my phd. A confirmation is the first major milestone of the phd, and it is essentially the first ‘gate’ to be passed to show that the phd candidate has what it takes to get their doctorate. I still have …

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Indooroopilly, Brisbane Flooding 20 May 2009

This is a video of Russell Terrace I took about 5pm today.  I tried to go through here at 3pm, and it was definitely flooded and impassable then! Came back 20 minutes later and it was all gone… so went down for a walk there and took a video, not realising Spencer had done it …

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The effect of the use of business technologies upon user knowledge: a qualitative methodology literature review

Context This blog pot is an assignment I wrote for my subject at University of Queensland.  Since it is never likely to be published anywhere, I did the next best thing – turn it into a serious looking blog post.  Somewhat more of an experiment than anything else.  Author:  Micheal Axelsen 1 Introduction This paper …

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