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Google street view...

Google put the street view for Christchurch live some weeks ago and I love it! What an amazying feat considering the effort involved in taking all those images (be interesting to know what kind of camera they used...), geo-referencing everything, streaming the service and so forth. For a different spin on Street View and privacy concerns in   more...

Agile failure?

At last weeks AUG meeting here in CHC a link to an online presentation was mentioned about an agile project failure. I believe that learning from your own mistakes (and to a lesser degree?) mistakes others have made is a pretty good way to advance in any area and it therefore makes sense to look at information such as the one found in the   more...

Snow in CHC

The day after returning from Samoa it snowed in Christchurch! Snow on the Skifields in the Southern Alps has been really good in general so we thought we drive out to the closest Skiearea, the Porters (about 85km). We had fantastic weather, bobsled down the Castle Hills and enjoyed a little snow ball fight   more...

Samoa

We spend a lovely week on Samoa - or to be precise in the Coconuts Beach Club on Upolu :) We enjoyed the sun, constant 30°C, snorkelling, kayaking, food, cocktails at sunset and our overwater fale. Oh, and we did get a little  carried away with the underwater fotos... BTW; pretty awesome to be staying in a place where you can step   more...