Checking out Google+

So after going on an extreme information diet last year, it appears that I’ve made a return to Google+. Why? (Probably more importantly who really cares?) It can be attributed to my recent switch from the iPhone 4 to the Samsung Galaxy Note II. So of course with all things Android, the Google ecosystem becomes […]

Extreme information diet

I’ve been on an extreme information diet lately. I need my space. I need less crap in my timeline. It is not you, it is me. I’m trying to keep my timeline clean. Surprisingly I’m longing for phone calls and chats around the braai, speaking to people in person, not via another sms, email, tweet […]

Sounds of silence

Hello blog, my old friend I’ve come to talk with you again Because a visitor softly clicking Left a comment while I was sleeping And the comment that was planted Still rings out “Why the sound of silence?” With respect to the original ‘The Sounds of Silence’ by Simon and Garfunkel.

5 years of blogging

Just a quick mental note to say that I’ve been blogging for just over 5 years now. The Aquila Online blog kicked off on 10 September 2004 (Yes, yes I know. I missed my own blog-birthday) and is still going. These things still amaze me. So without much Pomp and Circumstance – Happy birthday blog.