It’s just all a bit human, really

It’s been an interesting week. It was sparked by watching Q and A (http://www.abc.net.au/tv/qanda/) on Monday. There was a Christian lobbyist, an atheist, a philosopher and politicians sitting side by side. It was edge-of-the-seat kind of stuff! I was cheering on my side, telling the TV and Twitter what I thought, and putting a couple…

On writing about social media

I’m writing about social media. There I said it. It’s for a university course I am doing. But I have no idea why I am writing about it. I’m this close to maybe changing the topic of the report to something more banal like Cloud computing. I had this grand idea about thinking up strategies…

Polymorphism

Early this morning I got an email from a friend who has been trying to grasp the concept of polymorphism and Java interface classes. I’ve no idea why seeing as he’s supposed to be in India soaking up the Goa-an sun. Anyway I emailed him a detailed explanation of what these concepts are but using…

The Pensieve

I sometimes find, and I am sure you know the feeling, that I simply have too many thoughts and memories crammed into my mind…. At these times… I use the Pensieve.  One simply siphons the excess thoughts from one’s mind, pours them into the basin, and examines them at one’s leisure.  ~J.K. Rowling, “The Pensieve,” Harry…