Month: June 2006

I think I am in the wrong profession. I get sent a magazine called InsideGNSS which is about GPS type technology. With any other industry you are likely to get photos and pictures of things that are visually appealing. As …

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Right now it is 7AM and I have been up for only a few minutes. I was tempted to stay in bed a little longer, but last night I forgot to put a parcel out for the courier to pick …

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I mentioned earlier today that I had managed to burn the knuckles on my left hand on my soldering iron. Thankfully the burn is not hurting – not even the low level pain that I was expecting for many more …

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Ouch. I think that is the best way to some it up. I was doing some warranty work on some tracking units today and I managed to hit my knucles on my left hand with my soldering iron. I now …

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Two things on my agenda for today… FIrst is that I have a heap of programming to do… Maybe not a heap, but I have enough to keep me going. And I have some warranty work to do on some …

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Finally home after a day mostly working on the plane. Well apart from a few work emails and phone calls that is. Surprisingly, things were generally quiet today, and I was able to get the work done on the plane …

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I had a good day yesterday… In the morning I wrote I was battleing the international transfers system. Last night I had a call from the Banker in London to work out how to get the money to my account. …

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Some links… The SMH has a list of the 8 things that men do not want woment to know. I am not sure I agree with the lot but it is a good read. News.Com.AU is reporting that J.K. Rowling …

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Right now I am learning more than I even wanted to know about International funds transfers. I am trying to get funds into an account from a client in one country via a bank in another country. Of course each …

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Right now I am feeling a bit tired… It is 1:49 AM and half time in the World cup match between Australia and Italy. From my point of view Australia and Italy are fairly close with their performance. Australia seems …

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Australia Vs. Italy is on tonight, so I will get setting my alarm for about 12:55AM. The Game starts at 1AM and I want to be ready to see Australia thrash Italy. Or as is more likely, for Italy to …

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I was quite shocked with the fuel economy of my car on Friday. I was doing some errands, and needed to refil my car just before I came up to the shell service station on Lane Cove Road. I have …

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For some reason I woke up at 5:30 this morning, which to be frank to too darn early when I have no reason to do so, particularly in the middle of winter when things are getting a bit cool. After …

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Sometimes I am a bit dopey. A friends brother has just returned from Overseas, and was away for his birthday. So he is having a birthday party now that he is home. Having somewhat of a poor memory I was …

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Working on the plane today. Not sure exactly what we are working on but I suspect that it will be in the centre of the plane, around the seat area. There are predictions that international mobile call prices could ‘tumble’ …

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