Sad day for Australian Internet users

MINISTER for Communications Stephen Conroy has vowed to push on with his controversial internet filtering scheme, despite a barrage of criticism. Senator Conroy told The Sun-Herald that internet advocacy groups such as GetUp! were ''deliberately misleading'' the Australian public about the scheme, which will refuse classification to illegal and socially unacceptable web pages. The legislation, … Continue reading Sad day for Australian Internet users

Why do people use the term “Photoshop” ?

Be warned this is a rant! It really erks me when I hear the term "Oh did you Photoshop that?" but what they really mean is that you have altered an image (from original) using some software to do something that wasn't in the original image. Now do a search with your favorite search engine and see … Continue reading Why do people use the term “Photoshop” ?

Why do people use the term "Photoshop" ?

Be warned this is a rant! It really erks me when I hear the term "Oh did you Photoshop that?" but what they really mean is that you have altered an image (from original) using some software to do something that wasn't in the original image. Now do a search with your favorite search engine and see … Continue reading Why do people use the term "Photoshop" ?

ADSL2+ now a reality

Effective from today my Internet connection has a boost in speed! I'm now on ADSL2+ (Internode)  So no longer am I locked at 1500/256 at the time of writing, my connection speed is ... And I'm no longer on the Davey street exchange! (Telstra equipment) So a small win, Just have to wait and see … Continue reading ADSL2+ now a reality

SPAM! Did I get your attention ?

Well as we are forced daily to deal with unwanted stuff, weather this be Email, catalogues, To the House Holder or even now on Skype! I've recently been getting a lot of request from so called "contacts" wanting to be added, but they have spam in their request (mainly aimed at anatomy enlargement!) In Skype … Continue reading SPAM! Did I get your attention ?