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#NSA loses bulk #metadata as Asio gains it? -rolls eyes-

We Aussies used to joke that being behind the rest of the world was a good thing because it allowed us to avoid the mistakes made by other countries. 324 more words

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Celtic Saint of the Day - October 28th

St. Dorbheneus, Abbot of Iona – no records

St. Eadsin of Canterbury

who crowned saint Edward the confessor

(Eadsige, Eadsine)

Saint Eadsige, known as the bishop of St. 597 more words

Feasts And Commemorations

Saint of the day October 21st- St. Hilarion

Statue created – c.1662-1667 The statue is part of the group of 24 that were installed between September 1662 and March 1667. Sculptor – unknown The work is not attributable to any other sculptors who made statues for this area. 382 more words

Feasts And Commemorations

The Rise and Fall of Ciudad Viagra

Barceloneta is a coastal town of just over 20,000 residents. Thirty years ago it was best known for the juiciness of its pineapples – but for eight years, from 1998 until 2006 – it was known as Ciudad Viagra. 207 more words


Transition Conference & Hub Meeting, come è andata?

Eccoci qua, dopo quasi tre settimane dall’ultima Transition Conference inglese, Giulio Pesenti Compagnoni prova a raccontarvi che cosa è successo. Giulio: “Di ben tre settimane ho avuto bisogno per digerire tutte le emozioni e trovare l’energia giusta per sedermi davanti allo schermo del pc e scrivere.  37 more words


Biggest ever property deal at Bandra Kurla BKC


In what is being termed as India’s biggest property deal, one of the largest pharmaceutical companies, Abbot India Ltd, has bought an office space in Godrej Bandra-Kurla Complex (BKC), Mumbai for Rs 1,479 crore, according to media reports. 102 more words