If Norway can offer free universal health, pensions and education, why can’t Australia?

I raised the question of “If Norway can offer free universal health, pensions and education, why can’t Australia? Both countries are stable democracies, both have sizable immigrant populations, both are considered rich. Yet Norway has maintained national control of its natural resources whereas Australia is selling it all to multinationals. Time for a major rethink Australia?” on …

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Getting the most out of ello

You’ve decided to take the leap into the new social network called Ello. You’ve got your invite, you’ve joined, but what now? Keep in mind that you are one of the lucky ones to join – one of the few that are inside and will see the evolution of Ello! So rule 1# is – …

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Ello, Ello, Ello

Welcome to the newest social media site – ello.co I have read a lot about ello in the press, with many criticising it for its shortcomings. I suppose we have all become used to Google and its products – including gmail and google+ – which were in “Google Beta” for such a long time that …

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My Google+ Wishlist

With Vic Gundotra announcing that he is leaving Google, it might be time to start a “Google+ Wishlist”, of the stuff we would like to see implemented on Google+. Here is mine, although I must admit, it is not a full list. 1. The ability to include 2 videos in a post. In the same way …

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