SxSW Panel Picker; vote for my panels if you like ‘em

by oneafrikan on August 27, 2008

So it’s almost time to start thinking about making our way over to Texas for SxSW… Earlier this year I did a panel entitled Building a Startup You Love (is Hard) – download pdf – which I think went down (…)

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Fortune favours the brave; but the brave are motivated by favours of another kind

by oneafrikan on August 27, 2008

I’m getting some interesting nuggets coming in via the little news feed at the top of Gmail… This one looks at why soldiers are motivated by glory, despite the risks – makes for good reading if you’re interested in natural (…)

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Cheaper, fast internet on schedule for Africa next year

by oneafrikan on August 26, 2008

Good news if you’re in SA… ;-) _ Cheaper, fast internet on schedule for Africa next year – South Africa – The Good News The construction of a 15,000 km fibre optic undersea cable is on schedule and set to go live (…)

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Bolt destroys 100m field in Olympics, WTF!!

by oneafrikan on August 17, 2008

If you haven’t already, check this out: _ BBC SPORT | Olympics | Athletics | Video – Bolt destroys 100m field Jamaica’s Usain Bolt blows away the rest of the men’s 100m field to claim the Olympic gold medal and (…)

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Olympian Phelps’ unusual diet

by oneafrikan on August 17, 2008

I’ve been doing a bit of reading on diet, nutrition, calories, metabolism etc etc, towards my goal of getting fitter, and I found this very interesting: _ BBC NEWS | World | Asia-Pacific | Food for fuel: Olympian Phelps’ unusual (…)

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South African languages and culture humour – worth a watch!

by oneafrikan on August 5, 2008

Check it out if not already, quite a gas ;-)