Last week I was able to participate in a "deputation" of concerned citizens (who happen to have a pretty strong set of software development credentials, as well as running bespoke develop
A democratic society can only function when the actors in that democracy, the citizen/voters, have trust in the mechanisms of that democracy.
I am reminded of a story about a chimpanzee who has only ever known a world inside an underground laboratory.
The word "Open" is appearing all over the marketing sphere these days.
This is a story about the sort of "open" that matters to me, and how I got to this point.
This post is about the apparently mysterious art of indicating (that's "using your blinkers" for any Americans reading this) when driving on New Zealand roads (although this is likely to be relevan
This post first appeared on my personal blog, published on 15/8/2012.