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Administration and Lectionary Collide.

After the last couple of days, life intrudes again. The sermon at equippers church was about praise getting you out of a jail. Needed, but that night there was a storm in the Midwest. And the power went out at the webhost. (No, this blog is not hosted in New Zealand. Latency matters). So instead […]

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Notes from a dying industry.

When I was a child the NZ Herald was two inches thick. I recall my father, who worked as an insurance agent, carefully going through the births every day to find new prospects to cold call, and the for sale section that was… thick. I got my first car via the classified advertisements. The paper […]

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Go Retro in 2018.

The first issue of 2018 is that Korora is not keeping up. They are moving to an annual update system. I run this on my main machine but given that there is no continuity with Fedora, and that Fedora only supports two versions of the distro, I’m wondering if it is stable enough. So I’m […]

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Principles of savings and investment.

This is kind of tutorial for Kiwis, with a some principes from Mike Cernovich on investing. Now, you may say that you should not be investing: that the current situation encourages nothing but debt. That would be true. But this is what I have learned. Generally by making these mistakes. Kill the credit cards. Yes, […]

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January Statistics

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Monthly Stats Report: 1 Jan – 31 Jan 2018 Project: Dark BrightnessURL: http://pukeko.net.nz/blog Summary   Page Loads Unique Visits First Time Visits Returning Visits Total 17,902 9,942 6,163 3,779 Average 577 321 199 122 On administration, I have disabled Gutenbergy, and added Matomo, which I can self host, as I have disabled google analytics.

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