Ask Oxford: Free Online Dictionary

I was reading Planet Linux Australia and came across this:Ask Oxford the free online dictionary. It’s got sections: Ask The Experts Better Writing World Of Words Games and more I love the word games and I’m printing some out for Jessica for school too. It’s a good homeschool resource. Some of the harder games we’ll … [Read more…]

Good Online Linux Newbie Training Videos

I just found this site Free Online Linux Training Videos by Lancom Technologies. The videos play in your web browser you can’t download them. I watched the “Using Vi To Create And Save Text Files” one and it was very good. It didn’t make a lot of assumptions other than assuming that you already know … [Read more…]

linux.conf.au 2006, Writing, Housework, Tribbles

I haven’t heard yet if I’m going to speak at the next Linux.conf.au in Dunedin, New Zealand. I was supposed to hear by 30th Sept. but that was changed to yesterday 2 Oct. I’ve been checking my emails and checking my isp’s spam filtered messages like crazy. I’m going to have to do something else … [Read more…]

IE Security :-)

A friend posted this to the LinuxSA mailing list today. LinuxSA is my local Linux User Group. SA is South Australia. This one minute animation was created to help people understand Internet Explorer’s security levels. IE Security It’s funny.

Bettong.org

Bettong.org is a new group I’m involved with in South Australia. This is from our website-“As a community organisation, BETTONG.org is an acronym for Bettong Environment Technology and Training Open Network Group. Bettong.org is a group of people creating, developing and running community based projects (usually with a heavy tech flavour).We chose Bettong in the … [Read more…]

A New Dilemma

Well I guess this is a bit of a new dilemma for me. I’ve got so much work at the moment that I can’t do it all. My main priority is homeschooling Jess and I have to watch that I don’t take on too many things as I have a tendency to do that. Living … [Read more…]