Monthly Archives: August 2007

Embedding Google Calendars

Spectacular! I’ve just noticed that it is possible to embed Google Calendars in a blog post or website! This is going to be very useful for events like the it@cork conference, or multi-week events like the blog training course I … Continue reading

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Buffalo TeraStation 2tb Home server review

I bought a Buffalo TeraStation 2TB NAS box the other day. It arrived today – Wohoo! The NAS box has 4 x 500mb drives in an external box (see above). The box has an ethernet port at the back allowing … Continue reading

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Senior telecoms architect for hire

I don’t normally do this kind of thing but I am making an exception in this case. My brother-in-law has recently started looking for a new job. He’s an extremely high-powered telecoms guy, currently based in the US. From his … Continue reading

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Cork-based telecoms firm raises €5m

Pat Phelan’s Cubic Telecom have released details of €5m worth of investment they have received. Cubic Telecom is the parent company of the Roam4free and Yak4ever brands. From the release Cubic has raised a EUR3.5M investment from private backers in … Continue reading

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Starting school today!

My older boy Tomás is starting school today. He has been looking forward to it all summer. I’m proud and happy and sad all at the same time. My little boy is growing up.

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mobiseer (mobile social bookmarking) needs more work

Nubiq have just launched the beta version of their second product – Mobiseer. Mobiseer is a social bookmarking tool for your phone. I wrote about their earlier product, Zinadoo – a website creation tool for mobile websites, last May. Mobiseer … Continue reading

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