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Interruptus Digitalis

Grandma’s old Kindle

Granny was given a Kindle as a gift. Never did create an amazon account or get it registered. I inherited it, that was fun (not). Looks like a Kindle 5th Generation running v4.1.0 software. Connects to WiFi but cannot *reach … Continue reading

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Find it, use it, cite it.

The frontiers of human knowledge are constantly pushed forward by researchers who find related work published in peer reviewed journals, use that work to guide their own questions and experiments and cite it when publishing their findings. This whole process … Continue reading

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HowTo: save FaceBook comments to excel using PowerBI

Ever wanted to save a bunch of FaceBook comments? Looking for a better way to find old posts that get buried in the timeline? Turns out that Microsoft PowerBI desktop (free download) and Excel (with PowerQuery COM Add-in) can help. The Short … Continue reading

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Well, well, well

Guess who’s been playing ‘Citizen Analyst’ with Microsoft PowerBI and open data from the Government of South Australia? How is this done? -> to share a powerBI report/visualisation to the web Fire up powerBI.com in web browser and login, find your … Continue reading

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Awesome earth visualisation: wind flow and more…

How cool is this? //embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js More at: earth.nullschool.net/about.html Even more: https://youtu.be/Lke-5yZw_A8 Fang – Mike Seyfang

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Freight trains of disruptive innovation

Ha – just stumbled upon this old (2012) DRAFT post. Guess I should add a ‘Government’ section! An attempt to characterise that light at the end of the tunnel so I can jump out of it’s way. Just in time. … Continue reading

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