Almost zero change this month with most Councillors and Mayor appearing to be away on leave. Interestingly, the number of “news releases” from the Council spin machine moved well away from propaganda […]
Open Blog: GotB: Keeping the Council and the Airport honest, or will Tangaroa have the last word anyway?
Over the last couple of months two important developments occurred regarding the proposed Wellington Airport Runway Extension: Its $90m co-funding by Council found its way into the LTP – despite significant opposition […]
Ingress was released in 2012 under open beta. It’s an augmented reality game developed by a Google startup called Niantic Labs. It has a strong science fiction back story and uncovers a […]
I made the fatal mistake of watching “Seven Sharp” last night. My wife warned me not to. I should have listened. This was after attempting to watch One News, which had riled […]
Today after raids across the top of the North Island ten people have been arrested and dozens more are in for questioning after Police targeted the Head Hunters on a range of […]
Wellington remains the Capital of New Zealand this week celebrating its 200th anniversary. Despite many challenges over the last fifty years the city remains in good heart. We take a look at […]
In my last blog I wrote about the rise and rise of “Churnalism” in New Zealand, quantity over quality content based media models that are dumbing down the industry by the day. If […]