Tag Archives: Waugh Partners

Friends, partners, lovers, warriors…

Goodness me, Pipka and I were married four years ago today. What an adventure! It’s hard to believe how much we’ve achieved together in the last four years. Some musings… It feels like ages ago that Pia started a company, … Continue reading

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Perspective

Time for a little perspective on the Open Source industry in Australia… Yesterday, the ABS shipped some findings about digital game development companies: At end June 2007, there were 45 businesses in Australia involved in the provision of digital game … Continue reading

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Australian Open Source Industry & Community Report 2008

Dodging spanners and hospitals, we’ve managed to navigate the last stages of our Census project to deliver the Australian Open Source Industry & Community Report 2008! It has been incredibly satisfying to ship the report, as this project has been … Continue reading

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Foundations of Open: Technology and Digital Knowledge

While I share some disappointment in the lack of technology practitioners at the Australia 2020 Summit, I’m tickled pink to be presenting today at a feeder event, organised by the very mavenly Senator Kate Lundy. Foundations of Open: Technology and … Continue reading

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Australian Open Source Industry & Community Report Launch

Don’t forget — tomorrow night’s main event is the launch of the Australian Open Source Industry & Community Report, based on the results of the survey conducted by Waugh Partners. Make sure you RSVP! Grab the PDF version of the … Continue reading

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Flamboyant industry analyst

Very happy to read Rodney’s coverage of our “Meet the Open Source Industry” Roadshow breakfast event in Sydney this morning: Open source to help quell ICT trade deficit: Waugh. However, I disagree with his suggestion that I am “flamboyant”. I … Continue reading

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Australian Open Source Industry & Community Census 2007

Last week Pia and I launched the Australian Open Source Industry & Community Census, through which we aim to gather solid numbers about the local Open Source industry and community, and turn some perceptions around in the process. If you’re … Continue reading

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“Meet the Open Source Industry” Roadshow 2007

Later this month Pia and I will begin a trek around the nation to host “Meet the Open Source Industry” breakfasts in every capital city. Yes, yes, all of them — Darwin and Hobart included! 🙂 While we’re doing this … Continue reading

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Business Cards + Hackergotchi = Awesome

I was looking for something zesty to personalise our 2007 business cards, and stumbled on the idea of putting hackergotchis on them. At first I thought it would suck pretty badly, but on changing the effective DPI of the image … Continue reading

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Multifunction, but hold the printer

Apparently, I’m looking for a device designed for a very peculiar niche. If so, I figure the lazyweb is the most likely place to find answers about it: I’m looking for a scanner with built-in fax functionality, but without the … Continue reading

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