I grew up with parents who lived through the most recent tangible existential threats to humanity - World War II and the Cold War (in the US and Europe).
Hello members of the Committee. I thank you for taking the time to listen to me this vital matter.
Here's a tip for all of you talented, would-be tech entrepreneurs.
Over the years quite a few folks - representing businesses and organisations - have asked: "give me some reasons why we should be open sourcing our code".
For some people, there's a sense of security in fast food restaurants. For the most part, they've got something right: consistency.
I've seen a lot of National voters recently opining that the NZ National Party should partner with the NZ Greens rather than NZ First (and Winston Peters, aka the "Winbot") to form a government.
For New Zealand voters who are struggling to make sense of the current voting landscape, I implore you to read the following and act on your conscience: Vote!