In the air and enjoying the Sky Bed

Finally in the air and enjoying the Sky Bed in the business class upgrade with Singapore Airlines after an incredible amount of hassle. The upgrade came through this morning (Saturday) but their ticketing office is closed in Sydney on Saturday. Guess what? You have to go to the ticketing office in order to pick up the upgrade vouchers. It seems pretty absurd given the days of electronic communications that they can’t just put it all through on their booking system.

Shame this will have to be sent from Singapore airport, I was hoping to be cheesy and send it via an Internet connection in the ‘plane, but alas there is none. There’s an RJ45 socket in the seat though, I wonder what would happen if I plugged in…?

Turkey Bombing

Can’t say I’m too happy about the bombing in Turkey just on the eve of making my way over there. I’m sure it will be okay, I spent enough time in London whilst the IRA were blowing things up from time to time. Hope I don’t eat my words…

Mobile Spam

This is an article that I wrote a while back for the Sydney Morning Herald and The Age in Australia. The original link to and title is Protecting the extension of your personal space amd examines the issues of spam and privacy in the mobile arena. Thought I would post the link up here for posterity as well as for any editors looking for future writing from me.

The article follows in full – click on “Continue reading…” below.

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