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Your guide to International Talk Like a Pirate Day

Did you know that Krispy Kreme gives out free doughnuts to people who talk and dress like pirates on September 19th? “What is so special about September 19th?” I hear you say. The question you should be asking is “What be … Continue reading

Internet Troll?

A survival guide to dealing with trolls on the Internet

“It’s been my policy to view the Internet not as an ‘information highway’, but as an electronic asylum filled with babbling loonies.” – Mike Royko Royko, a Pulitzer Prize-winning Chicago journalist, uttered these words some time before his death in … Continue reading


How Social Media Changed My Life (Part 2)

Previously I wrote about how, as a child, social media afforded me a degree of freedom and agency I’d never experienced in the ‘real world’. The protection of anonymity helped me to freely explore the Internet, satisfying my cravings for … Continue reading

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iiNet Microsoft Lync: Helping our business customers communicate better

At iiNet, we rely on communication between staff in order to solve customer issues quickly, and create awesome new products. With our employees spread across many offices in different time zones, we often face challenges with knowing when people are … Continue reading

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How social media changed my life

I was 10 when I discovered the internet. I remember being very wary of it at first. Partly because it seemed too good to be true; partly because I was scared of being punished for looking at something I wasn’t … Continue reading

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