Monthly Archives: October 2007

My Coke Fest – SA Band Suggestions

Considering the fact that Big Concerts imho know little to nothing about South African rock bands, here’s a couple of my suggestions for the South African support acts. Love Jones in Joburg – they did Cape Town last year, but we love them up here. FotoNaDans – coming off an album launch it’ll be great to watch their act mature. The Hellphones – It’s high time for them to go with the big exposure. New …

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Korn, Muse at MyCokeFest 2008

Coke Fest is back. No, not the white powder up nose kind, the big red sugar water company kind. Here’s the link to the details. A seriously nice line up this time – Big Concerts are starting to figure this whole “big concert” thing out… Korn Muse Chris Cornell Kaiser Chiefs Good Charlotte The R600 burn in the back pocket for a golden circle is a bit nasty, but assuming none of the above bands …

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Eternal Bandwidth Blues

Brotherly chat. Sent at 12:41 PM on Tuesday Ryan: omg insane downloading at 1.2KB/sec \o/ Shaun: holee cow! peeps iz in my firewallz stealin mah intarwebz too Ryan: so its not an iburst thing? Shaun: no its an iburst thing too they throttle per tcp stream, especially during the day Ryan: its balls Shaun: they don’t have enough bandwidth to support what they have sold they have over 200 towers and a huge amount of …

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Xkcd on Sanitizing Input

xkcd – a webcomic of romance, sarcasm, math, and language.0

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Will Google Dodgeball Jaiku?

Hugh MacLeod over on gapingvoid just posted the news that Google has bought Jaiku. Here’s a quick description of the Jaiku product from their site: “Jaiku is an activity stream and presence sharing service that works from the Web and mobile phones.” And here’s a description of Dodgeball: Dodgeball is an SMS tool that lets you tell your friends when you are out doing something social so they can come join you.” Not much difference …

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